Stanfordville is a very small town located in the state of New York. With a population of 3,796 people and just one neighborhood, Stanfordville is the 384th largest community in New York.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Stanfordville is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Stanfordville is a town of professionals, sales and office workers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Stanfordville who work in teaching (11.78%), office and administrative support (11.48%) and management occupations (11.14%).
One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 8.50% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Setting & Lifestyle
In Stanfordville, a lot of people use the train to get to work every day though Stanfordville is a relatively small town. Those that ride the train are primarily traveling out of town to good jobs in other cities.