Allison Park is a medium-sized town located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 21,711 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Allison Park is the 39th largest community in Pennsylvania.
Allison Park real estate is some of the most expensive in Pennsylvania, although Allison Park house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Allison Park is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 89.03% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Allison Park is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Allison Park who work in sales jobs (12.60%), healthcare (11.57%), and management occupations (11.27%).
Also of interest is that Allison Park has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Allison Park is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Allison Park’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
If knowledge is power, Allison Park is a pretty powerful place. 53.89% of the adults in Allison Park have earned a 4-year college degree, masters degree, MD, law degree, or even PhD. Compare that to the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns.
The per capita income in Allison Park in 2010 was $44,973, which is wealthy relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $179,892 for a family of four.
The people who call Allison Park home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Allison Park residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Allison Park include German, Irish, Italian, Polish, and English.
The most common language spoken in Allison Park is English. Other important languages spoken here include Chinese and Langs. of India.