Moscow, PA


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Living in Moscow

Moscow is a very small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 1,960 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Moscow is the 596th largest community in Pennsylvania.

Moscow real estate is some of the most expensive in Pennsylvania, although Moscow house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Moscow is a decidedly white-collar borough, with fully 86.43% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Moscow is a borough of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Moscow who work in management occupations (15.38%), teaching (11.61%), and sales jobs (10.67%).

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

Because of many things, Moscow is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Moscow a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The borough’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Moscow has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Moscow’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.

Moscow is a small borough, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.

The citizens of Moscow are very well educated compared to the average community in the nation: 39.48% of adults in Moscow have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.

The per capita income in Moscow in 2010 was $38,618, which is wealthy relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $154,472 for a family of four. However, Moscow contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

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

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