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Schenectady County, NY
The county name derives from Mohawk term for "on the other side of pine lands"

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Schenectady County is one of 62 counties in New York.

The county is in the Albany metro area.The estimated population in 2004 was 148,042. This was an increase of  1.01% from the 2000 census.

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Median household income
Local
$41,739
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Schenectady County demographic reports

In 2002, the per capita personal income in Schenectady County was $31,845. This was an increase of 16.2% from 1997. The 2002 figure was 103% of the national per capita income, which was $30,906.



County seat: Schenectady

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Ancestry & family history

13% of Schenectady County residents report German ancestry, and 15% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Schenectady County ancestry & family history guide.

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Cemeteries

Cemeteries in Schenectady County include Batter Street Cemetery, Czestochwskiej Cemetery, Dennison Cemetery, Duanesburg Village Cemetery, Eaton Corners Cemetery, Ferguson Cemetery, First Reformed Presbyterian Cemetery, Fisher Cemetery, Frydendall Cemetery, Grove Cemetery ... View cemeteries

Communities

Communities in Schenectady County include Alplaus, Braman Corners, Delanson, Duanesburg, East Glenville, Glenville, Hoffmans, Mariaville, Niskayuna, Pattersonville ... View communities

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Colleges in Schenectady County include Ellis Hospital School of Nursing, Mid - America Baptist Theological Seminary, Schenectady County Community College, Union College ... View colleges

School districts in Schenectady County include Duanesburg Central Schools District, Niskayuna Central Schools District, Rotterdam-Mohonasen Central Schools District, Schalmont Central Schools District, Schenectady City Schools District, Scotia-Glenville Central Schools District ... View school districts

To see school district boundaries, wait for the map to load in the new window, then select 'Legend.' Choose 'school districts' and update map.

To see school district boundaries, wait for the map to load in the new window, then select 'Legend.' Choose 'school districts' and update map.

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Libraries

Libraries in Schenectady County include Adirondack Research Library, Central Library, Duane Branch, Glenville Branch, Hamilton Hill Branch, Mont Pleasant Branch, Niskayuna Branch, Quaker Street Branch, Rotterdam Branch, Scotia Branch ... View libraries

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Media

Newspapers in Schenectady County include Schenectady Gazette ... View newspapers

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Politics

Schenectady County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Schenectady County political report.

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Travel

Hotels in Schenectady County include Days Inn Schenectady, Econo Lodge, Holiday Inn-Schenectady, Mallozzi's Belvedere Hotel, Parker Inn, Quality Inn Schenectady, Super 8

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