NY

National Population : 333,590,059
New York State Population : 18,700,215

About Niskayuna, NY

Niskayuna, NY is located in Schenectady County in the state of New York.

The total City Population for Niskayuna is about 22,225 with about 606 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 30,489.

The Average Home Value is $245,800.00, which is roughly 8% lower than the Average Home Value of $267,700.00 for the state of New York, and roughly 23% higher than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $107,823.00, which is roughly 36% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $68,931.00 for the state of New York, and roughly 47% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Niskayuna is about 4.2%.

New York is ranked #2 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 85.46 out of 100.

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Voting

Schenectady County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 27.61% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 56.33%
Republican: 40.78%
Libertarian: 1.22%
Other: 1.19%
Green: 0.47%


Nearby Locations

Rexford, NY (3.57 mi.)
Alplaus, NY (4.45 mi.)
Schenectady, NY (4.45 mi.)
Clifton Park, NY (5.18 mi.)
Rotterdam, NY (5.96 mi.)
Newtonville, NY (6.06 mi.)
Latham, NY (6.06 mi.)
Roessleville, NY (6.07 mi.)
Colonie, NY (6.07 mi.)
Glenville, NY (6.14 mi.)
Scotia, NY (6.14 mi.)
Guilderland, NY (6.86 mi.)
Stuyvsnt Plz, NY (7.47 mi.)
Siena, NY (7.79 mi.)
Loudonville, NY (7.79 mi.)
Cohoes, NY (7.82 mi.)
Waterford, NY (8.51 mi.)
Burnt Hills, NY (8.77 mi.)
Charlton, NY (8.77 mi.)
Watervliet, NY (9.17 mi.)
Green Island, NY (9.40 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 12309
Latitude : 42.795013
Longitude : -73.863544
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Northeast
Average Elevation : 298 ft.
Area Code(s) : 518

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.43
Male Population Estimate : 46.17%
Female Population Estimate : 50.07%
Median Age : 44.1
Male Median Age : 42.7
Female Median Age : 45.4

White Population Estimate : 84.83%
Black Population Estimate : 3.83%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 2.49%
Asian Population Estimate : 7.75%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.11%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.41%
Other Population Estimate : 1.34%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Niskayuna specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Schenectady County: About 3 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Schenectady County: About 429 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Schenectady County is about 16% lower than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 33% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.