Hummelstown is a very small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 4,609 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Hummelstown is the 325th largest community in Pennsylvania.
Unlike some boroughs where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Hummelstown is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Hummelstown is a borough of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Hummelstown who work in office and administrative support (12.34%), sales jobs (12.13%), and management occupations (9.47%).
Also of interest is that Hummelstown has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
In Hummelstown, a lot of people use the bus to get to work every day though Hummelstown is a relatively small borough. Those that ride the bus are primarily traveling out of town to good jobs in other cities.
In terms of college education, Hummelstown is substantially better educated than the typical community in the nation, which has 21.84% of the adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree: 30.75% of adults in Hummelstown have a college degree.
The per capita income in Hummelstown in 2010 was $29,495, which is upper middle income relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $117,980 for a family of four. However, Hummelstown contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Hummelstown home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Hummelstown residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Hummelstown include Irish, Italian, English, and French .
The most common language spoken in Hummelstown is English. Other important languages spoken here include Arabic and Spanish.