Barker is a tiny village located in the state of New York. With a population of 516 people and just one neighborhood, Barker is the 833rd largest community in New York. Barker has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic villages.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some villages where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Barker is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Barker is a village of managers, professionals and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Barker who work in management occupations (17.79%), office and administrative support (9.09%) and food service (8.70%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Barker’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
Barker is a small village, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.