Glendon is a tiny borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 441 people and just one neighborhood, Glendon is the 957th largest community in Pennsylvania. Glendon has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic boroughs in the country.
Real Estate Prices
Glendon real estate is some of the most expensive in Pennsylvania, although Glendon house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Glendon is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 36.41% of the Glendon workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Glendon is a borough of sales and office workers, service providers and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Glendon who work in office and administrative support (27.17%), food service (6.52%) and sales jobs (5.98%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Glendon’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
Residents will find that the borough is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Glendon is worth considering.