Briar Creek is a tiny borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 688 people and just one neighborhood, Briar Creek is the 884th largest community in Pennsylvania.
Occupations and Workforce
Briar Creek is a blue-collar town, with 46.63% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Briar Creek is a borough of sales and office workers, transportation and shipping workers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Briar Creek who work in sales jobs (9.84%), office and administrative support (9.33%) and food service (7.77%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The borough is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Briar Creek has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Briar Creek a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
One of the benefits of Briar Creek is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 17.83 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.
Briar Creek is a small borough, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.