Albany-Schenectady-Troy, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area NY Demographic Data and Boundary Map


Albany-Schenectady-Troy, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area Boundary Map

Albany-Schenectady-Troy, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 903,602
Daytime Population: Workers 465,429
Daytime Population: Residents 451,659
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 917,088
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.01
Population in Households 870,628
Population in Familes 664,114
Population in Group Qrtrs 32,974
Population Density2 321
Diversity Index3 39


Median Household Income $62,936
Average Household Income $84,951
Per Capita Income $35,220


Total Housing Units 408,598 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 232,618 (56.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 134,243 (32.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 41,737 (10.2%)
Median Home Value $209,291
Average Home Value $250,195


Total Households 366,861
Average Household Size 2.37
Family Households 222,055
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.51% 0.49%
Households 0.44% 0.46%
Families 0.26% 0.35%
Median Household Income   1.9%
Per Capita Income   2.38%