Colden is a very small town located in the state of New York. With a population of 3,277 people and just one neighborhood, Colden is the 440th largest community in New York.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Colden isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Colden are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Colden is a town of professionals, managers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Colden who work in management occupations (14.35%), office and administrative support (8.72%) and teaching (7.26%).
Setting & Lifestyle
It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Colden has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Colden has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Colden than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Colden may be for you.
One downside of living in Colden is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Colden, the average commute to work is 31.32 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
Being a small town, Colden does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.