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Average rent in Schenectady, NY

$1,184/mo Schenectady, NY average rental price, September 2022
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The average monthly rent of apartments in Schenectady, NY is $1,184.

Schenectady, NY apartment rent ranges

About 58% of apartment rents in Schenectady, NY range between $1,001-$1,500. Meanwhile, apartments priced over $1,501-$2,000 represent 3% of apartments. Around 28% of Schenectady’s apartments are in the $701-$1,000 price range. 4% of apartments are priced between $501-$700.

Schenectady, NY rent trends

Schenectady, NY demographics

Schenectady, NY has a population of 65,336 according to the most recent data from the U.S. Census Bureau. 33,205 of Schenectady’s residents are women and 32,131 are men. The median age of those who live in Schenectady, NY is 37.3.

Schenectady, NY households

  • 12,405 Family
    12,212 Non-family
  • 5,218 Children
    19,399 No Children
  • 24,617Total Number of Households
  • 2.51Average People Per Household
  • $47,773Median Household Income

According to U.S. Census data, there are 24,617 households in Schenectady, NY. 12,405 are family households and 12,212 are non-family households. There are 5,218 households with children in Schenectady and 19,399 households without children. On average, about 2.51 people live in a household in Schenectady, NY.

Schenectady, NY education statistics

The level of education of the population of Schenectady, NY is as follows: 5% have no high school education, 41% completed some high school, 25% partially completed college, 11% have an Associate Degree, 12% have a Bachelor Degree, and 7% have a Graduate Degree.

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Do you want a house with a backyard, a grill area, that offers you privacy and enough space for your family? RentCafe offers you the possibility to look for a house for rent near you, to find the one that best suits your family. Browsing through our listings, you can filter by size, price, pet policy, check out the location, to find the best house in your area. Whether you are looking to move to a particular neighborhood, or a specific ZIP code, may it be for its safety, beautiful buildings, or quiet atmosphere, you can find the rental house that your whole family will enjoy.

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Renting a house in Schenectady, NY

Those looking for a cozy home with lots of living and storage space and a backyard, and also like the freedom of renting, rental homes can offer the best of both worlds. This segment of the rental market has become very popular and the selection is better than ever. In Schenectady, NY there are 2 homes for rent including duplexes, townhomes and single family homes for rent. If you are flexible about the location, you will find cheap houses to rent by searching a little further away from downtown, for as little as $1,295, or, if you’re willing to pay a little extra, take a look at what’s available in some of the best residential areas in town, and you’ll be surprised to find a nice selection of single-family houses renting for up to $1,295.

When you rent a house you can have as little or as much space as you wish

While apartments can be more limiting space wise, when you rent a house, you have a little more wiggle room (pun intended). Smaller 1 bedroom homes are perfect for a couple, 2 bedroom homes for those who need an extra bedroom for guests or for a baby, 3 bedroom and 4 bedroom homes that are just right for families with children. Larger rental homes are also great for sharing with roommates, whether you’re looking for something close to work, close to your college campus, or just close to shopping and entertainment.

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