Cohoes, New York 

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Population

16,538

2% Decline

Unemployment Rate

4.0%

Median Income

$44,534

Avg. Home Price

$176,500

Best Places to Live in Cohoes, New York

Capital city complex - East-central New York, along the Hudson River160 miles north of New York City
Pros
-Diverse economy
-Educated population
-Nearby recreation
Cons
-Harsh winters
-Entertainment
-Cost of living

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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.


QUICK FACTS

City: Cohoes
Zip Codes: 12047
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 292 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Cohoes is 4.0% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Positive. Cohoes jobs have increased by 1.25%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Cohoes's cost of living is 2.60% lower than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Cohoes's Cost of Living
POPULATION
Cohoes's population is 16,538 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of -1.71%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 16 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Cohoes is $176,500. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 9.45%. Check out the homes in the area.
SCHOOLS
Cohoes public schools spend $18,599 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 12.1 students per teacher in Cohoes. Learn More...

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Housing Market in Cohoes

It's a good time to buy in Cohoes. Home Appreciation is up 9.5% in the last 12 months. Browse Cohoes Real Estate.

The median home price in Cohoes is $176,500. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Cohoes   1 Reviews
Cohoes Schools - 7/7/2008
My children have done so well in Cohoes. My one daughter is currently enrolled in Abram Lansing Elementary. The teachers and staff are absolutely wonderful, and there... (Read More)

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ZIP CODES IN COHOES, NEW YORK
12047