Coalport is a tiny borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 508 people and just one neighborhood, Coalport is the 924th largest community in Pennsylvania. Coalport has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic boroughs.
Occupations and Workforce
Coalport is a blue-collar town, with 35.19% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Coalport is a borough of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Coalport who work in office and administrative support (19.75%), healthcare suport services (11.73%) and teaching (6.79%).
Also of interest is that Coalport has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Overall, Coalport’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
It is a fairly quiet borough because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Coalport has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Coalport has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Coalport than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Coalport may be for you.
In Coalport, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 40.50 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.