Albany Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated November 2021.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

Albany Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
20,271

Age

Under 5 Years:
7.0%
5 - 17:
19.0%
18 - 24:
5.5%
25 - 34:
15.4%
35 - 54:
32.0%
55 - 64:
9.1%
Over 65 Years:
12.0%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
Attending College
4.7%
4.7%
High School Graduates
94.8%
94.8%
College Graduated
72.9%
72.9%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 

Per capita Income

Albany
$50,089
$50,089
USA
$34,103
$34,103

Median household income

Albany
$95,400
$95,400
USA
$62,843
$62,843

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
8.9%

Employment Industries in Albany

 
Education
21.4%
21.4%
Professional, scientific, and technical services
18.2%
18.2%
Healthcare
10.2%
10.2%
Accommodation
6.9%
6.9%
Other
5.6%
5.6%
Retail
5.6%
5.6%
Public Service
5.5%
5.5%
Manufacturing
4.9%
4.9%
Finance
4.1%
4.1%
Construction
3.2%
3.2%
Transportation
3.1%
3.1%
Information Technology
2.7%
2.7%
Arts
2.4%
2.4%
Administration
2.1%
2.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
White
44.1%
44.1%
Asian
29.1%
29.1%
Hispanic or Latino (Of Any Race)
15.0%
15.0%
Other Race / Two or More Races
7.8%
7.8%
Black or African American
2.9%
2.9%
American Indian and Alaska Native
0.6%
0.6%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islanders
0.4%
0.4%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

German
9.2%
9.2%
English
8.0%
8.0%
Irish
7.4%
7.4%
Italian
4.1%
4.1%
European
2.8%
2.8%
French
2.3%
2.3%
Scottish
2.0%
2.0%
Russian
2.0%
2.0%
Welsh
1.7%
1.7%
Dutch
1.7%
1.7%
Polish
1.7%
1.7%
Swedish
1.6%
1.6%
Iranian
1.6%
1.6%
Brazilian
1.4%
1.4%
British
1.4%
1.4%
Eastern European
1.3%
1.3%
Scots-Irish
1.3%
1.3%
Norwegian
1.3%
1.3%
Portuguese
0.7%
0.7%
Romanian
0.7%
0.7%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
60.0%
60.0%
Chinese
10.6%
10.6%
Spanish
9.0%
9.0%
Korean
3.0%
3.0%
Langs. of India
2.8%
2.8%
Other Asian languages
1.8%
1.8%
Portuguese
1.6%
1.6%
Japanese
1.3%
1.3%
Persian
1.1%
1.1%
Russian
1.1%
1.1%
Native American languages
0.6%
0.6%
Slavic languages
0.6%
0.6%
Arabic
0.5%
0.5%
French
0.5%
0.5%
Pacific Island languages
0.5%
0.5%
Tagalog
0.5%
0.5%
Urdu
0.5%
0.5%
African languages
0.4%
0.4%
Vietnamese
0.4%
0.4%
German/Yiddish
0.4%
0.4%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born Albany Residents:
31.7%