Horsham, Pennsylvania is a town with a population of approximately 15,000. The city's population, with an average age of just over 39, is younger than most cities in Pennsylvania. Just 26% of residents rent in Horsham, as home ownership is common in the city. With an average rent of $1,187 a month, exceeding the state average by $269/month, relatively high rent costs may play a role in the higher levels of ownership.
Averaging about 30 minutes, the commute time for Horsham residents is slower than the state average of about 28 minutes. Driving is the most common mode of getting to work, chosen by 50% of workers, while public transportation isn't widely used. Walking isn't a common method of commuting to work.
There are four primary industries in Horsham: healthcare, manufacturing, retail, and education. Combined, these industries account for 32% of the labor force in the city. Meanwhile, looking at job function, 11% of the city's population works in sales, making it the top career path in the city. Horsham workers bring in an average annual income of around $93K, more than the average Pennsylvania resident. Horsham's average income also compares favorably to the national average ($73,345). Horsham has a large concentration of residents older than 25 who have advanced degrees compared to the national average (7%), as 10% have earned a Master's or a Doctorate. Furthermore, 15% have earned a Bachelor's degree.