Hadley is a somewhat small town located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 4,919 people and just one neighborhood, Hadley is the 295th largest community in Pennsylvania.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Hadley, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 36.17% of Hadley’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Hadley is a town of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Hadley who work in sales jobs (10.32%), office and administrative support (9.80%) and healthcare (9.41%).
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 7.36% 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.
Setting & Lifestyle
Hadley’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Hadley has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Hadley a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.