North Versailles is a somewhat small town located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 5,264 people and just one neighborhood, North Versailles is the 275th largest community in Pennsylvania.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, North Versailles is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, North Versailles is a town of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in North Versailles who work in office and administrative support (25.36%), sales jobs (14.09%) and food service (7.65%).
Setting & Lifestyle
One downside of living in North Versailles is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In North Versailles, the average commute to work is 30.35 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average. On the other hand, local public transit is widely used in the town, so leaving the car at home and taking transit is often a viable alternative.
For a small town, North Versailles has a lot of people who use public transit to get to work, and those that do mostly ride the bus. This suggests that a real need for low-cost transportation in North Versailles exists, and local transit is helping to meet that need.