Apalachin is a very small town located in the state of New York. With a population of 1,101 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Apalachin is the 707th largest community in New York.
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Apalachin is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Apalachin is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Apalachin who work in office and administrative support (23.41%), management occupations (10.57%), and sales jobs (9.52%).
Also of interest is that Apalachin has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Overall, Apalachin’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Apalachin is worth considering.
The rate of college-level education in Apalachin is quite a bit lower than the national average among all cities of 21.84%: just 11.94% of people here over 25 have a bachelor's degree or an advanced degree.
The per capita income in Apalachin in 2010 was $21,388, which is low income relative to New York, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $85,552 for a family of four. However, Apalachin contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Apalachin home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Apalachin residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Apalachin include Irish, Italian, Polish, and English.
The most common language spoken in Apalachin is English. Other important languages spoken here include Other Indo-European and Spanish.