Petersburg is a very small town located in the state of New York. With a population of 1,507 people and just one neighborhood, Petersburg is the 645th largest community in New York.
Occupations and Workforce
Petersburg is a blue-collar town, with 37.09% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Petersburg is a town of sales and office workers, professionals and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Petersburg who work in management occupations (12.32%), office and administrative support (11.02%) and sales jobs (9.86%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Petersburg has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Petersburg a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Petersburg is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.