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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Troy is 50,394. Troy, New York is the 793rd largest city in the US.
Troy is located entirely in Rensselaer County.
The peak population of Troy was in 1910, when its population was 76,813. In 1910, Troy was the 72nd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 793rd largest city in the US. Troy is currently 34.4% smaller than it was in 1910.
Troy has grown 2.3% since the 2000. Troy, New York's growth is below average. 74% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Troy has a population density of 4,840.1 people per square mile.
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The total voting age population of Troy, New York, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 37,471. The voting age population is 47.9% male and 52.1% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 11.4% of the residents of Troy are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Troy are 68.1% White, 17.5% Black, 7.3% Two or more races, 4.8% Asian, 2.2% Other and 0.1% American Indian. Additionally, 9.6% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Troy, 24.4% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 36.8%. On a per-household basis, 20.0% of families are below the poverty line in Troy.
Among those aged 16 and older, 61.4% of Troy residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 86.8% of Troy residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 26.8% have a bachelor's degree and 11.6% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Troy residents aged 5 and older, 13.5% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 5.1% of residents speak Spanish at home, 3.6% speak an Indo-European language, and 3.4% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Troy is 6.8%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Troy, 18.8% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Troy is $45,728.
In Troy, 35.5% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 64.5% of housing units in Troy.
Of all the housing units in Troy, 54.7% of them were build before 1940.
In Troy, 5.4% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 1,300 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Troy is $945.
In Troy, 81.5% of households have an active broadband internet connection.