Gibsonia, PA

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Living in Gibsonia

Gibsonia is a very small town located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 2,837 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Gibsonia is the 494th largest community in Pennsylvania.

Gibsonia real estate is some of the most expensive in Pennsylvania, although Gibsonia house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Gibsonia is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 88.39% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Gibsonia is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Gibsonia who work in sales jobs (14.88%), office and administrative support (13.49%), and management occupations (13.33%).

Also of interest is that Gibsonia has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

In addition, Gibsonia is home to many people who could be described as "urban sophisticates". Urban sophisticates are educated, wealthy, executives and professionals, who have urbane tastes in books, food, and travel, whether they actually live in a big city, or choose to reside in a small town. In big or medium-sized cities, urban sophisticates tend to frequent art institutions such as opera, symphonies, ballet, live theatre, and museums.

Because of many things, Gibsonia is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Gibsonia 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, Gibsonia has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Gibsonia’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.

One downside of living in Gibsonia is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Gibsonia, the average commute to work is 30.42 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.

The citizens of Gibsonia are among the most well-educated in the nation: 46.26% of adults in Gibsonia have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree, whereas the average US city has 21.84% holding at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Gibsonia in 2018 was $43,008, which is wealthy relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $172,032 for a family of four.

The people who call Gibsonia home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Gibsonia residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Gibsonia include German, Italian, Irish, English, and Polish.

The most common language spoken in Gibsonia is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Polish.