Sugar Notch is a tiny borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 976 people and just one neighborhood, Sugar Notch is the 789th largest community in Pennsylvania. Sugar Notch 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 where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Sugar Notch is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Sugar Notch is a borough of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Sugar Notch who work in sales jobs (15.77%), office and administrative support (13.39%) and healthcare (7.56%).
Also of interest is that Sugar Notch has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Sugar Notch’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
It is a fairly quiet borough because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Sugar Notch has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Sugar Notch has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Sugar Notch than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Sugar Notch may be for you.