Matamoras is a very small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 2,383 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Matamoras is the 533rd largest community in Pennsylvania.
Matamoras is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Matamoras is a borough of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Matamoras who work in office and administrative support (20.44%), teaching (14.12%), and sales jobs (12.74%).
In terms of college education, Matamoras is somewhat better educated than the 21.84% who have a 4-year degree or higher in the typical US community: 28.12% of adults 25 and older in the borough have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Matamoras in 2010 was $28,563, which is upper middle income relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $114,252 for a family of four. However, Matamoras contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Matamoras home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Matamoras residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Matamoras include Italian, German, English, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Matamoras is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.