Perry is a very small village located in the state of New York. With a population of 3,542 people and just one neighborhood, Perry is the 395th largest community in New York. Perry has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic villages.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Perry is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 37.73% of the Perry workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Perry is a village of professionals, service providers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Perry who work in food service (10.97%), office and administrative support (10.60%) and teaching (10.16%).
Also of interest is that Perry has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Perry is a small village, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.