Parish is a tiny village located in the state of New York. With a population of 441 people and just one neighborhood, Parish is the 861st largest community in New York. Parish 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
When you are in Parish, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 42.51% of Parish’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Parish is a village of sales and office workers, professionals and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Parish who work in sales jobs (12.55%), office and administrative support (11.34%) and healthcare (6.48%).
Also of interest is that Parish has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Residents will find that the village is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Parish is worth considering.
Being a small village, Parish does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.