Huntingdon Valley is a medium-sized town located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 16,700 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Huntingdon Valley is the 55th largest community in Pennsylvania.
Huntingdon Valley home prices are not only among the most expensive in Pennsylvania, but Huntingdon Valley real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Huntingdon Valley is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 86.89% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Huntingdon Valley is a town of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Huntingdon Valley who work in management occupations (15.08%), healthcare (12.40%), and office and administrative support (10.73%).
Also of interest is that Huntingdon Valley has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
One downside of living in Huntingdon Valley, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 30.95 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.
Despite being a small town, Huntingdon Valley has a lot of people using the train to get to and from work every day. Most of these people on the train are using it to get to good jobs in other cities.
Do you like to read, write and learn? If you move to Huntingdon Valley, you'll likely find that many of your neighbors like to as well. Huntingdon Valley is one of the more educated communities in America, with a full 54.11% of its adults having a college degree or even advanced degree, compared to a national average across all communities of 21.84%.
The per capita income in Huntingdon Valley in 2010 was $48,531, which is wealthy relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $194,124 for a family of four.
Huntingdon Valley is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Huntingdon Valley home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Huntingdon Valley residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Huntingdon Valley include German, Italian, Russian, and Polish.
Foreign born people are also an important part of Huntingdon Valley's cultural character, accounting for 17.01% of the town’s population.
The most common language spoken in Huntingdon Valley is English. Other important languages spoken here include Russian and Korean.