Grantville is a somewhat small town located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 8,796 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Grantville is the 145th largest community in Pennsylvania.
Grantville real estate is some of the most expensive in Pennsylvania, although Grantville house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Unlike some towns, Grantville isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Grantville are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Grantville is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Grantville who work in office and administrative support (13.92%), management occupations (12.12%), and sales jobs (9.49%).
Because of many things, Grantville is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Grantville really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Grantville perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
Residents will find that the town 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, Grantville is worth considering.
The overall education level of Grantville is somewhat higher than in the average US city of 21.84%: 27.94% of adults 25 and older in the town have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Grantville in 2010 was $33,013, which is wealthy relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $132,052 for a family of four. However, Grantville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Grantville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Grantville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Grantville include Irish, Italian, English, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Grantville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Polish.