Liverpool, NY

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Liverpool profile

Living in Liverpool

Liverpool is a very small village located in the state of New York. With a population of 2,216 people and 13 constituent neighborhoods, Liverpool is the 530th largest community in New York.

Unlike some villages, Liverpool isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Liverpool are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Liverpool is a village of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Liverpool who work in sales jobs (16.43%), teaching (9.56%), and business and financial occupations (9.29%).

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

A relatively large number of people in Liverpool telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 10.10% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.

The citizens of Liverpool are among the most well-educated in the nation: 42.67% of adults in Liverpool have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree, whereas the average US city has 21.84% holding at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Liverpool in 2010 was $35,000, which is upper middle income relative to New York and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $140,000 for a family of four. However, Liverpool contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Liverpool home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Liverpool residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Liverpool include Irish, German, Italian, English, and Polish.

The most common language spoken in Liverpool is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Spanish.