Burgettstown is a very small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 1,352 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Burgettstown is the 698th largest community in Pennsylvania. Burgettstown has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic boroughs in the country.
Burgettstown is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Burgettstown is a borough of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Burgettstown who work in office and administrative support (21.44%), sales jobs (13.04%), and food service (6.17%).
Also of interest is that Burgettstown has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
One downside of living in Burgettstown, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 34.91 minutes every day commuting to work.
Burgettstown 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.
The education level of Burgettstown citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 17.92% of adults 25 and older in Burgettstown have a college degree.
The per capita income in Burgettstown in 2010 was $22,276, which is lower middle income relative to Pennsylvania, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $89,104 for a family of four. However, Burgettstown contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Burgettstown home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Burgettstown residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Burgettstown include Italian, German, English, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Burgettstown is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.