Manor is a very small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 3,308 people and just one neighborhood, Manor is the 437th largest community in Pennsylvania.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some boroughs, Manor isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Manor are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Manor is a borough of professionals, sales and office workers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Manor who work in sales jobs (12.09%), food service (10.20%) and office and administrative support (9.93%).
Also of interest is that Manor has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 9.05% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. 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
Because of many things, Manor 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, Manor really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Manor 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.