Boyertown, PA


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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. Boyertown has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic boroughs.

When you are in Boyertown, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 37.63% of Boyertown’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. 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 (18.87%), sales jobs (8.34%), and personal care services (6.97%).

The percentage of adults in Boyertown who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 17.33% of the adults in Boyertown have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Boyertown in 2010 was $24,209, which is middle income relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $96,836 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.