Dillsburg, PA

Dillsburg profile

Living in Dillsburg

Dillsburg is a very small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 2,582 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Dillsburg is the 516th largest community in Pennsylvania. Dillsburg has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic boroughs.

Dillsburg real estate is some of the most expensive in Pennsylvania, although Dillsburg house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Unlike some boroughs, Dillsburg isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Dillsburg are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Dillsburg is a borough of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Dillsburg who work in office and administrative support (12.41%), sales jobs (9.82%), and management occupations (6.47%).

Also of interest is that Dillsburg has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

Dillsburg’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.

The education level of Dillsburg citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 32.75% of adults in Dillsburg have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Dillsburg in 2018 was $27,675, which is middle income relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $110,700 for a family of four. However, Dillsburg contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Dillsburg home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Dillsburg residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Dillsburg include German, Irish, Italian, English, and Scots-Irish.

The most common language spoken in Dillsburg is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Spanish.