Schenectady Information

Schenectady Information

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

General Schenectady Information

State: New York

County: Schenectady County

Close cities: Country Knolls, NY, Westmere, NY, East Glenville, NY, Pattersonville, NY, Scotia, NY, Rotterdam, NY, Alplaus, NY, Colonie, NY, Schenectady, NY, Burnt Hills, NY, Guilderland Center, NY, Rexford, NY, Niskayuna, NY, Altamont, NY, Fort Hunter, NY, Rotterdam-Junction, NY, Guilderland, NY

Schenectady Population (census data)
Total 61,531 (-0.5% since 2000)
Male 29,400 (47.8%)
Female 32,131 (52.2%)

Population Density: 5,672 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 87.6 (US Avg is 100)

Land Area: 10.8 square miles

Median Household Income: $38,676

Zip Codes: 12302, 12301, 12304, 12345, 12305, 12307, 12303, 12309, 12308, 12306, 12325, and 12008.

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Schenectady Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (74.5%)
  • Black (14.8%)
  • Hispanic (5.9%)
  • Two or more races (3.5%)
  • Other race (2.5%)
  • American Indian (1.0%)
  • Asian Indian (0.9%)
Ancestry Information:
  • Italian (19.7%)
  • Irish (15.8%)
  • German (12.2%)
  • Polish (9.0%)
  • English (7.4%)
  • French (6.0%)
Foriegn Born: 4,043 people (6.6%)
  • Europe (46.6%)
  • Latin America (27.6%)
  • Asia (25.9%)

Local Schenectady Sports Teams

Schenectady School Information

High Schools
Mohonasen Senior High School (2072 Curry Road, Schenectady, NY, 12303 - Rotterdam-Mohonasen Central School District District)
Niskayuna High School (1626 Balltown Road, Schenectady, NY, 12309 - Niskayuna Central School District District)
Schalmont High School (One Sabre Drive, Schenectady, NY, 12306 - Schalmont Central School District District)
Schenectady High School (1445 The Plaza, Schenectady, NY, 12308 - Schenectady City School District District)
Middle Schools
Central Park Middle School (421 Elm Street, Schenectady, NY, 12304 - Schenectady City School District District)
Draper Middle School (2070 Curry Road, Schenectady, NY, 12303 - Rotterdam-Mohonasen Central School District District)
Iroquois Middle School (2495 Rosendale Road, Schenectady, NY, 12309 - Niskayuna Central School District District)
Mount Pleasant Middle School (1121 Forest Road, Schenectady, NY, 12303 - Schenectady City School District District)
Oneida Middle School (1629 Oneida Street, Schenectady, NY, 12308 - Schenectady City School District District)
Schalmont Middle School (2 Sabre Drive, Schenectady, NY, 12306 - Schalmont Central School District District)
Van Antwerp Middle School (2253 Story Avenue, Schenectady, NY, 12309 - Niskayuna Central School District District)
Elementary Schools
Birchwood Elementary School (897 Birchwood Lane, Schenectady, NY, 12309 - Niskayuna Central School District District)
Hamilton Elementary School (1091 Webster Street, Schenectady, NY, 12303 - Schenectady City School District District)
Herman L. Bradt Elementary School (2719 Hamburg Street, Schenectady, NY, 12303 - Rotterdam-Mohonasen Central School District District)
Jefferson Elementary School (100 Princetown Road, Schenectady, NY, 12306 - Schalmont Central School District District)
Lynnwood Elementary School (8 Regina Drive, Schenectady, NY, 12303 - Guilderland Central School District District)
Pine Bush Elementary School (3437 Carman Road, Schenectady, NY, 12303 - Guilderland Central School District District)
Pinewood Elementary School (901 Kings Road, Schenectady, NY, 12303 - Rotterdam-Mohonasen Central School District District)
Other/Private Schools
Craig School (2566 Balltown Road, Schenectady, NY, 12309 - Niskayuna Central School District District)
Elmer Avenue School (90 Elmer Avenue, Schenectady, NY, 12308 - Schenectady City School District District)
Hillside School (1100 Cornelius Avenue, Schenectady, NY, 12309 - Niskayuna Central School District District)
Howe International Magnet School (1065 Baker Avenue, Schenectady, NY, 12309 - Schenectady City School District District)
International Charter School Of Schenectady (408 Eleanor Street, Schenectady, NY, 12306 - International Charter School Of Schenectady District)
Jessie T. Zoller School (1880 Lancaster Street, Schenectady, NY, 12308 - Schenectady City School District District)
Lincoln School (2 Robinson Street, Schenectady, NY, 12304 - Schenectady City School District District)
Martin Luther King School (918 Stanley Street, Schenectady, NY, 12307 - Schenectady City School District District)
Paige School (104 Elliott Avenue, Schenectady, NY, 12304 - Schenectady City School District District)
Pleasant Valley School (1097 Forest Road, Schenectady, NY, 12303 - Schenectady City School District District)
Rosendale School (2445 Rosendale Road, Schenectady, NY, 12309 - Niskayuna Central School District District)
Van Corlaer School (2310 Guilderland Avenue, Schenectady, NY, 12306 - Schenectady City School District District)
Woodlawn School (3311 Wells Avenue, Schenectady, NY, 12304 - Schenectady City School District District)
Yates School (725 Salina Street, Schenectady, NY, 12308 - Schenectady City School District District)

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