Rensselaer, NY 12144

Current Temperature ° Population 19,941

Homefacts Zip Code Report

12144 is zip code located in Rensselaer, New York. The population is 19,941, making 12144 the largest zipcode in Rensselaer and the 2nd largest in Rensselaer County.

There are 3 public schools in 12144 with an average Homefacts rating of C+. The total crime rate for Rensselaer is very low, and there are 22 registered sex offenders residing in the zip code 12144. Unemployment in 12144 is moderate. Median house prices in 12144 is $115,000 and the median home sales price is $150,000.

Schools

School Rating is Above average
  • No High School Diploma: 6.6%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 63.5%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 30%

Crime Rate

in [Rensselaer, NY] 56.71% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 53
  • Violent Crimes: 169
  • Robbery: 42
  • Burglary: 191
  • Property Crime: 1
  • Larceny Theft: 826

Registered Offenders

31.32% Lower than national avg.
  • 22 offenders in 12144
  • 11.03 offenders/10,000 residents

Real Estate

Median List Price $115,000
  • Median Sales Price: $150,000
  • Foreclosures: 119
  • Homes For Sale: 58
  • Homes For Rent: 0

Environmental Hazards

in [Rensselaer, NY] 121 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 17
  • Registered Polluters: 8
  • Superfunds: 4
  • Tanks & Spills: 92

Unemployment

Moderate 4.4%
  • New York unemployment average: 4.5%
  • National unemployment average: 4.1%

Schools view all

3 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 3 K-12 public schools in 12144, NY and 2 private schools. Homefacts rates 12144's schools as Above average, with an overall C+ rating.

0 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

  • We're sorry! No colleges & universities found for 12144 in our database.

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Crime view details

22 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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0 Former Drug Labs view all

  • Good news! No Drug lab found in 12144.

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Real Estate Overview

Average Listing Price
$115,000 compared to November 2016
Median Sales Price
$150,000 compared to November 2016

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    8.2%
  • Rented
    34.2%
  • Owned
    57.7%

58 Homes For Sale View All

$47,900
1601 6th St
Rensselaer, NY 12144
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$124,900
2203 Rockport Ct
Rensselaer, NY 12144
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$725,000
3 Forest Hills Blvd
Rensselaer, NY 12144
6 Beds | 7 Baths
$196,900
3 Malibu Hill
Rensselaer, NY 12144
2 Beds | 3 Baths

119 Foreclosures View All

median foreclosure price
No Data
$230,469
3rd
Rensselaer, NY 12144
7 Beds | 2 Baths
$180,002
Teliska
Rensselaer, NY 12144
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$258,576
Redwood
Rensselaer, NY 12144
4 Beds | 3 Baths
$27,750
Broadway
Rensselaer, NY 12144
3 Beds | 1 Baths

Foreclosure Status Distribution

Property Type
  • Pre Foreclosures
    11.11%
  • Auction
    44.44%
  • Bank Owned
    44.44%

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom

5 Building Permits View All

  • In 2013, the city of Rensselaer, NY issued 5 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 5 permits, 2 were issued for single family homes and 3 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2012, the city of Rensselaer, NY issued 5 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 5 permits, 2 were issued for single family homes and 3 were issued for multi-family homes.
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Building Permits By Year

Fair Market Rents

**Displaying data from NY 12144
  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $740
  • 1 Bedroom: $880
  • 2 Bedrooms: $1,080
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,350
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,490

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Environmental Hazards

121 Environmental Hazards

  • Brownfields
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  • Registered Polluters
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  • Superfunds
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  • Tanks & Spills
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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (294/302)
    Rensselaer, NY has 97.35% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 1 COUNTY
    Rensselaer, NY is a red zone.
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  • UV Index MODERATE 4.07 Average
    Rensselaer, NY is a moderate risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Weather

Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 24.18°
  • February 27.52°
  • March 37.67°
  • April 49.35°
  • May 60.03°
  • June 67.87°
  • July 73.27°
  • August 71.48°
  • September 63.58°
  • October 51.62°
  • November 40.43°
  • December 27.87°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Rensselaer, NY

Earthquakes
Rensselaer, NY has a low risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Rensselaer, NY has no risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Rensselaer, NY has a very high risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Rensselaer, NY has a moderate risk of tornadoes.

Demographics view details

Median Household Income

Median Household Income in 12144: $63,286

Unemployment

Unemployment in Rensselaer is 4.4%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 4.5% and 8.3% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 34.21%
White Collar - 65.79%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Andrew Cuomo
  • Sen. Kirsten E. Gillibrand
  • Sen. Charles E. Schumer

City Representatives

  • Paul D. Tonko

Neighborhood Info

0 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

2 FCC Towers view all

0 Hospitals view all

  • We're sorry! No hospitals found for 12144 in our database.

1 Library view all

1 Police Station view all

1 Retirement Home view all

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