Stillwater, NY


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Stillwater is a very small village located in the state of New York. With a population of 1,732 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Stillwater is the 616th largest community in New York. Much of the housing stock in Stillwater was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic villages in the country.

Stillwater is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-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 office and administrative support (16.68%), sales jobs (12.62%), and food service (6.84%).

Also of interest is that Stillwater has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

The overall crime rate in Stillwater is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.

As is often the case in a small village, Stillwater doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.

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. 19.38% of adults 25 and older in Stillwater have a college degree.

The per capita income in Stillwater in 2010 was $24,791, which is lower middle income relative to New York, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $99,164 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 Asian. Important ancestries of people in Stillwater include Italian, English, German, and French .

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