Schenectady County vs. Schoharie County

Schenectady County (NY)Schoharie County (NY)
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019)155,35031,097
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019)0.4%-5.0%
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019)154,75132,729
Population, Census, April 1, 2010154,72732,749
Persons under 5 years, percent5.8%4.1%
Persons under 18 years, percent21.5%17.4%
Persons 65 years and over, percent17.1%21.9%
Female persons, percent51.3%49.8%
White alone, percent78.1%95.8%
Black or African American alone, percent12.4%1.5%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent0.7%0.3%
Asian alone, percent4.9%0.8%
Two or More Races, percent3.7%1.6%
Hispanic or Latino, percent7.4%3.3%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent73.2%93.1%
Veterans, 2014-20188,5282,379
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-201810.7%2.8%
Housing units, July 1, 2018, (V2018)69,95417,593
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-201866.5%75.0%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018$165,400$143,500
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018$1,578$1,371
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018$625$539
Median gross rent, 2014-2018$922$792
Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2009-201338.0%14.1%
Building permits, 201818338
Households, 2014-201853,29512,559
Persons per household, 2014-20182.822.38
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-201890.1%87.8%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-201810.0%4.2%
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-201889.2%84.5%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-201882.6%72.4%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201890.3%89.6%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201831.4%22.3%
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-20189.1%11.3%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent4.8%5.2%
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201862.8%58.0%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201860.6%56.3%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)191,65523,102
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)1,005,70469,867
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)519,32154,901
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)1,821,118319,042
Total retail sales per capita, 2012$11,740$9,939
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-201822.829.9
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$63,785$53,989
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$31,412$28,712
Persons in poverty, percent11.3%11.8%
Total employer establishments, 20173,045587
Total employment, 201753,6615,371
Total annual payroll, 2017 ($1,000)2,675,562203,993
Total employment, percent change, 2016-20172.3%-0.7%
Total nonemployer establishments, 20178,5581,875
All firms, 201210,0492,072
Men-owned firms, 20125,8651,357
Women-owned firms, 20123,414590
Minority-owned firms, 20121,74258
Nonminority-owned firms, 20127,9161,918
Veteran-owned firms, 20121,007362
Nonveteran-owned firms, 20128,3981,633
Black-owned firms, percent, 20075.0%0.0%
American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%0.0%
Asian-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%0.0%
Native Hawaiian- and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%0.0%
Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 20073.2%0.0%
Women-owned firms, percent, 200732.1%0.0%
Population per square mile, 2010756.652.7
Land area in square miles, 2010204.52621.82

Source: United States Census Bureau

About this page: Side-by-side comparison between Schenectady county (NY) and Schoharie county (NY) using the main population, demographic, and social indicators from the United States Census Bureau.