Oriskany is a very small village located in the state of New York. With a population of 1,378 people and just one neighborhood, Oriskany is the 659th largest community in New York. Oriskany 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, Oriskany is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Oriskany is a village of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Oriskany who work in office and administrative support (21.21%), sales jobs (9.46%) and teaching (8.16%).
Also of interest is that Oriskany has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Oriskany spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 17.07 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the village are less than they would otherwise be.