Glen Rock is a very small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 2,031 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Glen Rock is the 597th largest community in Pennsylvania. Much of the housing stock in Glen Rock was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic boroughs in the country.
Glen Rock real estate is some of the most expensive in Pennsylvania, although Glen Rock house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Unlike some boroughs, Glen Rock isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Glen Rock are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Glen Rock is a borough of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Glen Rock who work in sales jobs (10.63%), office and administrative support (10.41%), and management occupations (8.29%).
Also of interest is that Glen Rock has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
The overall crime rate in Glen Rock is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.
One downside of living in Glen Rock, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 31.72 minutes every day commuting to work.
Glen Rock is a small borough, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The overall education level of Glen Rock is somewhat higher than in the average US city of 21.84%: 26.26% of adults 25 and older in the borough have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Glen Rock in 2010 was $28,236, which is upper middle income relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $112,944 for a family of four. However, Glen Rock contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Glen Rock home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Glen Rock residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Glen Rock include Irish, English, Italian, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Glen Rock is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Other Indo-European.