Remsen is a tiny village located in the state of New York. With a population of 499 people and just one neighborhood, Remsen is the 848th largest community in New York. Much of the housing stock in Remsen was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic villages in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some villages where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Remsen is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Remsen is a village of service providers, sales and office workers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Remsen who work in office and administrative support (15.34%), sales jobs (15.34%) and maintenance occupations (11.66%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The overall crime rate in Remsen is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.
In Remsen, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 32.65 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
Being a small village, Remsen does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.