Telford is a very small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 4,861 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Telford is the 299th largest community in Pennsylvania.
Telford real estate is some of the most expensive in Pennsylvania, although Telford house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Unlike some boroughs where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Telford is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Telford is a borough of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Telford who work in office and administrative support (15.28%), sales jobs (13.57%), and management occupations (7.56%).
The population of Telford overall has a level of education that is slightly above the US average for all US cities and towns of 21.84%. Of adults 25 and older in Telford, 24.93% have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Telford in 2010 was $30,390, which is upper middle income relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $121,560 for a family of four. However, Telford contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Telford is a very ethnically-diverse borough. The people who call Telford home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Telford residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Telford include Irish, Italian, English, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Telford is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Vietnamese.