Fort Ann, NY

Fort Ann profile

Living in Fort Ann

Fort Ann is a tiny village located in the state of New York. With a population of 460 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Fort Ann is the 851st largest community in New York. Fort Ann has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic villages.

Unlike some villages where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Fort Ann is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Fort Ann is a village of service providers, sales and office workers, and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Fort Ann who work in office and administrative support (10.47%), sales jobs (7.33%), and law enforcement and fire fighting (6.81%).

Fort Ann’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.

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

The citizens of Fort Ann are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 13.57% of adults in Fort Ann have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree

The per capita income in Fort Ann in 2018 was $28,595, 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 $114,380 for a family of four. However, Fort Ann contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

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

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