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 5,667 people and nine constituent neighborhoods, Webster is the 302nd largest community in New York.

Unlike some villages where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Webster is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Webster is a village of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Webster who work in management occupations (10.77%), sales jobs (10.35%), and teaching (9.17%).

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.

Webster is a small village, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.

The education level of Webster citizens is very high relative to the national average among all cities (21.84%): 38.32% of adults in Webster have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.

The per capita income in Webster in 2018 was $28,115, which is lower middle income relative to New York, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $112,460 for a family of four. However, Webster contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Webster is a very 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 Asian. Important ancestries of people in Webster include German, Italian, Irish, English, and Afghan.

Foreign born people are also an important part of Webster's cultural character, accounting for 18.92% of the village’s population.

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