Throop is a very small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 3,960 people and just one neighborhood, Throop is the 364th largest community in Pennsylvania. Throop has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic boroughs in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some boroughs, Throop isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Throop are a mix 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
It is a fairly quiet borough because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Throop has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Throop has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Throop than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Throop may be for you.