King of Prussia is a medium-sized town located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 20,107 people and eight constituent neighborhoods, King of Prussia is the 47th largest community in Pennsylvania.
King of Prussia real estate is some of the most expensive in Pennsylvania, although King of Prussia house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
King of Prussia is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 87.48% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, King of Prussia is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in King of Prussia who work in sales jobs (14.57%), computer science and math (12.52%), and management occupations (11.45%).
Also of interest is that King of Prussia has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Although the majority of commuting trips in the town are by private automobile, King of Prussia is somewhat unusual for a town of its size for having a substantial number of people who use public transportation. For a lot of people, the bus helps to get to and from their jobs every morning, which benefits everyone in the King of Prussia area by reducing both traffic and air pollution.
If knowledge is power, King of Prussia is a pretty powerful place. 54.52% of the adults in King of Prussia have earned a 4-year college degree, masters degree, MD, law degree, or even PhD. Compare that to the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns.
The per capita income in King of Prussia in 2010 was $41,811, which is wealthy relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $167,244 for a family of four. However, King of Prussia contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
King of Prussia is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call King of Prussia home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of King of Prussia residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in King of Prussia include German, Italian, Polish, and English.
In addition, King of Prussia has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (23.82%).
The most common language spoken in King of Prussia is English. Other important languages spoken here include Other Asian languages and Chinese.