Duncannon is a very small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 1,487 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Duncannon is the 675th largest community in Pennsylvania. Duncannon has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic boroughs in the country.
Unlike some boroughs, Duncannon isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Duncannon are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Duncannon is a borough of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Duncannon who work in office and administrative support (18.33%), management occupations (12.18%), and food service (6.64%).
Being a small borough, Duncannon does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The education level of Duncannon citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 17.19% of adults 25 and older in Duncannon have a college degree.
The per capita income in Duncannon in 2010 was $23,283, which is middle income relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $93,132 for a family of four. However, Duncannon contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Duncannon home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Duncannon residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Duncannon include Irish, Pennsylvania German, Italian, and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Duncannon is English. Other important languages spoken here include Chinese and Gujarathi.