Ligonier is a very small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 1,540 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Ligonier is the 667th largest community in Pennsylvania. Ligonier has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic boroughs in the country.
Ligonier is a decidedly white-collar borough, with fully 86.17% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Ligonier is a borough of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Ligonier who work in office and administrative support (13.83%), sales jobs (12.23%), and healthcare (11.84%).
Overall, Ligonier’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
Ligonier 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 Ligonier are among the most well-educated in the nation: 42.36% of adults in Ligonier have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree, whereas the average US city has 21.84% holding at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Ligonier in 2010 was $32,719, which is wealthy relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $130,876 for a family of four. However, Ligonier contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Ligonier home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Ligonier residents report their race to be White. Important ancestries of people in Ligonier include Irish, English, Italian, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Ligonier is English. Other important languages spoken here include Greek and Spanish.