Cooperstown is a very small village located in the state of New York. With a population of 1,812 people and just one neighborhood, Cooperstown is the 587th largest community in New York. Much of the housing stock in Cooperstown was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic villages in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Cooperstown is a decidedly white-collar village, with fully 92.54% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Cooperstown is a village of professionals, sales and office workers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Cooperstown who work in healthcare (18.27%), management occupations (11.09%) and teaching (10.44%).
Of important note, Cooperstown is also a village of artists. Cooperstown has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Cooperstown’s character.
Setting & Lifestyle
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Cooperstown spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 17.81 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the village are less than they would otherwise be.