Tionesta is a tiny borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 451 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Tionesta is the 939th largest community in Pennsylvania. Tionesta has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic boroughs.
Unlike some boroughs, Tionesta isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Tionesta are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Tionesta is a borough of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Tionesta who work in office and administrative support (16.06%), maintenance occupations (8.03%), and sales jobs (7.30%).
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!) Tionesta 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. Tionesta has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Tionesta than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Tionesta may be for you.
Tionesta is a small borough, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The citizens of Tionesta are slightly better educated than the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns, with 21.53% of adults in Tionesta having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Tionesta in 2010 was $23,652, which is middle income relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $94,608 for a family of four.
The people who call Tionesta home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Tionesta residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Tionesta include Irish, English, Polish, and Swedish.
The most common language spoken in Tionesta is English. Other important languages spoken here include Serbo-Croatian and Laotian.