Salamanca is a somewhat small city located in the state of New York. With a population of 5,652 people and just one neighborhood, Salamanca is the 284th largest community in New York. Much of the housing stock in Salamanca was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Salamanca is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Salamanca is a city of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Salamanca who work in sales jobs (14.23%), office and administrative support (13.82%) and maintenance occupations (9.18%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Salamanca spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 17.41 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.