Watervliet SnackAbility

8
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
8
Affordability
7
Diversity
8
Safety
6
Amenities
9
Education
7
Commute
9

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Watervliet, New York Info Snack

Watervliet (/wtrvlit/ waw-tr-VLEET or /wtrvlit/ waw-tr-v-LEET) is a city in Albany County in the U.S. state of New York. The population was 10,254 as of the 2010 census. Watervliet is north of Albany, the capital of the state, and is bordered on the north, west, and south by the town of Colonie. The city is also known as "the Arsenal City".
Population
10,201
Unemployment
6.1%
Poverty
16.2%
Median Home
$142,800
Median Income
$49,887
Median Rent
$861

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Map Of Watervliet, NY

Population over time in Watervliet

Year Population % Change
2017 10,201 -0.1%
2016 10,207 -0.3%
2015 10,241 -0.1%
2014 10,250 0.0%
2013 10,249 -0.1%
2012 10,259 -0.3%
2011 10,291 -0.2%
2010 10,313 -

Crime in Watervliet Per 100k

Crime Watervliet NY USA
Violent Crime 415.8 356.7 382.9
Murder 0.0 2.8 5.3
Robbery 99.0 101.3 98.0
Aggravated Assault 257.4 220.8 248.9
Property Crime 2029.7 1514.2 2362.0
Burglary 485.1 176.3 430.4
Larceny 1425.7 1270.3 1694.0
Car Theft 118.8 67.6 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Watervliet

White
76.0% (7,749)
African American
10.3% (1,051)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
3.7% (380)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
4.5% (456)
Hispanic
5.5% (565)
Race Watervliet NY USA
White 76.0% 55.9% 61.5%
African American 10.3% 14.4% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 3.7% 8.3% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.5% 0.2%
Two Or More 4.5% 1.8% 2.3%
Hispanic 5.5% 18.8% 17.6%

Household Income For Watervliet, New York

Less than $10,000
4.6% (46,924)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.2% (83,648)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.5% (137,713)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.9% (100,989)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.8% (140,773)
$50,000 to $74,999
23.4% (238,703)
$75,000 to $99,999
15.0% (153,015)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.6% (87,728)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.9% (19,381)
$200,000 or more
0.9% (9,180)
Income Watervliet NY USA
Less than $10,000 4.6% 7.1% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.2% 5.3% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.5% 9.1% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.9% 8.5% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.8% 11.3% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 23.4% 15.9% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 15.0% 11.9% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.6% 15.0% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.9% 7.2% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 0.9% 8.9% 6.3%

Gender in Watervliet

Female
51.9% (5,299)
Male
48.1% (4,901)
Gender Watervliet NY USA
Female 51.9% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 48.1% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Watervliet for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.5% (454)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (815)
High School / GED
32.5% (3,316)
Some College
18.4% (1,878)
Associate's Degree
12.9% (1,312)
Bachelor's Degree
16.1% (1,642)
Master's Degree
6.5% (660)
Professional Degree
1.0% (98)
Doctorate Degree
0.2% (22)
Education Watervliet NY USA
< 9th Grade 4.5% 6.5% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 7.4% 7.2%
High School / GED 32.5% 26.3% 27.3%
Some College 18.4% 15.9% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 12.9% 8.7% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 16.1% 19.9% 19.1%
Master's Degree 6.5% 11.1% 8.4%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.8% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.2% 1.5% 1.4%

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