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Goshen, NY
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Goshen profile

Living in Goshen

Goshen is a somewhat small village located in the state of New York. With a population of 5,758 people and three associated neighborhoods, Goshen is the 286th largest community in New York.

Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 9.70% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.

Despite being a small village, Goshen has a lot of people using the bus to get to and from work every day. Most of these people on the bus are using it to get to good jobs in other cities.

The education level of Goshen citizens is very high relative to the national average among all cities (21.84%): 39.51% of adults in Goshen have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.

The per capita income in Goshen in 2022 was $54,664, 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 $218,656 for a family of four. However, Goshen contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Goshen is a very ethnically-diverse village. The people who call Goshen home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Goshen residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Goshen also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 23.40% of the village’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Goshen include Irish, Italian, German, English, and Russian.

The most common language spoken in Goshen is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German/Yiddish.