Watervliet SnackAbility

8
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
8
Affordability
7
Diversity
8
Safety
7
Amenities
9
Education
8
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
10,207
Unemployment
7.2%
Poverty
15.7%
Median Home
$139,000
Median Income
$48,994
Median Rent
$847

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Map Of Watervliet, NY

Population over time in Watervliet

Year Population % Change
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 244.9 376.2 386.3
Murder 9.8 3.2 5.3
Robbery 19.6 113.0 102.8
Aggravated Assault 186.1 228.3 248.5
Property Crime 1959.2 1545.6 2450.7
Burglary 509.4 201.7 468.9
Larceny 1342.1 1271.0 1745.0
Car Theft 107.8 72.9 236.9

Race / Ethnicity in Watervliet

White
80.0% (8,165)
African American
8.6% (879)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
2.0% (200)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
4.6% (474)
Hispanic
4.8% (489)
Race Watervliet NY USA
White 80.0% 56.4% 60.6%
African American 8.6% 14.4% 10.4%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 2.0% 8.1% 4.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.1%
Other 0.0% 0.5% 3.9%
Two Or More 4.6% 1.8% 2.5%
Hispanic 4.8% 18.6% 17.3%

Household Income For Watervliet, New York

Less than $10,000
5.5% (561)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.8% (694)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.1% (1,439)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.6% (979)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.5% (1,582)
$50,000 to $74,999
22.7% (2,316)
$75,000 to $99,999
15.1% (1,541)
$100,000 to $149,999
7.5% (765)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.5% (255)
$200,000 or more
0.5% (51)
Income Watervliet NY USA
Less than $10,000 5.5% 7.7% 7.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.8% 5.1% 5.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.1% 9.5% 10.2%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.6% 8.7% 9.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.5% 11.5% 13.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 22.7% 16.2% 17.8%
$75,000 to $99,999 15.1% 11.9% 12.2%
$100,000 to $149,999 7.5% 14.6% 13.5%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.5% 6.7% 5.4%
$200,000 or more 0.5% 8.0% 5.7%

Gender in Watervliet

Female
49.7% (5,076)
Male
50.3% (5,130)
Gender Watervliet NY USA
Female 49.7% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 50.3% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Watervliet for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.4% (348)
9-12th Grade
7.1% (724)
High School / GED
34.9% (3,558)
Some College
20.0% (2,041)
Associate's Degree
13.6% (1,385)
Bachelor's Degree
13.6% (1,387)
Master's Degree
5.7% (585)
Professional Degree
1.1% (111)
Doctorate Degree
0.6% (63)
Education Watervliet NY USA
< 9th Grade 3.4% 6.5% 5.6%
9-12th Grade 7.1% 7.5% 7.4%
High School / GED 34.9% 26.4% 27.5%
Some College 20.0% 16.1% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 13.6% 8.6% 8.2%
Bachelor's Degree 13.6% 19.7% 18.8%
Master's Degree 5.7% 10.9% 8.2%
Professional Degree 1.1% 2.8% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.6% 1.5% 1.3%

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