Mamaroneck is a medium-sized coastal village (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of New York. With a population of 19,375 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Mamaroneck is the 94th largest community in New York.
Mamaroneck home prices are not only among the most expensive in New York, but Mamaroneck real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Mamaroneck is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Mamaroneck is a village of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Mamaroneck who work in management occupations (14.99%), sales jobs (10.18%), and office and administrative support (9.50%).
Of important note, Mamaroneck is also a village of artists. Mamaroneck has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Mamaroneck’s character.
Also of interest is that Mamaroneck has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Mamaroneck is also nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Such areas are often places that visitors and locals go for waterfront activities or taking in the scenery.
In Mamaroneck, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 30.60 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average. One bright side is that local public transit is widely used, so it may be an option to avoid the headache of driving in the heavy traffic by leaving the car at home and taking transit. In addition, the village is also quite pedestrian-friendly, because many neighborhoods are very dense and have amenities close enough together that people find it feasible to get around on foot.
Despite being a small village, Mamaroneck 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.
Mamaroneck is one of the most well-educated cities in the nation. 49.27% of adults in Mamaroneck have at least a bachelor's degree. Compare that to the average community in America, which has just 21.84% with a bachelor's degree or higher.
The per capita income in Mamaroneck in 2010 was $55,008, which is wealthy relative to New York and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $220,032 for a family of four. However, Mamaroneck contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Mamaroneck is an extremely ethnically-diverse village. The people who call Mamaroneck home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Mamaroneck residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Mamaroneck also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 20.58% of the village’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Mamaroneck include Irish, German, French , and Russian.
Foreign born people are also an important part of Mamaroneck's cultural character, accounting for 26.13% of the village’s population.
The most common language spoken in Mamaroneck is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.