Pitman is a very small town located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 2,299 people and just one neighborhood, Pitman is the 551st largest community in Pennsylvania.
Occupations and Workforce
Pitman is a blue-collar town, with 37.89% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Pitman is a town of professionals, sales and office workers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Pitman who work in management occupations (10.98%), office and administrative support (10.35%) and healthcare (7.20%).
A relatively large number of people in Pitman telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 7.99% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. 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
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Pitman has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Pitman a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
In Pitman, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 30.85 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
Pitman is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.