Hammond is a tiny village located in the state of New York. With a population of 277 people and just one neighborhood, Hammond is the 896th largest community in New York. Hammond has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic villages.
Occupations and Workforce
Hammond is a decidedly white-collar village, with fully 91.55% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Hammond is a village of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Hammond who work in sales jobs (28.17%), teaching (11.27%) and maintenance occupations (9.86%).
Hammond is home to a number of people employed in the armed forces. When you visit or walk around Hammond, some of the people you will bump into will be military people In and out of uniform, jogging, shopping and generally out and about town.
Setting & Lifestyle
Overall, Hammond’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
In Hammond, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 31.92 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
Hammond is a small village, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.