Brownville is a very small village located in the state of New York. With a population of 1,153 people and just one neighborhood, Brownville is the 709th largest community in New York. Brownville has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic villages in the country.
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, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Brownville who work in office and administrative support (15.10%), sales jobs (14.58%) and management occupations (10.94%).
Brownville is home to a number of people employed in the armed forces. When you visit or walk around Brownville, some of the people you will bump into will be military people In and out of uniform, jogging, shopping and generally out and about town.
Also of interest is that Brownville has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
One of the benefits of Brownville is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 14.64 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.
Being a small village, Brownville does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.