Lake Mohegan is a somewhat small town located in the state of New York. With a population of 6,159 people and just one neighborhood, Lake Mohegan is the 277th largest community in New York.
Real Estate Prices
Housing costs in Lake Mohegan 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 York.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Lake Mohegan is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Lake Mohegan is a town of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lake Mohegan who work in office and administrative support (15.64%), management occupations (12.45%) and sales jobs (10.08%).
Setting & Lifestyle
One downside of living in Lake Mohegan is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Lake Mohegan, the average commute to work is 33.55 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average. On the other hand, local public transit is widely used in the town, so leaving the car at home and taking transit is often a viable alternative.
Despite being a small town, Lake Mohegan has a lot of people using the train to get to and from work every day. Most of these people on the train are using it to get to good jobs in other cities.