Wyomissing, PA

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Living in Wyomissing

Wyomissing is a somewhat small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 10,499 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Wyomissing is the 103rd largest community in Pennsylvania.

Wyomissing real estate is some of the most expensive in Pennsylvania, although Wyomissing house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Wyomissing is a decidedly white-collar borough, with fully 86.04% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Wyomissing is a borough of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Wyomissing who work in management occupations (14.86%), healthcare (11.25%), and sales jobs (10.64%).

Also of interest is that Wyomissing has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

One of the benefits of Wyomissing is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 18.27 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.

Do you like to read, write and learn? If you move to Wyomissing, you'll likely find that many of your neighbors like to as well. Wyomissing is one of the more educated communities in America, with a full 50.50% of its adults having a college degree or even advanced degree, compared to a national average across all communities of 21.84%.

The per capita income in Wyomissing in 2010 was $51,933, which is wealthy relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $207,732 for a family of four.

Wyomissing is a somewhat ethnically-diverse borough. The people who call Wyomissing home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Wyomissing residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Wyomissing include German, Irish, Italian, English, and Polish.

The most common language spoken in Wyomissing is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.