Edmeston is a tiny town located in the state of New York. With a population of 642 people and just one neighborhood, Edmeston is the 795th largest community in New York. Edmeston 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, Edmeston isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Edmeston are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Edmeston is a town of service providers, sales and office workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Edmeston who work in office and administrative support (17.98%), maintenance occupations (10.34%) and healthcare (9.44%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Edmeston’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, Edmeston is worth considering.
One of the benefits of Edmeston is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 18.46 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.