Guilderland, New York

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Population in 2010: 35,303.
Population change since 2000: +8.0%
 
Males: 17,109  (48.5%)
Females: 18,194  (51.5%)
Median resident age:

41.5 years
New York median age:

40.7 years

Zip codes: 12009.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $95,588 (it was $58,669 in 2000)
Guilderland:

$95,588
NY:

$72,108

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $48,656 (it was $29,508 in 2000)

Guilderland town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $281,958 (it was $135,700 in 2000)
Guilderland:

$281,958
NY:

$338,700

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $287,321; detached houses: $304,844; townhouses or other attached units: $225,568; in 2-unit structures: $197,813; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $125,787; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $349,100; mobile homes: $64,948
March 2019 cost of living index in Guilderland: 113.1 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
  • Races in Guilderland, NY (2010)
    • 29,81384.4%White alone
    • 2,6317.5%Asian alone
    • 1,1273.2%Black alone
    • 1,1323.2%Hispanic
    • 4941.4%Two or more races
    • 420.1%American Indian alone
    • 500.1%Other race alone
    • 140.04%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

Races in Guilderland detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of New York and other state lists, there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Guilderland, New York as of September 23, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Guilderland is 8,826 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.


Crime rates in Guilderland by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
4
(11.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(3.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(9.0)
4
(12.2)
1
(3.0)
5
(14.8)
3
(8.9)
5
(14.7)
5
(14.6)
5
(14.5)
9
(26.4)
8
(23.4)
5
(14.6)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
4
(12.1)
7
(21.2)
17
(51.2)
8
(24.1)
3
(9.1)
10
(29.6)
10
(29.7)
5
(14.8)
4
(11.8)
3
(8.8)
2
(5.8)
6
(17.6)
6
(17.5)
9
(26.4)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
5
(15.1)
10
(30.3)
7
(21.1)
8
(24.1)
4
(12.2)
16
(47.4)
8
(23.7)
4
(11.8)
12
(35.3)
2
(5.8)
8
(23.3)
12
(35.2)
13
(37.9)
9
(26.4)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
52
(157.2)
49
(148.5)
74
(222.8)
48
(144.7)
67
(204.0)
79
(234.2)
52
(154.3)
48
(142.0)
62
(182.6)
23
(67.2)
40
(116.3)
34
(99.7)
31
(90.5)
51
(149.4)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
730
(2,207)
701
(2,124)
757
(2,279)
658
(1,984)
906
(2,759)
759
(2,250)
607
(1,802)
623
(1,843)
602
(1,773)
546
(1,595)
633
(1,840)
647
(1,897)
652
(1,903)
785
(2,300)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
9
(27.2)
15
(45.4)
11
(33.1)
11
(33.2)
9
(27.4)
6
(17.8)
2
(5.9)
1
(3.0)
5
(14.7)
5
(14.6)
1
(2.9)
4
(11.7)
4
(11.7)
5
(14.6)
Arson
(per 100,000)
4
(12.1)
0
(0.0)
1
(3.0)
2
(6.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
N/AN/A1
(2.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index108.1113.8129.0111.5141.7128.6108.997.8130.885.2100.0117.3114.9128.5

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Guilderland, NY

Crime rate in Guilderland detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 55 (39 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.14
New York average:

2.92
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Ancestries: Irish (24.1%), Italian (20.5%), German (20.4%), English (11.7%), Polish (7.5%), French (4.9%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 4/5/1803

Land area: 57.9 square miles.

Population density: 609 people per square mile   (low).

Guilderland, New York map

2,216 residents are foreign born (3.0% Asia, 2.0% Europe, 0.7% Latin America).

