Harpursville is a somewhat small town located in the state of New York. With a population of 5,144 people and just one neighborhood, Harpursville is the 310th largest community in New York.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Harpursville is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Harpursville is a town of service providers, sales and office workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Harpursville who work in personal care services (11.49%), sales jobs (11.16%) and teaching (9.19%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Overall, Harpursville’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Harpursville has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Harpursville has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Harpursville than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Harpursville may be for you.
Harpursville 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.