Lower Burrell is a somewhat small city located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 11,466 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Lower Burrell is the 84th largest community in Pennsylvania.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Lower Burrell is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Lower Burrell is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lower Burrell who work in office and administrative support (14.05%), sales jobs (9.30%), and management occupations (8.98%).
Also of interest is that Lower Burrell has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
The overall education level of Lower Burrell is somewhat higher than in the average US city of 21.84%: 27.91% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Lower Burrell in 2010 was $28,171, which is upper middle income relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $112,684 for a family of four. However, Lower Burrell contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Lower Burrell home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Lower Burrell residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Lower Burrell include Italian, Irish, Polish, and English.
The most common language spoken in Lower Burrell is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.