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GreatSchools Rating: 6 out of 10. GreatSchools Ratings are based on test results. 10 is best.
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Top-Rated Schenectady Public Schools

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Iroquois Middle School
Van Antwerp Middle School
Birchwood Elementary School
Hillside School
Niskayuna High School
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Niskayuna High School

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What's it like to live in Schenectady?

SchenectadyNew YorkU.S.
Median household income $34,700 $54,602 $50,935
Median home price $102,000 $251,700 $152,300
Cost of living (% of national avg)97% 127% 100%
Unemployment 7% 8% 9%
Violent crime index (1 is lowest)854
Days per year with some sun: 177
Days per year with some precipitation: 125
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Source: Sperling's Best Places
Population: 66,135
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