Albany, NY
Demographic Data



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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:   2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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

Albany Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
98,251

Age

PEOPLE OF New York DETAILS
Under 5 Years 5.52
5 To 17 11.76
18 To 24 21.89
25 To 34 16.86
35 To 54 21.08
55 To 64 10.28
65 Years And Over 12.61

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS
ATTENDING COLLEGE 15.6
HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES 89.6
COLLEGE GRADUATES 38.1

Income

 

Per capita Income

Per capita Income
Albany 27632 23633.92603521827 #EE2025
USA 31177 26666 #C1F000

Median household income

Median household income
Albany 43790 20254.356136820927 #EE2025
USA 57652 26666 #C1F000

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
24.5%

Employment Industries in Albany

 
INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN
Healthcare 19.7
Public Service 12.3
Education 11.7
Accommodation 9.9
Retail 9.5
Professional, scientific, and technical services 7.2
Other 4.4
Finance 4.2
Administration 3.5
Construction 3.5
Manufacturing 3.4
Arts 2.6
Transportation 2.3
Information Technology 2.1

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
% of Residents
White 50.6
Black Or African American 27.2
American Indian And Alaska Native 0.1
Asian 7.4
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders 0.0
Other Race / Two or More Races 4.8
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race) 9.8

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

Ancestry Details
Irish 14.8
Italian 12.3
German 10.2
English 5.2
Polish 3.9
French 2.6
Jamaican 2.0
Russian 1.3
Dutch 1.3
Greek 1.1
French Canadian 0.9
Scottish 0.9
African 0.9
European 0.6
Norwegian 0.6
Swedish 0.5
Scots-Irish 0.5
Eastern European 0.5
Guyanese 0.5
Welsh 0.4

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

Languages Details
English 83.3
Spanish 5.5
Chinese 1.7
Other Asian languages 1.5
French 0.9
Langs. of India 0.9
Urdu 0.8
Tagalog 0.8
African languages 0.7
Arabic 0.6
Slavic languages 0.6
French Creole 0.4
Other Indo-European 0.4
Italian 0.4
Korean 0.3
Polish 0.3
German/Yiddish 0.2
Native American languages 0.2
Russian 0.1
Japanese 0.1

Foreign Born Albany Residents:
12.7%