Hidden Valley Lake is a somewhat small town located in the state of California. With a population of 5,536 people and just one neighborhood, Hidden Valley Lake is the 494th largest community in California.
Occupations and Workforce
Hidden Valley Lake is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Hidden Valley Lake is a town of service providers, professionals and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Hidden Valley Lake who work in office and administrative support (10.50%), food service (9.53%) and maintenance occupations (9.40%).
Also of interest is that Hidden Valley Lake has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 12.56% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Setting & Lifestyle
One downside of living in Hidden Valley Lake, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 38.22 minutes every day commuting to work.