Cicero, NY

Cicero profile

Living in Cicero

Cicero is a medium-sized town located in the state of New York. With a population of 21,156 people and six constituent neighborhoods, Cicero is the 77th largest community in New York.

Unlike some towns, Cicero isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Cicero are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Cicero is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Cicero who work in office and administrative support (13.30%), sales jobs (12.05%), and management occupations (10.86%).

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

Because of many things, Cicero is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Cicero really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Cicero perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.

The overall education level of Cicero citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 33.29% of adults in Cicero have at least a bachelor's degree, and the average American community has 21.84%.

The per capita income in Cicero in 2018 was $39,015, which is upper middle income relative to New York, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $156,060 for a family of four.

The people who call Cicero home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Cicero residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Cicero include Irish, German, Italian, English, and Polish.

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