Roaring Spring is a very small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 2,537 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Roaring Spring is the 513th largest community in Pennsylvania. Much of the housing stock in Roaring Spring was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic boroughs in the country.
Unlike some boroughs, Roaring Spring isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Roaring Spring are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Roaring Spring is a borough of sales and office workers, professionals, and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Roaring Spring who work in office and administrative support (14.62%), sales jobs (10.90%), and food service (6.73%).
Also of interest is that Roaring Spring has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Roaring Spring’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
Roaring Spring is a small borough, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The percentage of adults in Roaring Spring with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 15.01% of adults in Roaring Spring have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Roaring Spring in 2010 was $23,311, which is middle income relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $93,244 for a family of four. However, Roaring Spring contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Roaring Spring home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Roaring Spring residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Roaring Spring include Irish, English, Italian, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Roaring Spring is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Korean.