Schenectady Real Estate Market Overview

Could Schenectady, NY be your next home? Kick-start your search with Trulia’s real estate guide and home search. With interactive maps and charts, Trulia provides a comprehensive overview of market trends, schools, demographics, and lifestyle data to help you learn all about Schenectady. Not sure which neighborhood is for you? Check out our Nearby Places section below to explore popular cities near Schenectady such... as Niskayuna and Rotterdam. When you’re ready, Trulia has 570 resale and new homes in Schenectady lined up for you, including 3 open houses, and 110 homes in the pre-foreclosure, auction, or bank-owned stages of the foreclosure process. View more

$645,000

Median Sales Price

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$211

Price Per Sqft

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$1,500

Median Rent Per Month

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Housing Market Trends

Market trends help you understand the movement of key price indicators. Trends in Schenectady show a 361% year-over-year rise in median sales price and a -2% drop in median rent per month.

Median Sales Price
The median sales price for homes in Schenectady for Apr 21 to Jul 20 was $645,000 based on 1 home sales.
Price Per Square Ft.
Average price per square foot for Schenectady was $211, an increase of 105% compared to the same period last year.
Median Rent Per Month
The median rent per month for apartments in Schenectady for Jun 21 to Jul 21 was $1,500.

Crime

Most frequent crimes in the past year

Knowing more about crime activity in Schenectady can help keep you aware of crime in the area. Crime activity is most helpful when comparing two locations to understand the relative safety of each location.

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10

Counts of Shooting

7

Counts of Robbery

5

Counts of Assault


Best Schools in Schenectady

There are 37 schools in Schenectady.

Elementary Schools
9

Pine Bush Elementary School

Public, K - 5

9

Rosendale School

Public, K - 5

9

Hillside School

Public, K - 5

Middle Schools
10

Van Antwerp Middle School

Public, 6 - 8

9

Schalmont Middle School

Public, 5 - 8

7

Draper Middle School

Public, 6 - 8

High Schools
9

Niskayuna High School

Public, 9 - 12

8

Schalmont High School

Public, 9 - 12

6

Mohonasen Senior High School

Public, 9 - 12


Demographics

Get to know your neighbors in Schenectady by reviewing our census driven map. Get insights into median age, how many people are married, and percentage of people with a college degree.

Single residents
39%
Single residents
Home owners
79%
Home owners
Median age
41
Median age
Household income
$57,753
Median household income
College educated
38%
College educated

Commute

Most people in Schenectady commute by car. Learn how neighbors in this area get to work so you can consider how you might commute if you lived here, too.

Commute Type
96% commute by car
0% commute by bike
1% commute by public transportation
1% commute by foot

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