Painted Post is a very small village located in the state of New York. With a population of 2,016 people and just one neighborhood, Painted Post is the 602nd largest community in New York.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some villages where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Painted Post is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Painted Post is a village of professionals, service providers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Painted Post who work in teaching (12.07%), sales jobs (8.50%) and management occupations (8.00%).
Of important note, Painted Post is also a village of artists. Painted Post has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Painted Post’s character.
Setting & Lifestyle
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Painted Post spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 15.66 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the village are less than they would otherwise be.