Ambler, PA


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Living in Ambler

Ambler is a somewhat small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 6,505 people and eight constituent neighborhoods, Ambler is the 214th largest community in Pennsylvania. Ambler has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic boroughs in the country.

Ambler home prices are not only among the most expensive in Pennsylvania, but Ambler real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.

Ambler is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Ambler is a borough of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Ambler who work in office and administrative support (13.89%), sales jobs (10.48%), and teaching (8.16%).

Also of interest is that Ambler has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

Despite being a small borough, Ambler has a lot of people using the train to get to and from work every day. Most of these people on the train are using it to get to good jobs in other cities.

The education level of Ambler citizens is very high relative to the national average among all cities (21.84%): 37.36% of adults in Ambler have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.

The per capita income in Ambler in 2010 was $32,025, which is wealthy relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $128,100 for a family of four. However, Ambler contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Ambler is a very ethnically-diverse borough. The people who call Ambler home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Ambler residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Ambler include Italian, German, English, and Polish.

The most common language spoken in Ambler is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.