A Lakeside Retreat with Small-Town Charm

Welcome to Mahopac, New York

A Lakeside Retreat with Small-Town Charm

Mahopac, New York, invites you to experience the perfect blend of lakeside serenity and small-town warmth. Nestled in the heart of Putnam County, this town of around 8,000 residents offers a tranquil escape, boasting the beauty of Lake Mahopac and a close-knit community that defines its character.

What to Love

  • Breathtaking views and recreational opportunities at Lake Mahopac.
  • A tight-knit community with a strong sense of local pride.
  • Charming downtown area with a mix of local shops, eateries, and cultural attractions.
  • A variety of parks, hiking trails, and outdoor spaces for residents to enjoy.

Local Lifestyle

Life in Mahopac revolves around the calming presence of Lake Mahopac and the community spirit that defines the town. Residents enjoy a relaxed pace of life, with a focus on local events, cultural activities, and the simple pleasures of lakeside living. The town's commitment to preserving its natural beauty contributes to Mahopac's unique and welcoming atmosphere.

Dining, Entertainment & Shopping

Mahopac's downtown area is a hub of local businesses, offering a diverse range of dining, entertainment, and shopping options. From cozy cafes to family-owned boutiques, residents have access to a variety of establishments that contribute to the town's vibrant character. The local community actively supports these businesses, creating a thriving economic landscape.

Things to Do

  • Enjoy the recreational opportunities at Lake Mahopac, whether it's boating, fishing, or simply taking in the scenic views.
  • Explore the charming downtown area, featuring local shops, restaurants, and cultural attractions.
  • Embrace the outdoors with Mahopac's parks, hiking trails, and community events that bring neighbors together.


Mahopac is served by the Mahopac Central School District, committed to providing quality education to its students. The district offers a range of academic and extracurricular programs, enriching the educational experience for residents of all ages.

Mahopac beckons you to discover the tranquil beauty of lakeside living and the warmth of a close-knit community. Whether you're drawn to the recreational opportunities at Lake Mahopac or the charm of the downtown area, Mahopac invites you to make this lakeside retreat your home.


Demographics and Employment Data for Mahopac, NY

Mahopac has 3,194 households, with an average household size of 2.68. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Mahopac do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 8,573 people call Mahopac home. The population density is 1,398.86 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population


Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.


Median Age

49.27 / 50.73%

Men vs Women

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  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree

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Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Around Mahopac, NY

There's plenty to do around Mahopac, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

Somewhat Walkable
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Somewhat Bikeable
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Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Somers Wine & Spirits, New England Apple Fritters, and GalliMods Hobby Shop.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 4 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining · $ 0.44 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Shopping 1.78 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 1.33 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 0.78 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 2.32 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars

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