Waverly is a very small village located in the state of New York. With a population of 4,264 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Waverly is the 352nd largest community in New York. Waverly has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic villages.
Waverly is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Waverly is a village of professionals, service providers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Waverly who work in management occupations (10.84%), healthcare (10.44%), and office and administrative support (9.56%).
Also of interest is that Waverly has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Waverly’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
Residents of the village have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 18.52 minutes getting to work every day.
In terms of college education, Waverly is nearly on par with the US average for all cities of 21.84%: 18.24% of adults 25 and older in Waverly have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Waverly in 2010 was $25,294, which is lower middle income relative to New York, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $101,176 for a family of four. However, Waverly contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Waverly home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Waverly residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Waverly include German, English, Italian, and French .
The most common language spoken in Waverly is English. Other important languages spoken here include Arabic and Spanish.