East Greenbush is a very small town located in the state of New York. With a population of 4,476 people and two constituent neighborhoods, East Greenbush is the 350th largest community in New York.
East Greenbush is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 87.51% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, East Greenbush is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in East Greenbush who work in management occupations (16.96%), office and administrative support (12.41%), and sales jobs (9.43%).
Also of interest is that East Greenbush has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
The education level of East Greenbush ranks among the highest in the nation. Of the 25-and-older adult population in East Greenbush, 49.06% have at least a bachelor's degree. The typical US community has just 21.84% of its adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree.
The per capita income in East Greenbush in 2010 was $40,256, which is upper middle income relative to New York, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $161,024 for a family of four.
East Greenbush is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call East Greenbush home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of East Greenbush residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in East Greenbush include German, Italian, English, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in East Greenbush is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Russian.