Narrowsburg is a tiny town located in the state of New York. With a population of 428 people and just one neighborhood, Narrowsburg is the 864th largest community in New York. Narrowsburg has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic towns in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Narrowsburg is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 87.00% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Narrowsburg is a town of service providers, sales and office workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Narrowsburg who work in sales jobs (13.50%), office and administrative support (12.00%) and food service (12.00%).
Of important note, Narrowsburg is also a town of artists. Narrowsburg has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Narrowsburg’s character.
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 11.00% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. 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
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Narrowsburg has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Narrowsburg a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Despite being a small town, Narrowsburg has a lot of people using the subway to get to and from work every day. Most of these people on the subway are using it to get to good jobs in other cities.