Clifton Heights is a somewhat small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 6,684 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Clifton Heights is the 200th largest community in Pennsylvania.
Clifton Heights is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Clifton Heights is a borough of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Clifton Heights who work in office and administrative support (19.43%), sales jobs (9.87%), and food service (7.91%).
Also of interest is that Clifton Heights has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
One downside of living in Clifton Heights, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 30.78 minutes every day commuting to work. However, local public transit is widely used. For those who would prefer to avoid driving entirely and leave their car at home, it may be an option to use the transit instead.
Despite being a small borough, Clifton Heights has a lot of people using the bus to get to and from work every day. Most of these people on the bus are using it to get to good jobs in other cities.
In terms of college education, Clifton Heights is nearly on par with the US average for all cities of 21.84%: 17.84% of adults 25 and older in Clifton Heights have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Clifton Heights in 2010 was $20,854, which is lower middle income relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $83,416 for a family of four. However, Clifton Heights contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Clifton Heights is a very ethnically-diverse borough. The people who call Clifton Heights home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Clifton Heights residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Clifton Heights include Italian, German, Polish, and English.
The most common language spoken in Clifton Heights is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.