Eden, NY

Eden profile

Living in Eden

Eden is a very small town located in the state of New York. With a population of 3,523 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Eden is the 409th largest community in New York.

Unlike some towns, Eden isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Eden are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Eden is a town of professionals, service providers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Eden who work in office and administrative support (9.91%), sales jobs (8.52%), and management occupations (8.47%).

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

Because of many things, Eden 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, Eden really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Eden 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.

Eden is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.

In terms of college education, Eden is somewhat better educated than the 21.84% who have a 4-year degree or higher in the typical US community: 27.54% of adults 25 and older in the town have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Eden in 2018 was $35,871, which is middle income relative to New York, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $143,484 for a family of four. However, Eden contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

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

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