Montrose is a very small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 1,541 people and just one neighborhood, Montrose is the 661st largest community in Pennsylvania. Montrose has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic boroughs in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some boroughs, Montrose isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Montrose are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Montrose is a borough of service providers, sales and office workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Montrose who work in office and administrative support (12.83%), food service (11.45%) and sales jobs (11.19%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Overall, Montrose’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
Residents of the borough have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 17.13 minutes getting to work every day.
As is often the case in a small borough, Montrose doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.