Leeper is a tiny town located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 155 people and just one neighborhood, Leeper is the 1026th largest community in Pennsylvania. Leeper has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic towns in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Leeper isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Leeper are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Leeper is a town of managers, professionals and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Leeper who work in management occupations (30.99%), community and social services (18.31%) and office and administrative support (8.45%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Leeper is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Leeper’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Leeper has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Leeper has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Leeper than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Leeper may be for you.
One of the benefits of Leeper is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 19.14 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.
Leeper is a small town, and as is often the case with smaller towns, the population isn't large or dense enough to support much in the way of a public transportation system. In fact, there are many rural roads around Leeper, which makes walking or biking to and from work a bit difficult. This makes for a very car-oriented town: 100.00% of residents commute to work by private automobile, and people often drive out of town for work, shopping, and other activities.
Leeper is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.