Strausstown is a tiny borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 344 people and just one neighborhood, Strausstown is the 978th largest community in Pennsylvania. Strausstown 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 Strausstown, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 40.28% of Strausstown’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Strausstown is a borough of service providers, sales and office workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Strausstown who work in management occupations (12.50%), healthcare (9.03%) and sales jobs (8.33%).
Setting & Lifestyle
One downside of living in Strausstown, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 31.67 minutes every day commuting to work.
Being a small borough, Strausstown does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.