Latest Data (2017)
Population 65,625
Nationwide Rank 558

Quick Facts

Schenectady, New York is the 558th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Schenectady, New York is a city.

Schenectady, New York is currently 31.4% smaller than it was in 1930, the year of its peak recorded population.

Schenectady, New York's growth is below average. 76% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Schenectady, New York Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
548 Rogers, Arkansas 66,430 66.4%
549 Lake Elsinore, California 66,411 126.8%
550 Johnson City, Tennessee 66,391 18.5%
551 Laguna Niguel, California 66,334 5.5%
552 North Port, Florida 66,300 185.1%
553 North Little Rock, Arkansas 65,911 8.7%
554 Lodi, California 65,884 14.5%
555 Alpharetta, Georgia 65,799 41.1%
556 Conway, Arkansas 65,782 50.6%
557 Tamarac, Florida 65,669 17.4%
558 Schenectady, New York 65,625 6.2%
559 West Des Moines, Iowa 65,608 39.0%
560 Shawnee, Kansas 65,513 34.7%
561 Madera, California 65,508 49.9%
562 Harlingen, Texas 65,467 11.3%
563 East Orange, New Jersey 65,378 -6.2%
564 San Clemente, California 65,267 29.0%
565 Santa Cruz, California 65,021 16.3%
566 Jupiter, Florida 64,976 62.9%
567 Wellington, Florida 64,848 66.9%
568 Rocklin, California 64,838 74.0%

Similarly Sized Cities In New York

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
311 Albany 98,251 3.9%
429 New Rochelle 79,946 10.5%
520 Mount Vernon 68,703 0.4%
558 Schenectady 65,625 6.2%
617 Utica 60,635 0.2%
641 White Plains 59,047 10.7%
679 Hempstead 55,806 4.9%
772 Troy 49,565 0.6%
799 Niagara Falls 48,460 -12.7%
848 Binghamton 45,179 -4.4%
876 Freeport 43,508 -0.6%
1017 Valley Stream 37,935 4.4%
1134 Long Beach 33,750 -4.8%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 65,625 558
2016 64,913 557
2015 65,305 545
2014 65,936 534
2013 65,902 525
2012 66,078 512
2011 66,095 506
2010 66,135 498
2009 61,469 544
2008 61,196 532
2007 61,364 527
2006 61,446 520
2005 61,230 512
2004 61,146 504
2003 61,042 496
2002 61,309 479
2001 61,302 472
2000 61,750 463
1990 65,554 365
1930 95,692 95
1920 88,723 81
1910 72,826 77
1860 9,579 98
1850 8,921 72
1840 6,784 59