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 3,441 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 90.94% 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 (21.32%), sales jobs (13.85%), and office and administrative support (10.81%).

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.

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.

Do you like to read, write and learn? If you move to Malvern, you'll likely find that many of your neighbors like to as well. Malvern is one of the more educated communities in America, with a full 57.12% of its adults having a college degree or even advanced degree, compared to a national average across all communities of 21.84%.

The per capita income in Malvern in 2010 was $51,879, which is wealthy relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $207,516 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, German, English, Italian, and French.

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