Living in Scotia, NY

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Scotia SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
7
Affordability
8
Diversity
6
Safety
8
Amenities
8.5
Education
8.5
Commute
8

Scotia, NY Cost Of Living

97
Scotia's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average

Scotia, New York Info Snack

Scotia is a village in Schenectady County, New York, United States, incorporated in 1904. The population was 7,729 at the 2010 census. Scotia is part of the town of Glenville, and is connected with the city of Schenectady by the Western Gateway Bridge over the Mohawk River.
Population
7,715
Unemployment
4.3%
Poverty
12.4%
Median Home
$136,600
Median Income
$53,250
Median Rent
$840

Scotia, NY Photos

Rankings for Scotia in New York

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Map Of Scotia, NY

Population over time in Scotia

Year Population % Change
2017 7,715 -0.8%
2016 7,775 0.6%
2015 7,732 -0.2%
2014 7,744 0.0%
2013 7,742 0.2%
2012 7,723 0.0%
2011 7,720 -0.1%
2010 7,725 0.4%
2009 7,698 -

Race / Ethnicity in Scotia

White
90.4% (6,977)
African American
1.8% (140)
American Indian
0.1% (6)
Asian
0.4% (30)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.4% (29)
Two Or More
1.1% (87)
Hispanic
5.8% (446)
Race Scotia NY USA
White 90.4% 55.9% 61.1%
African American 1.8% 14.3% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.4% 8.2% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.4% 0.5% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.1% 1.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 5.8% 18.9% 17.8%

Household Income For Scotia, New York

Less than $10,000
6.6% (50,660)
$10,000 to $14,999
9.1% (70,571)
$15,000 to $24,999
12.5% (96,532)
$25,000 to $34,999
5.5% (42,595)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.7% (121,484)
$50,000 to $74,999
13.8% (106,109)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.8% (106,361)
$100,000 to $149,999
15.8% (121,988)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.3% (40,830)
$200,000 or more
1.9% (14,366)
Income Scotia NY USA
Less than $10,000 6.6% 6.7% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 9.1% 5.2% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 12.5% 8.8% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 5.5% 8.2% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.7% 10.9% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 13.8% 15.6% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.8% 11.9% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 15.8% 15.4% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.3% 7.6% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 1.9% 9.7% 7.0%

Gender in Scotia

Female
55.6% (4,289)
Male
44.4% (3,426)
Gender Scotia NY USA
Female 55.6% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 44.4% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Scotia for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (154)
9-12th Grade
3.0% (231)
High School / GED
30.0% (2,314)
Some College
19.0% (1,465)
Associate's Degree
13.0% (1,002)
Bachelor's Degree
21.0% (1,620)
Master's Degree
10.0% (771)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (154)
Education Scotia NY USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 6.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 3.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 30.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 19.0% 16.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 13.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 21.0% 20.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 10.0% 11.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 2.0% 1.0%

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