Enola is a somewhat small town located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 6,397 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Enola is the 226th largest community in Pennsylvania.
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Enola is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Enola is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Enola who work in office and administrative support (26.72%), sales jobs (8.49%), and food service (6.91%).
Also of interest is that Enola has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Enola is also a college town, where lots of students live while attending area colleges. Because of the high percentage of people living in Enola enrolled in college, Enola has a number of services, amenities and opportunities geared towards the needs and activities of students.
Enola is a very car-oriented town. 82.42% of residents commute to work in a private automobile rather than by other means, such as public transit, bicycling, or walking. This is because Enola is a small town , and most people who live here have to drive out of town for work, and the town population is not large nor dense enough to support an extensive public transportation system. Enola has a lot of rural roads, and houses can be far apart. Many residents drive out of town for regular shopping trips as well.
Enola is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
In terms of college education, the citizens of Enola rank slightly lower than the national average. 15.08% of adults 25 and older in Enola have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.
The per capita income in Enola in 2010 was $22,814, which is lower middle income relative to Pennsylvania, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $91,256 for a family of four.
Enola is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Enola home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Enola residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Enola include Irish, Italian, English, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Enola is English. Other important languages spoken here include German/Yiddish and Spanish.