Albany, New York Houses for Sale

Founded in the capital city of the state of New York and also serves as the seat of Albany County. The city lies along the Hudson River and is situated north of New York City. It is in the center of the metropolitan area that includes Schenectady and Troy, Albany is a port city that serves as the terminus in the northern deepwater Hudson River Channel, and that a natural transshipment point between the different vessel that is going in and out of the New York State Canal System and routes to the Great Lakes. It is interesting to note that politics is still prevalent in Albany, with its moderate industrial development and growth. The city’s economy includes the manufacture of machine tools, industrial equipment, chemicals, electronics, and dental products. Albany was the first city to establish and develop a commercial airport.

Albany, NY Prices for Houses for Sale

364,656 +7%
311,339 +3%

Relative Price (per sqft.)


Listings of Albany Homes for Purchase

125 +45%
132 -17%

Market Duration of Homes Sold

45 +51%

Crime & Safety

Police Officers 295  
Police Civilians 76  
Total Arrests 3 (2020)
Total Incidents 67 (2020)
CrimeScore 0.52  
National Rank 54th  
Statewide Rank 8th  

Local Statistics

Population 95,429 (-0.01%)
House Size (sqft.) 1,829 (-1.70%)

Criminal Offenses

Assault Offenses 31
Counterfeiting/Forgery 1
Destruction/Damage/Vandalism of Property 15
Drug/Narcotic Offenses 1
Larceny/Theft Offenses 16
Motor Vehicle Theft 3
Robbery 1
Sex Offenses 1

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