Halifax is a tiny borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 833 people and just one neighborhood, Halifax is the 829th largest community in Pennsylvania. Halifax 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
Halifax is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Halifax is a borough of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Halifax who work in office and administrative support (21.39%), food service (9.45%) and sales jobs (6.97%).
Also of interest is that Halifax has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Halifax’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
One downside of living in Halifax, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 30.32 minutes every day commuting to work.