Corinth, NY

Corinth profile

Living in Corinth

Corinth is a very small village located in the state of New York. With a population of 2,562 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Corinth is the 506th largest community in New York. Corinth has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic villages in the country.

Corinth is a blue-collar town, with 35.27% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Corinth is a village of service providers, sales and office workers, and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Corinth who work in office and administrative support (14.20%), healthcare suport services (11.73%), and management occupations (6.44%).

The percentage of people in Corinth with college degrees is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%: just 12.44% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Corinth in 2018 was $23,361, which is low income relative to New York, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $93,444 for a family of four. However, Corinth contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Corinth home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Corinth residents report their race to be White. Important ancestries of people in Corinth include Irish, English, Italian, French, and German.

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