Cherry Tree is a tiny borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 352 people and just one neighborhood, Cherry Tree is the 971st largest community in Pennsylvania. Much of the housing stock in Cherry Tree was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic boroughs in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Cherry Tree is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Cherry Tree is a borough of service providers, sales and office workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Cherry Tree who work in office and administrative support (13.49%), law enforcement and fire fighting (10.32%) and sales jobs (9.52%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Overall, Cherry Tree’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
It is a fairly quiet borough 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!) Cherry Tree 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. Cherry Tree has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Cherry Tree than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Cherry Tree may be for you.
One downside of living in Cherry Tree is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Cherry Tree, the average commute to work is 30.99 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
Being a small borough, Cherry Tree does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.