Cohoes Albany County, New York

Cohoes: City in New York, USA

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Cohoes is a city located in the county of Albany in the U.S. state of New York. Its population at the 2010 census was 16,168 and a population density of 3,813 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 16,583 inhabitants.

The city was created 108 years ago in 1912.

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Cohoes NY skyline
Cohoes  NY  skyline image


Cohoes is located at 42°46'27"N 73°42'0"W (42.7742400, -73.7001200).

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Cohoes forecast: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 30%. more

Cohoes Quick Facts

Population : 16,583 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : New York (United States)
County : Albany County
Phone Area Codes : 518
Area : 4.24 km2
Altitude : 36 feet / 11 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1913 (108 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 12:38:57 (16th September 2021)
Postal code : 12047
Density : 3,911 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 2.5% (2010-2020)
Weather : 77℉ Scattered Showers And Thunderstorms 7-days weather


The population of Cohoes increased by 2.5% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 16,168 - census
2011 16,191 0.14% estimation process
2012 16,208 0.1% estimation process
2013 16,214 0.04% estimation process
2014 16,207 -0.04% estimation process
2015 16,480 1.66% estimation process
2016 16,842 2.15% estimation process
2017 16,773 -0.41% estimation process
2018 16,651 -0.73% estimation process
2019 16,687 0.22% estimation process
2020 16,583 -0.63% estimation process

Cohoes zip code is 12047. County name: Albany, County fips: 36001

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Local Places in Cohoes

1 Cohoes City Office
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Cohoes City Office

People born in Cohoes (15)

People born in Cohoes, including playwright James A. Herne, actor Al Fremont, baseball player and coach George Davis, you can see a list of people who born in Cohoes.

  • Paul Barselou (American actor) he was born in 31/05/1922
  • Harry S. Longley (Fourth bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Iowa.) he was born in 10/09/1868
  • Joseph Leonard (United States Marine Corps Medal of Honor recipient) he was born in 28/08/1876
  • Paul S. Frament (recipient of the Silver Star) he was born in 04/02/1919
  • Ronald Canestrari (American politician) he was born in 22/05/1943
  • Tom Myers (Player of American football) he was born in 24/10/1950
  • Jeff Hoffman (American baseball player for the Colorado Rockies) he was born in 08/01/1993
  • Charles Tyler Olmstead (bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Central New York from 1904 to 1924) he was born in 28/04/1842
  • John T. McDonald III (American politician) he was born in 05/04/1962
  • Harold E. Rosecrans he was born in 01/03/1897
  • Ben Beaury (soccer player) he was born in 13/05/1996
  • Kenneth B. Slater (conductor and cornetist) he was born in 18/06/1917

Schools in Cohoes

College & universities near Cohoes, NY

Code Name City ZIP
195289 Samaritan Hospital School of Nursing Troy (NY) 12065

Stations (20)

Amtrak & bus stations near Cohoes, NY

Code Name Address Type
ALB Albany–Rensselaer 525 East St. RAIL
SDY Schenectady 332 Erie Blvd. RAIL
SRK Saratoga Springs, NY 267 Union Avenue BUS
SAR Saratoga Springs station 26 Station Lane RAIL
AMS Amsterdam station Railroad St. & West Main Ave. RAIL

Post offices near Cohoes

Post Office Name City ZIP
Coh Post Office Cohoes (NY) 12047

Other places with the same name (1)

Other cities in Albany County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Albany County , NY. (more)

City Name Population Title
Albany 95,429 Capital of New York, United States and seat of Albany County
West Albany 93,794 City in New York, United States of America
Colonie 70,732 Town in Albany County, New York, United States
Guilderland 34,083 Town in Albany County, New York, United States
Tarrytown 11,285 Village in town of Greenburgh, Westchester County, New York, United States
Watervliet 9,807 City in New York, USA
Delmar 8,195 Town in Sussex County, Delaware, United States
Westmere 7,284 Human settlement in New York, United States of America
New Scotland 5,838 Town in New York
Coeymans 4,073 Town in New York, USA
Menands 3,832 Village in Albany County, New York, United States
Westerlo 3,257 Town in New York state, United States
Ravena 3,154 City in Albany County, New York, United States of America
Green Island 2,879 Coterminous town-village in New York, United States of America
Voorheesville 2,750 City in Albany County, New York, United States of America
Berne 2,748 Town in Albany County, New York, US

Distance to Other Cities

Cohoes distances to largest New York cities