Salamanca is a somewhat small city located in the state of New York. With a population of 5,586 people and just one neighborhood, Salamanca is the 284th largest community in New York. Salamanca has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, 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
One of the benefits of Salamanca is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 17.41 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.