Mahopac, NY Demographics


Population (year 2000): 8,478
Males: 4,233 (49.9%), Females: 4,245 (50.1%)

Putnam County

Zip code: 10541

Median resident age: 37.6 years
Median household income: $70,172 (year 2000)
Median house value: $229,100 (year 2000)

Races in Mahopac:

  • White Non-Hispanic (90.2%)
  • Hispanic (6.7%)
  • Other race (1.9%)
  • Two or more races (1.3%)
  • Black (1.1%)

(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)

Ancestries: Italian (34.2%), Irish (24.7%), German (12.1%), Polish (6.3%), United States (5.1%), English (4.3%).

Elevation: 666 feet

Land area: 5.3 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Mahopac

  • High school or higher: 88.5%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 29.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 13.4%
  • Unemployed: 3.4%
  • Mean travel time to work: 37.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Mahopac CDP

  • Never married: 24.3%
  • Now married: 62.4%
  • Separated: 0.7%
  • Widowed: 7.8%
  • Divorced: 4.8%

12.7% Foreign born (8.5% Europe, 2.7% Latin America).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Mahopac:

  • PUTNAM HOSPITAL CENTER (about 7 miles; CARMEL, NY)
  • FOUR WINDS (about 9 miles; KATONAH, NY)
  • NORTHERN WESTCHESTER HOSPITAL (about 12 miles; MOUNT KISCO, NY)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Mahopac:

  • DANBURY MUNI (about 19 miles; DANBURY, CT; ID: DXR)
  • DUTCHESS COUNTY (about 20 miles; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; ID: POU)
  • WESTCHESTER COUNTY (about 21 miles; WHITE PLAINS, NY; ID: HPN)
Other public-use airports nearest to Mahopac:

  • STORMVILLE (about 14 miles; STORMVILLE, NY; ID: N69)
  • PEEKSKILL (about 18 miles; PEEKSKILL, NY; ID: 7N2)
  • HAVERSTRAW (about 20 miles; HAVERSTRAW, NY; ID: H43)
Amtrak station near Mahopac:

  • 16 miles: CROTON-HARMON (CROTON-ON-HUDSON, CROTON POINT AVE.). Services: partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Mahopac:

  • PACE UNIVERSITY-PLEASANTVILLE BRIARCLIFF (about 17 miles; PLEASANTVILLE, NY; Full-time enrollment: 2,837)
  • UNITED STATES MILITARY ACADEMY (about 17 miles; WEST POINT, NY; FT enrollment: 4,088)
  • WESTERN CONNECTICUT STATE UNIVERSITY (about 20 miles; DANBURY, CT; FT enrollment: 4,297)
  • SUNY WESTCHESTER COMMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 20 miles; VALHALLA, NY; FT enrollment: 6,730)
  • SUNY COLLEGE AT PURCHASE (about 23 miles; PURCHASE, NY; FT enrollment: 3,517)
  • MARIST COLLEGE (about 27 miles; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; FT enrollment: 4,646)
  • DUTCHESS COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 27 miles; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; FT enrollment: 4,112)

Schools

Public high school in Mahopac:

  • MAHOPAC HS (Students: 1,593; Location: 421 BALDWIN PLACE RD; Grades: 09 – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Mahopac:

  • MAHOPAC MS (Students: 1,313; Location: 425 BALDWIN PLACE RD; Grades: 06 – 08)
  • AUSTIN ROAD ES (Students: 751; Location: 390 AUSTIN RD; Grades: 01 – 05)
  • FULMAR ROAD ES (Students: 683; Location: 55 FULMAR RD; Grades: 01 – 05)
  • LAKEVIEW ES (Students: 624; Location: 112 LAKEVIEW DR; Grades: 01 – 05)
  • MAHOPAC FALLS ES (Students: 325; Location: 100 MYRTLE AVE; Grades: KG – KG)
Private primary/middle schools in Mahopac:

  • ST JOHN THE EVANGELIST SCHOOL (Students: 233; Location: 235 EAST LAKE BLVD; Grades: KG – 8)
  • CHURCH OF THE HOLY COMMUNION P (Students: 60; Location: 1055 RTE 6; Grades: PK – KG)
  • THE HAMPTON SCHOOL (Students: 39; Location: 160 WIXON POND ROAD; Grades: PK – 1)
  • HUDSON VALLEY CHRISTIAN ACADEM (Students: 31; Location: RT 6 N REDMILLS BAPTIST CHURCH; Grades: PK – 2)

Libraries

Library in Mahopac:

  • MAHOPAC LIBRARY (Operating income: $849,185; Location: 668 ROUTE 6; 87,122 books; 6,537 audio materials; 2,619 video materials; 282 serial subscriptions)