Albion is a very small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 1,468 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Albion is the 679th largest community in Pennsylvania. Much of the housing stock in Albion was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic boroughs in the country.
Albion is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Albion is a borough of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Albion who work in office and administrative support (15.30%), sales jobs (14.77%), and teaching (5.77%).
In terms of college education, the citizens of Albion rank slightly lower than the national average. 14.02% of adults 25 and older in Albion have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.
The per capita income in Albion in 2010 was $22,811, which is middle income relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $91,244 for a family of four. However, Albion contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Albion home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Albion residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Albion include Irish, English, Polish, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Albion is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Vietnamese.