Menands is a very small village located in the state of New York. With a population of 4,004 people and just one neighborhood, Menands is the 375th largest community in New York.
Occupations and Workforce
Menands is a decidedly white-collar village, with fully 96.22% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Menands is a village of professionals, sales and office workers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Menands who work in office and administrative support (18.35%), management occupations (13.86%) and computer science and math (13.14%).
Also of interest is that Menands has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Of important note, Menands is also a village of artists. Menands has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Menands’s character.
Setting & Lifestyle
For a small village, there is also a high proportion of single, often educated, people living in Menands. This is not typical for smaller communities in America, and adds a feeling of vibrancy to Menands.
Residents of the village have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 17.29 minutes getting to work every day.
Despite being a small village, Menands has a lot of people using the bus to get to and from work every day. Most of these people on the bus are using it to get to good jobs in other cities.