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. New Hartford has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic villages.
New Hartford is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. 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 (16.61%), healthcare (13.03%), and teaching (12.16%).
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 14.67 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the village are less than they would otherwise be.
The education level of New Hartford ranks among the highest in the nation. Of the 25-and-older adult population in New Hartford, 42.13% have at least a bachelor's degree. The typical US community has just 21.84% of its adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree.
The per capita income in New Hartford in 2010 was $36,767, 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 $147,068 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 Polish and German.