Lake Katrine is a very small town located in the state of New York. With a population of 2,313 people and just one neighborhood, Lake Katrine is the 524th largest community in New York.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Lake Katrine is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Lake Katrine is a town of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lake Katrine who work in office and administrative support (17.41%), sales jobs (16.16%) and healthcare (9.19%).
Also of interest is that Lake Katrine has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 10.98% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. 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
Residents of the town have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 18.17 minutes getting to work every day.
Lake Katrine 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.