Landenberg is a somewhat small town located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 11,969 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Landenberg is the 85th largest community in Pennsylvania.
Landenberg home prices are not only among the most expensive in Pennsylvania, but Landenberg real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Landenberg is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Landenberg is a town of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Landenberg who work in management occupations (18.96%), office and administrative support (11.36%), and sales jobs (8.81%).
Also of interest is that Landenberg has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 9.19% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Because of many things, Landenberg is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Landenberg a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Landenberg has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Landenberg’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
One downside of living in Landenberg is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Landenberg, the average commute to work is 30.74 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average. On the other hand, local public transit is widely used in the town, so leaving the car at home and taking transit is often a viable alternative.
In Landenberg, a lot of people use the train to get to work every day though Landenberg is a relatively small town. Those that ride the train are primarily traveling out of town to good jobs in other cities.
Do you have a 4-year college degree or graduate degree? If so, you may feel right at home in Landenberg. 56.68% of adults here have a 4-year degree or graduate degree, whereas the national average for all cities and towns is just 21.84%.
The per capita income in Landenberg in 2010 was $55,657, which is wealthy relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $222,628 for a family of four.
The people who call Landenberg home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Landenberg residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Landenberg include German, English, Italian, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Landenberg is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Spanish.