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. Much of the housing stock in Burgettstown was built prior to World War II, 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, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Burgettstown who work in office and administrative support (21.50%), sales jobs (14.00%), and food service (5.17%).
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.
In Burgettstown, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 35.29 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
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.
In terms of college education, Burgettstown is nearly on par with the US average for all cities of 21.84%: 19.70% of adults 25 and older in Burgettstown have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Burgettstown in 2010 was $25,759, which is upper middle income relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $103,036 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.