This town:

6.8%
New York:

20.4%
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Guilderland town:

2.3% ($3,105)
New York:

1.9% ($2,847)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Schenectady, NY (7.1 miles , pop. 61,821).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Bronx, NY (128.3 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

Westmere, NY (1.6 miles ),
Voorheesville, NY (1.9 miles ),
Colonie, NY (2.2 miles ),
Altamont, NY (2.3 miles ),
New Scotland, NY (2.4 miles ),
Rotterdam, NY (2.4 miles ),
Schenectady, NY (2.7 miles ),
Delmar, NY (2.7 miles )

Latitude: 42.70 N, Longitude: 73.93 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 518

Distribution of median household income in Guilderland, NY in 2019
Guilderland satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 131 buildings, average cost: $135,000
  • 1998: 159 buildings, average cost: $140,700
  • 1999: 139 buildings, average cost: $151,800
  • 2000: 113 buildings, average cost: $158,300
  • 2001: 122 buildings, average cost: $171,800
  • 2002: 88 buildings, average cost: $175,600
  • 2003: 84 buildings, average cost: $207,300
  • 2004: 96 buildings, average cost: $245,400
  • 2005: 83 buildings, average cost: $265,500
  • 2006: 53 buildings, average cost: $319,700
  • 2007: 39 buildings, average cost: $305,200
  • 2008: 40 buildings, average cost: $307,100
  • 2009: 30 buildings, average cost: $302,100
  • 2010: 26 buildings, average cost: $239,600
  • 2011: 36 buildings, average cost: $272,000
  • 2012: 42 buildings, average cost: $296,000
  • 2013: 90 buildings, average cost: $266,900
  • 2014: 101 buildings, average cost: $282,200
  • 2015: 63 buildings, average cost: $270,600
  • 2016: 67 buildings, average cost: $234,400
  • 2017: 35 buildings, average cost: $268,600
  • 2018: 32 buildings, average cost: $249,200
  • 2019: 30 buildings, average cost: $251,800
Number of permits per 10,000 Guilderland, NY residents
Average permit cost in Guilderland, NY
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

3.5%
New York:

8.1%
Unemployment by year
Historical population in Guilderland, NY
Historical housing units in Guilderland, NY
Most common industries in Guilderland, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Public administration (15.8%)
  • Educational services (13.1%)
  • Health care (11.1%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (7.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.8%)
  • Construction (4.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.1%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Public administration (16.1%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (8.7%)
  • Construction (7.5%)
  • Educational services (7.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.0%)
  • Health care (5.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (18.9%)
  • Health care (16.5%)
  • Public administration (15.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.6%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.7%)
  • Social assistance (3.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (2.9%)
Most common occupations in Guilderland, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.0%)
  • Computer specialists (4.3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.0%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.0%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (2.7%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (7.3%)
  • Computer specialists (5.8%)
  • Engineers (4.0%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.0%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (3.4%)
  • Top executives (3.1%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (2.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.6%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.4%)
  • Registered nurses (4.9%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (3.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.2%)

Average climate in Guilderland, New York

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Guilderland, New York average temperatures Guilderland, New York average precipitation Guilderland, New York humidity Guilderland, New York wind speed Guilderland, New York snowfall Guilderland, New York sunshine Guilderland, New York clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO SO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 67.6. This is about average.

City:

67.6
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.215. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 6.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.215
U.S.:

0.267
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.0698. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0698
U.S.:

1.7894
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 27.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.8
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 7.89. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.89
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Guilderland-area historical tornado activity is slightly above New York state average. It is 48% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/10/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 22.9 miles away from the Guilderland town center injured 20 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 6/24/1960, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 7.2 miles away from the town center injured 9 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Guilderland-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above New York state average. It is 67% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 89.1 miles away from Guilderland center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.3 (5.3 ML, Depth: 3.0 mi) earthquake occurred 125.8 miles away from Guilderland center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW) earthquake occurred 123.9 miles away from Guilderland center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 129.8 miles away from Guilderland center
On 6/17/1991 at 08:53:16, a magnitude 4.1 (4.0 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 38.6 miles away from the city center
On 10/16/2012 at 23:12:25, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 ML, Depth: 10.0 mi) earthquake occurred 176.2 miles away from Guilderland center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Albany County (20) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 9

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 4, Storms: 4, Winter Storms: 4, Floods: 3, Snowstorms: 3, Blizzards: 2, Power Outage: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Other: 2 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Guilderland topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Guilderland:

  • OUR LADY OF MERCY LIFE CENTER (2 MERCYCARE LANE)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Guilderland:

