Albany (zip 12211), New York 

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Population

11,271

+0.5% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

5.7%

Median Income

$91,210

Median Home Price

$348,300

Median Age

48

Comfort Index (Climate)

9.1 / 4.3

summer / winter

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Best Places to Live in Albany (zip 12211), 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 the 12211 zip code, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

Albany, NY Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000
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

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Country: United States
State: New York
County: Albany County
Metro Area: Albany-Schenectady-Troy Metro Area
Political Ideology: Moderately liberal
City: No City
Zip Codes: Albany (zip 12211)
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 292 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Albany (zip 12211) is 5.7% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Albany (zip 12211) jobs have increased by 0.5%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Albany (zip 12211)'s cost of living is 9.7% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Albany (zip 12211)'s Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Albany county remained overwhelmingly Democratic, 64.6% to 33.1%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Albany (zip 12211)'s population is 11,271 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 0.5%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 17.4 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Albany (zip 12211) is Real Estate: $348,300. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 6.9%.

SCHOOLS
Albany (zip 12211) public schools spend $26,698 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 13.6 students per teacher in Albany (zip 12211). More Education



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Housing Market in Albany

It's a good time to buy in Albany. Home Appreciation is up 12.5% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Albany is $348,300.

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