Montebello, NY

Montebello profile

Living in Montebello

Montebello is a very small village located in the state of New York. With a population of 4,593 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Montebello is the 349th largest community in New York.

Montebello home prices are not only among the most expensive in New York, but Montebello real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.

Montebello is a decidedly white-collar village, with fully 90.66% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Montebello is a village of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Montebello who work in management occupations (19.70%), healthcare (13.19%), and teaching (12.30%).

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

A relatively large number of people in Montebello telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 12.89% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. 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.

Because of many things, Montebello is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Montebello really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Montebello perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.

One downside of living in Montebello, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 35.83 minutes every day commuting to work. However, local public transit is widely used. For those who would prefer to avoid driving entirely and leave their car at home, it may be an option to use the transit instead.

Even though Montebello is a smaller village, it has many people who hop on public transportation – mostly the train for their daily commute to work. Typically, these people are commuting to good jobs in the surrounding cities.

If knowledge is power, Montebello is a pretty powerful place. 68.78% of the adults in Montebello have earned a 4-year college degree, masters degree, MD, law degree, or even PhD. Compare that to the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns.

The per capita income in Montebello in 2018 was $75,482, which is wealthy relative to New York and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $301,928 for a family of four.

Montebello is a somewhat ethnically-diverse village. The people who call Montebello home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Montebello residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Montebello include Italian, Irish, German, Polish, and Russian.

The most common language spoken in Montebello is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Langs. of India.