  • KINGSWAY ARMS NURSING CENTER INC (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; SCHENECTADY, NY)
  • EDDY VILLAGE GREEN AT BEVERWYCK (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; SLINGERLANDS, NY)
  • CAPITAL DISTRICT DDSO - O D HE (Hospital, about 6 miles away; SCHENECTADY, NY)
  • CATHOLIC CHARITIES OF THE DIOCESE OF ALBANY, INC (Hospital, about 6 miles away; ALBANY, NY)
  • CATHOLIC CHARITIES OF THE DIOCESE OF ALBANY, INC (Hospital, about 6 miles away; ALBANY, NY)
  • THE DUTCH MANOR NURSING AND REHAB CENTRE (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; SCHENECTADY, NY)
  • ALBANY COUNTY NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; ALBANY, NY)

Amtrak stations near Guilderland:

  • 8 miles: SCHENECTADY (332 ERIE BLVD.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, ATM, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 11 miles: ALBANY-RENSSELAER (RENSSELAER, 555 EAST ST.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, ATM, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Guilderland:

  • Excelsior College (about 4 miles; Albany, NY; Full-time enrollment: 4,723)
  • SUNY at Albany (about 6 miles; Albany, NY; FT enrollment: 15,490)
  • The College of Saint Rose (about 8 miles; Albany, NY; FT enrollment: 4,085)
  • Schenectady County Community College (about 9 miles; Schenectady, NY; FT enrollment: 3,676)
  • Union College (about 9 miles; Schenectady, NY; FT enrollment: 2,075)
  • Siena College (about 9 miles; Loudonville, NY; FT enrollment: 3,153)
  • The Sage Colleges (about 12 miles; Troy, NY; FT enrollment: 2,499)

Public high school in Guilderland:

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Library in Guilderland:

  • GUILDERLAND PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $2,874,623; Location: 2228 WESTERN AVENUE; 155,282 books; 3,199 e-books; 14,807 audio materials; 15,621 video materials; 3 local licensed databases; 22 state licensed databases; 8 other licensed databases; 284 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Guilderland: Albany Country Club (A), Indian Quadrangle (B), Hiawatha Trails Golf Course (C), Pinehaven Country Club (D), Altamont Orchards (E), Rolling Acres (F), Gade Farm (G), Weathered Willow Tree Farm (H), Tuscarora Hall (I), Seneca Hall (J), Adirondack Hall (K), Cayuga Hall (L), Onondaga Hall (M), Oneida Hall (N), Mohawk Hall (O), Montauk Hall (P), Mahican Hall (Q), Beverwyck Hall (R), Schuyler Hall (S), Van Cortlandt Hall (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Stuyvesant Plaza Shopping Center (1), Star Plaza Shopping Center (2), Westmere Plaza Shopping Center (3), Cosimos Plaza Shopping Center (4), Crossgates Mall Shopping Center (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Guilderland include: Saint Madelene Sophe Church (A), Hamilton Union Presbyterian Church (B), Grace Baptist Church (C), Christ The King Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Severson Cemetery (1), Prospect Hill Cemetery (2), Fairview Cemetery (3), Guilderland Cemetery (4), Lainhart Cemetery (5), Vanderpool Cemetery (6). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Watervliet Reservoir (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Bozen Kill (A), Indian House Creek (B), Blockhouse Creek (C), Black Creek (D), Vly Creek (E), Kaikout Kill (F), Hunger Kill (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Guilderland include: Nott Road Park (1), Tawasentha Park (2), McKownville Park (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotels: Buffalo Hotel Supply CO Inc (2 Charles Boulevard) (1), Empire Travel Services (2080 Western Avenue) (2). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Albany County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Guilderland that have no violations reported:

  • ALTAMONT VILLAGE (Address: 6011 State Farm road , Population served: 2,000, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This town:

2.3 people
New York:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

63.0%
Whole state:

63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

6.4%
Whole state:

6.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

4.1%
Whole state:

14.6%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

2.2%
Whole state:

7.4%

People in group quarters in Guilderland in 2010:

  • 1,595 people in college/university student housing
  • 269 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 136 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 7 people in other noninstitutional facilities

People in group quarters in Guilderland in 2000:

  • 296 people in nursing homes
  • 104 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 26 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 19 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 8 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 6 people in religious group quarters

Banks with branches in Guilderland (2011 data):

