Pavilion is a tiny town located in the state of New York. With a population of 638 people and just one neighborhood, Pavilion is the 798th largest community in New York. Pavilion has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic towns in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Pavilion is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Pavilion is a town of sales and office workers, service providers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Pavilion who work in office and administrative support (22.87%), management occupations (12.02%) and maintenance occupations (9.30%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Pavilion is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Pavilion really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Pavilion perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Pavilion has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Pavilion a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Even though Pavilion is a smaller town, it has many people who hop on public transportation – mostly the bus for their daily commute to work. Typically, these people are commuting to good jobs in the surrounding cities.