Flourtown is a very small town located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 4,573 people and just one neighborhood, Flourtown is the 325th largest community in Pennsylvania.
Real Estate Prices
Flourtown home prices are not only among the most expensive in Pennsylvania, but Flourtown real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Occupations and Workforce
Flourtown is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 90.80% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Flourtown is a town of professionals, sales and office workers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Flourtown who work in sales jobs (12.90%), teaching (12.04%) and management occupations (11.03%).
Of important note, Flourtown is also a town of artists. Flourtown has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Flourtown’s character.
Also of interest is that Flourtown has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
In addition, Flourtown is home to many people who could be described as "urban sophisticates". Urban sophisticates are people who are both educated and wealthy, and thus tend to be older, richer, and more established than young professionals. "Urban sophisticates" is not just about being educated and well-off financially: it is a point of view and state of mind, one that you might call 'urbaneness'. But such people can and do regularly live in small towns, suburbs and rural areas, as well as in big cities. They read, support the arts and high-end shops, and love travel.
Because of many things, Flourtown is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Flourtown 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, Flourtown has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Flourtown’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
Despite being a small town, Flourtown has a lot of people using the train to get to and from work every day. Most of these people on the train are using it to get to good jobs in other cities.