Schenectady (/ s k ə ˈ n ɛ k t ə d i /) is a city in Schenectady County, New York, United States, of which it is the county seat. As of the 2020 census, the city's population of 67,047 made it the state's ninth-largest city by population. The city is in eastern New York, near the confluence of the Mohawk and Hudson rivers.
Schenectady, city, seat (1809) of Schenectady county, east-central New York, U.S., on the Mohawk River and New York State Canal System. With Albany and Troy, it forms an urban-industrial complex.
The city of Schenectady is in eastern New York, near the confluence of the Mohawk and Hudson Rivers. It is in the same metropolitan area as the state capital, Albany; Schenectady is about 15 miles (24 km) northwest of Albany. When first encountered by Europeans, the area that is now Schenectady was the land of the Mohawk nation of the Iroquois ...
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Schenectady County ( / skəˈnɛktədi /) is a county in the U.S. state of New York. As of the 2020 census, the population was 158,061.  The county seat is Schenectady.  The name is from a Mohawk language word meaning "on the other side of the pine lands," a term that originally applied to Albany.
Schenectady, county, east-central New York state, U.S., comprising a hilly region bordered to the southeast by the Mohawk River (which also bisects the county) and to the west by Schoharie Creek. The Mohawk incorporates the New York State Canal System (completed 1918) and its constituent the Erie Canal (1825).
Schenectady city, New York. QuickFacts provides statistics for all states and counties, and for cities and towns with a population of 5,000 or more.