Port Carbon is a very small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 1,837 people and just one neighborhood, Port Carbon is the 617th largest community in Pennsylvania. Port Carbon has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic boroughs.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some boroughs where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Port Carbon is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Port Carbon is a borough of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Port Carbon who work in office and administrative support (22.00%), healthcare (11.16%) and sales jobs (7.92%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Overall, Port Carbon’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.