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  1. Public Schools
    A-
  2. Crime & Safety
    NG
  3. Housing
    C-
  4. Nightlife
    B
  5. Good for Families
    B+
  6. Diversity
    B+
  7. Jobs
    C+
  8. Weather
    C+
  9. Cost of Living
    C-
  10. Health & Fitness
    B+
  11. Outdoor Activities
    B+
  12. Commute
    B
Mahopac is a suburb of New York City with a population of 8,426. Mahopac is in Putnam County. Living in Mahopac offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents own their homes. Many young professionals live in Mahopac and residents tend to lean conservative. The public schools in Mahopac are highly rated.
About Mahopac...
Population
8,426

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$367,200
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$1,315
National
$949
Area Feel
Sparse Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    30%
  • Own
    70%
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Mahopac Rankings

Niche ranks thousands of places to live based on key statistics from the U.S. Census and and expert insights.

Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
NG
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    282.7
  • Murder
    6.1
  • Rape
    40.7
  • Robbery
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    500.1
  • Theft
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    284

Residents

Diversity
B+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    9%
  • 10-17 years
    10%
  • 18-24 years
    11%
  • 25-34 years
    11%
  • 35-44 years
    9%
  • 45-54 years
    17%
  • 55-64 years
    15%
  • 65+ years
    17%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    17%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    22%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    28%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    24%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    9%
    13%

Working in Mahopac

Jobs
C+
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$80,994
National
$55,322
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Mahopac is an amazing town located in the beautiful state of New York. With all of the reasonable, convenient, and delicious restaurants that can be found in this area, it is almost impossible to ever go hungry. The beautiful lakes that captivate this town are also an amazing attribute to Mahopac New York, with hundreds of people enjoying the gorgeous water on those hot summer days. The Mahopac Library and the central school district of this area contribute to the community of this town. I am so proud to recognize the town of Mahopac New York as my home, and would love to share its greatness that it has to offer to the rest of the world! :)
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It's an average town for average people; much of the reason for living here is for it's closeness to the city. Little to no diversity here, it's mainly composed of rich families. The public library is incredible, mainly because of it's expansive service and well maintained building. No one looks at Mahopac and thinks, I want to move back here after university
Mahopac is great for those who are looking to raise a family. It is a safe town with public schools to enroll children into. In the town itself, there are not many things to do. There is a private lake to visit with many restaurants and nail salons surrounding it. Any activities to do in the evening would take place in surrounding towns. With this being said, Mahopac does not have any public transportation. Maybe one taxi service. Other than that, someone must own a car in order to get around town.