DeKalb Junction is a tiny town located in the state of New York. With a population of 517 people and just one neighborhood, DeKalb Junction is the 840th largest community in New York. DeKalb Junction has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic towns in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, DeKalb Junction is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, DeKalb Junction is a town of service providers, professionals and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in DeKalb Junction who work in personal care services (16.82%), office and administrative support (15.89%) and sales jobs (8.41%).
Setting & Lifestyle
DeKalb Junction’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, DeKalb Junction is worth considering.
As is often the case in a small town, DeKalb Junction doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.