Milesburg is a very small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 1,095 people and just one neighborhood, Milesburg is the 767th largest community in Pennsylvania. Milesburg has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic boroughs in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some boroughs where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Milesburg is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Milesburg is a borough of service providers, sales and office workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Milesburg who work in maintenance occupations (14.75%), sales jobs (12.64%) and office and administrative support (10.73%).
Also of interest is that Milesburg has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Overall, Milesburg’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
Being a small borough, Milesburg does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.