Worcester is a very small town located in the state of New York. With a population of 1,088 people and just one neighborhood, Worcester is the 712th largest community in New York. Worcester has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic towns.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Worcester isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Worcester are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Worcester is a town of service providers, sales and office workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Worcester who work in office and administrative support (15.64%), healthcare (9.64%) and management occupations (9.45%).
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, Worcester has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Worcester a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
One downside of living in Worcester, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 33.82 minutes every day commuting to work.