Petersburg is a very small town located in the state of New York. With a population of 1,525 people and just one neighborhood, Petersburg is the 645th largest community in New York.
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Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Petersburg, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 38.36% of Petersburg’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Petersburg is a town of sales and office workers, managers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Petersburg who work in office and administrative support (12.95%), management occupations (12.23%) and sales jobs (8.79%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The overall crime rate in Petersburg 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.
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.
One downside of living in Petersburg is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Petersburg, the average commute to work is 30.31 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.