Homestead is a very small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 3,133 people and just one neighborhood, Homestead is the 445th largest community in Pennsylvania. Homestead has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic boroughs.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some boroughs, Homestead isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Homestead are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Homestead is a borough of service providers, sales and office workers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Homestead who work in food service (16.72%), office and administrative support (13.23%) and sales jobs (10.30%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Homestead, even though it is a small borough, has many people who use public transportation every day to get to and from work. This is a great benefit for people in the, borough who have a need for low-cost transportation.