A small town located in New York, Dexter has a population of slightly more than 1,000. Young adults (15-24) can expect to fit right in, as they account for an above-average percentage of the population, while young professionals appear in smaller numbers. Overall, the town's residents, with an average age of just over 36, skew younger than most cities in New York. Most Dexter residents own their homes, and 26% of residents rent. Renting remains an affordable option, though, as the town boasts a relatively low average rent of $492 per month. Over the course of a year, renters in Dexter will save around $9,500 compared to the state average.
With an average commute time of about 21 minutes, quicker than most cities in New York, Dexter residents have found that it isn't overly time-consuming to travel to work. Driving a car or truck is the prevailing way to get to work, chosen by 48% of residents, while public transportation isn't used. Walking isn't a common way to get to work.
There are three primary industries in Dexter: retail, healthcare, and public administration. Combined, these industries account for 26% of the labor force in the town. Meanwhile, looking at job function, many of the town's residents work in sales, as 9% of the town's population reports this as their field of work, the highest number of any career path. With an average annual income of about $62K, Dexter workers bring in less than their peers elsewhere in the state. Dexter's average income also trails the national average ($73,345). Compared to the national average (5%), Dexter has a high percentage of residents over the age of 25 who have earned an Associate's degree (13%). In addition, 6% possess a Bachelor's degree and 3% have a Master's degree or Doctorate.
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