Perkiomenville, PA


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Living in Perkiomenville

Perkiomenville is a somewhat small town located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 6,746 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Perkiomenville is the 225th largest community in Pennsylvania.

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

Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Perkiomenville is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Perkiomenville is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Perkiomenville who work in office and administrative support (12.07%), management occupations (10.35%), and sales jobs (7.95%).

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

Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Perkiomenville is worth considering.

In Perkiomenville, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 32.50 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.

Being a small town, Perkiomenville does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.

In terms of college education, Perkiomenville is substantially better educated than the typical community in the nation, which has 21.84% of the adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree: 29.18% of adults in Perkiomenville have a college degree.

The per capita income in Perkiomenville in 2010 was $33,357, which is wealthy relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $133,428 for a family of four.

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

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