Mexico is a very small village located in the state of New York. With a population of 1,574 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Mexico is the 636th largest community in New York. Mexico has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic villages.
Unlike some villages, Mexico isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Mexico are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Mexico is a village of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Mexico who work in management occupations (9.81%), office and administrative support (9.26%), and teaching (8.86%).
Of important note, Mexico is also a village of artists. Mexico has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Mexico’s character.
In terms of college education, Mexico is somewhat better educated than the 21.84% who have a 4-year degree or higher in the typical US community: 28.33% of adults 25 and older in the village have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Mexico in 2010 was $26,689, 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 $106,756 for a family of four. However, Mexico contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Mexico home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Mexico residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Mexico include English, Italian, German, and French .
The most common language spoken in Mexico is English. Other important languages spoken here include Hebrew and Spanish.