New Windsor, NY

New Windsor profile

Living in New Windsor

New Windsor is a somewhat small town located in the state of New York. With a population of 9,283 people and five constituent neighborhoods, New Windsor is the 201st largest community in New York.

Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, New Windsor is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, New Windsor is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in New Windsor who work in sales jobs (11.89%), office and administrative support (10.65%), and management occupations (8.96%).

Even though New Windsor is a smaller town, it has many people who hop on public transportation – mostly the bus for their daily commute to work. Typically, these people are commuting to good jobs in the surrounding cities.

The population of New Windsor overall has a level of education that is slightly above the US average for all US cities and towns of 21.84%. Of adults 25 and older in New Windsor, 23.69% have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in New Windsor in 2018 was $34,550, 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 $138,200 for a family of four. However, New Windsor contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

New Windsor is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call New Windsor home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of New Windsor residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. New Windsor also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 24.96% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in New Windsor include Italian, Irish, German, Polish, and English.

The most common language spoken in New Windsor is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Vietnamese.