Islandia is a very small village located in the state of New York. With a population of 3,384 people and just one neighborhood, Islandia is the 434th largest community in New York.
Real Estate Prices
Housing costs in Islandia are among some of the highest in the nation, although real estate prices here don't compare to real estate prices in the most expensive communities in New York.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some villages, Islandia isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Islandia are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Islandia is a village of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Islandia who work in office and administrative support (16.00%), management occupations (10.70%) and sales jobs (9.82%).
Setting & Lifestyle
One downside of living in Islandia is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Islandia, the average commute to work is 31.24 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average. On the other hand, local public transit is widely used in the village, so leaving the car at home and taking transit is often a viable alternative.
Despite being a small village, Islandia has a lot of people using the train to get to and from work every day. Most of these people on the train are using it to get to good jobs in other cities.