Lake George is a tiny village located in the state of New York. With a population of 896 people and just one neighborhood, Lake George is the 748th largest community in New York. Lake George has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic villages.
Occupations and Workforce
Lake George is a decidedly white-collar village, with fully 93.17% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Lake George is a village of service providers, professionals and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lake George who work in food service (15.02%), management occupations (14.68%) and sales jobs (13.99%).
A relatively large number of people in Lake George telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 8.56% 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