Schenectady ( / skəˈnɛktədi /  ) 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.
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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 Confederacy.
Schenectady County Community College of the State University of New York system was established in 1967. The city’s colonial past survives in its downtown Historic Stockade area. Inc. borough, 1765; city, 1798. Pop. (2000) 61,821; Albany-Schenectady-Troy Metro Area, 825,875; (2010) 66,135; Albany-Schenectady-Troy Metro Area, 870,716.
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). Forests contain a mix of northern hardwoods.
Schenectady city, New York Population Estimates, July 1 2021, (V2021) 66,990 People Population Population Estimates, July 1 2021, (V2021) 66,990 Population estimates base, April 1, 2020, (V2021) 67,000 Population, percent change - April 1, 2020 (estimates base) to July 1, 2021, (V2021) 0.0% Population, Census, April 1, 2020 67,047
Schenectady on the map. Location: New York State, United States. Latitude: 42.814. Longitude: -73.940. Population: 65,000. Elevation: 70 m. Open Schenectady in Google Maps.
State Assembly Members 110th Assembly District Phil Steck (D) Legilative Office Building Room 820 Albany, NY 12248 518-455-5931. District Office 1609 Union Street Schenectady, NY 12309 518-377-0902 111th Assembly District Angelo Santabarbara (D) Legislative Office Building Room 829-A Albany, NY 12248 518-455-5197. District Office 433 State Street Schenectady, NY 12305