Bradford Woods is a very small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 1,174 people and just one neighborhood, Bradford Woods is the 750th largest community in Pennsylvania.
Real Estate Prices
Bradford Woods real estate is some of the most expensive in Pennsylvania, although Bradford Woods house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
Bradford Woods is a decidedly white-collar borough, with fully 87.25% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Bradford Woods is a borough of professionals, managers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Bradford Woods who work in management occupations (20.83%), sales jobs (11.31%) and healthcare (10.95%).
Of important note, Bradford Woods is also a borough of artists. Bradford Woods has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Bradford Woods’s character.
Also of interest is that Bradford Woods has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
In addition, Bradford Woods is home to many people who could be described as "urban sophisticates". Urban sophisticates are educated, wealthy, executives and professionals, who have urbane tastes in books, food, and travel, whether they actually live in a big city, or choose to reside in a small town. In big or medium-sized cities, urban sophisticates tend to frequent art institutions such as opera, symphonies, ballet, live theatre, and museums.
Because of many things, Bradford Woods is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Bradford Woods really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Bradford Woods perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
One downside of living in Bradford Woods is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Bradford Woods, the average commute to work is 31.53 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.