DeRuyter is a tiny village located in the state of New York. With a population of 545 people and just one neighborhood, DeRuyter is the 822nd largest community in New York. DeRuyter has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic villages in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some villages where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, DeRuyter is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, DeRuyter is a village of sales and office workers, service providers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in DeRuyter who work in office and administrative support (16.67%), management occupations (10.57%) and food service (10.16%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The overall crime rate in DeRuyter is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.
In DeRuyter, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 32.19 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
Being a small village, DeRuyter does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.