Brownville is a very small village located in the state of New York. With a population of 1,156 people and just one neighborhood, Brownville is the 709th largest community in New York. Much of the housing stock in Brownville was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic villages in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Brownville is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Brownville is a village of sales and office workers, service providers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Brownville who work in office and administrative support (15.35%), sales jobs (12.79%) and management occupations (11.86%).
Brownville is home to a number of people employed in the armed forces. When you visit or walk around Brownville, some of the people you will bump into will be military people In and out of uniform, jogging, shopping and generally out and about town.
Setting & Lifestyle
One of the benefits of Brownville is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 14.69 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.
Brownville 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.