Whitesboro, NY

Whitesboro profile

Living in Whitesboro

Whitesboro is a very small village located in the state of New York. With a population of 3,612 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Whitesboro is the 388th largest community in New York. Whitesboro has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic villages in the country.

Whitesboro is a decidedly white-collar village, with fully 85.73% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Whitesboro is a village of service providers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Whitesboro who work in office and administrative support (13.63%), sales jobs (11.62%), and food service (10.08%).

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

One of the benefits of Whitesboro is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 14.83 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.

The education level of Whitesboro citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 30.95% of adults in Whitesboro have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Whitesboro in 2018 was $30,961, 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 $123,844 for a family of four. However, Whitesboro contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Whitesboro is a somewhat ethnically-diverse village. The people who call Whitesboro home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Whitesboro residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Whitesboro also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 11.64% of the village’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Whitesboro include Irish, Italian, German, Polish, and French Canadian.

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