Lowville is a very small village located in the state of New York. With a population of 3,362 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Lowville is the 417th largest community in New York. Lowville has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic villages in the country.
Unlike some villages where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Lowville is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Lowville is a village of professionals, sales and office workers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Lowville who work in teaching (13.76%), healthcare (10.49%), and office and administrative support (10.28%).
Being a small village, Lowville does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The overall education level of Lowville citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 30.56% of adults in Lowville have at least a bachelor's degree, and the average American community has 21.84%.
The per capita income in Lowville in 2010 was $30,075, 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 $120,300 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 German, Irish, Italian, English, and French.
The most common language spoken in Lowville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Polish.