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 (13.58%), food service (10.87%), and personal care services (9.98%).
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.
Cobleskill, even though it is a small village, has many people who use public transportation every day to get to and from work. This is a great benefit for people in the, village who have a need for low-cost transportation.
The population of Cobleskill 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 Cobleskill, 24.82% have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Cobleskill in 2010 was $22,667, 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 $90,668 for a family of four. However, Cobleskill contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
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, Polish, and French .
The most common language spoken in Cobleskill is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.