Lemont Furnace is a tiny town located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 811 people and just one neighborhood, Lemont Furnace is the 834th largest community in Pennsylvania. Lemont Furnace has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic towns.
Occupations and Workforce
Lemont Furnace is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Lemont Furnace is a town of sales and office workers, service providers and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lemont Furnace who work in office and administrative support (27.42%), sales jobs (12.04%) and food service (8.70%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Lemont Furnace is worth considering.
Lemont Furnace is a very car-oriented town. 98.63% of residents commute to work in a private automobile rather than by other means, such as public transit, bicycling, or walking. This is because Lemont Furnace is a small town , and most people who live here have to drive out of town for work, and the town population is not large nor dense enough to support an extensive public transportation system. Lemont Furnace has a lot of rural roads, and houses can be far apart. Many residents drive out of town for regular shopping trips as well.
Lemont Furnace is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.