Platea is a tiny borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 415 people and just one neighborhood, Platea is the 959th largest community in Pennsylvania.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some boroughs, Platea isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Platea are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Platea is a borough of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Platea who work in office and administrative support (11.06%), sales jobs (9.73%) and healthcare (9.73%).
Setting & Lifestyle
It is a fairly quiet borough 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!) Platea 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. Platea has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Platea than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Platea may be for you.
As is often the case in a small borough, Platea doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.