Manheim, PA

Manheim profile

Living in Manheim

Manheim is a very small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 4,849 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Manheim is the 301st largest community in Pennsylvania. Manheim has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic boroughs.

Unlike some boroughs, Manheim isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Manheim are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Manheim is a borough of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Manheim who work in office and administrative support (15.33%), food service (13.79%), and management occupations (7.51%).

Being a small borough, Manheim does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.

The education level of Manheim citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 21.69% of adults in Manheim have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Manheim in 2018 was $24,736, which is lower middle income relative to Pennsylvania, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $98,944 for a family of four. However, Manheim contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Manheim home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Manheim residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Manheim include German, Irish, Italian, Swiss, and English.

The most common language spoken in Manheim is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Spanish.