West Conshohocken is a very small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 1,381 people and just one neighborhood, West Conshohocken is the 714th largest community in Pennsylvania. West Conshohocken has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic boroughs.
Real Estate Prices
West Conshohocken home prices are not only among the most expensive in Pennsylvania, but West Conshohocken real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Occupations and Workforce
West Conshohocken is a decidedly white-collar borough, with fully 88.61% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, West Conshohocken is a borough of managers, professionals and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in West Conshohocken who work in management occupations (21.42%), business and financial occupations (14.09%) and sales jobs (13.30%).
Also of interest is that West Conshohocken has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
In addition, West Conshohocken 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.
Despite being a small borough, West Conshohocken has a lot of people using the train to get to and from work every day. Most of these people on the train are using it to get to good jobs in other cities.