Troy SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
8
Affordability
5
Diversity
9
Safety
4
Amenities
9.5
Education
8
Commute
8

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Troy, New York Info Snack

Troy is a city in the U.S. State of New York and the seat of Rensselaer County. The city is located on the western edge of Rensselaer County and on the eastern bank of the Hudson River. Troy has close ties to the nearby cities of Albany and Schenectady, forming a region popularly called the Capital District. The city is one of the three major centers for the Albany Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA), which has a population of 1,170,483. At the 2010 census, the population of Troy was 50,129. Troy's motto is Ilium fuit. Troja est, which means "Ilium was, Troy is".
Population
49,610
Unemployment
8.2%
Poverty
25.4%
Median Home
$145,800
Median Income
$41,804
Median Rent
$912

Rankings for Troy in New York

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Map Of Troy, NY

Population over time in Troy

Year Population % Change
2017 49,610 -0.4%
2016 49,826 -0.1%
2015 49,881 -0.1%
2014 49,933 -0.1%
2013 49,965 -0.1%
2012 50,019 -0.1%
2011 50,056 -0.0%
2010 50,073 0.1%
2009 50,011 -
Crime/100k Troy NY USA
Violent Crime 571.8 350.5 368.9
Murder 2.0 2.9 5.0
Robbery 187.9 93.1 86.2
Aggravated Assault 337.4 220.9 246.8
Property Crime 2851.0 1440.5 2199.5
Burglary 505.1 159.3 376.0
Larceny 2186.3 1214.0 1594.6
Car Theft 159.6 67.2 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Troy

White
64.0% (31,730)
African American
15.7% (7,811)
American Indian
0.0% (23)
Asian
4.1% (2,028)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.5% (226)
Two Or More
5.4% (2,687)
Hispanic
10.3% (5,105)
Race Troy NY USA
White 64.0% 55.9% 61.1%
African American 15.7% 14.3% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 4.1% 8.2% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.5% 0.5% 0.2%
Two Or More 5.4% 1.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 10.3% 18.9% 17.8%

Household Income For Troy, New York

Less than $10,000
9.8% (486,304)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.1% (402,270)
$15,000 to $24,999
12.8% (635,974)
$25,000 to $34,999
13.2% (653,129)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.1% (651,389)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.5% (819,208)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.0% (546,968)
$100,000 to $149,999
10.5% (520,116)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.9% (144,946)
$200,000 or more
2.0% (100,691)
Income Troy NY USA
Less than $10,000 9.8% 673.0% 633.5%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.1% 517.2% 460.0%
$15,000 to $24,999 12.8% 880.8% 931.0%
$25,000 to $34,999 13.2% 823.0% 928.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.1% 1090.5% 1263.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.5% 1559.3% 1746.4%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.0% 1187.0% 1247.6%
$100,000 to $149,999 10.5% 1537.1% 1464.4%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.9% 757.8% 627.5%
$200,000 or more 2.0% 974.2% 697.9%

Gender in Troy

Female
51.6% (25,575)
Male
48.4% (24,034)
Gender Troy NY USA
Female 51.6% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 48.4% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Troy for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (1,984)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (3,968)
High School / GED
29.0% (14,386)
Some College
19.0% (9,425)
Associate's Degree
14.0% (6,945)
Bachelor's Degree
16.0% (7,937)
Master's Degree
8.0% (3,968)
Professional Degree
1.0% (496)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (496)
Education Troy NY USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 6.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 29.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 19.0% 16.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 14.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 16.0% 20.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 8.0% 11.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

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