Ulster Park is a somewhat small town located in the state of New York. With a population of 5,553 people and just one neighborhood, Ulster Park is the 289th largest community in New York.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Ulster Park isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Ulster Park are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Ulster Park is a town of professionals, sales and office workers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Ulster Park who work in office and administrative support (13.84%), teaching (13.01%) and management occupations (12.04%).
Also of interest is that Ulster Park has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
A relatively large number of people in Ulster Park telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 8.78% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. 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
Ulster Park’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
Ulster Park 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.