Palmerton is a somewhat small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 5,350 people and just one neighborhood, Palmerton is the 264th largest community in Pennsylvania. Palmerton 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
Palmerton is a blue-collar town, with 35.83% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Palmerton is a borough of sales and office workers, service providers and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Palmerton who work in sales jobs (13.41%), office and administrative support (12.74%) and healthcare suport services (6.64%).
Setting & Lifestyle