Saltsburg is a tiny borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 837 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Saltsburg is the 822nd largest community in Pennsylvania. Much of the housing stock in Saltsburg was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic boroughs in the country.
Saltsburg is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Saltsburg is a borough of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Saltsburg who work in office and administrative support (14.66%), sales jobs (11.14%), and food service (8.80%).
The overall crime rate in Saltsburg is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.
The percentage of adults in Saltsburg with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 15.59% of adults in Saltsburg have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Saltsburg in 2010 was $26,189, which is upper middle income relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $104,756 for a family of four. However, Saltsburg contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Saltsburg home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Saltsburg residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Saltsburg include Italian, Irish, Polish, and English.
The most common language spoken in Saltsburg is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and West Germanic languages.