Hyde Park, NY


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Hyde Park is a very small town located in the state of New York. With a population of 1,885 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Hyde Park is the 578th largest community in New York.

Hyde Park is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 95.78% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Hyde Park is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Hyde Park who work in office and administrative support (21.85%), food service (15.98%), and management occupations (10.38%).

Also of interest is that Hyde Park has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

In Hyde Park, a lot of people use the train to get to work every day though Hyde Park is a relatively small town. Those that ride the train are primarily traveling out of town to good jobs in other cities.

Hyde Park is one of the most well-educated cities in the nation. 41.28% of adults in Hyde Park 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 Hyde Park in 2010 was $30,038, which is middle income relative to New York, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $120,152 for a family of four. However, Hyde Park contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Hyde Park home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Hyde Park residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Hyde Park include Italian, German, English, and European.

The most common language spoken in Hyde Park is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.