Schenectady (zip 12302), New York 

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Population

27,504

-0.3% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

5.2%

Median Income

$66,915

Median Home Price

$190,300

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Best Places to Live in Schenectady (zip 12302), New York

Capital city complex - East-central New York, along the Hudson River160 miles north of New York City. August, July and June are the most pleasant months in the 12302 zip code, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Schenectady, 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

Real Estate: See Homes
Country: United States
State: New York
County: Schenectady County
Metro Area: Albany-Schenectady-Troy Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning liberal
City: No City
Zip Codes: Schenectady (zip 12302)
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 292 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Schenectady (zip 12302) is 5.2% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Schenectady (zip 12302) jobs have increased by 0.5%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Schenectady (zip 12302)'s cost of living is 6.9% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Schenectady (zip 12302)'s Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Schenectady county remained very strongly Democratic, 56.6% to 41.0%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Schenectady (zip 12302)'s population is 27,504 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 0.3%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 23.3 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Schenectady (zip 12302) is Real Estate: $190,300. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 4.6%.

SCHOOLS
Schenectady (zip 12302) public schools spend $17,169 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 13 students per teacher in Schenectady (zip 12302). More Education



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Housing Market in Schenectady

It's a good time to buy in Schenectady. Home Appreciation is up 4.6% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Schenectady is $190,300.

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Reviews for Schenectady   1 Reviews
Wonderful Small Town - 6/21/2011
I grew up in Scotia and although I felt there was not much to do there then, I realize that it is a great small town to raise a family. There is not much as far as... Read More

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