Lake Como is a very small borough located in the state of New Jersey. With a population of 1,714 people and just one neighborhood, Lake Como is the 443rd largest community in New Jersey.
Real Estate Prices
Housing costs in Lake Como 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 New Jersey.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some boroughs where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Lake Como is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Lake Como is a borough of professionals, sales and office workers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lake Como who work in sales jobs (12.14%), healthcare (10.02%) and management occupations (9.91%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Even though Lake Como is a smaller borough, it has many people who hop on public transportation – mostly the bus for their daily commute to work. Typically, these people are commuting to good jobs in the surrounding cities.