Albany-Schenectady-Troy Metro Area, New York 

0 Reviews | Review This Place

Population

881,830

9% Growth

Unemployment Rate

3.9%

Median Income

$61,841

Avg. Home Price

$214,800

United States / New York / Albany-Schenectady-Troy Metro Area / Counties / Cities / Zip Codes

Best Places to Live in Albany-Schenectady-Troy Metro Area, 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


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

Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
Country: United States
State: New York
County:
Metro Area: Albany-Schenectady-Troy Metro Area
City: Albany, Colonie, 100 total
Zip Codes: 12180, 12065, 12866, 12020, 12203, 12309, 12303, 12302, 12205, 12306, 115 total
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 292 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Albany-Schenectady-Troy Metro Area is 3.9% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Positive. Albany-Schenectady-Troy Metro Area jobs have increased by 1.29%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Albany-Schenectady-Troy Metro Area's cost of living is 5.10% higher than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Albany-Schenectady-Troy Metro Area's Cost of Living
POPULATION
Albany-Schenectady-Troy Metro Area's population is 881,830 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 9.17%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 23 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Albany-Schenectady-Troy Metro Area is $214,800. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 4.15%. Check out the homes in the area.
SCHOOLS
Albany-Schenectady-Troy Metro Area public schools spend $18,664 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 12.3 students per teacher in Albany-Schenectady-Troy Metro Area. Learn More...

Best Places to Live in Albany-Schenectady-Troy Rankings


Housing Market in Albany-Schenectady-Troy

It's a good time to buy in Albany-Schenectady-Troy. Home Appreciation is up 4.2% in the last 12 months. Browse Albany-Schenectady-Troy Real Estate.

The median home price in Albany-Schenectady-Troy is $214,800. Browse Homes in this Range.


View More Data >

Reviews for Albany-Schenectady-Troy   0 Reviews

Start Your Review of Albany-Schenectady-Troy



View More Data >

COMPARE CITY TO CITY
Compare Albany-Schenectady-Troy Metro Area, New York to any other place in the USA.

MAPS OF ALBANY-SCHENECTADY-TROY METRO AREA, NEW YORK
Albany-Schenectady-Troy,New York Metro Area Map
ZIP CODES IN ALBANY-SCHENECTADY-TROY METRO AREA, NEW YORK
12180, 12065, 12866, 12020, 12203, 12309, 12303, 12302, 12205, 12306, 115 total
Join BestPlaces