Westerlo is a very small town located in the state of New York. With a population of 3,391 people and just one neighborhood, Westerlo is the 432nd largest community in New York.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Westerlo isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Westerlo are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Westerlo is a town of professionals, sales and office workers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Westerlo who work in office and administrative support (15.28%), management occupations (14.92%) and healthcare (8.67%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Westerlo’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
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, Westerlo has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Westerlo a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
In Westerlo, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 33.36 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.