South Waverly is a very small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 1,033 people and just one neighborhood, South Waverly is the 782nd largest community in Pennsylvania.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some boroughs, South Waverly isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in South Waverly are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, South Waverly is a borough of professionals, sales and office workers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in South Waverly who work in office and administrative support (12.96%), teaching (12.78%) and healthcare (12.08%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, South Waverly is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making South Waverly 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, South Waverly has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, South Waverly’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of South Waverly spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 14.61 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the borough are less than they would otherwise be.
South Waverly 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.