Holmes is a somewhat small town located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 6,573 people and just one neighborhood, Holmes is the 208th largest community in Pennsylvania.
Real Estate Prices
Holmes real estate is some of the most expensive in Pennsylvania, although Holmes house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Holmes isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Holmes are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Holmes is a town of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Holmes who work in office and administrative support (20.89%), sales jobs (10.08%) and management occupations (9.31%).
Also of interest is that Holmes has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
One downside of living in Holmes, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 32.22 minutes every day commuting to work. However, local public transit is widely used. For those who would prefer to avoid driving entirely and leave their car at home, it may be an option to use the transit instead.
In Holmes, a lot of people use the train to get to work every day though Holmes is a relatively small town. Those that ride the train are primarily traveling out of town to good jobs in other cities.