Hammondsport is a tiny village located in the state of New York. With a population of 644 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Hammondsport is the 794th largest community in New York. Hammondsport has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic villages in the country.
Hammondsport is a decidedly white-collar village, with fully 90.55% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Hammondsport is a village of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Hammondsport who work in sales jobs (15.85%), management occupations (15.85%), and healthcare (15.55%).
Of important note, Hammondsport is also a village of artists. Hammondsport has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Hammondsport’s character.
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Hammondsport spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 19.23 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the village are less than they would otherwise be.
As is often the case in a small village, Hammondsport doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
Hammondsport is one of the most well-educated cities in the nation. 42.32% of adults in Hammondsport have at least a bachelor's degree. Compare that to the average community in America, which has just 21.84% with a bachelor's degree or higher.
The per capita income in Hammondsport in 2010 was $34,513, 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 $138,052 for a family of four. However, Hammondsport contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Hammondsport home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Hammondsport residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Hammondsport include German, English, Italian, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Hammondsport is English. Other important languages spoken here include German and French.