The unemployment rate in Albany is 6.7% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Albany jobs have increased by 1.6%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Albany's cost of living is 23.5% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
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In the last Presidential election, Dougherty county remained overwhelmingly Democratic, 69.6% to 29.6%. More Voting Stats
Albany's population is 70,839 people. Since 2020, it has had a population decline of 3.0%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 18.3 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Albany is Real Estate: $98,200
. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -2.4%.
Albany public schools spend $9,738 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.4 students per teacher in Albany. More Education