Throop is a very small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 4,049 people and just one neighborhood, Throop is the 364th largest community in Pennsylvania. Much of the housing stock in Throop was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic boroughs in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some boroughs where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Throop is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Throop is a borough of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Throop who work in office and administrative support (19.39%), healthcare (9.93%) and sales jobs (7.24%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Residents will find that the borough is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Throop is worth considering.