Glenmoore, PA

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Living in Glenmoore

Glenmoore is a somewhat small town located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 9,451 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Glenmoore is the 128th largest community in Pennsylvania.

Glenmoore home prices are not only among the most expensive in Pennsylvania, but Glenmoore real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.

Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Glenmoore is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Glenmoore is a town of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Glenmoore who work in management occupations (17.87%), sales jobs (10.22%), and office and administrative support (9.53%).

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

Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 9.72% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.

Glenmoore is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Glenmoore’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.

In Glenmoore, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 34.19 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.

The education level of Glenmoore ranks among the highest in the nation. Of the 25-and-older adult population in Glenmoore, 48.51% have at least a bachelor's degree. The typical US community has just 21.84% of its adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree.

The per capita income in Glenmoore in 2018 was $51,088, which is wealthy relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $204,352 for a family of four.

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

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