Howard is a tiny borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 718 people and just one neighborhood, Howard is the 870th largest community in Pennsylvania. Howard 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
Unlike some boroughs where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Howard is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Howard is a borough of sales and office workers, service providers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Howard who work in office and administrative support (20.05%), sales jobs (8.33%) and food service (6.98%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Howard’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
As is often the case in a small borough, Howard doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.