Lake Helen is a very small city located in the state of Florida. With a population of 2,648 people and just one neighborhood, Lake Helen is the 332nd largest community in Florida.
Occupations and Workforce
Lake Helen is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Lake Helen is a city of service providers, sales and office workers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Lake Helen who work in maintenance occupations (12.92%), office and administrative support (11.41%) and food service (10.07%).
A relatively large number of people in Lake Helen telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 7.37% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. 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
It is a fairly quiet city because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Lake Helen has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Lake Helen has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Lake Helen than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Lake Helen may be for you.
Lake Helen is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.