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. Much of the housing stock in Dallastown was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic boroughs in the country.
Dallastown is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-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 office and administrative support (16.34%), sales jobs (15.63%), and food service (8.08%).
As is often the case in a small borough, Dallastown doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
In terms of college education, the citizens of Dallastown rank slightly lower than the national average. 15.33% 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 $22,950, which is middle income relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $91,800 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, Italian, English, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Dallastown is English. Other important languages spoken here include African languages and Hebrew.