Python is considered an easy language to learn, although not everyone will agree with that. Once you get going in Python you can quickly create and implement code. Python has a large community behind it. It was developed in the late 1980s and because it has a large community behind it Python continues to grow in popularity and possibilities.
Python is part of the Open Source community which means people continuously create and develop on top of what already exists. There are numerous modules ready for use in your code.