Bernville, PA


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Bernville is a tiny borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 951 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Bernville is the 795th largest community in Pennsylvania. Bernville has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic boroughs in the country.

Bernville real estate is some of the most expensive in Pennsylvania, although Bernville house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Bernville is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Bernville is a borough of service providers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Bernville who work in office and administrative support (10.99%), sales jobs (7.47%), and personal care services (7.03%).

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

Bernville’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.

Bernville is a small borough, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.

In terms of college education, the citizens of Bernville rank slightly lower than the national average. 16.02% of adults 25 and older in Bernville 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 Bernville in 2010 was $23,036, which is middle income relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $92,144 for a family of four. However, Bernville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

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

The most common language spoken in Bernville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and West Germanic languages.