Seward is a tiny borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 481 people and just one neighborhood, Seward is the 936th largest community in Pennsylvania. Much of the housing stock in Seward was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic boroughs in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some boroughs, Seward isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Seward are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Seward is a borough of sales and office workers, professionals and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Seward who work in office and administrative support (13.38%), healthcare (8.45%) and sales jobs (7.04%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Seward is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The borough’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Seward’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
Seward 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.