West Chazy is a tiny town located in the state of New York. With a population of 525 people and just one neighborhood, West Chazy is the 836th largest community in New York. West Chazy has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic towns.
Occupations and Workforce
West Chazy is a blue-collar town, with 36.71% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, West Chazy is a town of service providers, construction workers and builders and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in West Chazy who work in office and administrative support (14.49%), healthcare (10.14%) and food service (9.42%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, West Chazy has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes West Chazy a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
West Chazy is a small town, and as is often the case with smaller towns, the population isn't large or dense enough to support much in the way of a public transportation system. In fact, there are many rural roads around West Chazy, which makes walking or biking to and from work a bit difficult. This makes for a very car-oriented town: 98.28% of residents commute to work by private automobile, and people often drive out of town for work, shopping, and other activities.
West Chazy is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.