Biglerville is a very small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 1,202 people and just one neighborhood, Biglerville is the 748th largest community in Pennsylvania. Biglerville has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic boroughs.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Biglerville, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 36.50% of Biglerville’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Biglerville is a borough of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Biglerville who work in office and administrative support (15.88%), sales jobs (7.12%) and teaching (7.12%).
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 7.72% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Setting & Lifestyle
Overall, Biglerville’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.