Grantville is a somewhat small town located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 8,737 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 where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Grantville is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Grantville is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Grantville who work in office and administrative support (13.14%), management occupations (11.57%), and sales jobs (7.86%).
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.
In terms of college education, Grantville is somewhat better educated than the 21.84% who have a 4-year degree or higher in the typical US community: 26.98% of adults 25 and older in the town have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Grantville in 2010 was $31,914, which is wealthy relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $127,656 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 Polish and Spanish.