Dallastown is a very small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 4,017 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Dallastown is the 368th largest community in Pennsylvania. Dallastown has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic boroughs.
Unlike some boroughs where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Dallastown is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Dallastown is a borough of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Dallastown who work in sales jobs (18.29%), office and administrative support (12.57%), and management occupations (6.31%).
Dallastown 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, the citizens of Dallastown rank slightly lower than the national average. 14.72% of adults 25 and older in Dallastown have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.
The per capita income in Dallastown in 2010 was $22,695, which is lower middle income relative to Pennsylvania, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $90,780 for a family of four. However, Dallastown contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Dallastown home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Dallastown residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Dallastown include Irish, English, Italian, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Dallastown is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.