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. Much of the housing stock in McVeytown was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic boroughs in the country.
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, McVeytown is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 41.21% of the McVeytown workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, McVeytown is a borough of managers, production and manufacturing workers, and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in McVeytown who work in management occupations (12.73%), office and administrative support (7.27%), and food service (7.27%).
McVeytown is a small borough, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The education level of McVeytown citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 17.05% of adults 25 and older in McVeytown have a college degree.
The per capita income in McVeytown in 2010 was $23,289, which is middle income relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $93,156 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 Swiss.
The most common language spoken in McVeytown is English. Other important languages spoken here include German and Spanish.