Stillwater, NY

Stillwater profile

Living in Stillwater

Stillwater is a very small village located in the state of New York. With a population of 1,710 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Stillwater is the 616th largest community in New York.

Unlike some villages, Stillwater isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Stillwater are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Stillwater is a village of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Stillwater who work in sales jobs (15.07%), office and administrative support (14.30%), and management occupations (7.45%).

Stillwater’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.

The education level of Stillwater citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 18.84% of adults 25 and older in Stillwater have a college degree.

The per capita income in Stillwater in 2018 was $32,303, 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 $129,212 for a family of four. However, Stillwater contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Stillwater home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Stillwater residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Stillwater include Irish, Italian, English, French, and German.

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