Galway is a tiny village located in the state of New York. With a population of 198 people and just one neighborhood, Galway is the 899th largest community in New York. Much of the housing stock in Galway was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic villages in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some villages, Galway isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Galway are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Galway is a village of service providers, professionals and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Galway who work in management occupations (16.22%), law enforcement and fire fighting (11.71%) and personal care services (10.81%).
Of important note, Galway is also a village of artists. Galway has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Galway’s character.
Setting & Lifestyle
Being a small village, Galway does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.