Malvern, PA

Malvern profile

Living in Malvern

Malvern is a very small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 3,455 people and seven constituent neighborhoods, Malvern is the 466th largest community in Pennsylvania.

Malvern home prices are not only among the most expensive in Pennsylvania, but Malvern real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.

Malvern is a decidedly white-collar borough, with fully 91.27% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Malvern is a borough of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Malvern who work in management occupations (15.91%), sales jobs (13.39%), and office and administrative support (11.15%).

Of important note, Malvern is also a borough of artists. Malvern has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Malvern’s character.

Also of interest is that Malvern has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

Malvern’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.

Even though Malvern is a smaller borough, it has many people who hop on public transportation – mostly the train for their daily commute to work. Typically, these people are commuting to good jobs in the surrounding cities.

If knowledge is power, Malvern is a pretty powerful place. 66.18% of the adults in Malvern 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 Malvern in 2018 was $62,090, which is wealthy relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $248,360 for a family of four.

Malvern is a somewhat ethnically-diverse borough. The people who call Malvern home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Malvern residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Malvern include Irish, Italian, English, German, and Polish.

The most common language spoken in Malvern is English. Other important languages spoken here include Chinese and Spanish.