This rating is a weighted average of commute time, crime rate, population, median salary, and more.
This score adds annual household income and cost of living to the city rating.
Density (Population per mile²)
Compared to New York, Turtle Creek has a low population density. Turtle Creek is perfect for those who want to be in the city without constantly rubbing shoulders.
Turtle Creek, PA is a great place to live. It has its pros and cons like any city, but with a quality of life rating of 10/10 and an overall value of 8/10, it’s no surprise why so many people choose to live here.
Population density is a way of determining how crowded an area is. Turtle Creek has a population density of 5,623, with 5,505 current residents.
Out of the 5,505 current residents, 45% are male and 55% are female. 49% of the residents are married and 51% are single.
- 45% Sun
- 38% Rain
- 13% Snow
53°F average temperature
- 66 years Median home age
- $61,080 Median home price
- 12.18% Home appreciation rate
- 21.33% Annual property tax
As for living in Turtle Creek, the air quality is 6% and the weather, on average, is 45% sunny, 38% rainy, and 13% snowy. The average temperature is 53°F.
Whether you’re looking to buy or rent a home in Turtle Creek, you should know that 39.2% of homes are owned while 48.4% of homes are rented, and 12.5% of homes are vacant. The median price of a home is $61,080, the median age of homes is 66 years, the annual home appreciation is 12.18% and the annual property tax is 21.33%.
Crime rate (per 100,000)2
When looking at the community of Turtle Creek, it’s important to determine the crime rate. Turtle Creek’s crime rate is 2 total number of crimes reported per 100,000 total population. The average age of residents in Turtle Creek is 43 years and the breakdown of political affiliations is 57.05% Democratic, 41.64% Republican, and 1.31% Independent.
Student teacher ratio 1:14
Management, Business, Art & Sciences
Sales & Office Occupations
Production, Transportation & Material Moving
Natural Resources, Construction & Maintenance
81%High school diploma
8%Some college or associates degree
3%Graduate or professional degree
When looking at Turtle Creek, it’s important to understand employment statistics. 7.30% of residents are unemployed in Turtle Creek (which does not include the percentage of residents who are no longer in the labor force). Of the employed Turtle Creek residents: 8.8% of employed residents work in the management and business field, 16.06% are in the arts and sciences field, 20.5% are in the customer service field, 34.2% are in the sales field, 0.00% work in farming, fishing, and forestry, 7.9% of employed residents work in the construction field, and 12.7% work in production. When it comes to education, the ratio of teachers to students is 1:14. The percentage of residents who have graduated high school is 80.95%, 7.94% of residents have an associate’s degree, 9.50% of residents have a bachelor’s degree, and 2.96% have a master’s degree.
Average commute time
Daily breakdown: by transport type
Work at home
If you plan on commuting to work in Turtle Creek, you should be aware that the average commute time is 28 minutes, compared to the national average commute time of 26 minutes. When it comes to commuting, residents of Turtle Creek have a few different options. 80% of commuters use their own cars, 12% of commuters carpool, 4% of commuters use the transit system, and 0% of residents work from home.