Brocton is a very small village located in the state of New York. With a population of 1,445 people and just one neighborhood, Brocton is the 650th largest community in New York. Brocton has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic villages.
Occupations and Workforce
Brocton is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Brocton is a village of service providers, sales and office workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Brocton who work in office and administrative support (13.69%), management occupations (9.50%) and food service (8.10%).
Setting & Lifestyle
It is a fairly quiet village because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Brocton has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Brocton has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Brocton than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Brocton may be for you.
As is often the case in a small village, Brocton doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.