Otisville is a very small village located in the state of New York. With a population of 1,049 people and just one neighborhood, Otisville is the 718th largest community in New York. Otisville 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, Otisville is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Otisville is a village of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Otisville who work in office and administrative support (13.83%), sales jobs (10.64%) and management occupations (9.40%).
Also of interest is that Otisville has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Otisville is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The village’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Otisville’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
One downside of living in Otisville is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Otisville, the average commute to work is 30.40 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.