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Barker, a small town in New York, has a population of approximately 1,000. Families with young children should fit right in, as kids under 5 make up an above-average percentage of the community, while retirees account for a smaller percentage of the town. Overall, the town's population, with an average age of just under 31, is decidedly younger than most cities in New York. Renters tend to be in the minority in the town, and 60% of residents own their homes. Renters in the town benefit from a relatively low average rent of $679/month, which is $601/month less than the state average.
Barker has an average commute time of about 24 minutes, shorter than the state average of about 38 minutes. Many residents (36%) commute to work by car or truck, while public transportation isn't used. A small percentage of workers (2%) commute on foot, though the number does exceed the national average.
Many Barker residents work in one of two industries: manufacturing and agriculture. Together, these industries account for 18% of the labor force in the town. Meanwhile, looking at job function, many workers in these industries are in transportation, which ranks as the top career path in the town. With an average annual income of about $54,000, Barker workers earn less than the average New York resident. The town's average income also trails the national average of $73,345. Compared to the national average, Barker has a high concentration of residents over the age of 25 who possess a high school degree or GED (29%). In addition, 4% possess a Bachelor's degree and 3% have earned a Master's degree or Doctorate.
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