New Scotland, New York

New Scotland: Town in New York


New Scotland is a town located in the county of Albany in the U.S. state of New York. Its population at the 2010 census was 8,648 and a population density of 149 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 8,588 inhabitants.

New Scotland locator map
Location of New Scotland on New York map.

Quick Facts about New Scotland

Population : 8,588 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : New York (United States)
County : Albany County
Phone Area Codes : 518
Area : 57.97 km2
Altitude : 666 feet / 203 meters
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 03:12:08 (28th September 2023)
Density : 148 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -0.7% (2010-2020)
Weather : 63℉ Mostly Sunny 7-days weather
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Cattery - Houck
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New Scotland is located at 42°37'43"N 73°54'48"W (42.6286900, -73.9134600).

New Scotland map


New Scotland forecast: Mostly sunny, with a high near 63. Southeast wind 3 to 8 mph. more


According to census records, the population of New Scotland decreased by 0.7% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 8,648 - census
2011 8,691 0.49% estimation process
2012 8,706 0.17% estimation process
2013 8,723 0.19% estimation process
2014 8,753 0.34% estimation process
2015 8,741 -0.14% estimation process
2016 8,720 -0.24% estimation process
2017 8,721 0.01% estimation process
2018 8,673 -0.55% estimation process
2019 8,624 -0.57% estimation process
2020 8,588 -0.42% estimation process

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People born in New Scotland (1)

United States Representative from New York Samuel Dickson was born in New Scotland

Schools in New Scotland

College & universities near New Scotland, NY

Code Name City ZIP
192785 Maria College of Albany Albany (NY) 12208

Stations (17)

Amtrak & bus stations near New Scotland, NY

Code Name Address Type
ALB Albany–Rensselaer 525 East St. RAIL
SDY Schenectady 332 Erie Blvd. RAIL
AMS Amsterdam station Railroad St. & West Main Ave. RAIL
HUD Hudson 69 South Front St. RAIL
SRK Saratoga Springs, NY 267 Union Avenue BUS

Post offices near New Scotland

Post Office Name City ZIP
Voorheesvill Post Office Voorheesville (NY) 12186

Other cities in Albany County

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Albany County , NY. (more)

City Name Population Title
Albany 95,429 The capital of New York State.
Guilderland 34,083 Town in Albany County, New York, United States
West Albany 22,000 A hamlet in the town of Albany in Albany County, New York.
Cohoes 16,583 City in New York, USA
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
Colonie 7,564 Town in Albany County, New York, United States
Westmere 7,284 Human settlement in New York, United States of America
Coeymans 7,227 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

New Scotland distances to largest New York cities