Rensselaer Rensselaer County, New York

Rensselaer: City in Indiana

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Location of Rensselaer on New York map.

About

Rensselaer is a city located in the county of Rensselaer in the U.S. state of New York. Its population at the 2010 census was 9,392 and a population density of 546 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 9,142 inhabitants.

The city was created 182 years ago in 1839.

Jasper County Courthouse Rensselaer Indiana image
Jasper County Courthouse Rensselaer Indiana
Jasper County Courthouse Rensselaer Indiana image

Geography

Rensselaer is located at 42°38'33"N 73°44'34"W (42.6425800, -73.7429000).

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Rensselaer Quick Facts

Population : 9,142 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : New York (United States)
County : Rensselaer County
Postal code : 47978
Phone Area Codes : 219
Area : 17.19 km2
Altitude : 659 feet / 201 meters
Capital city : Rensselaer is capital of Jasper County
Establishment : June 06, 1839 (182 years ago)
Time Zone : Central Time Zone
Local time : 01:14:17 (21st September 2021)
Density : 532 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -2.73% (2010-2020)

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Rensselaer decreased by 2.73% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 9,392 - census
2011 9,511 1.25% estimation process
2012 9,529 0.19% estimation process
2013 9,475 -0.57% estimation process
2014 9,423 -0.55% estimation process
2015 9,315 -1.16% estimation process
2016 9,289 -0.28% estimation process
2017 9,221 -0.74% estimation process
2018 9,230 0.1% estimation process
2019 9,171 -0.64% estimation process
2020 9,142 -0.32% estimation process

Rensselaer zip code is 12144. County name: Rensselaer, County fips: 36083

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Local Places in Rensselaer

1 Rensselaer City Hall

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Rensselaer City Hall

People born in Rensselaer (9)

People born in Rensselaer, including politician Steve Buyer, politician George W. Faris, football player, announcer Tom Harmon, you can see a list of people who born in Rensselaer.

Schools in Rensselaer

College & universities near Rensselaer, NY

Code Name City ZIP
448974 Branford Hall Career Institute-Albany Campus Albany (NY) 12210

Stations (20)

Amtrak & bus stations near Rensselaer, NY

Code Name Address Type
ALB Albany–Rensselaer 525 East St. RAIL
SDY Schenectady 332 Erie Blvd. RAIL
HUD Hudson 69 South Front St. RAIL
PIT Joseph Scelsi Intermodal Transportation Center 1 Columbus Avenue RAIL
SRK Saratoga Springs, NY 267 Union Avenue BUS

Post offices near Rensselaer

Post Office Name City ZIP
Rensselaer Post Office Rensselaer (NY) 12144

Other places with the same name (3)

Other cities in Rensselaer County

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

City Name Population Title
Troy 48,804 County seat of Rensselaer County, New York, United States
East Greenbush 16,127 Town in New York state
Stony Point 15,289 Town in Rockland County, New York, United States
Brunswick 13,048 Town in New York
Sand Lake 8,422 Town in Rensselaer County, New York, United States
Schaghticoke 6,815 Village in New York, USA
Pittstown 5,144 Town in New York
Poestenkill 4,479 Town in New York, USA
Hoosick 3,375 Town in New York, United States
Hoosick Falls 3,336 Town
Wynantskill 3,276 Census-designated place in Rensselaer County, New York
Nassau 3,148 Town in Rensselaer County, New York, United States
Stephentown 2,861 City in Rensselaer County, New York, United States of America
West Sand Lake 2,660 Census-designated place in Rensselaer County, New York
Hampton Manor 2,417 Census-designated place in Rensselaer County, New York
Grafton 2,151 Town in New York, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Rensselaer distances to largest New York cities