Forestville is a tiny village located in the state of New York. With a population of 677 people and just one neighborhood, Forestville is the 788th largest community in New York. Forestville has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic villages.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some villages where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Forestville is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Forestville is a village of sales and office workers, service providers and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Forestville who work in office and administrative support (13.69%), sales jobs (10.71%) and teaching (9.52%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Forestville spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 18.75 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the village are less than they would otherwise be.
Being a small village, Forestville does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.