Olyphant is a somewhat small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 5,111 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Olyphant is the 284th largest community in Pennsylvania. Olyphant has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic boroughs.
Unlike some boroughs, Olyphant isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Olyphant are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Olyphant is a borough of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Olyphant who work in office and administrative support (12.11%), healthcare (10.81%), and sales jobs (8.93%).
The overall education level of Olyphant is somewhat higher than in the average US city of 21.84%: 26.25% of adults 25 and older in the borough have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Olyphant in 2010 was $26,298, which is upper middle income relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $105,192 for a family of four. However, Olyphant contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Olyphant home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Olyphant residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Olyphant include Irish, Italian, Russian, and German.
The most common language spoken in Olyphant is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Portuguese.