Schenectady is a city located in Schenectady County New York. With a 2020 population of 65,129, it is the 9th largest city in New York and the 587th largest city in the United States . Schenectady is currently declining at a rate of -0.11% annually and its population has decreased by -1.52% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 66,135 in 2010. Schenectady reached it's highest population of 95,692 in 1930. Spanning over 11 miles, Schenectady has a population density of 6,035 people per square mile.
The average household income in Schenectady is $59,170 with a poverty rate of 19.36%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $904 per month, and the median house value is $108,700. The median age in Schenectady is 36.2 years, 35 years for males, and 37.1 years for females.