Seneca Falls is a somewhat small village located in the state of New York. With a population of 6,493 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Seneca Falls is the 258th largest community in New York. Seneca Falls has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic villages.
Unlike some villages where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Seneca Falls is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Seneca Falls is a village of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Seneca Falls who work in office and administrative support (15.77%), management occupations (9.82%), and sales jobs (8.32%).
In terms of college education, Seneca Falls is somewhat better educated than the 21.84% who have a 4-year degree or higher in the typical US community: 28.46% of adults 25 and older in the village have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Seneca Falls in 2010 was $25,638, which is middle income relative to New York, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $102,552 for a family of four. However, Seneca Falls contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Seneca Falls home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Seneca Falls residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Seneca Falls include German, Irish, English, and French .
The most common language spoken in Seneca Falls is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.