Staatsburg, NY

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Living in Staatsburg

Staatsburg is a tiny town located in the state of New York. With a population of 372 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Staatsburg is the 874th largest community in New York. Staatsburg has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic towns.

Staatsburg is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 93.85% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Staatsburg is a town of service providers, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Staatsburg who work in business and financial occupations (27.93%), personal care services (22.91%), and healthcare suport services (12.29%).

Staatsburg is also a college town, where lots of students live while attending area colleges. Because of the high percentage of people living in Staatsburg enrolled in college, Staatsburg has a number of services, amenities and opportunities geared towards the needs and activities of students.

Because of many things, Staatsburg is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Staatsburg a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Staatsburg has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Staatsburg’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.

Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Staatsburg is worth considering.

Staatsburg is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.

The overall education level of Staatsburg citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 32.53% of adults in Staatsburg have at least a bachelor's degree, and the average American community has 21.84%.

The per capita income in Staatsburg in 2018 was $33,626, 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 $134,504 for a family of four. However, Staatsburg contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Staatsburg home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Staatsburg residents report their race to be White. Important ancestries of people in Staatsburg include German, Italian, Irish, Austrian, and Dutch.

The most common language spoken in Staatsburg is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.