rensselaer Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 143 4.7 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 1,456 48.0 % 32.6 %
Some College 800 26.4 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 356 11.7 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 276 9.1 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 2,522 83.2 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 494 16.3 % 16.3 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 5,495 - -
19 years old and under 1,287 23.4 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 1,783 32.4 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 1,484 27.0 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 941 17.1 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 5,001 97.5 % 84.6 %
Spanish 127 2.5 % 14.3 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 589 27.2 % 33.5 %
Married 1,105 51.1 % 50.5 %
Separated 55 2.5 % 2.6 %
Divorced 415 19.2 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 2,491 - -
Occupied Housing Units 2,267 91.0 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 224 9.0 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 1,697 68.1 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 95 3.8 % 5.8 %
2-Units 158 6.3 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 154 6.2 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 272 10.9 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 69 2.8 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 32 1.3 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 14 0.6 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 355 14.3 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 87 3.5 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 413 16.6 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 205 8.2 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 644 25.9 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 538 21.6 % 13.0 %
Electric 410 16.5 % 33.5 %
Natural Gas 1,817 72.9 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 9 0.4 % 4.1 %
Coal 10 0.4 % 0.1 %
Wood 8 0.3 % 1.8 %
Other Fuel 6 0.2 % 0.4 %
None 7 0.3 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 5,221 96.6 % 75.5 %
African-American 57 1.1 % 13.1 %
Native American 40 0.7 % 0.8 %
Asian 15 0.3 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 69 1.3 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 43,560 55,775
Median Family Income 55,647 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 24,800 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 41.94 %
  • Temperature 30.88 ℉
  • Rainfall 1.29 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 40.46
    [CDD] 0
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.02 %
6.0 0.00 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
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