Duanesburg, New York

Duanesburg: Town of New York, USA


Duanesburg is a town located in the county of Schenectady in the U.S. state of New York. Its population at the 2010 census was 6,122 and a population density of 85 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 5,942 inhabitants.

Duanesburg locator map
Location of Duanesburg on New York map.

Quick Facts about Duanesburg

Population : 5,942 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : New York (United States)
County : Schenectady County
Postal code : 12056
Phone Area Codes : 518
Area : 72.03 km2
Named for : James Duane
Altitude : 1,280 feet / 390 meters
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 08:10:13 (18th July 2024)
Density : 82 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -3.03% (2010-2020)
Normanskill Creek in Duanesburg image
Normanskill Creek in Duanesburg
Normanskill Creek in Duanesburg image


Duanesburg is located at 42°45'43"N 74°8'1"W (42.7620200, -74.1337400).

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According to census records, the population of Duanesburg decreased by 3.03% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 6,122 - census
2011 6,177 0.89% estimation process
2012 6,194 0.27% estimation process
2013 6,225 0.5% estimation process
2014 6,269 0.7% estimation process
2015 6,262 -0.11% estimation process
2016 6,236 -0.42% estimation process
2017 6,245 0.14% estimation process
2018 6,290 0.72% estimation process
2019 6,318 0.44% estimation process
2020 5,942 -6.33% estimation process

Duanesburg zip code is 12056. County name: Schenectady, County fips: 36093

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People born in Duanesburg (9)

People born in Duanesburg, including journalist Stephen J. Dubner, convicted serial killer Marybeth Tinning, Confederate States Army general Daniel M. Frost, .


  • Orestes Cleveland (American politician (1829-1896)) he was born in 02/03/1829
  • James McMaster (American newspaper editor, Roman Catholic convert and activist) he was born in 01/04/1820
  • James O'Neill (American politician) he was born in 01/01/1824
  • Lewis Eaton (American politician) he was born in 17/02/1790
  • Emma White (American cyclist) she was born in 23/08/1997
  • Nick Gwiazdowski (American amateur wrestler) he was born in 30/12/1992

Schools in Duanesburg

College & universities near Duanesburg, NY

Code Name City ZIP
195322 Schenectady County Community College Schenectady (NY) 12305

Stations (14)

Amtrak & bus stations near Duanesburg, NY

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

Post offices near Duanesburg

Post Office Name City ZIP
Duanesburg Post Office Duanesburg (NY) 12056

Other cities in Schenectady County

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Schenectady County , NY.

City Name Population Title
Schenectady 65,231 The most populous city in Schenectady County, New York.
Rotterdam 30,080 Located in the county of New York
Niskayuna 22,330 Town of New York, USA
Scotia 7,618 Village in Schenectady County, New York, United States
East Glenville 6,616 Census-designated place in Schenectady County, New York
Princetown 2,105 City in Schenectady County, New York, United States of America
Delanson 383 City in Schenectady County, New York, United States of America
Duane 175 City in Franklin County, New York, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Duanesburg distances to largest New York cities