Littlestown is a very small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 4,478 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Littlestown is the 335th largest community in Pennsylvania.
Unlike some boroughs where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Littlestown is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Littlestown is a borough of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Littlestown who work in office and administrative support (16.82%), sales jobs (11.94%), and maintenance occupations (5.86%).
One downside of living in Littlestown is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Littlestown, the average commute to work is 34.40 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
In terms of college education, Littlestown is nearly on par with the US average for all cities of 21.84%: 19.04% of adults 25 and older in Littlestown have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Littlestown in 2010 was $26,076, which is upper middle income relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $104,304 for a family of four. However, Littlestown contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Littlestown home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Littlestown residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Littlestown include Irish, English, Italian, and French .
The most common language spoken in Littlestown is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Spanish.