Atlantic is a tiny town located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 76 people and just one neighborhood, Atlantic is the 1035th largest community in Pennsylvania.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Atlantic, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 37.50% of Atlantic’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Atlantic is a town of service providers, production and manufacturing workers and farmers, fishers, or foresters. There are especially a lot of people living in Atlantic who work in maintenance occupations (25.00%), farm management occupations (18.75%) and personal care services (18.75%).
Another important characteristic of Atlantic is that a lot of people work in agricultural jobs, especially compared to most other communities in America, and there are quite a number of farms in town.
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Atlantic is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Atlantic really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Atlantic perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Atlantic is worth considering.
In Atlantic, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 37.03 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
Atlantic is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.