Village of the Branch is a very small village located in the state of New York. With a population of 1,814 people and just one neighborhood, Village of the Branch is the 603rd largest community in New York.
Real Estate Prices
Village of the Branch home prices are not only among the most expensive in New York, but Village of the Branch real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Occupations and Workforce
Village of the Branch is a decidedly white-collar village, with fully 86.10% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Village of the Branch is a village of professionals, managers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Village of the Branch who work in management occupations (16.57%), healthcare (11.35%) and teaching (10.68%).
Also of interest is that Village of the Branch has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
In addition, Village of the Branch is home to many people who could be described as "urban sophisticates". Urban sophisticates are educated, wealthy, executives and professionals, who have urbane tastes in books, food, and travel, whether they actually live in a big city, or choose to reside in a small town. In big or medium-sized cities, urban sophisticates tend to frequent art institutions such as opera, symphonies, ballet, live theatre, and museums.
Village of the Branch is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The village’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Village of the Branch’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
One downside of living in Village of the Branch is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Village of the Branch, the average commute to work is 31.79 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average. On the other hand, local public transit is widely used in the village, so leaving the car at home and taking transit is often a viable alternative.
Despite being a small village, Village of the Branch has a lot of people using the train to get to and from work every day. Most of these people on the train are using it to get to good jobs in other cities.