Jay is a very small town located in the state of New York. With a population of 2,473 people and just one neighborhood, Jay is the 516th largest community in New York.
Occupations and Workforce
Jay is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Jay is a town of service providers, sales and office workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Jay who work in office and administrative support (10.67%), sales jobs (10.59%) and maintenance occupations (9.18%).
Also of interest is that Jay has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Jay’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Jay has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Jay a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.