Plymouth Meeting, PA

Plymouth Meeting profile

Living in Plymouth Meeting

Plymouth Meeting is a somewhat small town located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 6,261 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Plymouth Meeting is the 224th largest community in Pennsylvania.

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

Plymouth Meeting is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 88.83% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Plymouth Meeting is a town of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Plymouth Meeting who work in management occupations (12.47%), sales jobs (10.83%), and healthcare (9.68%).

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

Of important note, Plymouth Meeting is also a town of artists. Plymouth Meeting has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Plymouth Meeting’s character.

A relatively large number of people in Plymouth Meeting telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 7.28% 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.

Despite being a small town, Plymouth Meeting has a lot of people using the train to get to and from work every day. Most of these people on the train are using it to get to good jobs in other cities.

If knowledge is power, Plymouth Meeting is a pretty powerful place. 57.47% of the adults in Plymouth Meeting have earned a 4-year college degree, masters degree, MD, law degree, or even PhD. Compare that to the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns.

The per capita income in Plymouth Meeting in 2018 was $50,561, which is wealthy relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $202,244 for a family of four.

Plymouth Meeting is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Plymouth Meeting home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Plymouth Meeting residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Plymouth Meeting include Irish, German, Italian, English, and Polish.

The most common language spoken in Plymouth Meeting is English. Other important languages spoken here include Korean and Langs. of India.