  • Berkshire Bank: Guilderland Ny Branch at 20 Mall, branch established on 2006/06/19; Town Center Plaza Branch at 1704 Western Avenue, branch established on 2007/02/05. Info updated 2011/08/24: Bank assets: $3,955.6 mil, Deposits: $3,176.2 mil, headquarters in Pittsfield, MA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 64 total offices
  • Manufacturers and Traders Trust Company: Guilderland Branch at 20 Mall, Suite 101 2080 Western Ave, branch established on 1973/11/09. Info updated 2011/08/08: Bank assets: $76,887.1 mil, Deposits: $60,064.2 mil, headquarters in Buffalo, NY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 808 total offices, Holding Company: M&T Bank Corporation
  • First National Bank of Scotia: Guilderland-Westmere Branch at 8 Karner Road, branch established on 1965/12/20. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $373.8 mil, Deposits: $341.8 mil, headquarters in Scotia, NY, positive income, Consumer Lending Specialization, 10 total offices, Holding Company: Glenville Bank Holding Company, Inc.
  • NBT Bank, National Association: Guilderland Branch at 5 New Karner Road, branch established on 2003/10/06. Info updated 2012/02/02: Bank assets: $5,558.5 mil, Deposits: $4,381.4 mil, headquarters in Norwich, NY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 133 total offices, Holding Company: Nbt Bancorp Inc.
  • KeyBank National Association: Guilderland Branch at 2050 Western Avenue & State Farm Rd, branch established on 1964/03/16. Info updated 2008/03/03: Bank assets: $86,198.8 mil, Deposits: $64,214.8 mil, headquarters in Cleveland, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1067 total offices, Holding Company: Keycorp
  • RBS Citizens, National Association: Guilderland Branch at 2080 Western Avenue, branch established on 1975/09/08. Info updated 2007/09/19: Bank assets: $106,940.6 mil, Deposits: $75,690.2 mil, headquarters in Providence, RI, positive income, 1135 total offices, Holding Company: Uk Financial Investments Limited
  • TrustCo Bank: State Farm Road Branch at 2050 Western Ave Ste 116, branch established on 1972/12/18. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $4,250.1 mil, Deposits: $3,736.0 mil, headquarters in Glenville, NY, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 135 total offices

For population 15 years and over in Guilderland:

Marital status in Guilderland, NY
  • Never married: 24.1%
  • Now married: 58.7%
  • Separated: 2.1%
  • Widowed: 6.6%
  • Divorced: 8.4%

For population 25 years and over in Guilderland:

  • High school or higher: 92.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 45.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 21.8%
  • Unemployed: 2.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.9 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2000
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2000
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.6
New York average:

14.2

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Guilderland, NY (based on Albany County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic85,26729
Mainline Protestant17,18878
Evangelical Protestant15,87372
Other14,47231
Black Protestant2,73911
Orthodox2,0259
None166,640-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 75
Albany County:

2.51 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Here:

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 32
Albany County:

1.07 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 94
Here:

3.15 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 303
This county:

10.15 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

8.82 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

7.8%
New York:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Albany County:

25.6%
New York:

23.8%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Albany County:

14.0%
State:

15.6%

6.31% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($71,423 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.31%
New York average:

4.90%

0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($170 average AGI)
Albany County:

0.02%
New York average:

0.05%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Rensselaer County, NY  1.20% ($44,282 average AGI)
from Schenectady County, NY  0.79% ($49,068)
from Saratoga County, NY  0.73% ($61,303)


6.94% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($54,882 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.94%
New York average:

5.85%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($490 average AGI)
Albany County:

0.04%
New York average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Rensselaer County, NY  1.30% ($42,780 average AGI)
to Schenectady County, NY  0.85% ($47,980)
to Saratoga County, NY  0.85% ($60,478)
Businesses in Guilderland, NY
NameCountNameCount
CVS1RadioShack1
Dunkin Donuts2Subway1
FedEx1T-Mobile1
H&R Block1UPS1
Nike1Walgreens1
Quiznos1YMCA1

Strongest AM radio stations in Guilderland:

  • WPTR (1540 AM; 50 kW; ALBANY, NY; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WOFX (980 AM; 5 kW; TROY, NY)
  • WROW (590 AM; 5 kW; ALBANY, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WDDY (1460 AM; 5 kW; ALBANY, NY)
  • WTMM (1300 AM; 5 kW; RENSSELAER, NY; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF MANSFIELD, INC.)
  • WAMC (1400 AM; 1 kW; ALBANY, NY; Owner: WAMC)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WVKZ (1240 AM; 1 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: ANASTOS MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WABY (1160 AM; 5 kW; MECHANICVILLE, NY; Owner: ANASTOS MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WTIC (1080 AM; 50 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Guilderland:

