Smicksburg, PA

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Smicksburg Profile


Overview

Smicksburg is a tiny borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 44 people and just one neighborhood, Smicksburg is the 1036th largest community in Pennsylvania. Smicksburg 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

When you are in Smicksburg, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 38.46% of Smicksburg’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Smicksburg is a borough of sales and office workers, construction workers and builders, and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Smicksburg who work in sales jobs (30.77%), maintenance occupations (15.38%), and office and administrative support (7.69%).

Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 15.38% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.


Setting & Lifestyle

Because there are quite a few people attending college in Smicksburg, it is thought of as a college town. To the benefit of the many students in the area, Smicksburg provides a number of services, amenities and opportunities geared towards their needs and activities.

Overall, Smicksburg’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.

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, Smicksburg has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Smicksburg a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.

In Smicksburg, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 30.68 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.

Being a small borough, Smicksburg does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.

Smicksburg Demographics

In terms of college education, Smicksburg ranks among the least educated cities in the nation, as only 3.33% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Smicksburg in 2010 was $19,934, which is low income relative to Pennsylvania, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $79,736 for a family of four.

The people who call Smicksburg home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Smicksburg residents report their race to be White. Important ancestries of people in Smicksburg include English, Scottish, Irish, and Polish.

The most common language spoken in Smicksburg is English. Other important languages spoken here include African languages and Hebrew.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:
  • Home Values, Rents: Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau), National Agriculture Statistics Service (U.S. Department of Agriculture).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Home Values, Rents: Reflects Q1 2017. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more

44 Vital Statistics. 2 Condition Alerts found.

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more

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Neighborhood Crime Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   Uniform Crime Reporting Program (Federal Bureau of Investigation), additional data from local police agencies.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2015 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2016 (latest available). Updated annually. Wheres 2016 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more

67 Vital Statistics. 6 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Smicksburg 0.101011101001110
Pennsylvania 3.15

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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Smicksburg 0.101011101001110
Pennsylvania 18.13

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Pennsylvania 51

Neighborhood Public School Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Only NeighborhoodScout gives you nationally comparable school ranks based on test scores, so you can directly compare the quality of schools in any location. Read more

65 Vital Statistics. 7 Condition Alerts found.

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School Quality

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Neighborhood Educational Environment

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This neighborhood is served by 2 districts:

ARMSTRONG SD


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District Quality Compared to Pennsylvania

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District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

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Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to PA Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Armstrong Junior And Senior High School
300 Buffington Dr
Kittanning, PA, 16201
07-12
Shannock Valley Elementary School
210 Cowanshannock Avenue
Rural Valley, PA, 16249
KG-06
Elderton Elementary School
239 S. Lytle Street
Elderton, PA, 15736
KG-06
Lenape Elementary School
2300 Center Ave
Ford City, PA, 16226
KG-06
West Hills Intermediate School
175 Heritage Park Drive
Kittanning, PA, 16201
04-06
West Hills Primary School
181 Heritage Park Drive
Kittanning, PA, 16201
KG-03
Dayton Elementary School
175 E. Grant Avenue
Dayton, PA, 16222
KG-06
West Shamokin Junior And Senior High School
178 Wolf Drive
Rural Valley, PA, 16249
07-12

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
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Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 46.5% 44.9%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 37.3% 40.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.3% 4.5%

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MARION CENTER AREA SD


Students Enrolled in This District


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District Quality Compared to Pennsylvania

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Better than of PA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to PA Quality Rating Compared to Nation
W.a. Mccreery Elementary School
22810 Route 403 Hwy N
Marion Center, PA, 15759
PK-06
Rayne Elementary School
2535 Rt 119 Hwy North
Home, PA, 15747
PK-06
Marion Center Area Jr/sr High School
22800 Route 403 Hwy N
Marion Center, PA, 15759
07-12

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 45.4% 44.9%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 38.2% 40.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.2% 4.5%

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