New Hartford, NY


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New Hartford is a very small village located in the state of New York. With a population of 1,844 people and four constituent neighborhoods, New Hartford is the 589th largest community in New York. Much of the housing stock in New Hartford was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic villages in the country.

New Hartford is a decidedly white-collar village, with fully 85.18% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, New Hartford is a village of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in New Hartford who work in sales jobs (16.99%), teaching (15.34%), and management occupations (12.54%).

Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of New Hartford spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 15.46 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the village are less than they would otherwise be.

The citizens of New Hartford are among the most well-educated in the nation: 44.88% of adults in New Hartford have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree, whereas the average US city has 21.84% holding at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in New Hartford in 2010 was $37,160, 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 $148,640 for a family of four. However, New Hartford contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call New Hartford home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of New Hartford residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in New Hartford include Italian, German, English, and Polish.

The most common language spoken in New Hartford is English. Other important languages spoken here include Other Indo-European and Polish.