  • WYJB (95.5 FM; ALBANY, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGNA-FM (107.7 FM; ALBANY, NY; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF MANSFIELD, INC.)
  • WRVE (99.5 FM; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMHT-FM (89.1 FM; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: WMHT EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS)
  • WPYX (106.5 FM; ALBANY, NY; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WFLY (92.3 FM; TROY, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WVCR-FM (88.3 FM; LOUDONVILLE, NY; Owner: SIENA COLLEGE)
  • WAJZ (96.3 FM; VOORHEESVILLE, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKLI-FM (100.9 FM; ALBANY, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WZMR (104.9 FM; ALTAMONT, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCDB (90.9 FM; ALBANY, NY; Owner: STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK)
  • WPGL (90.7 FM; PATTERSONVILLE, NY; Owner: SOUND OF LIFE, INC.)
  • WTRY-FM (98.3 FM; ROTTERDAM, NY; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMYY (97.3 FM; SCHOHARIE, NY; Owner: CAPITAL MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • WZEC (97.5 FM; HOOSICK FALLS, NY; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, LLC)
  • WAMC-FM (90.3 FM; ALBANY, NY; Owner: WAMC)
  • WRPI (91.5 FM; TROY, NY; Owner: RENSSELAER POLYTECHNIC INSTITUTE)
  • WRCZ (94.5 FM; RAVENA, NY; Owner: DOT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WKKF (102.3 FM; BALLSTON SPA, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WEQX (102.7 FM; MANCHESTER, VT; Owner: NORTHSHIRE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Guilderland:

  • WRGB (Channel 6; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: FREEDOM BROADCASTING OF NEW YORK, INC)
  • WTEN (Channel 10; ALBANY, NY; Owner: YOUNG BROADCASTING OF ALBANY, INC.)
  • WMHT (Channel 17; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: WMHT EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS)
  • WNYT (Channel 13; ALBANY, NY; Owner: WNYT-TV, LLC)
  • WEWB-TV (Channel 45; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: WEWB, L.L.C.)
  • WXXA-TV (Channel 23; ALBANY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • W52DF (Channel 52; ALBANY, NY; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WYPX (Channel 55; AMSTERDAM, NY; Owner: PAXSON ALBANY LICENSE, INC.)
  • W58CX (Channel 58; SARATOGA SPRINGS, NY; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WVBG-LP (Channel 25; GREENWICH, NY; Owner: WIRELESS ACCESS, LLC)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Guilderland fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2019 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 38Number of bridges
  • 420ft / 128mTotal length
  • $74,381,000Total costs
  • 567,706Total average daily traffic
  • 19,187Total average daily truck traffic
New bridges in Guilderland, NY - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11920-1929
  • 21930-1939
  • 21940-1949
  • 61950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 81980-1989
  • 141990-1999
  • 12000-2009
  • 22010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Guilderland, NY

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

3
  • Laurie Gebhardt, Guilderland Ny Water Tank, Type: 16.8, Structure height: 36001 m, Overall height: 16.8 m, Registrant: Verizon Wireless (Vaw) LLC, Network.Regulatory@verizonwireless.Com, #150 Mcgasa5reg, Alpha-retta, Phone: (770) 797-1070
  • Laurie Gebhardt, Guilderland Ny Water Tank (Lat: 42.741028 Lon: -73.940444), Type: 16.8, Structure height: 36001 m, Overall height: 16.8 m, Registrant: Verizon Wireless (Vaw) LLC, Network.Regulatory@verizonwireless.Com, #150 Mcgasa5reg, Alpha-retta, Phone: (770) 797-1070
  • 3090 Carmen Rd (Lat: 42.718056 Lon: -73.933611), Type: 15.2, Overall height: 15.2 m, Registrant: Nynex, Brook-lyn

