Clifton Park, NY

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Living in Clifton Park

Clifton Park is a medium-sized town located in the state of New York. With a population of 40,792 people and eight constituent neighborhoods, Clifton Park is the 26th largest community in New York.

Clifton Park is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 86.97% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Clifton Park is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Clifton Park who work in management occupations (12.22%), office and administrative support (12.05%), and sales jobs (11.73%).

Also of interest is that Clifton Park has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

The citizens of Clifton Park are among the most well-educated in the nation: 49.64% of adults in Clifton Park have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree, whereas the average US city has 21.84% holding at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Clifton Park in 2010 was $43,764, which is upper middle income relative to New York, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $175,056 for a family of four.

Clifton Park is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Clifton Park home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Clifton Park residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Clifton Park include Irish, Italian, German, English, and Polish.

The most common language spoken in Clifton Park is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Langs. of India.