Paxtang is a very small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 1,542 people and just one neighborhood, Paxtang is the 670th largest community in Pennsylvania. Paxtang has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic boroughs.
Occupations and Workforce
Paxtang is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Paxtang is a borough of professionals, sales and office workers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Paxtang who work in office and administrative support (14.36%), business and financial occupations (10.22%) and sales jobs (8.93%).
Also of interest is that Paxtang has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Even though Paxtang is a smaller borough, it has many people who hop on public transportation – mostly the bus for their daily commute to work. Typically, these people are commuting to good jobs in the surrounding cities.