Blain is a tiny borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 260 people and just one neighborhood, Blain is the 1000th largest community in Pennsylvania. Blain has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic boroughs in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Blain is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 37.74% of the Blain workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Blain is a borough of sales and office workers, transportation and shipping workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Blain who work in sales jobs (15.09%), office and administrative support (14.15%) and farm management occupations (9.43%).
You will also find that a lot of people in Blain work in agricultural jobs - much more than in the average community in America. This will be quite apparent if you drive around town, as much of the landscape is dedicated to farms.
Setting & Lifestyle
Blain 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.