StatisticNew ScotlandAlbanyNew York
Population density (sq mi)3,7184,602413
Median age36.731.238.2
Male/Female ratio0.8:10.9:10.9:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a31%52%
Families w/ Kids under 1833%41%43%
Speak Englishn/a84%70%
Speak Spanishn/a6%15%

Key findings

  • The population density in New Scotland is 19% lower than Albany
  • The median age in New Scotland is 18% higher than Albany
  • In New Scotland 80.51% of the population is White
  • In New Scotland 10.53% of the population is Black
  • In New Scotland 4.04% of the population is Asian

Compare Albany, NY Demographics


      New Scotland population breakdown by race

      RaceNew ScotlandAlbanyNew York
      American Indian0.09%0.28%0.38%
      Native Hawaiian0.01%0.04%0.04%
      Mixed race3.96%5.01%2.93%
      Other race0.86%2.46%8.62%
      In New Scotland, 9.9% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      New Scotland age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The New Scotland, Albany, NY demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).