Kenmore, NY

Kenmore profile

Living in Kenmore

Kenmore is a medium-sized village located in the state of New York. With a population of 15,020 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Kenmore is the 126th largest community in New York. Much of the housing stock in Kenmore was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic villages in the country.

Unlike some villages where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Kenmore is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Kenmore is a village of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Kenmore who work in office and administrative support (14.61%), sales jobs (13.56%), and management occupations (10.48%).

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

The citizens of Kenmore are among the most well-educated in the nation: 40.14% of adults in Kenmore have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree, whereas the average US city has 21.84% holding at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Kenmore in 2018 was $35,781, 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 $143,124 for a family of four. However, Kenmore contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

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

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