Averill Park is a very small town located in the state of New York. With a population of 1,690 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Averill Park is the 626th largest community in New York.
Averill Park is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 95.87% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Averill Park is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Averill Park who work in office and administrative support (17.91%), food service (12.12%), and management occupations (10.74%).
And if you like science, one thing you'll find is that Averill Park 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 Averill Park has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
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, Averill Park has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Averill Park a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Even though Averill Park is a smaller town, it has many people who hop on public transportation – mostly the bus for their daily commute to work. Typically, these people are commuting to good jobs in the surrounding cities.
The education level of Averill Park citizens is very high relative to the national average among all cities (21.84%): 35.84% of adults in Averill Park have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Averill Park in 2018 was $48,726, which is wealthy relative to New York and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $194,904 for a family of four. However, Averill Park contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Averill Park home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Averill Park residents report their race to be White. Important ancestries of people in Averill Park include German, Irish, English, Italian, and French.
Foreign born people are also an important part of Averill Park's cultural character, accounting for 16.45% of the town’s population.
The most common language spoken in Averill Park is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Spanish.