Arnold, PA


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Arnold is a somewhat small city located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 4,988 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Arnold is the 283rd largest community in Pennsylvania.

Unlike some cities, Arnold isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Arnold are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Arnold is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Arnold who work in office and administrative support (18.53%), sales jobs (13.61%), and personal care services (6.04%).

In Arnold, just 7.58% of people over 25 hold a college degree, which is very low compared to the rest of the nation, whereas the average among all cities is 21.84%.

The per capita income in Arnold in 2010 was $17,760, which is low income relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $71,040 for a family of four. Arnold also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 34.34% of its population below the federal poverty line.

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

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