Bethlehem, New York 

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Population

34,912

+4.6% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.0%

Median Income

$92,188

Median Home Price

$275,000

Best Places to Live in Bethlehem, New York

Capital city complex - East-central New York, along the Hudson River160 miles north of New York City. August, June and July are the most pleasant months in Bethlehem, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Diverse economy
-Educated population
-Nearby recreation
Cons
-Harsh winters
-Entertainment
-Cost of living

Local Listings in Bethlehem
 $451,000 
176 Orchard St
Bed 3 | Bath 4 | 2990 SqFt
 $495,000 
97 Wright Ln
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 3452 SqFt
 $369,900 
234 Jericho Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 2 | 1890 SqFt

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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City: Bethlehem
Zip Codes: 12054 12159 12158 12077 12161
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 292 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Bethlehem is 3.0% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Bethlehem jobs have increased by 0.5%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Bethlehem's cost of living is 16.0% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Bethlehem's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
August, June and July are the most pleasant months in Bethlehem, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Albany county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Bethlehem's population is 34,912 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 4.6%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 21.4 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Bethlehem is $275,000. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 1.5%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Bethlehem public schools spend $16,533 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.3 students per teacher in Bethlehem. More Education


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Housing Market in Bethlehem

It's a good time to buy in Bethlehem. Home Appreciation is up 1.5% in the last 12 months. Browse Bethlehem Real Estate

The median home price in Bethlehem is $275,000. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Special Education - 6/8/2008
The schools in BCSD provide exceptional support for children having special needs in speech, fine motor skills, attention defecit, and other areas. Each child is given... Read More

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NEW LISTINGS IN BETHLEHEM
$451,000
176 Orchard St
Bed 3 | Bath 4

$495,000
97 Wright Ln
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$369,900
234 Jericho Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 2

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