Duboistown is a very small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 1,213 people and just one neighborhood, Duboistown is the 746th largest community in Pennsylvania.
Occupations and Workforce
Duboistown is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Duboistown is a borough of professionals, service providers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Duboistown who work in office and administrative support (13.28%), healthcare (7.68%) and teaching (7.20%).
Also of interest is that Duboistown has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Duboistown is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Duboistown really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Duboistown perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Duboistown spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 13.81 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the borough are less than they would otherwise be.