Monroeville is a medium-sized city located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 28,176 people and seven constituent neighborhoods, Monroeville is the 25th largest community in Pennsylvania.
Monroeville is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 85.26% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Monroeville is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Monroeville who work in office and administrative support (13.36%), sales jobs (10.33%), and healthcare (10.16%).
Also of interest is that Monroeville has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Like elsewhere in America, most people in Monroeville use a private automobile to get to work. But notably, a substantial number of Monroeville‘s citizens do make use of public transit in their daily commute, primarily riding the bus. This helps more people get to work with less air pollution, and require fewer highways to get them there.
The citizens of Monroeville are very well educated compared to the average community in the nation: 38.45% of adults in Monroeville have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Monroeville in 2010 was $32,679, which is wealthy relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $130,716 for a family of four. However, Monroeville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Monroeville is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Monroeville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Monroeville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Monroeville include Italian, Irish, English, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Monroeville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Other Asian languages and Spanish.