Chaffee is a very small town located in the state of New York. With a population of 2,789 people and just one neighborhood, Chaffee is the 479th largest community in New York.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Chaffee is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Chaffee is a town of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Chaffee who work in office and administrative support (12.98%), sales jobs (10.54%) and food service (8.36%).
Setting & Lifestyle
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, Chaffee has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Chaffee a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
One downside of living in Chaffee is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Chaffee, the average commute to work is 30.32 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.