Compare: Rensselaer vs Albany

Home Values in Rensselaer and Albany

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Zillow Home Value Index
Mid-point of Zestimate valuations for Rensselaer. Half the Zestimates are above this number and half are below it.
1-Year Change-0.5%vs+0.7%
Median List Price$115,000vs$169,900
Median Sale Price$134,000vs$162,700
Rensselaer, NY tends to be less expensive for home buyers than Albany, NY. During the last year, Rensselaer home values have fallen by 0.5%, while Albany home values have risen by 0.7%. The median sale price in Rensselaer is $134,000, but the median listing price was $115,000, a 16.5% increase. Meanwhile in Albany, the median selling price is $162,700, and the starting price had a median of $169,900, a 4.2% discount.

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Rensselaer, NY

Map of Rensselaer, NY
Rensselaer is a city in Rensselaer county, NY with a population of 9,094. The median household income is $34,730.

Albany, NY

Map of Albany, NY
Albany is a city in Albany county, NY with a population of 98,156. The median household income is $30,041.