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Albany has the 231st largest population in the United States. The population grew by 0.6% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Unemployment in the Albany area is 3%, which is lower than the national average, and is getting better. Albany has the 57th largest local economy in the US, and a average cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Albany is below average at $50,880, and the median cost of a home in Albany is $173,500, which is the same as the national average. 36% of workers in Albany hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 88% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Albany. 64% of Albany workers drive to work alone, 12% take public transit, 7% carpool, and 15% walk. People in Albany spend an average of 18 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.

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175 Central Avenue
Albany, NY 12206