Venetia is a somewhat small town located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 11,994 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Venetia is the 87th largest community in Pennsylvania.
Venetia real estate is some of the most expensive in Pennsylvania, although Venetia house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Venetia is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 89.30% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Venetia is a town of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Venetia who work in management occupations (19.90%), sales jobs (15.19%), and office and administrative support (7.87%).
Also of interest is that Venetia has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
A relatively large number of people in Venetia telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 8.36% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. 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.
In addition, Venetia is home to many people who could be described as "urban sophisticates", which are people who are not only wealthy and employed in professional occupations, but highly educated to boot. Urban sophisticates have urbane tastes - whether they reside in a big or small city, a suburb, or a little town. Urban sophisticates support bookstores, quality clothing stores, enjoy luxury travel, and in big cities, they are truly the patrons of the arts, attending and supporting institutions such as opera, symphony, ballet, and theatre.
Because of many things, Venetia is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Venetia a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Venetia has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Venetia’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
One downside of living in Venetia, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 32.31 minutes every day commuting to work.
If knowledge is power, Venetia is a pretty powerful place. 62.33% of the adults in Venetia have earned a 4-year college degree, masters degree, MD, law degree, or even PhD. Compare that to the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns.
The per capita income in Venetia in 2010 was $52,276, which is wealthy relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $209,104 for a family of four.
The people who call Venetia home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Venetia residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Venetia include German, Irish, Italian, English, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Venetia is English. Other important languages spoken here include Langs. of India and Chinese.