Cranberry Twp is a medium-sized town located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 31,559 people and seven constituent neighborhoods, Cranberry Twp is the 26th largest community in Pennsylvania.
Cranberry Twp real estate is some of the most expensive in Pennsylvania, although Cranberry Twp house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Cranberry Twp is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 88.69% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Cranberry Twp is a town of managers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Cranberry Twp who work in management occupations (18.76%), sales jobs (14.18%), and business and financial occupations (10.99%).
Also of interest is that Cranberry Twp has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Cranberry Twp is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Cranberry Twp’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
In Cranberry Twp, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 30.56 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
If knowledge is power, Cranberry Twp is a pretty powerful place. 58.12% of the adults in Cranberry Twp 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 Cranberry Twp in 2010 was $49,678, which is wealthy relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $198,712 for a family of four.
The people who call Cranberry Twp home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Cranberry Twp residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Cranberry Twp include German, Irish, Italian, English, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Cranberry Twp is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Spanish.