Brodheadsville is a very small town located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 1,759 people and just one neighborhood, Brodheadsville is the 633rd largest community in Pennsylvania.
Occupations and Workforce
Brodheadsville is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 85.20% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Brodheadsville is a town of service providers, managers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Brodheadsville who work in management occupations (16.07%), office and administrative support (10.59%) and sales jobs (9.95%).
Of important note, Brodheadsville is also a town of artists. Brodheadsville has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Brodheadsville’s character.
A relatively large number of people in Brodheadsville telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 20.92% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Setting & Lifestyle
It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Brodheadsville has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Brodheadsville has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Brodheadsville than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Brodheadsville may be for you.
One downside of living in Brodheadsville is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Brodheadsville, the average commute to work is 36.04 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.