Marlboro, NY

Marlboro profile

Living in Marlboro

Marlboro is a very small town located in the state of New York. With a population of 3,630 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Marlboro is the 396th largest community in New York.

Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Marlboro is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Marlboro is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Marlboro who work in sales jobs (17.80%), office and administrative support (9.93%), and management occupations (9.53%).

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

One downside of living in Marlboro, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 34.19 minutes every day commuting to work.

In terms of college education, Marlboro is substantially better educated than the typical community in the nation, which has 21.84% of the adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree: 29.88% of adults in Marlboro have a college degree.

The per capita income in Marlboro in 2018 was $37,416, which is upper middle income relative to New York, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $149,664 for a family of four. However, Marlboro contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

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

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