Linesville is a very small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 997 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Linesville is the 779th largest community in Pennsylvania. Much of the housing stock in Linesville was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic boroughs in the country.
Unlike some boroughs where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Linesville is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Linesville is a borough of professionals, service providers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Linesville who work in office and administrative support (11.93%), sales jobs (8.83%), and food service (6.68%).
Of important note, Linesville is also a borough of artists. Linesville has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Linesville’s character.
Residents will find that the borough 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, Linesville is worth considering.
Being a small borough, Linesville does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The percentage of adults in Linesville with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 15.77% of adults in Linesville have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Linesville in 2010 was $25,538, which is middle income relative to Pennsylvania, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $102,152 for a family of four. However, Linesville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Linesville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Linesville residents report their race to be White. Important ancestries of people in Linesville include English, Irish, Polish, and Welsh.
The most common language spoken in Linesville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.