Conshohocken, a small town in Pennsylvania, has a population of slightly less than 8,000. Young professionals account for a higher percentage of the population here (37%) than nationally (15%), making it a great place to settle into adulthood, while retirees are less well-represented. Overall, the town's population, with an average age of just over 37, is younger than most cities in Pennsylvania. Residents are evenly split between owning (50%) and renting (50%) their home despite a relatively high average rent of $1,509 per month, significantly higher than the state average of $917.
Compared to the national average (7%), Conshohocken has a high concentration of residents over the age of 25 with advanced degrees, as 13% possess a Master's degree or a Doctorate. Additionally, 31% have a Bachelor's degree, which also outpaces the national average. There are plenty of industries from which to choose in Conshohocken, the most common five of which are education, healthcare, finance, retail, and scientific. Combined, these industries account for 42% of the town's labor force. Meanwhile, in terms of job function, many workers in these industries are in management, making it the top career path in the town. Conshohocken workers earn an average annual income of just under $93,000, about $29,000 more than the Pennsylvania average. The town's average income also compares favorably to the national average ($73,345).
Averaging about 30 minutes, the commute time for Conshohocken residents is longer than the Pennsylvania average of about 28 minutes. Many residents (57%) drive their car or truck to work, while public transit is used by just 5% of the town. Not many workers (2%) commute on foot, though the number is greater than the national average.