Cobleskill is a very small village located in the state of New York. With a population of 4,566 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Cobleskill is the 341st largest community in New York.
Unlike some villages, Cobleskill isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Cobleskill are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Cobleskill is a village of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Cobleskill who work in sales jobs (12.41%), personal care services (12.10%), and office and administrative support (10.88%).
Also of interest is that Cobleskill has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Cobleskill is a small town where college students really create the town feel and character. So many small towns have lost population over the last 20-30 years that having the local college presence in the Cobleskill area, with all of the energy of the students filling area dorms and apartments each fall, really helps Cobleskill maintain a good economy.
In terms of college education, Cobleskill is somewhat better educated than the 21.84% who have a 4-year degree or higher in the typical US community: 27.32% of adults 25 and older in the village have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Cobleskill in 2010 was $20,586, which is low income relative to New York, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $82,344 for a family of four. However, Cobleskill contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Cobleskill is a somewhat ethnically-diverse village. The people who call Cobleskill home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Cobleskill residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Cobleskill include German, Italian, English, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Cobleskill is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.