Etters is a somewhat small town located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 11,712 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Etters is the 91st largest community in Pennsylvania.
Etters is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Etters is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Etters who work in office and administrative support (13.01%), sales jobs (8.67%), and business and financial occupations (8.14%).
Also of interest is that Etters has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Because of many things, Etters is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Etters 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 town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Etters has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Etters’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
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!) Etters 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. Etters has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Etters than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Etters may be for you.
In terms of college education, Etters is somewhat better educated than the 21.84% who have a 4-year degree or higher in the typical US community: 28.35% of adults 25 and older in the town have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Etters in 2018 was $34,855, which is upper middle income relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $139,420 for a family of four. However, Etters contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Etters home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Etters residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Etters include German, Irish, English, Italian, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Etters is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Polish.