Mount Kisco is a somewhat small village located in the state of New York. With a population of 11,145 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Mount Kisco is the 173rd largest community in New York.
Housing costs in Mount Kisco are among some of the highest in the nation, although real estate prices here don't compare to real estate prices in the most expensive communities in New York.
Mount Kisco is a decidedly white-collar village, with fully 87.82% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Mount Kisco is a village of service providers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Mount Kisco who work in maintenance occupations (15.91%), management occupations (10.78%), and sales jobs (9.79%).
Also of interest is that Mount Kisco has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Even though Mount Kisco 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.
Mount Kisco is one of the most well-educated cities in the nation. 42.67% of adults in Mount Kisco have at least a bachelor's degree. Compare that to the average community in America, which has just 21.84% with a bachelor's degree or higher.
The per capita income in Mount Kisco in 2010 was $35,574, 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 $142,296 for a family of four. However, Mount Kisco contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Mount Kisco is an extremely ethnically-diverse village. The people who call Mount Kisco home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Mount Kisco residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Mount Kisco also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 41.67% of the village’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Mount Kisco include Irish, German, Polish, and English.
In addition, Mount Kisco has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (36.58%).
The most common language spoken in Mount Kisco is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.