Apollo, PA


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Apollo is a very small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 1,588 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Apollo is the 656th largest community in Pennsylvania. Much of the housing stock in Apollo was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic boroughs in the country.

Unlike some boroughs, Apollo isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Apollo are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Apollo is a borough of sales and office workers, service providers, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Apollo who work in office and administrative support (14.06%), sales jobs (9.81%), and healthcare suport services (8.20%).

Also of interest is that Apollo has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

In terms of college education, the citizens of Apollo rank slightly lower than the national average. 14.83% of adults 25 and older in Apollo 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 Apollo in 2010 was $18,583, which is low income relative to Pennsylvania, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $74,332 for a family of four.

The people who call Apollo home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Apollo residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Apollo include Irish, Italian, Polish, and English.

The most common language spoken in Apollo is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Vietnamese.