The Village of Colonie had a population of 8,111 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Colonie is located at latitude 42.7209 and longitude -73.8317 in Albany County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Colonie (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.24 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Albany County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 312 feet.
The Village of Colonie (GNIS ID: 2391620) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Colonie population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||8,103|
|Population in Familes||6,585|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||8|
|Average Household Size||2.43|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||3,418 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,656 (77.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||680 (19.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||82 ( 2.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$203,136|
|Average Home Value||$205,309|
|Median Household Income||$74,820|
|Average Household Income||$87,264|
|Per Capita Income||$35,922|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.11%|
|Per Capita Income||2.19%|
The table below compares Colonie to the other 1,196 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New York by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 228||81st|
|Population Density1||# 339||72nd|
|Diversity Index2||# 402||66th|
|Median Household Income||# 406||66th|
|Per Capita Income||# 422||65th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE New York Census Data Comparison Tool.