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About Mechanicville

Mechanicville is a suburb in the Albany Metro Area and in the Saratoga County. It has a population of 5,177 and a population density of 6,171, which is 98% above the national average. It has a median age of 37, which is 3 years below the Albany Metro median age and 2 years below the national average.

Mechanicville has a median home value of $224,500, which is 29% below the Metro average.The average rent of $1,957 is 24% above the metro average rent and 6% below the national average rent. The average household income in Mechanicville is $45,686 , which is 44% below the Metro average household income and 39% below the national average of household income.

The average school rating in Mechanicville is 5. Mechanicville also has a crime index 47 that is below the Metro average and below the National average.

$224,500Median Home Value
$315,641 Albany Metro Area
$1,957Median Rent
$1,484 Albany Metro Area
4 /10 - 6 /10
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44 mins To Albany Metro Area

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Mechanicville's population is made up of 35% married, 40% single, 17% divorced and 7% widowed. Baby Boomers make up the largest percentage of the population at 35%, while Millennials have the second largest segment at 31%. Homeowners make up 35% of the population in Mechanicville.

904,617 Albany Metro Area
6,171Population Density
  • 53% Male
  • 47% Female
37 Median Age
40 Albany Metro Area
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The Per Capita income in Mechanicville is $30,798. The Median Household Income is $45,686 and the Mechanicville Unemployment Rate is 6%.

$30,798Income Per Capita
$46,752 Albany Metro Area
$45,686Median Household Income
$80,970 Albany Metro Area
21% Poverty Rate
11% Albany Metro Area
6% Unemployment Rate
5% Albany Metro Area
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$224,500Median Home Value
$315,641 Albany Metro Area
$1,957Median Rent
$1,484 Albany Metro Area
2Average Household Size
2 Albany Metro Area

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Home Owners
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4 /10 - 6 /10
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Top Schools in Mechanicville

Mechanicville City School District
25 Kniskern Avenue, Mechanicville, NY, 12118
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44 mins
Albany Metro Area
Commute To
Albany International Airport
30 mins
Springfield, MA
2 hr 15 mins
The Sage Colleges Troy Cmps
32 mins
State University of New York College at Cobleskill
1 hr 22 mins
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Mechanicville crime index is 47 which is lower than the national average. Click here to see the Safest Places to Live in Mechanicville.

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National Crime Index

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