Glassport is a very small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 4,420 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Glassport is the 330th largest community in Pennsylvania. Glassport has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic boroughs in the country.
Glassport is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Glassport is a borough of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Glassport who work in office and administrative support (17.95%), sales jobs (13.53%), and food service (9.11%).
In terms of college education, the citizens of Glassport rank slightly lower than the national average. 14.59% of adults 25 and older in Glassport 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 Glassport in 2010 was $19,309, which is low income relative to Pennsylvania, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $77,236 for a family of four.
The people who call Glassport home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Glassport residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Glassport include Italian, Irish, Polish, and Slovak.
The most common language spoken in Glassport is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Polish.