Spring City is a very small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 3,303 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Spring City is the 430th largest community in Pennsylvania. Much of the housing stock in Spring City was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic boroughs in the country.
Spring City is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Spring City is a borough of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Spring City who work in office and administrative support (14.76%), management occupations (10.63%), and sales jobs (9.53%).
Also of interest is that Spring City has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
In Spring City, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 30.69 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average. However, the borough is also quite pedestrian-friendly, because many neighborhoods are very dense and have amenities close enough together that people find it feasible to get around on foot.
The overall education level of Spring City is somewhat higher than in the average US city of 21.84%: 27.06% of adults 25 and older in the borough have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Spring City in 2018 was $32,994, which is upper middle income relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $131,976 for a family of four. However, Spring City contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Spring City home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Spring City residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Spring City include German, Irish, Italian, English, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Spring City is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Italian.