Camp Hill is a somewhat small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 7,923 people and seven constituent neighborhoods, Camp Hill is the 165th largest community in Pennsylvania.
Camp Hill is a decidedly white-collar borough, with fully 87.08% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Camp Hill is a borough of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Camp Hill who work in office and administrative support (13.02%), sales jobs (13.02%), and management occupations (10.57%).
Also of interest is that Camp Hill has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
In addition, Camp Hill 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, Camp Hill is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Camp Hill a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The borough’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Camp Hill has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Camp Hill’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
If knowledge is power, Camp Hill is a pretty powerful place. 52.14% of the adults in Camp Hill 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 Camp Hill in 2010 was $36,988, which is wealthy relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $147,952 for a family of four.
The people who call Camp Hill home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Camp Hill residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Camp Hill include Irish, Italian, English, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Camp Hill is English. Other important languages spoken here include Other Asian languages and Spanish.