Hummelstown is a very small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 4,561 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 professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Hummelstown who work in office and administrative support (13.96%), sales jobs (9.88%), and management occupations (9.10%).
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.
The percentage of people in Hummelstown who are college-educated is somewhat higher than the average US community of 21.84%: 27.69% of adults in Hummelstown have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Hummelstown in 2010 was $26,734, which is upper middle income relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $106,936 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 Polish.
The most common language spoken in Hummelstown is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Japanese.