Troy Information

Troy Information

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

General Troy Information

State: New York

County: Rensselaer County

Close cities: West Sand Lake, NY, Latham, NY, Green Island, NY, Loudonville, NY, Poestenkill, NY, Waterford, NY, Clifton Park, NY, Colonie, NY, Rensselaer, NY, Hampton Manor, NY, Cohoes, NY, Delmar, NY, Averill Park, NY, Watervliet, NY, Cropseyville, NY, East Greenbush, NY, Wynantskill, NY, Albany, NY, Glenmont, NY, Menands, NY

Troy Population (census data)
Total 47,744 (-2.7% since 2000)
Male 23,629 (49.5%)
Female 24,115 (50.5%)

Population Density: 4,585 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 90.8 (US Avg is 100)

Troy Elevation: 30 feet above sea level

Land Area: 10.4 square miles

Median Household Income: $35,370

Zip Codes: 12183, 12182, 12181, 12180, and 12179.

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Troy Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (78.7%)
  • Black (11.4%)
  • Hispanic (4.3%)
  • Two or more races (2.3%)
  • Other race (2.2%)
  • Chinese (1.6%)
  • Asian Indian (0.8%)
  • American Indian (0.7%)
Ancestry Information:
  • Irish (24.3%)
  • Italian (14.2%)
  • German (12.7%)
  • French (9.1%)
  • English (7.4%)
  • Polish (5.3%)
Foriegn Born: 2,872 people (6.0%)
  • Asia (52.7%)
  • Europe (30.9%)
  • Latin America (16.4%)

Local Troy Sports Teams

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

Troy School Information

High Schools
Lansingburgh Senior High School (320 Seventh Avenue, Troy, NY, 12182 - Lansingburgh Central School District District)
Troy High School (1950 Burdett Avenue, Troy, NY, 12180 - Troy City School District District)
Middle Schools
Knickerbacker Middle School (320 Seventh Avenue, Troy, NY, 12182 - Lansingburgh Central School District District)
Tamarac Middle School High School (3992 N Y Route 2, Troy, NY, 12180 - Brunswick Central School District (Brittonkill) District)
W. Kenneth Doyle Middle School (1976 Burdett Avenue, Troy, NY, 12180 - Troy City School District District)
Elementary Schools
Rensselaer Park Elementary School (70 110th Street, Troy, NY, 12182 - Lansingburgh Central School District District)
Tamarac Elementary School (3992 N Y Route 2, Troy, NY, 12180 - Brunswick Central School District (Brittonkill) District)
Turnpike Elementary School (55 New Turnpike Road, Troy, NY, 12182 - Lansingburgh Central School District District)
Other/Private Schools
Ark Community Charter School (762 River Street, Troy, NY, 12180 - Ark Community Charter School (The) District)
Bell Top School (39 Reynolds Road, Troy, NY, 12180 - East Greenbush Central School District District)
Carroll Hill School (112 Delaware Avenue, Troy, NY, 12180 - Troy City School District District)
George Washington School (344 Menemsha Lane, Troy, NY, 12180 - Averill Park Central School District District)
P.S. 12 (475 First Street, Troy, NY, 12180 - Troy City School District District)
P.S. 14 (1700 Tibbits Avenue, Troy, NY, 12180 - Troy City School District District)
P.S. 16 (40 Collins Avenue, Troy, NY, 12180 - Troy City School District District)
P.S. 18 (412 Hoosick Street, Troy, NY, 12180 - Troy City School District District)
P.S. 2 (470 10th Street, Troy, NY, 12180 - Troy City School District District)

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