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Webster, NY
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Webster profile

Living in Webster

Webster is a somewhat small village located in the state of New York. With a population of 5,754 people and 14 associated neighborhoods, Webster is the 289th largest community in New York.

Also of interest is that Webster has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

Of important note, Webster is also a village of artists. Webster has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Webster’s character.

One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 13.77% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. 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.

The education level of Webster citizens is very high relative to the national average among all cities (21.84%): 39.25% of adults in Webster have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.

The per capita income in Webster in 2022 was $38,661, which is middle income relative to New York, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $154,644 for a family of four. However, Webster contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Webster is a somewhat ethnically-diverse village. The people who call Webster home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Webster residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Webster include German, Italian, Irish, English, and Polish.

The most common language spoken in Webster is English. Other important languages spoken here include Other Asian languages and Spanish.