Pine Plains is a very small town located in the state of New York. With a population of 1,344 people and just one neighborhood, Pine Plains is the 670th largest community in New York. Pine Plains 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, Pine Plains isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Pine Plains are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Pine Plains is a town of service providers, sales and office workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Pine Plains who work in office and administrative support (15.68%), management occupations (10.96%) and sales jobs (7.93%).
Setting & Lifestyle
It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Pine Plains has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Pine Plains has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Pine Plains than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Pine Plains may be for you.
In Pine Plains, a lot of people use the train to get to work every day though Pine Plains is a relatively small town. Those that ride the train are primarily traveling out of town to good jobs in other cities.