Marcy is a somewhat small town located in the state of New York. With a population of 9,009 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Marcy is the 200th largest community in New York.
Marcy is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 85.83% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Marcy is a town of service providers, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Marcy who work in management occupations (19.07%), personal care services (17.51%), and sales jobs (10.56%).
Residents of the town have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 16.29 minutes getting to work every day.
The overall education level of Marcy is somewhat higher than in the average US city of 21.84%: 26.30% of adults 25 and older in the town have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Marcy in 2010 was $25,207, which is lower middle income relative to New York, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $100,828 for a family of four. However, Marcy contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Marcy is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Marcy home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Marcy residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Marcy include Italian, Irish, Polish, and English.
The most common language spoken in Marcy is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Russian.