McVeytown is a tiny borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 333 people and two constituent neighborhoods, McVeytown is the 978th largest community in Pennsylvania. McVeytown has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic boroughs in the country.
McVeytown is a blue-collar town, with 41.11% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, McVeytown is a borough of professionals, transportation and shipping workers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in McVeytown who work in management occupations (8.89%), office and administrative support (8.33%), and sales jobs (7.22%).
Being a small borough, McVeytown does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The percentage of adults in McVeytown with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 13.97% of adults in McVeytown have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in McVeytown in 2010 was $21,687, 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 $86,748 for a family of four.
The people who call McVeytown home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of McVeytown residents report their race to be White. Important ancestries of people in McVeytown include Irish, English, Dutch, and Pennsylvania German.
The most common language spoken in McVeytown is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Spanish.