Tatamy is a very small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 1,138 people and just one neighborhood, Tatamy is the 747th largest community in Pennsylvania. Tatamy has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic boroughs in the country.
Real Estate Prices
Tatamy real estate is some of the most expensive in Pennsylvania, although Tatamy house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some boroughs where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Tatamy is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Tatamy is a borough of sales and office workers, professionals and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Tatamy who work in office and administrative support (17.78%), sales jobs (13.77%) and management occupations (12.81%).
Also of interest is that Tatamy has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
In addition, Tatamy is home to many people who could be described as "urban sophisticates". Urban sophisticates are educated, wealthy, executives and professionals, who have urbane tastes in books, food, and travel, whether they actually live in a big city, or choose to reside in a small town. In big or medium-sized cities, urban sophisticates tend to frequent art institutions such as opera, symphonies, ballet, live theatre, and museums.
Because of many things, Tatamy is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Tatamy 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, Tatamy has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Tatamy’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
Being a small borough, Tatamy does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.