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.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Monroeville is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. 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 (11.67%), sales jobs (10.51%), and healthcare (10.37%).
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.
The education level of Monroeville citizens is very high relative to the national average among all cities (21.84%): 37.83% of adults in Monroeville have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Monroeville in 2010 was $32,647, which is wealthy relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $130,588 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 Irish, Italian, Polish, and English.
The most common language spoken in Monroeville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Other Asian languages and Spanish.