Galeton is a very small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 1,133 people and just one neighborhood, Galeton is the 758th largest community in Pennsylvania. Galeton has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic boroughs in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Galeton, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 40.71% of Galeton’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Galeton is a borough of sales and office workers, production and manufacturing workers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Galeton who work in office and administrative support (13.70%), sales jobs (10.32%) and management occupations (8.07%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Residents will find that the borough is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Galeton is worth considering.
As is often the case in a small borough, Galeton doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.