Harveys Lake is a very small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 2,777 people and just one neighborhood, Harveys Lake is the 488th largest community in Pennsylvania.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some boroughs where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Harveys Lake is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Harveys Lake is a borough of sales and office workers, professionals and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Harveys Lake who work in office and administrative support (17.84%), healthcare (12.75%) and management occupations (11.25%).
Setting & Lifestyle
It is a fairly quiet borough because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Harveys Lake has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Harveys Lake has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Harveys Lake than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Harveys Lake may be for you.
One downside of living in Harveys Lake is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Harveys Lake, the average commute to work is 30.38 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
Being a small borough, Harveys Lake does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.