Latest Data (2016)
Population 64,913
Nationwide Rank 557

Quick Facts

Schenectady, New York is the 557th largest city in the United States as of 2016.

Schenectady, New York is a city.

Schenectady, New York is currently 32.2% smaller than it was in 1930, the year of its peak recorded population.

Schenectady, New York's growth is below average. 71% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Schenectady, New York Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
547 Mansfield, Texas 65,631 130.9%
548 Harlingen, Texas 65,539 11.4%
549 Alpharetta, Georgia 65,338 40.1%
550 Laguna Niguel, California 65,328 3.9%
551 San Clemente, California 65,309 29.1%
552 Conway, Arkansas 65,300 49.5%
553 Bowling Green, Kentucky 65,234 31.7%
554 Tamarac, Florida 65,199 16.5%
555 Shawnee, Kansas 65,194 34.0%
556 Rogers, Arkansas 65,021 62.9%
557 Schenectady, New York 64,913 5.1%
558 East Orange, New Jersey 64,789 -7.1%
559 Lodi, California 64,641 12.4%
560 Buckeye, Arizona 64,629 562.3%
561 West Des Moines, Iowa 64,560 36.8%
562 Santa Cruz, California 64,465 15.4%
563 Madera, California 64,444 47.5%
564 Youngstown, Ohio 64,312 -21.3%
565 North Port, Florida 64,274 176.4%
566 Skokie, Illinois 64,270 1.4%
567 Lake Elsinore, California 64,205 119.3%

Similarly Sized Cities In New York

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2016
311 Albany 98,111 3.7%
428 New Rochelle 79,557 10.0%
516 Mount Vernon 68,344 -0.1%
557 Schenectady 64,913 5.1%
607 Utica 60,652 0.2%
645 White Plains 58,241 9.2%
674 Hempstead 55,555 4.4%
759 Troy 49,702 0.9%
785 Niagara Falls 48,632 -12.3%
833 Binghamton 45,672 -3.4%
868 Freeport 43,279 -1.1%
1016 Valley Stream 37,673 3.6%
1128 Long Beach 33,717 -4.9%
1168 Spring Valley 32,603 41.4%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
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