Armonk is a very small town located in the state of New York. With a population of 4,469 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Armonk is the 360th largest community in New York.
Armonk home prices are not only among the most expensive in New York, but Armonk real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Armonk is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 93.64% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Armonk is a town of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Armonk who work in management occupations (21.08%), business and financial occupations (10.25%), and sales jobs (8.53%).
Also of interest is that Armonk has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Because of many things, Armonk is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Armonk a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Armonk has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Armonk’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
In Armonk, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 35.66 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average. One bright side is that local public transit is widely used, so it may be an option to avoid the headache of driving in the heavy traffic by leaving the car at home and taking transit.
In Armonk, a lot of people use the train to get to work every day though Armonk is a relatively small town. Those that ride the train are primarily traveling out of town to good jobs in other cities.
If knowledge is power, Armonk is a pretty powerful place. 80.08% of the adults in Armonk have earned a 4-year college degree, masters degree, MD, law degree, or even PhD. Compare that to the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns.
The per capita income in Armonk in 2018 was $96,842, which is wealthy relative to New York and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $387,368 for a family of four.
Armonk is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Armonk home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Armonk residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Armonk also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 11.13% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Armonk include Italian, German, Russian, Irish, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Armonk is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.