Marcy, NY

Marcy profile

Living in Marcy

Marcy is a somewhat small town located in the state of New York. With a population of 8,908 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Marcy is the 200th largest community in New York.

Marcy is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 86.19% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Marcy is a town of service providers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Marcy who work in personal care services (27.17%), office and administrative support (10.60%), and healthcare (9.11%).

One of the benefits of Marcy is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 17.17 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.

As is often the case in a small town, Marcy doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.

The overall education level of Marcy citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 29.30% of adults in Marcy have at least a bachelor's degree, and the average American community has 21.84%.

The per capita income in Marcy in 2018 was $31,157, 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 $124,628 for a family of four. However, Marcy contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

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

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