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Duanesburg, NY
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Living in Duanesburg

Duanesburg is a tiny town located in the state of New York. With a population of 379 people and two associated neighborhoods, Duanesburg is the 923rd largest community in New York.

Also of interest is that Duanesburg has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 14.91% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.

In addition, Duanesburg is home to many people who could be described as "urban sophisticates". Urban sophisticates are educated, wealthy, executives and professionals, who have urbane tastes in books, food, and travel, whether they actually live in a big city, or choose to reside in a small town. In big or medium-sized cities, urban sophisticates tend to frequent art institutions such as opera, symphonies, ballet, live theatre, and museums.

Because of many things, Duanesburg is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Duanesburg really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Duanesburg perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly 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, Duanesburg is worth considering.

One downside of living in Duanesburg, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 36.34 minutes every day commuting to work.

As is often the case in a small town, Duanesburg doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.

Do you like to read, write and learn? If you move to Duanesburg, you'll likely find that many of your neighbors like to as well. Duanesburg is one of the more educated communities in America, with a full 57.19% of its adults having a college degree or even advanced degree, compared to a national average across all communities of 21.84%.

The per capita income in Duanesburg in 2018 was $58,117, which is wealthy relative to New York and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $232,468 for a family of four.

Duanesburg is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Duanesburg home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Duanesburg residents report their race to be White. Duanesburg also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 19.02% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Duanesburg include Italian, German, Irish, English, and Polish.

The most common language spoken in Duanesburg is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Italian.

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