Middletown is a somewhat small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 9,117 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Middletown is the 137th largest community in Pennsylvania.
Unlike some boroughs, Middletown isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Middletown are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Middletown is a borough of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Middletown who work in office and administrative support (22.34%), food service (11.15%), and sales jobs (8.85%).
Middletown, even though it is a small borough, has many people who use public transportation every day to get to and from work. This is a great benefit for people in the, borough who have a need for low-cost transportation.
The percentage of adults in Middletown with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 16.70% of adults in Middletown have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Middletown in 2010 was $23,212, which is middle income relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $92,848 for a family of four. However, Middletown contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Middletown is a very ethnically-diverse borough. The people who call Middletown home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Middletown residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Middletown include Irish, Italian, English, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Middletown is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.