Queensbury is a medium-sized town located in the state of New York. With a population of 27,571 people and six constituent neighborhoods, Queensbury is the 49th largest community in New York.
Unlike some towns, Queensbury isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Queensbury are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Queensbury is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Queensbury who work in sales jobs (13.64%), office and administrative support (11.83%), and management occupations (9.04%).
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 education level of Queensbury citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 31.11% of adults in Queensbury have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Queensbury in 2010 was $34,262, 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 $137,048 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 Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Queensbury include German, English, Italian, and French .
The most common language spoken in Queensbury is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.