Amsterdam is located close to the center of New York. Amsterdam is between the Montgomery, Fulton, Saratoga, Schenectady county. Amsterdam has 5.86 square miles of land area and 0.39 square miles of water area. As of 2010, the total Amsterdam population is 18,620, which has grown 1.44% since 2000. The population growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 2.12% and is much lower than the national average rate of 9.71%. Amsterdam median household income is $36,842 in 2008-2012 and has grown by 33.89% since 2000. The income growth rate is about the same as the state average rate of 32.93% and is higher than the national average rate of 26.32%. Amsterdam median house value is $94,500 in 2008-2012 and has grown by 40.21% since 2000. The house value growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 98.59% and is lower than the national average rate of 51.67%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Amsterdam is worse than the state average in quality. The Amsterdam area code is 518.
Amsterdam, NY Map, Border, and Nearby Locations
* Based on the U.S. 2010 Data