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.

Unlike some boroughs where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Kittanning is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Kittanning is a borough of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Kittanning who work in sales jobs (15.36%), teaching (7.52%), and office and administrative support (6.34%).

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.

Residents of the borough have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 18.46 minutes getting to work every day.

Kittanning 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.

The citizens of Kittanning are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 16.54% of adults in Kittanning have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree

The per capita income in Kittanning in 2010 was $21,448, 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 $85,792 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, Polish, and English.

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