Fleetwood is a very small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 4,049 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Fleetwood is the 384th largest community in Pennsylvania.
When you are in Fleetwood, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 36.13% of Fleetwood’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Fleetwood is a borough of production and manufacturing workers, service providers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Fleetwood who work in office and administrative support (11.08%), food service (10.03%), and healthcare (7.26%).
Being a small borough, Fleetwood does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
In terms of college education, Fleetwood is nearly on par with the US average for all cities of 21.84%: 17.64% of adults 25 and older in Fleetwood have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Fleetwood in 2018 was $35,215, which is upper middle income relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $140,860 for a family of four. However, Fleetwood contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Fleetwood is a somewhat ethnically-diverse borough. The people who call Fleetwood home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Fleetwood residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Fleetwood also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 14.04% of the borough’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Fleetwood include German, Pennsylvania German, Irish, Italian, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Fleetwood is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German/Yiddish.