Rotterdam , Schenectady County, New York

Located in the county of New York

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Rotterdam is a city located in the county of Schenectady in the U.S. state of New York. In the 2010 census it had a population of 29,094 inhabitants and a population density of 798 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 29,973 inhabitants.

The city was created 360 years ago in 1660.

The city has a total area of 14.07 square miles (36.45 km2).

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Rotterdam, NY Quick Facts

Population : 29,973 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : New York
County : Schenectady County
Phone Area Codes : 518
Area : 36.45 km2
Named for : Rotterdam
Altitude : 331 feet / 101 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1661 (360 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 09:34:24 (14th April 2021)
Density : 822 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : 2.93% (2010-2019)
Weather : 58℉ Slight Chance Rain Showers 7-days weather

Year Population Method
2010 29,094 census
2011 29,103 estimation process
2012 29,109 estimation process
2013 29,138 estimation process
2014 29,149 estimation process
2015 29,274 estimation process
2016 29,428 estimation process
2017 29,606 estimation process
2018 29,749 estimation process
2019 29,973 estimation process

The population of Rotterdam increased by 2.93% in 9 years.

People born in Rotterdam, NY (2)

Many people were born here, including writer David Wilcock, politician Simon J. Schermerhorn, you can see a list of people who born in Rotterdam, NY.

Stations (15)

Amtrak & bus stations near Rotterdam, NY

Code Name Address Type
SDY Schenectady 332 Erie Blvd. RAIL
ALB Albany–Rensselaer 525 East St. RAIL
AMS Amsterdam station Railroad St. & West Main Ave. RAIL
SAR Saratoga Springs station 26 Station Lane RAIL
SRK Saratoga Springs, NY 267 Union Avenue BUS
HUD Hudson 69 South Front St. RAIL
FED Fort Edward station 70 East St. RAIL
PIT Joseph Scelsi Intermodal Transportation Center 1 Columbus Avenue RAIL
RHI Rhinecliff–Kingston station Hutton and Charles Sts. RAIL
WHL Whitehall station Main St. and Saunders St. RAIL

Other cities in Schenectady County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Schenectady County , NY.

City Name Population Title
Schenectady 65,273 County seat of Schenectady County, New York, United States
Niskayuna 22,365 Town of New York, USA
Scotia 7,642 Village in Schenectady County, New York, United States
Duanesburg 6,318 Town of New York, USA
Princetown 2,099 City in Schenectady County, New York, United States of America
Delanson 384 City in Schenectady County, New York, United States of America
Duane 174 City in Franklin County, New York, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Rotterdam, NY distances to biggest New York cities

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