Coaldale is a very small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 2,220 people and just one neighborhood, Coaldale is the 561st largest community in Pennsylvania. Coaldale has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic boroughs in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some boroughs where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Coaldale is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Coaldale is a borough of service providers, sales and office workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Coaldale who work in office and administrative support (15.28%), teaching (9.01%) and personal care services (6.96%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The overall crime rate in Coaldale is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.
The borough is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Coaldale has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Coaldale a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Coaldale 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.