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.
Cochranville is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Cochranville is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Cochranville who work in office and administrative support (17.21%), sales jobs (12.30%), and food service (10.38%).
The overall crime rate in Cochranville is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.
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!) Cochranville 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. Cochranville has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Cochranville than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Cochranville may be for you.
Being a small town, Cochranville does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
In terms of college education, the citizens of Cochranville rank slightly lower than the national average. 15.99% of adults 25 and older in Cochranville have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.
The per capita income in Cochranville in 2010 was $29,314, which is upper middle income relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $117,256 for a family of four. However, Cochranville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
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. Important ancestries of people in Cochranville include English, Italian, Irish, and Welsh.
The most common language spoken in Cochranville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.