Green Tree is a very small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 4,991 people and just one neighborhood, Green Tree is the 336th largest community in Pennsylvania.
Occupations and Workforce
Green Tree is a decidedly white-collar borough, with fully 90.88% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Green Tree is a borough of professionals, managers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Green Tree who work in office and administrative support (15.46%), management occupations (14.19%) and business and financial occupations (12.02%).
Also of interest is that Green Tree has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
A relatively large number of people in Green Tree telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 9.38% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. 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.
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Green Tree 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, Green Tree really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Green Tree 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.
In Green Tree, a lot of people use the bus to get to work every day though Green Tree is a relatively small borough. Those that ride the bus are primarily traveling out of town to good jobs in other cities.