East Side is a tiny borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 307 people and just one neighborhood, East Side is the 990th largest community in Pennsylvania.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some boroughs where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, East Side is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, East Side is a borough of service providers, professionals and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in East Side who work in maintenance occupations (13.08%), sales jobs (10.28%) and business and financial occupations (8.41%).
Setting & Lifestyle
It is a fairly quiet borough because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) East Side has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. East Side has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in East Side than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, East Side may be for you.
As is often the case in a small borough, East Side doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.