The unemployment rate in Schenectady County is 6.6% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Schenectady County jobs have increased by 0.5%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Schenectady County's cost of living is 9.6% 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, Schenectady county remained very strongly Democratic, 56.6% to 41.0%. More Voting Stats
Schenectady County's population is 155,358 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 1.3%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 22.9 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Schenectady County is Real Estate: $212,500
. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 4.4%.
Schenectady County public schools spend $17,629 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.9 students per teacher in Schenectady County. More Education