Glen Hope is a tiny borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 140 people and just one neighborhood, Glen Hope is the 1031st largest community in Pennsylvania. Glen Hope has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic boroughs.
Occupations and Workforce
Glen Hope is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Glen Hope is a borough of service providers, professionals and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Glen Hope who work in office and administrative support (14.29%), law enforcement and fire fighting (11.11%) and community and social services (9.52%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Glen Hope’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
It is a fairly quiet borough 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!) Glen Hope 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. Glen Hope has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Glen Hope than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Glen Hope may be for you.
One downside of living in Glen Hope is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Glen Hope, the average commute to work is 30.37 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
Being a small borough, Glen Hope does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.