Troy SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
8
Affordability
5
Diversity
9
Safety
4
Amenities
9.5
Education
7
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
49,826
Unemployment
9.0%
Poverty
26.1%
Median Home
$144,400
Median Income
$40,911
Median Rent
$879

Rankings for Troy in New York

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Map Of Troy, NY

Population over time in Troy

Year Population % Change
2017 49,826 -0.1%
2016 49,881 -0.1%
2015 49,933 -0.1%
2014 49,965 -0.1%
2013 50,019 -0.1%
2012 50,056 -0.0%
2011 50,073 0.1%
2010 50,011 -

Crime in Troy Per 100k

Crime Troy NY USA
Violent Crime 707.0 356.7 382.9
Murder 12.1 2.8 5.3
Robbery 229.6 101.3 98.0
Aggravated Assault 402.9 220.8 248.9
Property Crime 3488.8 1514.2 2362.0
Burglary 745.3 176.3 430.4
Larceny 2562.2 1270.3 1694.0
Car Theft 181.3 67.6 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Troy

White
64.4% (32,109)
African American
15.4% (7,694)
American Indian
0.0% (22)
Asian
4.0% (2,015)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.5% (252)
Two Or More
5.9% (2,921)
Hispanic
9.7% (4,813)
Race Troy NY USA
White 64.4% 55.9% 61.5%
African American 15.4% 14.4% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 4.0% 8.3% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.5% 0.5% 0.2%
Two Or More 5.9% 1.8% 2.3%
Hispanic 9.7% 18.8% 17.6%

Household Income For Troy, New York

Less than $10,000
10.8% (538,120)
$10,000 to $14,999
9.0% (448,434)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.0% (647,738)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.2% (607,877)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.0% (647,738)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.3% (812,163)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.9% (543,103)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.8% (488,294)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.0% (149,478)
$200,000 or more
1.8% (89,686)
Income Troy NY USA
Less than $10,000 10.8% 7.1% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 9.0% 5.3% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.0% 9.1% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.2% 8.5% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.0% 11.3% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.3% 15.9% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.9% 11.9% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.8% 15.0% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.0% 7.2% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 1.8% 8.9% 6.3%

Gender in Troy

Female
50.1% (24,939)
Male
49.9% (24,886)
Gender Troy NY USA
Female 50.1% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 49.9% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Troy for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.4% (2,168)
9-12th Grade
8.5% (4,230)
High School / GED
29.1% (14,517)
Some College
19.0% (9,463)
Associate's Degree
13.4% (6,655)
Bachelor's Degree
15.9% (7,912)
Master's Degree
7.5% (3,716)
Professional Degree
1.1% (567)
Doctorate Degree
1.2% (595)
Education Troy NY USA
< 9th Grade 4.4% 6.5% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 8.5% 7.4% 7.2%
High School / GED 29.1% 26.3% 27.3%
Some College 19.0% 15.9% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 13.4% 8.7% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 15.9% 19.9% 19.1%
Master's Degree 7.5% 11.1% 8.4%
Professional Degree 1.1% 2.8% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.2% 1.5% 1.4%

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