Birdsboro is a somewhat small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 5,159 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Birdsboro is the 282nd largest community in Pennsylvania.
Birdsboro is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Birdsboro is a borough of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Birdsboro who work in sales jobs (11.42%), office and administrative support (10.44%), and management occupations (10.11%).
Also of interest is that Birdsboro has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Being a small borough, Birdsboro does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The education level of Birdsboro citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 18.04% of adults 25 and older in Birdsboro have a college degree.
The per capita income in Birdsboro in 2010 was $28,781, which is upper middle income relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $115,124 for a family of four. However, Birdsboro contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Birdsboro home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Birdsboro residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Birdsboro include Irish, English, Italian, and Pennsylvania German.
The most common language spoken in Birdsboro is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Other Indo-European.