Elmsford, NY


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Living in Elmsford

Elmsford is a very small village located in the state of New York. With a population of 4,810 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Elmsford is the 344th largest community in New York.

Elmsford home prices are not only among the most expensive in New York, but Elmsford real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.

Elmsford is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Elmsford is a village of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Elmsford who work in maintenance occupations (16.77%), office and administrative support (12.84%), and sales jobs (8.37%).

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

The overall crime rate in Elmsford 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 Elmsford, a lot of people use the bus to get to work every day though Elmsford is a relatively small village. Those that ride the bus are primarily traveling out of town to good jobs in other cities.

In terms of college education, Elmsford is substantially better educated than the typical community in the nation, which has 21.84% of the adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree: 32.95% of adults in Elmsford have a college degree.

The per capita income in Elmsford in 2010 was $31,106, which is upper middle income relative to New York and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $124,424 for a family of four. However, Elmsford contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Elmsford is an extremely ethnically-diverse village. The people who call Elmsford home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Elmsford residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Elmsford also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 30.60% of the village’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Elmsford include Italian, German, Jamaican, and Haitian.

In addition, Elmsford has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (37.91%).

The most common language spoken in Elmsford is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Hindi.