Rensselaer, NY Real Estate
Rensselaer, New York is located in Rensselaer County. Nearby cities and towns include Hampton Manor, Menands, Albany, East Greenbush, Wynantskill, Watervliet, West Sand Lake, Troy, Colonie, Green Island, Westmere, Castleton-on-Hudson, Cohoes, Averill Park, Poestenkill, Voorheesville, Waterford, Nassau, Ravena, East Nassau, Niverville, Niskayuna, Rotterdam, Schenectady, Altamont, Valatie, Scotia, Kinderhook, East Glenville, Mechanicville, Country Knolls, Schaghticoke, Valley Falls, Round Lake, Coxsackie, Duane Lake, Chatham, Stillwater, Greenville, Duanesburg, Ghent, Mariaville Lake, Delanson, and Stottville. Rensselaer is a suburban community with a population of 9,370. The median household income is $46,631. In Rensselaer, 28% of residents are married, and families with children reside in 21% of the households. Half the population of Rensselaer commutes 16 minutes or less to work, with 60% of residents holding white collar jobs and 40% residents holding blue collar jobs. The median age of homes in Rensselaer, NY is 64 years, with 39% of those homes owned, 56% rented, and 6% not occupied. In the previous year, 48 Rensselaer properties were sold. The median sale price of a home in Rensselaer in the previous year was $112,078.