Pine Bush is a very small town located in the state of New York. With a population of 1,765 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Pine Bush is the 606th largest community in New York.
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Pine Bush is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Pine Bush is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Pine Bush who work in teaching (29.76%), sales jobs (14.88%), and office and administrative support (8.87%).
Of important note, Pine Bush is also a town of artists. Pine Bush has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Pine Bush’s character.
The overall education level of Pine Bush citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 30.85% of adults in Pine Bush have at least a bachelor's degree, and the average American community has 21.84%.
The per capita income in Pine Bush in 2010 was $27,293, which is middle income relative to New York, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $109,172 for a family of four. However, Pine Bush contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Pine Bush is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Pine Bush home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Pine Bush residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Pine Bush include Irish, German, English, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Pine Bush is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.