Schaghticoke is a tiny village located in the state of New York. With a population of 587 people and just one neighborhood, Schaghticoke is the 814th largest community in New York. Schaghticoke has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic villages.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Schaghticoke, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 41.92% of Schaghticoke’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Schaghticoke is a village of sales and office workers, construction workers and builders and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Schaghticoke who work in office and administrative support (14.43%), sales jobs (12.03%) and teaching (6.19%).
Also of interest is that Schaghticoke has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
In Schaghticoke, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 33.52 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
As is often the case in a small village, Schaghticoke doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.