Narvon, PA


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Living in Narvon

Narvon is a somewhat small town located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 10,557 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Narvon is the 109th largest community in Pennsylvania.

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

Narvon is a blue-collar town, with 43.77% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Narvon is a town of sales and office workers, construction workers and builders, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Narvon who work in management occupations (11.27%), office and administrative support (10.94%), and sales jobs (8.35%).

Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 11.38% 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.

The overall crime rate in Narvon is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.

It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Narvon has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Narvon has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Narvon than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Narvon may be for you.

The rate of college-level education in Narvon is quite a bit lower than the national average among all cities of 21.84%: just 11.89% of people here over 25 have a bachelor's degree or an advanced degree.

The per capita income in Narvon in 2010 was $23,805, which is middle income relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $95,220 for a family of four. However, Narvon contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Narvon home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Narvon residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Narvon include Pennsylvania German, Irish, Swiss, and English.

The most common language spoken in Narvon is English. Other important languages spoken here include West Germanic languages and German.