Population Demographics for Schenectady, New York in 2019, 2018



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Population Demographics by Race

RacePopulation% of Total
Total Population66,135100
White40,59261
Black or African American13,35420
Hispanic or Latino6,92210
Some Other Race4,7867
Two or More Races4,4576
Asian2,3963
American Indian458Below 1%
Three or more races421Below 1%

Population Demographics by Race and gender.

MaleFemaleTotal
Total Population31,99134,14466,135
White19,43321,15940,592
Black or African American6,5626,79213,354
Hispanic or Latino3,4473,4756,922
Some Other Race2,3482,4384,786
Two or More Races2,1482,3094,457
Asian1,2071,1892,396
American Indian245213458
Three or more races173248421

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Demographic population totals

Total population in Schenectady

 
Total Population:66,135
Male Population:31,991
Female Population:34,144

Demographic median age by sex

Median age in Schenectady

 
Both sexes33
Male32
Female35

Demographic sex by age for the population in households

Population in households in Schenectady

 
Total Population:62,665
Male Population:29,919
Under 5 years:2,548
5 to 9 years:2,171
10 to 14 years:2,103
15 to 17 years:1,348
18 and 19 years:820
20 years:399
21 years:460
22 to 24 years:1,476
25 to 29 years:2,414
30 to 34 years:2,074
35 to 39 years:1,886
40 to 44 years:1,872
45 to 49 years:2,190
50 to 54 years:2,200
55 to 59 years:1,744
60 and 61 years:598
62 to 64 years:757
65 and 66 years:409
67 to 69 years:524
70 to 74 years:596
75 to 79 years:453
80 to 84 years:444
85 years and over:433
Female Population:32,746
Under 5 years:2,389
5 to 9 years:2,179
10 to 14 years:1,961
15 to 17 years:1,289
18 and 19 years:806
20 years:449
21 years:531
22 to 24 years:1,632
25 to 29 years:2,736
30 to 34 years:2,308
35 to 39 years:2,039
40 to 44 years:2,053
45 to 49 years:2,296
50 to 54 years:2,237
55 to 59 years:1,881
60 and 61 years:701
62 to 64 years:891
65 and 66 years:491
67 to 69 years:622
70 to 74 years:811
75 to 79 years:721
80 to 84 years:739
85 years and over:984

Demographic average population of home by age

Average household size in Schenectady

 
Total:2
Under 18 years:1
18 years and over:2

Demographic household type

Number of occupied homes in Schenectady

 
Total:26,633
Family led homes:14,614
Husband-wife family:7,878
Other family:6,736
Population of male led with no wife present:1,491
Population female led with no husband present:5,245
Population of Nonfamily homes:12,019
Population living alone:9,573
Population not living alone:2,446

Demographic population of homes with people under 18 years old by type

Total occupied homes in Schenectady with people under 18 years old:

 
Total:26,633
Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:8,245
Population of family homes:8,127
Husband-wife family:3,423
Under 6 years only:889
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:876
6 to 17 years only:1,658
Other family:4,704
Male householder, no wife present:910
Under 6 years only:286
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:157
6 to 17 years only:467
Female led with no husband present:3,794
Under 6 years only:979
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:1,003
6 to 17 years only:1,812
Nonfamily households:118
Male led households:81
Under 6 years only:16
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:9
6 to 17 years only:56
Female led householder:37
Under 6 years only:5
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:4
6 to 17 years only:28
Households with no people under 18 years:18,388
Family households:6,487
Husband-wife family:4,455
Other family:2,032
Male led with no wife present:581
Female led with no husband present:1,451
Nonfamily households:11,901
Male led householder:5,727
Female led householder:6,174

Demographic type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number led homes in Schenectady, by type

 
Total Home Population:26,633
Population of Family homes:14,614
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:839
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:3,154
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:3,221
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:3,242
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:1,151
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:962
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:1,079
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:662
Population of 85 year olds and over:304
Population of Nonfamily Homes:12,019
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:930
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:1,873
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:1,432
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:2,385
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:1,201
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:980
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:1,325
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:1,047
Population of 85 year olds and over:846

Demographic population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

households in Schenectady containing people over 60

 
Total Population:26,633
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:8,029
1-person household:3,927
2-or-more-person household:4,102
Family households:3,750
Nonfamily households:352
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:18,604
1-person household:5,646
2-or-more-person household:12,958
Family homes:10,864
Nonfamily homes:2,094

Demographic population of multigenerational homes

homes in Schenectady with multiple generations.

 
Total Population:26,633
Home has three or more generations:965
Home does not have three or more generations:25,668

Demographic presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried population in Schenectady under 18 years old in homes

 
Total Population:15,967
Unmarried partner of home lead present:2,439
In family homes:2,343
Population of male led and male partner homes:38
Population of male led and female partner households:746
Population of female led and female partner households:103
Population of female led and male partner households:1,456
In nonfamily homes:96
Population of male led and male partner homes:4
Population of male led and female partner homes:74
Population of female led and female partner homes:7
Population of female led and male partner homes:11
No unmarried partner of home lead present:13,528
In family homes:13,460
Population of husband-wife family homes:6,769
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:817
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:5,874
In nonfamily homes:68

Demographic population in families by age

Population in families living in Schenectady

 
Total Population:45,307
Population Under 18 years:15,619
Population 18 years and over:29,688

Demographic tenure of people in homes

How long in Schenectady have lived in one place.

 
Total:26,633
Population of Owner occupied homes:11,674
Family home:7,515
Nonfamily homess:4,159
Male led home:1,827
Living alone:1,353
Not living alone:474
Female led home:2,332
Living alone:1,985
Not living alone:347
Population of Renter occupied homes:14,959
Family run homes:7,099
Husband-wife family:2,421
Other family:4,678
Male led with no wife present:907
Female led with no husband present:3,771
Nonfamily Homes:7,860
Male led homes:3,981
Male living alone:3,095
Male not living alone:886
Female led homes:3,879
Females living alone:3,140
Females not living alone:739