Troy, NY
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Troy, New York Info Snack

Population
49,458
Unemployment
6.8%
Poverty
24.4%
Median Home
$149,800
Median Income
$45,728
Median Rent
$945

Troy SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
8
Affordability
5
Diversity
9
Safety
4
Amenities
9.5
Education
7
Commute
8

Troy, NY Crime Report

1,661
Total Crimes
3,370.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
36.07%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Troy
/ 100k People
New York
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,661 3,370.1 1,731.9 2,476.7
Violent Crime 296 600.6 358.6 366.7
Murder 3 6.1 2.9 5.0
Robbery 73 148.1 92.9 81.6
Aggravated Assault 195 395.6 229.0 250.2
Property Crime 1,365 2,769.5 1,373.3 2,109.9
Burglary 225 456.5 141.9 340.5
Larceny 1,035 2,100.0 1,166.1 1,549.5
Car Theft 105 213.0 65.3 219.9

Troy, NY Cost Of Living

98
Troy's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Troy New York National Average
Overall 98 117 100
Services 106 108 100
Groceries 115 108 100
Health 102 101 100
Housing 81 145 100
Transportation 100 102 100
Utilities 100 97 100

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Rankings for Troy in New York

Map Of Troy, NY

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Population over time in Troy

Year Population % Change
2019 49,458 -0.3%
2018 49,610 -0.4%
2017 49,826 -0.1%
2016 49,881 -0.1%
2015 49,933 -0.1%
2014 49,965 -0.1%
2013 50,019 -0.1%
2012 50,056 -0.0%
2011 50,073 0.1%
2010 50,011 -

Race / Ethnicity in Troy

White
63.5% (31,387)
African American
16.1% (7,960)
American Indian
0.1% (29)
Asian
4.8% (2,355)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.5% (235)
Two Or More
5.6% (2,750)
Hispanic
9.6% (4,742)
Race Troy NY USA
White 63.5% 55.6% 60.7%
African American 16.1% 14.3% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 4.8% 8.3% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.5% 0.5% 0.2%
Two Or More 5.6% 2.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 9.6% 19.0% 18.0%

Gender in Troy

Female
51.4% (25,400)
Male
48.6% (24,057)
Gender Troy NY USA
Female 51.4% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 48.6% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Troy for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.0% (2,472)
9-12th Grade
9.0% (4,451)
High School / GED
29.0% (14,342)
Some College
18.0% (8,902)
Associate's Degree
13.0% (6,429)
Bachelor's Degree
15.0% (7,418)
Master's Degree
9.0% (4,451)
Professional Degree
1.0% (494)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (494)
Education Troy NY USA
< 9th Grade 5.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 9.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 29.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 18.0% 16.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 13.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 15.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 9.0% 12.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Troy, New York

Less than $10,000
9.6% (476,212)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.0% (345,726)
$15,000 to $24,999
12.2% (601,727)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.0% (592,283)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.3% (659,638)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.0% (843,065)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.1% (597,005)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.0% (542,822)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.4% (166,028)
$200,000 or more
2.5% (121,290)
Income Troy NY USA
Less than $10,000 9.6% 6.6% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.0% 4.8% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 12.2% 8.5% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.0% 7.9% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.3% 10.6% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.0% 15.2% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.1% 12.0% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.0% 15.7% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.4% 8.1% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 2.5% 10.7% 7.7%

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