Muttontown is a very small village located in the state of New York. With a population of 3,657 people and just one neighborhood, Muttontown is the 413th largest community in New York.
Real Estate Prices
Muttontown home prices are not only among the most expensive in New York, but Muttontown real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Occupations and Workforce
Muttontown is a decidedly white-collar village, with fully 93.93% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Muttontown is a village of professionals, sales and office workers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Muttontown who work in management occupations (18.26%), healthcare (17.90%) and sales jobs (14.08%).
Also of interest is that Muttontown has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Muttontown is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Muttontown really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Muttontown perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
In Muttontown, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 33.65 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.
Even though Muttontown is a smaller village, it has many people who hop on public transportation – mostly the train for their daily commute to work. Typically, these people are commuting to good jobs in the surrounding cities.