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. Much of the housing stock in Pine Grove was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic boroughs in the country.
Unlike some boroughs where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Pine Grove is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. 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 (13.39%), management occupations (9.34%), and sales jobs (8.00%).
The percentage of adults in Pine Grove with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 14.79% of adults in Pine Grove have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Pine Grove in 2010 was $22,838, which is middle income relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $91,352 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 Asian. Important ancestries of people in Pine Grove include Irish, Dutch, Italian, and English.
The most common language spoken in Pine Grove is English. Other important languages spoken here include Chinese and West Germanic languages.