South Williamsport is a somewhat small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 6,330 people and just one neighborhood, South Williamsport is the 215th largest community in Pennsylvania. South Williamsport 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
Unlike some boroughs, South Williamsport isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in South Williamsport are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, South Williamsport is a borough of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in South Williamsport who work in office and administrative support (16.62%), sales jobs (10.60%) and maintenance occupations (5.55%).
Of important note, South Williamsport is also a borough of artists. South Williamsport has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape South Williamsport’s character.
Setting & Lifestyle
One of the benefits of South Williamsport is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 16.27 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.