Cross Roads is a tiny borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 513 people and just one neighborhood, Cross Roads is the 928th largest community in Pennsylvania.
Real Estate Prices
Cross Roads real estate is some of the most expensive in Pennsylvania, although Cross Roads house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some boroughs, Cross Roads isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Cross Roads are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Cross Roads is a borough of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Cross Roads who work in office and administrative support (16.16%), sales jobs (12.50%) and management occupations (8.23%).
Also of interest is that Cross Roads has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Cross Roads is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Cross Roads 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 borough’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Cross Roads has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Cross Roads’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
In Cross Roads, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 35.92 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
As is often the case in a small borough, Cross Roads doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.