Elkland is a very small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 1,800 people and just one neighborhood, Elkland is the 629th largest community in Pennsylvania. Elkland has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic boroughs.
Occupations and Workforce
Elkland is a blue-collar town, with 41.37% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Elkland is a borough of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Elkland who work in office and administrative support (10.03%), sales jobs (7.87%) and teaching (5.84%).
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!) Elkland 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. Elkland has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Elkland than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Elkland may be for you.
Being a small borough, Elkland does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.