Westmont is a somewhat small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 4,990 people and just one neighborhood, Westmont is the 280th largest community in Pennsylvania.
Occupations and Workforce
Westmont is a decidedly white-collar borough, with fully 90.18% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Westmont is a borough of professionals, sales and office workers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Westmont who work in office and administrative support (17.02%), healthcare (14.73%) and sales jobs (11.30%).
Also of interest is that Westmont has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Westmont is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Westmont really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Westmont perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
Residents of the borough have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 18.80 minutes getting to work every day.
As is often the case in a small borough, Westmont doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.