Gansevoort is a medium-sized town located in the state of New York. With a population of 28,824 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Gansevoort is the 55th largest community in New York.
Gansevoort is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Gansevoort is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Gansevoort who work in management occupations (11.75%), sales jobs (11.11%), and office and administrative support (10.20%).
Also of interest is that Gansevoort has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Gansevoort is worth considering.
The citizens of Gansevoort are very well educated compared to the average community in the nation: 37.88% of adults in Gansevoort have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Gansevoort in 2018 was $39,870, which is upper middle income relative to New York, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $159,480 for a family of four. However, Gansevoort contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Gansevoort home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Gansevoort residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Gansevoort include Irish, Italian, German, English, and French.
The most common language spoken in Gansevoort is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Polish.