Queensbury, NY

Queensbury profile

Living in Queensbury

Queensbury is a medium-sized town located in the state of New York. With a population of 27,290 people and six constituent neighborhoods, Queensbury is the 49th largest community in New York.

Queensbury is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Queensbury is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Queensbury who work in sales jobs (13.29%), office and administrative support (12.01%), and teaching (9.80%).

Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Queensbury is worth considering.

The citizens of Queensbury are very well educated compared to the average community in the nation: 35.28% of adults in Queensbury have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.

The per capita income in Queensbury in 2018 was $39,302, 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 $157,208 for a family of four. However, Queensbury contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

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

The most common language spoken in Queensbury is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Polish.