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Rensselaer NY 12144

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Looking for community information on Rensselaer? Real estate in this area is a great value and so close to Saratoga attractions, Albany restaurants and the best entertainment the Capital Region has to offer!

Rensselaer Real Estate at a Glance*

  • Median Listing Price: $167,400 (October 2016)
  • Median Sales Price: $190,000 (October 2016)
  • Average Price/Sqft: $139 (October 2016)

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Rensselaer NY Zip Code: 12144

Located just across the Hudson River from Albany NY , Rensselaer offers direct access to all nearby attractions in the Capital Region. Just 35 minutes on the Northway (I-87) will lead you to Saratoga Springs—an easy commute for work or play! Rensselaer is also home to the Amtrak Railway Station and minutes from Albany International Airport and the Albany Bus Station.

Rensselaer Schools

Public: Rensselaer City School District
Van Rensselaer Elementary School
Grade Level: PK-5 Phone: (518) 436-4618

Rensselaer Middle High School
Grade Level: 6-12 Phone: (518) 436-8561

Private Schools:
Woodland Hill Montessori School
Grade Level: PK- 8 Phone: (518) 283-5400

St Mary’s School
Grade Level: PK-8 Phone: (518) 449-2498

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