Amsterdam Information

Amsterdam Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Amsterdam, NY

General Amsterdam Information

State: New York

County: Montgomery County

Close cities: Berkshire, NY, Pattersonville, NY, Fort Johnson, NY, Stephentown, NY, Broadalbin, NY, Hagaman, NY, Amsterdam, NY, Rotterdam-Junction, NY, Tribes Hill, NY, Fort Hunter, NY

Amsterdam Population (census data)
Total 17,572 (-3.9% since 2000)
Male 8,056 (45.8%)
Female 9,516 (54.2%)

Population Density: 2,955 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 90.2 (US Avg is 100)

Land Area: 5.95 square miles

Median Household Income: $33,878

Zip Codes: 12010.

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Amsterdam Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (80.6%)
  • Hispanic (16.0%)
  • Other race (4.8%)
  • Black (2.2%)
  • Two or more races (2.0%)
  • American Indian (0.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • Italian (24.8%)
  • Polish (20.0%)
  • Irish (13.8%)
  • German (12.0%)
  • English (6.0%)
  • United States (4.4%)
Foriegn Born: 906 people (5.2%)
  • Latin America (42.6%)
  • Europe (42.6%)
  • Asia (14.9%)

Local Amsterdam Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: New York Yankees, New York Mets
NBA Basketball: , New York Knicks
NHL Hockey: New Jersey Devils, Buffalo Sabres, New York Islanders, New York Rangers

Amsterdam School Information

High Schools
Amsterdam High School (140 Saratoga Avenue, Amsterdam, NY, 12010 - Amsterdam City School District District)
Middle Schools
Broadalbin-Perth Middle School (1870 County Highway 107, Amsterdam, NY, 12010 - Broadalbin-Perth Central School District District)
Lynch Middle School (55 Brandt Place, Amsterdam, NY, 12010 - Amsterdam City School District District)
Elementary Schools
Marie Curie Elementary School (9 Brice Street, Amsterdam, NY, 12010 - Amsterdam City School District District)
William B. Tecler Elementary School (210 Northern Boulevard, Amsterdam, NY, 12010 - Amsterdam City School District District)
Other/Private Schools
Broadalbin-Perth Intermediate School (1870 County Highway 107, Amsterdam, NY, 12010 - Broadalbin-Perth Central School District District)
Clara S. Bacon School (40 Henrietta Boulevard, Amsterdam, NY, 12010 - Amsterdam City School District District)
Raphael J McNulty Academy Intrntnl Studies & Ltrc (60 Brandt Place, Amsterdam, NY, 12010 - Amsterdam City School District District)
William Barkley School (66 De Stefano Street, Amsterdam, NY, 12010 - Amsterdam City School District District)

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