Angola, NY

Angola profile

Living in Angola

Angola is a very small village located in the state of New York. With a population of 2,101 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Angola is the 552nd largest community in New York. Much of the housing stock in Angola was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic villages in the country.

Unlike some villages, Angola isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Angola are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Angola is a village of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Angola who work in office and administrative support (17.66%), sales jobs (9.52%), and food service (5.79%).

Also of interest is that Angola has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

The citizens of Angola are slightly better educated than the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns, with 22.40% of adults in Angola having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Angola in 2018 was $27,144, which is lower middle income relative to New York, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $108,576 for a family of four. However, Angola contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Angola home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Angola residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Angola include German, Italian, Irish, Polish, and English.

The most common language spoken in Angola is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and French.