Brownville is a very small village located in the state of New York. With a population of 1,142 people and just one neighborhood, Brownville is the 709th largest community in New York. Brownville has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic villages.
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Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some villages where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Brownville is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Brownville is a village of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Brownville who work in sales jobs (17.47%), healthcare (10.80%) and office and administrative support (10.11%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The overall crime rate in Brownville is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.
One of the benefits of Brownville is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 15.90 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.
As is often the case in a small village, Brownville doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.