Sykesville is a very small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 1,141 people and just one neighborhood, Sykesville is the 756th largest community in Pennsylvania. Much of the housing stock in Sykesville was built prior to World War II, 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, Sykesville is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Sykesville is a borough of sales and office workers, service providers and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Sykesville who work in office and administrative support (17.59%), sales jobs (14.44%) and management occupations (7.59%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Sykesville’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
Being a small borough, Sykesville does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.