Hermitage, PA


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Hermitage is a medium-sized city located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 16,028 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Hermitage is the 58th largest community in Pennsylvania.

Unlike some cities, Hermitage isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Hermitage are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Hermitage is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Hermitage who work in sales jobs (13.86%), office and administrative support (13.30%), and healthcare (9.12%).

The city 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, Hermitage has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Hermitage a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.

One of the benefits of Hermitage is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 18.31 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.

The overall education level of Hermitage citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 32.28% of adults in Hermitage have at least a bachelor's degree, and the average American community has 21.84%.

The per capita income in Hermitage in 2010 was $30,543, which is wealthy relative to Pennsylvania, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $122,172 for a family of four. However, Hermitage contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Hermitage home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Hermitage residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Hermitage include Italian, Irish, English, and Slovak.

The most common language spoken in Hermitage is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.