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Rensselaer County Info Snack

Population
159,431
Unemployment
510.7%
Poverty
12.0%
Median Home
$185,100
Median Income
$65,851
Median Rent
$945

Cities & Towns in Rensselaer County

Troy, NY (Photos)
Population 49,610

Rensselaer, NY (Photos)
Population 9,290

East Greenbush, NY
Population 4,611

Hoosick Falls, NY (Photos)
Population 3,411

Wynantskill, NY (Photos)
Population 3,328

West Sand Lake, NY
Population 2,714

Hampton Manor, NY
Population 2,235

Castleton-on-Hudson, NY
Population 1,393

Averill Park, NY
Population 1,330

Nassau, NY
Population 1,048

Poestenkill, NY
Population 893

Schaghticoke, NY
Population 647

East Nassau, NY
Population 602

Valley Falls, NY
Population 483

Map Of Rensselaer County

Population over time in Rensselaer County

Year Population % Change
2016 81,595 -0.7%
2015 82,166 -0.2%
2014 82,343 0.5%
2013 81,944 -0.7%
2012 82,522 0.2%
2011 82,348 0.5%
2010 81,966 -

Race / Ethnicity in Rensselaer County

White
83.6% (133,232)
African American
5.9% (9,399)
American Indian
0.1% (81)
Asian
2.6% (4,113)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.2% (281)
Two Or More
2.9% (4,675)
Hispanic
4.8% (7,650)
Race Rensselaer County NY USA
White 83.6% 55.9% 61.1%
African American 5.9% 14.3% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 2.6% 8.2% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.5% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.9% 1.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 4.8% 18.9% 17.8%

Household Income For Rensselaer County, New York

Less than $10,000
5.1% (8,067)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.2% (6,729)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.9% (12,660)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.2% (14,707)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.1% (19,211)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.0% (28,743)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.1% (22,538)
$100,000 to $149,999
17.3% (27,612)
$150,000 to $199,999
6.9% (11,025)
$200,000 or more
5.1% (8,134)
Income Rensselaer County NY USA
Less than $10,000 5.1% 673.0% 633.5%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.2% 517.2% 460.0%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.9% 880.8% 931.0%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.2% 823.0% 928.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.1% 1090.5% 1263.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.0% 1559.3% 1746.4%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.1% 1187.0% 1247.6%
$100,000 to $149,999 17.3% 1537.1% 1464.4%
$150,000 to $199,999 6.9% 757.8% 627.5%
$200,000 or more 5.1% 974.2% 697.9%

Gender in Rensselaer County

Female
50.7% (80,820)
Male
49.3% (78,611)
Gender Rensselaer County NY USA
Female 50.7% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 49.3% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Rensselaer County for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
0% (31)
9-12th Grade
0% (95)
High School / GED
0% (462)
Some College
0% (286)
Associate's Degree
0% (239)
Bachelor's Degree
0% (271)
Master's Degree
0% (159)
Professional Degree
0% (31)
Doctorate Degree
0% (15)
Education Rensselaer County NY USA
< 9th Grade 0.0% 6.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 0.1% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 0.3% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 0.2% 16.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 0.2% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 0.2% 20.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 0.1% 11.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 2.0% 1.0%

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