Stone Ridge is a very small town located in the state of New York. With a population of 1,161 people and just one neighborhood, Stone Ridge is the 701st largest community in New York. Stone Ridge has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic towns.
Occupations and Workforce
Stone Ridge is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Stone Ridge is a town of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Stone Ridge who work in sales jobs (24.39%), management occupations (10.13%) and farm management occupations (9.27%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Stone Ridge is also a college town, where lots of students live while attending area colleges. Because of the high percentage of people living in Stone Ridge enrolled in college, Stone Ridge has a number of services, amenities and opportunities geared towards the needs and activities of students.
Because of many things, Stone Ridge is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Stone Ridge 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, Stone Ridge has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Stone Ridge’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
Stone Ridge 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.