Chittenango is a very small village located in the state of New York. With a population of 4,896 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Chittenango is the 329th largest community in New York.
Unlike some villages where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Chittenango is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Chittenango is a village of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Chittenango who work in sales jobs (13.10%), teaching (11.25%), and office and administrative support (11.02%).
Also of interest is that Chittenango has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Being a small village, Chittenango does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The percentage of people in Chittenango who are college-educated is somewhat higher than the average US community of 21.84%: 26.92% of adults in Chittenango have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Chittenango in 2018 was $28,936, 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 $115,744 for a family of four. However, Chittenango contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Chittenango home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Chittenango residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Chittenango include Irish, German, Italian, English, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Chittenango is English. Other important languages spoken here include French and Spanish.