New Berlin is a very small village located in the state of New York. With a population of 990 people and just one neighborhood, New Berlin is the 726th largest community in New York. New Berlin has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic villages in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some villages where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, New Berlin is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, New Berlin is a village of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in New Berlin who work in office and administrative support (15.03%), sales jobs (10.86%) and management occupations (7.93%).
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 12.66% 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
New Berlin’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
The village 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, New Berlin has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes New Berlin a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
New Berlin is a small village, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.