Forest Hills is a somewhat small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 6,477 people and just one neighborhood, Forest Hills is the 207th largest community in Pennsylvania.
Occupations and Workforce
Forest Hills is a decidedly white-collar borough, with fully 92.24% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Forest Hills is a borough of professionals, sales and office workers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Forest Hills who work in office and administrative support (15.52%), management occupations (12.42%) and healthcare (11.73%).
Also of interest is that Forest Hills has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
In addition, Forest Hills 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.
Despite being a small borough, Forest Hills has a lot of people using the bus to get to and from work every day. Most of these people on the bus are using it to get to good jobs in other cities.