Laflin is a very small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 1,472 people and just one neighborhood, Laflin is the 687th largest community in Pennsylvania.
Occupations and Workforce
Laflin is a decidedly white-collar borough, with fully 89.65% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Laflin is a borough of professionals, sales and office workers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Laflin who work in sales jobs (14.02%), healthcare (14.02%) and office and administrative support (11.99%).
Also of interest is that Laflin has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Laflin is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Laflin a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The borough’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Laflin has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Laflin’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.