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Schenectady (zip 12302), New York   Add Favorite    1 Reviews | Review This Place




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Pros

-Diverse economy
-Educated population
-Nearby recreation

Cons

-Harsh winters
-Entertainment
-Cost of living


What Bert Has To Say About Albany-Schenectady-Troy Metro Area


The Albany area includes six counties, the cities of Troy and Schenectady and the historic Saratoga Springs area to the north. An assortment of commercial and state government activities support this state capital. Downtown Albany area is modern with a number of historic sites and an attractive waterfront. Suburbs are fairly nondescript. There is an assortment of mostly small arts and cultural amenities throughout the metropolitan area. Schenectady is an older industrial center known once for producing railroad locomotives and known past and present as a major center for the General Electric Company.


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Highlights


  • Profile: Capital city complex
  • Time zone: Eastern Standard Time
  • Elevation: 292
  • Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
  • City: No City
  • Zip Codes: Schenectady (zip 12302)

Quick Facts About Schenectady


    ECONOMY
    The unemployment rate in Schenectady (zip 12302) is 3.50 percent(U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Schenectady (zip 12302) jobs have Increased by 1.26 percent.
    COST OF LIVING
    Compared to the rest of the country, Schenectady (zip 12302)'s cost of living is 2.10% Higher than the U.S. average.
    POPULATION
    As of 2014, Schenectady (zip 12302)'s population is 27,809 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 0.62 percent.
    TRANSPORTATION
    Average Commute time is 22 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes.
    REAL ESTATE
    The median home cost in Schenectady (zip 12302) is $170,100. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 6.19%.
    SCHOOLS
    Schenectady (zip 12302) public schools spend $17,169 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 13 students per teacher in Schenectady (zip 12302).

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  6/21/2011
Wonderful Small Town

I grew up in Scotia and although I felt there was not much to do there then, I realize that it is a great small town to raise a family. There is not much as far as... (Read More)

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