Fort Edward is a very small village located in the state of New York. With a population of 3,280 people and just one neighborhood, Fort Edward is the 429th largest community in New York. Fort Edward has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic villages in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Fort Edward, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 38.34% of Fort Edward’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Fort Edward is a village of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Fort Edward who work in office and administrative support (11.53%), sales jobs (9.57%) and maintenance occupations (8.19%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Fort Edward’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.