Hoosick Falls is a very small village located in the state of New York. With a population of 3,432 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Hoosick Falls is the 412th largest community in New York. Much of the housing stock in Hoosick Falls was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic villages in the country.
Unlike some villages where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Hoosick Falls is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Hoosick Falls is a village of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Hoosick Falls who work in office and administrative support (13.77%), healthcare (11.23%), and sales jobs (10.28%).
Hoosick Falls 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.
The population of Hoosick Falls overall has a level of education that is slightly above the US average for all US cities and towns of 21.84%. Of adults 25 and older in Hoosick Falls, 21.28% have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Hoosick Falls in 2010 was $24,215, 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 $96,860 for a family of four. However, Hoosick Falls contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Hoosick Falls home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Hoosick Falls residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Hoosick Falls include Italian, Polish, German, and French .
The most common language spoken in Hoosick Falls is English. Other important languages spoken here include Hebrew and Spanish.