Hadley is a very small town located in the state of New York. With a population of 1,014 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Hadley is the 730th largest community in New York.
Unlike some towns, Hadley isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Hadley are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Hadley is a town of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Hadley who work in sales jobs (13.80%), maintenance occupations (13.80%), and teaching (8.73%).
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 12.14% 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.
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, Hadley is worth considering.
Hadley is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
In terms of college education, the citizens of Hadley rank slightly lower than the national average. 13.50% of adults 25 and older in Hadley have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.
The per capita income in Hadley in 2010 was $23,004, which is lower middle income relative to New York, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $92,016 for a family of four. However, Hadley contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Hadley home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Hadley residents report their race to be White. Important ancestries of people in Hadley include Italian, Irish, German, and French .
The most common language spoken in Hadley is English. Other important languages spoken here include French and Russian.