Cochranville is a tiny town located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 673 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Cochranville is the 881st largest community in Pennsylvania.
Cochranville real estate is some of the most expensive in Pennsylvania, although Cochranville house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Unlike some towns, Cochranville isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Cochranville are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Cochranville is a town of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Cochranville who work in maintenance occupations (17.24%), sales jobs (11.91%), and personal care services (8.46%).
Of important note, Cochranville is also a town of artists. Cochranville has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Cochranville’s character.
Because of many things, Cochranville is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Cochranville 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 town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Cochranville has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Cochranville’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
Being a small town, Cochranville does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The percentage of adults in Cochranville who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 19.83% of the adults in Cochranville have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Cochranville in 2018 was $30,790, which is upper middle income relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $123,160 for a family of four.
Cochranville is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Cochranville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Cochranville residents report their race to be White. Cochranville also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 23.62% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Cochranville include German, Irish, English, Italian, and French.
The most common language spoken in Cochranville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.