Lowville is a very small village located in the state of New York. With a population of 3,416 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Lowville is the 417th largest community in New York. Much of the housing stock in Lowville was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic villages in the country.
Unlike some villages, Lowville isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Lowville are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Lowville is a village of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lowville who work in teaching (12.34%), healthcare (10.44%), and management occupations (9.99%).
As is often the case in a small village, Lowville doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The overall education level of Lowville is somewhat higher than in the average US city of 21.84%: 25.61% of adults 25 and older in the village have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Lowville in 2010 was $28,336, 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 $113,344 for a family of four. However, Lowville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Lowville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Lowville residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Lowville include Irish, Italian, French , and English.
The most common language spoken in Lowville is English. Other important languages spoken here include German and Thai.