Honeoye is a tiny town located in the state of New York. With a population of 571 people and just one neighborhood, Honeoye is the 820th largest community in New York. Honeoye has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic towns in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Honeoye isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Honeoye are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Honeoye is a town of sales and office workers, managers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Honeoye who work in office and administrative support (47.60%), management occupations (15.72%) and maintenance occupations (12.66%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Because there are quite a few people attending college in Honeoye, it is thought of as a college town. To the benefit of the many students in the area, Honeoye provides a number of services, amenities and opportunities geared towards their needs and activities.
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!) Honeoye 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. Honeoye has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Honeoye than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Honeoye may be for you.
One downside of living in Honeoye, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 30.43 minutes every day commuting to work.
Honeoye is a small town, and as is often the case with smaller towns, the population isn't large or dense enough to support much in the way of a public transportation system. In fact, there are many rural roads around Honeoye, which makes walking or biking to and from work a bit difficult. This makes for a very car-oriented town: 100.00% of residents commute to work by private automobile, and people often drive out of town for work, shopping, and other activities.
As is often the case in a small town, Honeoye doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.