Peru, NY

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640 Vital Statistics. 26 Condition Alerts found.

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Peru Profile


Overview

Peru is a very small town located in the state of New York. With a population of 1,598 people and just one neighborhood, Peru is the 637th largest community in New York.

Occupations and Workforce

Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Peru is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Peru is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Peru who work in office and administrative support (13.19%), healthcare (11.62%), and law enforcement and fire fighting (10.20%).


Setting & Lifestyle

In addition, Peru is home to many people who could be described as "urban sophisticates", which are people who are not only wealthy and employed in professional occupations, but highly educated to boot. Urban sophisticates have urbane tastes - whether they reside in a big or small city, a suburb, or a little town. Urban sophisticates support bookstores, quality clothing stores, enjoy luxury travel, and in big cities, they are truly the patrons of the arts, attending and supporting institutions such as opera, symphony, ballet, and theatre.

As is often the case in a small town, Peru doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.

Peru Demographics

The citizens of Peru are among the most well-educated in the nation: 42.78% of adults in Peru have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree, whereas the average US city has 21.84% holding at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Peru in 2010 was $33,749, which is upper middle income relative to New York, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $134,996 for a family of four. However, Peru contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Peru home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Peru residents report their race to be White. Important ancestries of people in Peru include English, Italian, French , and Dutch.

The most common language spoken in Peru is English. Other important languages spoken here include German and French.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

44 Vital Statistics. 2 Condition Alerts found.

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 6 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 
total Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

Neighborhood Annual Crimes
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Neighborhood Violent Crime

violent Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

Violent Crime Index By Type
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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Peru 0.101011101001110
New York State 3.80
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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Neighborhood Property Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Peru 0.101011101001110
New York State 16.04
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Peru 0.101011101001110
New York State 41

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 5 Condition Alerts found.

School Rating Information

 
School Quality

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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Neighborhood Educational Environment

Adults In Neighborhood With College Degree Or Higher
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This neighborhood is served by 2 districts:

PERU CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT


Students Enrolled in This District


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Students Per Classroom

District Quality Compared to New York

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District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to NY Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Peru Jr/Sr High School
17 School St
Peru, NY, 12972
07-12
Peru Elementary School
116 Pleasant St
Peru, NY, 12972
KG-06

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 39.4% 47.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 29.4% 42.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 10.0% 5.1%

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AUSABLE VALLEY CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT


Students Enrolled in This District


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District Quality Compared to New York

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Better than of NY school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to NY Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Ausable Forks Elementary School
28 W Church Ln
Au Sable Forks, NY, 12912
KG-06
Ausable Valley High School
1490 Rt 9 N
Clintonville, NY, 12924
09-12
Keesville Primary School
1825 Rt 22
Keeseville, NY, 12944
KG-06
Ausable Valley Middle School
1490 Rt 9 N
Clintonville, NY, 12924
07-08

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 46.7% 47.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 35.0% 42.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 11.7% 5.1%

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