Trout Run is a very small town located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 2,327 people and just one neighborhood, Trout Run is the 552nd largest community in Pennsylvania.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Trout Run is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 41.05% of the Trout Run workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Trout Run is a town of construction workers and builders, sales and office workers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Trout Run who work in office and administrative support (11.62%), management occupations (9.96%) and food service (7.29%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Another notable thing is that Trout Run is an extremely popular vacation destination. A significant portion of the population is seasonal. During the vacation season, the town experiences a large influx of people who take up residence in second homes they own in the area. As the vacation season ends, the population drops again, leaving behind a substantially quieter and smaller town.
It is a fairly quiet town 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!) Trout Run 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. Trout Run has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Trout Run than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Trout Run may be for you.
One downside of living in Trout Run is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Trout Run, the average commute to work is 33.08 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
Trout Run is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.