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The small town of Otego, New York is home to approximately 1,000 residents. It's a comfortable place to settle down, as retirees make up a greater percentage of the population (19%) here than they do nationally (14%), while young professionals are less well-represented. Just 30% of residents rent in Otego, as most own their homes. Renters in the town benefit from a relatively low average rent of $720/month, which is $560/month less than the state average.
Workers are spread across a plethora of industries in Otego. The four most common are education, healthcare, retail, and manufacturing. Combined, these industries account for 34% of the workforce in the town. Meanwhile, in terms of job function, many workers in these industries are in sales, as 12% 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 just over $64K, Otego workers bring in less than the average New York resident. The town's average income also falls below the national average of $73,345. Compared to the national average (7%), Otego has a large percentage of residents over the age of 25 who have advanced degrees, as 10% possess a Master's degree or a Doctoral degree. In addition, 12% possess a Bachelor's degree.
Averaging about 22 minutes, the commute time for Otego residents is faster than the state average of about 38 minutes. Driving a vehicle is the typical means of commuting to work, opted for by 42% of workers, while public transit isn't used. Walking (2%) isn't a common method of commuting to work, though the number exceeds the national average.
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