Prompton is a tiny borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 241 people and just one neighborhood, Prompton is the 1004th largest community in Pennsylvania. Much of the housing stock in Prompton was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic boroughs in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Prompton is a decidedly white-collar borough, with fully 87.07% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Prompton is a borough of service providers, sales and office workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Prompton who work in maintenance occupations (18.10%), office and administrative support (14.66%) and sales jobs (11.21%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Prompton is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Prompton a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The borough’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Prompton has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Prompton’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
Prompton is a small borough, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.