Pine Grove is a very small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 2,142 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Pine Grove is the 570th largest community in Pennsylvania. Pine Grove has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic boroughs.
Pine Grove is a blue-collar town, with 36.97% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Pine Grove is a borough of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Pine Grove who work in office and administrative support (12.78%), sales jobs (9.02%), and personal care services (7.53%).
In terms of college education, the citizens of Pine Grove rank slightly lower than the national average. 13.67% of adults 25 and older in Pine Grove have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.
The per capita income in Pine Grove in 2010 was $22,815, which is lower middle income relative to Pennsylvania, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $91,260 for a family of four. However, Pine Grove contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Pine Grove home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Pine Grove residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Pine Grove include Irish, Italian, Dutch, and French .
The most common language spoken in Pine Grove is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and West Germanic languages.