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. Galway has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic villages.
Occupations and Workforce
Galway is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-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.