Population Demographics for Schenectady County, New York in 2019, 2018



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Population Demographics by Race

RacePopulation% of Total
Total Population154,727100
White123,21179
Black or African American14,7109
Hispanic or Latino8,8275
Two or More Races5,8023
Some Other Race5,3643
Asian4,9603
American Indian575Below 1%
Three or more races506Below 1%
Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander105Below 1%

Population Demographics by Race and gender.

MaleFemaleTotal
Total Population74,85679,871154,727
White59,27263,939123,211
Black or African American7,3047,40614,710
Hispanic or Latino4,3814,4468,827
Two or More Races2,8462,9565,802
Some Other Race2,6382,7265,364
Asian2,4302,5304,960
American Indian313262575
Three or more races210296506
Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander5352105

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Demographic population totals

Total population in Schenectady County

 
Total Population:154,727
Male Population:74,856
Female Population:79,871

Demographic median age by sex

Median age in Schenectady County

 
Both sexes40
Male38
Female41

Demographic sex by age for the population in households

Population in households in Schenectady County

 
Total Population:150,293
Male Population:72,419
Under 5 years:4,809
5 to 9 years:4,802
10 to 14 years:5,160
15 to 17 years:3,383
18 and 19 years:1,829
20 years:827
21 years:805
22 to 24 years:2,734
25 to 29 years:4,438
30 to 34 years:4,316
35 to 39 years:4,492
40 to 44 years:4,850
45 to 49 years:5,749
50 to 54 years:5,791
55 to 59 years:5,086
60 and 61 years:1,799
62 to 64 years:2,341
65 and 66 years:1,260
67 to 69 years:1,607
70 to 74 years:1,940
75 to 79 years:1,648
80 to 84 years:1,496
85 years and over:1,257
Female Population:77,874
Under 5 years:4,439
5 to 9 years:4,705
10 to 14 years:4,857
15 to 17 years:3,219
18 and 19 years:1,630
20 years:779
21 years:922
22 to 24 years:2,763
25 to 29 years:4,817
30 to 34 years:4,683
35 to 39 years:4,776
40 to 44 years:5,343
45 to 49 years:6,194
50 to 54 years:6,084
55 to 59 years:5,314
60 and 61 years:1,929
62 to 64 years:2,512
65 and 66 years:1,402
67 to 69 years:1,908
70 to 74 years:2,451
75 to 79 years:2,405
80 to 84 years:2,180
85 years and over:2,562

Demographic average population of home by age

Average household size in Schenectady County

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

Demographic household type

Number of occupied homes in Schenectady County

 
Total:62,886
Family led homes:39,327
Husband-wife family:27,748
Other family:11,579
Population of male led with no wife present:2,890
Population female led with no husband present:8,689
Population of Nonfamily homes:23,559
Population living alone:19,231
Population not living alone:4,328

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

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

 
Total:62,886
Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:19,231
Population of family homes:19,008
Husband-wife family:11,534
Under 6 years only:2,656
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:2,249
6 to 17 years only:6,629
Other family:7,474
Male householder, no wife present:1,686
Under 6 years only:416
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:264
6 to 17 years only:1,006
Female led with no husband present:5,788
Under 6 years only:1,272
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:1,250
6 to 17 years only:3,266
Nonfamily households:223
Male led households:162
Under 6 years only:27
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:17
6 to 17 years only:118
Female led householder:61
Under 6 years only:10
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:7
6 to 17 years only:44
Households with no people under 18 years:43,655
Family households:20,319
Husband-wife family:16,214
Other family:4,105
Male led with no wife present:1,204
Female led with no husband present:2,901
Nonfamily households:23,336
Male led householder:10,583
Female led householder:12,753

Demographic type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number led homes in Schenectady County, by type

 
Total Home Population:62,886
Population of Family homes:39,327
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:1,041
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:5,743
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:8,296
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:9,674
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:3,929
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:3,301
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:3,884
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:2,519
Population of 85 year olds and over:940
Population of Nonfamily Homes:23,559
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:1,306
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:3,094
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:2,475
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:4,281
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:2,357
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:2,052
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:3,006
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:2,912
Population of 85 year olds and over:2,076

Demographic population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

households in Schenectady County containing people over 60

 
Total Population:62,886
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:22,512
1-person household:9,406
2-or-more-person household:13,106
Family households:12,315
Nonfamily households:791
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:40,374
1-person household:9,825
2-or-more-person household:30,549
Family homes:27,012
Nonfamily homes:3,537

Demographic population of multigenerational homes

homes in Schenectady County with multiple generations.

 
Total Population:62,886
Home has three or more generations:1,761
Home does not have three or more generations:61,125

Demographic presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried population in Schenectady County under 18 years old in homes

 
Total Population:35,348
Unmarried partner of home lead present:3,770
In family homes:3,559
Population of male led and male partner homes:54
Population of male led and female partner households:1,232
Population of female led and female partner households:163
Population of female led and male partner households:2,110
In nonfamily homes:211
Population of male led and male partner homes:4
Population of male led and female partner homes:170
Population of female led and female partner homes:12
Population of female led and male partner homes:25
No unmarried partner of home lead present:31,578
In family homes:31,469
Population of husband-wife family homes:21,541
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:1,539
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:8,389
In nonfamily homes:109

Demographic population in families by age

Population in families living in Schenectady County

 
Total Population:117,743
Population Under 18 years:34,666
Population 18 years and over:83,077

Demographic tenure of people in homes

How long in Schenectady County have lived in one place.

 
Total:62,886
Population of Owner occupied homes:40,730
Family home:29,406
Nonfamily homess:11,324
Male led home:4,804
Living alone:3,659
Not living alone:1,145
Female led home:6,520
Living alone:5,619
Not living alone:901
Population of Renter occupied homes:22,156
Family run homes:9,921
Husband-wife family:3,865
Other family:6,056
Male led with no wife present:1,271
Female led with no husband present:4,785
Nonfamily Homes:12,235
Male led homes:5,941
Male living alone:4,652
Male not living alone:1,289
Female led homes:6,294
Females living alone:5,301
Females not living alone:993