North Versailles is a somewhat small town located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 5,226 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
In North Versailles, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 30.35 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average. One bright side is that local public transit is widely used, so it may be an option to avoid the headache of driving in the heavy traffic by leaving the car at home and taking transit.
Despite the fact that it is a small town, North Versailles has quite a few people who take public transportation – mostly the bus - for their daily commute to work. This helps to fill a real need in the town for affordable transportation.