Malvern, PA

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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 87.03% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Malvern is a borough of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Malvern who work in management occupations (17.74%), sales jobs (13.33%), and office and administrative support (8.56%).

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.

Overall, Malvern’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.

In Malvern, a lot of people use the train to get to work every day though Malvern is a relatively small borough. 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 Malvern. 62.99% 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 Malvern in 2018 was $53,415, which is wealthy relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $213,660 for a family of four. However, Malvern contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

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 Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Malvern include Irish, Italian, German, English, and Polish.

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