Williamson is a very small town located in the state of New York. With a population of 2,418 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Williamson is the 518th largest community in New York.
When you are in Williamson, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 37.03% of Williamson’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Williamson is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Williamson who work in office and administrative support (9.68%), healthcare (7.73%), and teaching (7.46%).
Also of interest is that Williamson has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Williamson has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Williamson has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Williamson than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Williamson may be for you.
Williamson 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, the citizens of Williamson rank slightly lower than the national average. 14.11% of adults 25 and older in Williamson have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.
The per capita income in Williamson in 2018 was $23,912, which is low income relative to New York, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $95,648 for a family of four. However, Williamson contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Williamson home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Williamson residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Williamson include German, Italian, Irish, Dutch, and English.
The most common language spoken in Williamson is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Greek.