Shinglehouse is a very small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 1,102 people and just one neighborhood, Shinglehouse is the 764th largest community in Pennsylvania. Shinglehouse has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic boroughs in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Shinglehouse is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Shinglehouse is a borough of service providers, professionals and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Shinglehouse who work in sales jobs (10.99%), maintenance occupations (9.34%) and management occupations (8.79%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Shinglehouse’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
The borough is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Shinglehouse has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Shinglehouse a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Being a small borough, Shinglehouse does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.