Brownville is a very small village located in the state of New York. With a population of 1,150 people and just one neighborhood, Brownville is the 709th largest community in New York. Much of the housing stock in Brownville was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic villages in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some villages, Brownville isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Brownville are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Brownville is a village of sales and office workers, service providers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Brownville who work in office and administrative support (15.35%), sales jobs (12.79%) and management occupations (11.86%).
There are many members of the armed forces living in Brownville. You will notice when you visit or live here that some of the people you meet or see around town are employed by the armed services - even if they are not always in uniform.
Setting & Lifestyle
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Brownville spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 14.69 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the village are less than they would otherwise be.
Being a small village, Brownville does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.