Mount Pleasant is a very small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 4,363 people and six constituent neighborhoods, Mount Pleasant is the 334th largest community in Pennsylvania.
Unlike some boroughs, Mount Pleasant isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Mount Pleasant are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Mount Pleasant is a borough of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Mount Pleasant who work in sales jobs (13.92%), office and administrative support (12.18%), and healthcare (8.18%).
Also of interest is that Mount Pleasant has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
The education level of Mount Pleasant citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 22.27% of adults in Mount Pleasant have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Mount Pleasant in 2010 was $24,715, which is middle income relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $98,860 for a family of four. However, Mount Pleasant contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Mount Pleasant home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Mount Pleasant residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Mount Pleasant include Italian, Polish, Irish, and English.
The most common language spoken in Mount Pleasant is English. Other important languages spoken here include Indic languages and Italian.