Cold Brook is a tiny village located in the state of New York. With a population of 326 people and just one neighborhood, Cold Brook is the 888th largest community in New York. Much of the housing stock in Cold Brook was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic villages in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some villages, Cold Brook isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Cold Brook are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Cold Brook is a village of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Cold Brook who work in office and administrative support (15.76%), sales jobs (15.76%) and healthcare (10.30%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The village 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, Cold Brook has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Cold Brook a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
In Cold Brook, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 33.02 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average. One bright side is that local public transit is widely used, so it may be an option to avoid the headache of driving in the heavy traffic by leaving the car at home and taking transit.
Cold Brook, 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.