Boyertown is a very small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 4,046 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Boyertown is the 367th largest community in Pennsylvania. Much of the housing stock in Boyertown was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic boroughs in the country.
Boyertown is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Boyertown is a borough of sales and office workers, service providers, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Boyertown who work in office and administrative support (19.38%), sales jobs (7.46%), and food service (6.46%).
The citizens of Boyertown are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 13.82% of adults in Boyertown have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in Boyertown in 2010 was $24,460, which is middle income relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $97,840 for a family of four. However, Boyertown contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Boyertown home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Boyertown residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Boyertown include Irish, Italian, Pennsylvania German, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Boyertown is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Arabic.