Kittanning, PA


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Kittanning is a very small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 3,885 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Kittanning is the 369th largest community in Pennsylvania. Kittanning has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic boroughs.

Kittanning is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Kittanning is a borough of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Kittanning who work in sales jobs (16.93%), maintenance occupations (8.71%), and office and administrative support (7.05%).

Also of interest is that Kittanning has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Kittanning spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 18.90 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the borough are less than they would otherwise be.

The percentage of adults in Kittanning with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 16.38% of adults in Kittanning have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Kittanning in 2010 was $21,643, which is lower middle income relative to Pennsylvania, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $86,572 for a family of four.

The people who call Kittanning home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Kittanning residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Kittanning include Irish, Italian, English, and Polish.

The most common language spoken in Kittanning is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.