Unionville is a tiny village located in the state of New York. With a population of 596 people and just one neighborhood, Unionville is the 810th largest community in New York. Much of the housing stock in Unionville was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic villages in the country.
Real Estate Prices
Housing costs in Unionville are among some of the highest in the nation, although real estate prices here don't compare to real estate prices in the most expensive communities in New York.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some villages where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Unionville is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Unionville is a village of service providers, construction workers and builders and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Unionville who work in maintenance occupations (8.50%), law enforcement and fire fighting (8.17%) and management occupations (6.86%).
Setting & Lifestyle
In addition, Unionville is home to many people who could be described as "urban sophisticates". Urban sophisticates are people who are both educated and wealthy, and thus tend to be older, richer, and more established than young professionals. "Urban sophisticates" is not just about being educated and well-off financially: it is a point of view and state of mind, one that you might call 'urbaneness'. But such people can and do regularly live in small towns, suburbs and rural areas, as well as in big cities. They read, support the arts and high-end shops, and love travel.
Because of many things, Unionville is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Unionville really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Unionville perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
In Unionville, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 36.40 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.