Schenectady (zip 12302), New York 

1 Reviews | Review This Place

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
Pros
-Diverse economy
-Educated population
-Nearby recreation
Cons
-Harsh winters
-Entertainment
-Cost of living

Local Listings in Schenectady, Ny, 12302
 $149,900 
335 Glen Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 1.0 | 1300 SqFt
 $149,900 
335 Glen Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 1.0 | 1300 SqFt
 $259,900 
19 Cedar Ln
Bed 4 | Bath 3.0 | 2052 SqFt
 $100,000 
144 6th St
Bed 4 | Bath 2.0 | 1758 SqFt

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: 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 3.5% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Positive. Schenectady (zip 12302) jobs have increased by 1.26%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Schenectady (zip 12302)'s cost of living is 3.40% lower than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Schenectady (zip 12302)'s Cost of Living
POPULATION
Schenectady (zip 12302)'s population is 27,809 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 0.62%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 22 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Schenectady (zip 12302) is $174,800. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 2.89%. Check out the homes in the area or Find top agents in Schenectady (zip 12302)
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). Learn More...

Best Places to Live in Schenectady Rankings


Housing Market in Schenectady

It's a good time to buy in Schenectady. Home Appreciation is up 2.9% in the last 12 months. Browse Schenectady Real Estate or Find top agents in Schenectady

The median home price in Schenectady is $174,800. Browse Homes in this Range.


View More Data >

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

Start Your Review of Schenectady



View More Data >

COMPARE CITY TO CITY
Compare Schenectady (zip 12302), New York to any other place in the USA.

MAPS OF SCHENECTADY (ZIP 12302), NEW YORK
Schenectady,New York(12302) Zip Code Map
ZIP CODES IN SCHENECTADY (ZIP 12302), NEW YORK
Schenectady (zip 12302)

NEW LISTINGS IN SCHENECTADY NY 12302
$89,900
125 N Holmes St
Bed 3 | Bath 1.0

$189,900
11 Holly Blvd
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0

$199,900
44 Harmon Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0

$149,900
211 Riverside Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0

$289,900
6 Valleywood Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 3.0

$149,900
335 Glen Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 1.0

Join BestPlaces