Lake Hughes is a tiny town located in the state of California. With a population of 668 people and just one neighborhood, Lake Hughes is the 733rd largest community in California.
Real Estate Prices
Housing costs in Lake Hughes are among some of the highest in the nation, although real estate prices here don't compare to real estate prices in the most expensive communities in California.
Occupations and Workforce
Lake Hughes is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 92.98% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Lake Hughes is a town of professionals, sales and office workers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lake Hughes who work in office and administrative support (26.32%), teaching (23.68%) and management occupations (12.28%).
And if you like science, one thing you'll find is that Lake Hughes has lots of scientists living in town - whether they be life scientists, physical scientists (like astronomers), or social scientists (like geographers!). So, if you're scientific-minded, you might like it here too.
Setting & Lifestyle
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Lake Hughes has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Lake Hughes a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
One downside of living in Lake Hughes, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 43.90 minutes every day commuting to work.
Lake Hughes is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.