Sherman is a tiny village located in the state of New York. With a population of 709 people and just one neighborhood, Sherman is the 782nd largest community in New York. Sherman has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic villages in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Sherman is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 37.50% of the Sherman workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Sherman is a village of service providers, sales and office workers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Sherman who work in sales jobs (11.59%), maintenance occupations (9.15%) and management occupations (8.23%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Overall, Sherman’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
Being a small village, Sherman does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.