Thornburg, PA

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Thornburg Profile


Overview

Thornburg is a tiny borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 455 people and just one neighborhood, Thornburg is the 951st largest community in Pennsylvania. Thornburg has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic boroughs in the country.

Thornburg home prices are not only among the most expensive in Pennsylvania, but Thornburg real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.

Occupations and Workforce

Thornburg is a decidedly white-collar borough, with fully 93.98% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Thornburg is a borough of managers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Thornburg who work in management occupations (25.94%), office and administrative support (14.29%), and sales jobs (11.65%).

One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 10.53% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. 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.


Setting & Lifestyle

In addition, Thornburg 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.

Thornburg is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The borough’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Thornburg’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.

In Thornburg, a lot of people use the bus to get to work every day though Thornburg is a relatively small borough. Those that ride the bus are primarily traveling out of town to good jobs in other cities.

Thornburg Demographics

Do you have a 4-year college degree or graduate degree? If so, you may feel right at home in Thornburg. 63.75% of adults here have a 4-year degree or graduate degree, whereas the national average for all cities and towns is just 21.84%.

The per capita income in Thornburg in 2010 was $72,864, which is wealthy relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $291,456 for a family of four.

The people who call Thornburg home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Thornburg residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Thornburg include Irish, Italian, Polish, and English.

The most common language spoken in Thornburg is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Slavic languages.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

44 Vital Statistics. 9 Condition Alerts found.

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 5 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Violent Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Thornburg 0.101011101001110
Pennsylvania 3.15
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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Neighborhood Property Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Thornburg 0.101011101001110
Pennsylvania 18.13
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Thornburg 0.101011101001110
Pennsylvania 51

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 18 Condition Alerts found.

School Rating Information

 
School Quality

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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Neighborhood Educational Environment

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This neighborhood is served by 2 districts:

MONTOUR SD


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District Quality Compared to Pennsylvania

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Better than of PA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to PA Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Montour Hs
223 Clever Rd
Mc Kees Rocks, PA, 15136
09-12
J W Burkett El Sch
5501 Steubenville Pike
Mc Kees Rocks, PA, 15136
03-04
Forest Grove El Sch
1 Forest Grove Rd
Coraopolis, PA, 15108
KG-02
David E Williams Ms
Porters Hollow Rd
Coraopolis, PA, 15108
05-08

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 20.8% 42.9%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 16.8% 37.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.1% 5.1%

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CARLYNTON SD


Students Enrolled in This District


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District Quality Compared to Pennsylvania

(10 is best)

Better than of PA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to PA Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Carnegie El Sch
301 Franklin Ave
Carnegie, PA, 15106
KG-06
Carlynton Jshs
435 Kings Hwy
Carnegie, PA, 15106
07-12
Crafton El Sch
1874 Crafton Blvd
Pittsburgh, PA, 15205
KG-06

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 50.4% 42.9%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 44.4% 37.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.0% 5.1%

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