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • Willey St Water Storage Tank (Lat: 42.692861 Lon: -73.864556), Call Sign: KUY596,
    Assigned Frequencies: 453.925 MHz, Grant Date: 02/26/2015, Expiration Date: 02/27/2025, Registrant: Town Of Guilderland, 6011 State Farm Road, Guilderland, NY 12084, Phone: (518) 456-6474, Fax: (518) 456-4508, Email:
  • Lat: 42.708417 Lon: -73.920389, Call Sign: WPFC204,
    Assigned Frequencies: 467.812 MHz, Grant Date: 06/19/2014, Expiration Date: 06/16/2024, Registrant: Albany Communications, 240 Church Street, Box 11, Albany, NY 12202, Phone: (518) 482-8851, Fax: (518) 482-0613, Email:
  • Lat: 42.699444 Lon: -73.899722, Call Sign: WPTA755, Licensee ID: L01655938,
    Assigned Frequencies: 461.100 MHz, 451.325 MHz, Grant Date: 08/16/2011, Expiration Date: 08/20/2021, Certifier: Matthew A Longmore, Registrant: Ppg Industries, Inc., 760 Pittsburgh Drive, Delaware, OH 43015, Phone: (740) 368-7406, Fax: (740) 362-6832, Email:
  • Lat: 42.697083 Lon: -73.969528, Call Sign: WPZC435,
    Assigned Frequencies: 463.612 MHz, 468.612 MHz, Grant Date: 03/04/2014, Expiration Date: 12/24/2023, Certifier: Ward Humphrey, Registrant: 1029 Manas Dr., Schenectady, NY 12303, Phone: (518) 280-6053, Fax: (518) 280-6053, Email:
  • Lat: 42.698056 Lon: -73.896444, Call Sign: WQFS214,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.637 MHz, 456.637 MHz, 452.312 MHz, 457.312 MHz, 451.437 MHz, Grant Date: 08/30/2016, Expiration Date: 09/20/2026, Certifier: Neil Sanders, Registrant: Ernies Radio Repair, 1029 Manas Drive, Schenectady, NY 12303, Phone: (518) 588-5725, Fax: (518) 280-6053, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

22 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Guilderland)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-34-220T (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 7, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR TSIO-360 SER (225 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 959WA, N959WA, N-959WA, Serial Number: 34-8233080, Year manufactured: 1982, Airworthiness Date: 01/27/1982, Certificate Issue Date: 02/07/2020
    Registrant (LLC): Tailwind Flyers LLC, 196 Pine Ridge Dr, Guilderland, NY 12084

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 29. The highest number of fires - 63 took place in 2004, and the least - 6 in 2005. The data has a declining trend.
    Fire incident types in Guilderland, NY When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (69.7%), and Outside Fires (16.7%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Guilderland, NY
    • 33869.7%Structure Fires
    • 8116.7%Outside Fires
    • 489.9%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 183.7%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Guilderland, NY
Most common first names in Guilderland, NY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary4782.6 years
John3376.0 years
Helen2584.6 years
William2374.5 years
Margaret2280.0 years
Charles2076.8 years
Joseph1679.1 years
Dorothy1577.3 years
Thomas1478.9 years
Robert1470.1 years
Most common last names in Guilderland, NY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith1680.6 years
Harris677.0 years
Miller674.3 years
Williams679.0 years
Carroll575.4 years
Crounse580.2 years
Wagner574.2 years
Collins489.0 years
Levine476.9 years
Benson480.2 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Guilderland, NY
  • 70.5%Utility gas
  • 22.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 4.8%Electricity
  • 1.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.9%Wood
  • 0.1%Coal or coke
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Guilderland, NY
  • 60.1%Utility gas
  • 25.8%Electricity
  • 10.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 3.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.4%Other fuel
  • 0.2%No fuel used


Guilderland compared to New York state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Guilderland on our top lists:

  • #31 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: judges, magistrates, and other judicial workers (population 5,000+)"
  • #51 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: lawyers (population 5,000+)"
  • #57 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: physicians and surgeons (population 5,000+)"
  • #68 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: life and physical scientists (population 5,000+)"
  • #72 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: social assistance (population 5,000+)"
  • #78 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: legal support workers (population 5,000+)"
  • #79 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: postsecondary teachers (population 5,000+)"
  • #96 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, and similar organizations (population 5,000+)"
  • #28 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #36 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #59 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
  • #75 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Orthodox congregations"
  • #78 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest decrease in the number of deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
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