Conshohocken is a somewhat small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 7,956 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Conshohocken is the 167th largest community in Pennsylvania. Conshohocken has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic boroughs in the country.
Conshohocken real estate is some of the most expensive in Pennsylvania, although Conshohocken house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Conshohocken is a decidedly white-collar borough, with fully 89.04% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Conshohocken is a borough of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Conshohocken who work in management occupations (11.50%), sales jobs (11.02%), and office and administrative support (10.84%).
Also of interest is that Conshohocken has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
In Conshohocken, a lot of people use the train to get to work every day though Conshohocken is a relatively small borough. Those that ride the train are primarily traveling out of town to good jobs in other cities.
If knowledge is power, Conshohocken is a pretty powerful place. 57.62% of the adults in Conshohocken 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 Conshohocken in 2010 was $42,392, which is wealthy relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $169,568 for a family of four. However, Conshohocken contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Conshohocken home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Conshohocken residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Conshohocken include Italian, German, Polish, and English.
The most common language spoken in Conshohocken is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.