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.
Occupations and Workforce
Brownville is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-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
Overall, Brownville’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
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.