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About Pleasant Valley
Pleasant Valley is a very small town located in the state of New York. With a population of 1,145 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Pleasant Valley is the 703rd largest community in New York.
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Pleasant Valley is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Pleasant Valley is a town of professionals, service providers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Pleasant Valley who work in sales jobs (13.24%), teaching (10.91%) and maintenance occupations (8.23%).
Of important note, Pleasant Valley is also a town of artists. Pleasant Valley has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Pleasant Valley’s character.
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 15.24% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Overall, Pleasant Valley’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
Being a small town, Pleasant Valley does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
In terms of college education, Pleasant Valley is substantially better educated than the typical community in the nation, which has 21.84% of the adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree: 31.55% of adults in Pleasant Valley have a college degree.
The per capita income in Pleasant Valley in 2010 was $31,682, which is upper middle income relative to New York, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $126,728 for a family of four.
The people who call Pleasant Valley home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Pleasant Valley residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Pleasant Valley include German, Italian, Irish, Polish, Czech and French.
The languages spoken by people in Pleasant Valley are diverse. These are tabulated as the languages people preferentially speak when they are at home with their families. The most common language spoken in Pleasant Valley is English. Other important languages spoken here include Indic languages, Italian and Slavic languages.
|PLEASANT VALLEY INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||518|
|PLEASANT VALLEY HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||36.31%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||63.69%|
|TYPE OF PLEASANT VALLEY HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||31.86%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||6.33%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||30.80%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||31.01%|
|SIZE OF PLEASANT VALLEY HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||2.74%|
|AGE OF PLEASANT VALLEY HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||17.09%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||61.18%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||11.60%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||10.13%|
|PLEASANT VALLEY REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$252,825|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$941|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $43,000||15.75%|
|$43,001 - $86,000||0.00%|
|$86,001 - $173,000||4.72%|
|$173,001 - $259,000||34.65%|
|$259,001 - $346,000||39.37%|
|$346,001 - $432,000||5.51%|
|$432,001 - $648,000||0.00%|
|$648,001 - $864,000||0.00%|
|PEOPLE OF PLEASANT VALLEY||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||3.58%|
|5 TO 17||14.50%|
|18 TO 24||8.12%|
|25 TO 34||11.70%|
|35 TO 54||31.70%|
|55 TO 64||13.01%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||17.38%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||92.46%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$59,138|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$31,682|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||3.08%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Education (31.84%)
Public Service (6.26%)
Professional, scientific, and technical services (5.55%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||2.53%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||0.09%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.00%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||0.79%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||1.66%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||3.76%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||German (26.49%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (85.99%)
Indic languages (4.97%)
Slavic languages (3.25%)
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