Landisville is a very small town located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 1,943 people and just one neighborhood, Landisville is the 616th largest community in Pennsylvania.
Real Estate Prices
Landisville real estate is some of the most expensive in Pennsylvania, although Landisville house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
Landisville is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 85.86% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Landisville is a town of professionals, sales and office workers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Landisville who work in office and administrative support (17.57%), sales jobs (11.94%) and healthcare (11.27%).
Of important note, Landisville is also a town of artists. Landisville has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Landisville’s character.
A relatively large number of people in Landisville telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 7.30% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. 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.
Setting & Lifestyle
In addition, Landisville is home to many people who could be described as "urban sophisticates". Urban sophisticates are educated, wealthy, executives and professionals, who have urbane tastes in books, food, and travel, whether they actually live in a big city, or choose to reside in a small town. In big or medium-sized cities, urban sophisticates tend to frequent art institutions such as opera, symphonies, ballet, live theatre, and museums.
Because of many things, Landisville is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Landisville really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Landisville perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
Residents of the town have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 18.13 minutes getting to work every day.
As is often the case in a small town, Landisville doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.