Charleroi is a very small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 4,015 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Charleroi is the 361st largest community in Pennsylvania. Much of the housing stock in Charleroi was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic boroughs in the country.
Unlike some boroughs, Charleroi isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Charleroi are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Charleroi is a borough of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Charleroi who work in office and administrative support (12.17%), sales jobs (8.62%), and personal care services (7.54%).
The citizens of Charleroi are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 13.77% of adults in Charleroi have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in Charleroi in 2010 was $16,959, which is low income relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $67,836 for a family of four.
The people who call Charleroi home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Charleroi residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Charleroi include German, Irish, English, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Charleroi is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Arabic.