Williamson is a very small town located in the state of New York. With a population of 2,450 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Williamson is the 518th largest community in New York. Williamson has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic towns in the country.
Unlike some towns, Williamson isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Williamson are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Williamson is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Williamson who work in office and administrative support (14.70%), sales jobs (8.33%), and management occupations (7.40%).
Also of interest is that Williamson has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
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, Williamson has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Williamson a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
As is often the case in a small town, Williamson doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The education level of Williamson citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 19.06% of adults 25 and older in Williamson have a college degree.
The per capita income in Williamson in 2010 was $24,908, 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 $99,632 for a family of four. However, Williamson contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Williamson home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Williamson residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Williamson include Dutch, German, Irish, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Williamson is English. Other important languages spoken here include Greek and Yiddish.