Rensselaerville, Albany County, New York

Rensselaerville: City in Albany County, New York, United States of America

About

Rensselaerville is a city located in the county of Albany in the U.S. state of New York. Its population at the 2010 census was 1,843 and a population density of 30 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 1,805 inhabitants.

The city was created 232 years ago in 1789.

Quick Facts about Rensselaerville

Population : 1,805 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : New York (United States)
County : Albany County
Phone Area Codes : 518
Area : 61.88 km2
Altitude : 5,243 feet / 1598 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1790 (232 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 02:44:14 (8th August 2022)
Postal code : 12147
Density : 29 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -2.11% (2010-2020)
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Location of Rensselaerville on New York map.
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Geography

Rensselaerville is located at 42°30'58"N 74°8'16"W (42.5161900, -74.1379100).

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Demographics

According to census records, the population of Rensselaerville decreased by 2.11% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 1,843 - census
2011 1,845 0.11% estimation process
2012 1,847 0.11% estimation process
2013 1,849 0.11% estimation process
2014 1,848 -0.05% estimation process
2015 1,846 -0.11% estimation process
2016 1,838 -0.44% estimation process
2017 1,832 -0.33% estimation process
2018 1,822 -0.55% estimation process
2019 1,811 -0.61% estimation process
2020 1,805 -0.33% estimation process

Rensselaerville zip code is 12147. County name: Albany, County fips: 36001

People born in Rensselaerville (6)

People born in Rensselaerville, including politician Rufus H. King, judge Addison Niles, novelist, feminist, abolitionist, and activist for prison reform Eliza Farnham, .

List

  • Mortimer M. Jackson (Judge on Wisconsin Supreme Court and Consul to Canada) he was born in 05/03/1809
  • Sunderland P. Gardner (Quaker minister and memoirist) he was born in 04/07/1802
  • Norman A. Beecher he was born in 22/04/1830

Schools in Rensselaerville

College & universities near Rensselaerville, NY

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

Stations (11)

Amtrak & bus stations near Rensselaerville, 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
AMS Amsterdam station Railroad St. & West Main Ave. RAIL
RHI Rhinecliff–Kingston station Hutton and Charles Sts. RAIL

Post offices near Rensselaerville

Post Office Name City ZIP
Rensselaervill Post Office Rensselaerville (NY) 12147

Other cities in Albany County

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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
Guilderland 34,083 Town in Albany County, New York, United States
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
New Scotland 8,588 Town in New York
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

Distance to Other Cities

Rensselaerville distances to largest New York cities