Catskill, NY


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Catskill is a very small village located in the state of New York. With a population of 3,874 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Catskill is the 371st largest community in New York. Catskill has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic villages in the country.

Catskill is a decidedly white-collar village, with fully 85.14% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Catskill is a village of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Catskill who work in office and administrative support (19.67%), sales jobs (13.92%), and teaching (9.61%).

The population of Catskill overall has a level of education that is slightly above the US average for all US cities and towns of 21.84%. Of adults 25 and older in Catskill, 22.76% have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Catskill in 2010 was $22,813, which is lower middle income relative to New York, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $91,252 for a family of four. However, Catskill contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Catskill is a somewhat ethnically-diverse village. The people who call Catskill home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Catskill residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Catskill include Italian, German, Polish, and English.

The most common language spoken in Catskill is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Arabic.