Jonestown is a very small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 1,958 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Jonestown is the 615th largest community in Pennsylvania. There's nothing like the smell of a brand new house, and in Jonestown, you'll find that a large proportion of houses were recently built. New growth in residential real estate is an indication that people are choosing to move to Jonestown, and putting down their money on brand new construction. Jonestown’s real estate is, on average, some of the newest in the nation. Jonestown does seem to be experiencing an influx of affluent people, because the median household income is $60,347.00.
Jonestown is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Jonestown is a borough of sales and office workers, professionals, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Jonestown who work in office and administrative support (13.90%), sales jobs (8.72%), and management occupations (7.30%).
Also of interest is that Jonestown has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Jonestown is a small borough, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
In terms of college education, Jonestown is nearly on par with the US average for all cities of 21.84%: 17.31% of adults 25 and older in Jonestown have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Jonestown in 2010 was $25,322, which is middle income relative to Pennsylvania, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $101,288 for a family of four. However, Jonestown contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Jonestown is a somewhat ethnically-diverse borough. The people who call Jonestown home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Jonestown residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Jonestown include Irish, Italian, Polish, and English.
The most common language spoken in Jonestown is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Vietnamese.