Staatsburg is a tiny town located in the state of New York. With a population of 372 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Staatsburg is the 874th largest community in New York. Staatsburg has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic towns.
Staatsburg is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 95.81% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Staatsburg is a town of professionals, service providers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Staatsburg who work in community and social services (24.19%), healthcare (21.86%) and law enforcement and fire fighting (12.56%).
And if you like science, one thing you'll find is that Staatsburg has lots of scientists living in town - whether they be life scientists, physical scientists (like astronomers), or social scientists (like geographers!). So, if you're scientific-minded, you might like it here too.
Also of interest is that Staatsburg has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Of important note, Staatsburg is also a town of artists. Staatsburg has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Staatsburg’s character.
In addition, Staatsburg is home to many people who could be described as "urban sophisticates". Urban sophisticates are people who are both educated and wealthy, and thus tend to be older, richer, and more established than young professionals. "Urban sophisticates" is not just about being educated and well-off financially: it is a point of view and state of mind, one that you might call 'urbaneness'. But such people can and do regularly live in small towns, suburbs and rural areas, as well as in big cities. They read, support the arts and high-end shops, and love travel.
Because of many things, Staatsburg is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Staatsburg really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Staatsburg perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
In Staatsburg, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 42.97 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
Do you have a 4-year college degree or graduate degree? If so, you may feel right at home in Staatsburg. 66.14% of adults here have a 4-year degree or graduate degree, whereas the national average for all cities and towns is just 21.84%.
The per capita income in Staatsburg in 2010 was $36,806, 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 $147,224 for a family of four.
The people who call Staatsburg home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Staatsburg residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Staatsburg include Irish, Scottish, German, English, Italian and Russian.
The most common language spoken in Staatsburg is English. Some people also speak Spanish.
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||162|
|STAATSBURG HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||78.54%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||21.46%|
|TYPE OF STAATSBURG HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||100.00%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||0.00%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||0.00%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||0.00%|
|SIZE OF STAATSBURG HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||12.82%|
|AGE OF STAATSBURG HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||0.00%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||4.49%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||17.31%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||78.21%|
|STAATSBURG REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$248,594|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||UNREPORTED|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $48,000||5.15%|
|$48,001 - $96,000||0.00%|
|$96,001 - $192,000||19.85%|
|$192,001 - $289,000||57.35%|
|$289,001 - $385,000||12.50%|
|$385,001 - $481,000||0.00%|
|$481,001 - $721,000||5.15%|
|$721,001 - $962,000||0.00%|
|PEOPLE OF STAATSBURG||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||9.87%|
|5 TO 17||25.54%|
|18 TO 24||10.09%|
|25 TO 34||2.15%|
|35 TO 54||21.24%|
|55 TO 64||15.02%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||16.09%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||89.76%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$120,625|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$36,806|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||0.00%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Education (40.93%)
Professional, scientific, and technical services (12.56%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||5.15%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||0.00%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.00%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||0.00%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||0.00%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||2.15%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||Irish (43.78%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (95.71%)
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