Honey Brook is a very small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 1,758 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Honey Brook is the 646th largest community in Pennsylvania. Honey Brook has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic boroughs.
Honey Brook real estate is some of the most expensive in Pennsylvania, although Honey Brook house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Unlike some boroughs where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Honey Brook is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Honey Brook is a borough of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Honey Brook who work in office and administrative support (17.67%), sales jobs (10.76%), and teaching (6.15%).
Honey Brook’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
One downside of living in Honey Brook, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 30.85 minutes every day commuting to work.
The population of Honey Brook overall has a level of education that is slightly above the US average for all US cities and towns of 21.84%. Of adults 25 and older in Honey Brook, 21.93% have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Honey Brook in 2010 was $27,812, which is upper middle income relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $111,248 for a family of four. However, Honey Brook contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Honey Brook home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Honey Brook residents report their race to be White. Important ancestries of people in Honey Brook include Irish, Italian, English, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Honey Brook is English. Other important languages spoken here include German and Spanish.