Mattituck is a very small coastal town (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of New York. With a population of 4,219 people and just one neighborhood, Mattituck is the 365th largest community in New York.
Real Estate Prices
Mattituck home prices are not only among the most expensive in New York, but Mattituck real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Mattituck isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Mattituck are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Mattituck is a town of managers, sales and office workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Mattituck who work in management occupations (15.41%), office and administrative support (13.13%) and business and financial occupations (9.98%).
Setting & Lifestyle
In addition, Mattituck is home to many people who could be described as "urban sophisticates". Urban sophisticates are educated, wealthy, executives and professionals, who have urbane tastes in books, food, and travel, whether they actually live in a big city, or choose to reside in a small town. In big or medium-sized cities, urban sophisticates tend to frequent art institutions such as opera, symphonies, ballet, live theatre, and museums.
Because of many things, Mattituck is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Mattituck a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Mattituck has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Mattituck’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
One of the nice things about Mattituck is that it is nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Because of this, visitors and locals will often go to these areas to take in the scenery or to enjoy waterfront activities.