Macungie is a very small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 3,134 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Macungie is the 454th largest community in Pennsylvania.
Unlike some boroughs where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Macungie is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Macungie is a borough of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Macungie who work in office and administrative support (16.37%), healthcare (10.59%), and management occupations (9.16%).
Overall, Macungie’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
As is often the case in a small borough, Macungie doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
In terms of college education, Macungie is substantially better educated than the typical community in the nation, which has 21.84% of the adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree: 33.75% of adults in Macungie have a college degree.
The per capita income in Macungie in 2010 was $30,725, which is wealthy relative to Pennsylvania, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $122,900 for a family of four. However, Macungie contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Macungie home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Macungie residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Macungie include Irish, English, Italian, and Pennsylvania German.
The most common language spoken in Macungie is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Vietnamese.