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 transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Cochranville who work in sales jobs (11.98%), office and administrative support (11.46%), and food service (7.81%).
Cochranville’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
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.
As is often the case in a small town, Cochranville doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The citizens of Cochranville are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 15.98% of adults in Cochranville have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in Cochranville in 2010 was $29,477, which is upper middle income relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $117,908 for a family of four. However, Cochranville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Cochranville is a somewhat 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 13.55% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Cochranville include English, Irish, Welsh, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Cochranville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.