Millerton is a tiny village located in the state of New York. With a population of 940 people and just one neighborhood, Millerton is the 738th largest community in New York. Much of the housing stock in Millerton was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic villages in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some villages, Millerton isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Millerton are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Millerton is a village of service providers, managers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Millerton who work in food service (16.96%), maintenance occupations (16.71%) and management occupations (12.15%).
One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 7.46% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Setting & Lifestyle
Millerton’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
As is often the case in a small village, Millerton doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.