Tyrone is a somewhat small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 5,353 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Tyrone is the 261st largest community in Pennsylvania. Much of the housing stock in Tyrone was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic boroughs in the country.
Unlike some boroughs, Tyrone isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Tyrone are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Tyrone is a borough of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Tyrone who work in office and administrative support (12.22%), sales jobs (11.65%), and management occupations (6.26%).
Being a small borough, Tyrone does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
In terms of college education, Tyrone is nearly on par with the US average for all cities of 21.84%: 18.76% of adults 25 and older in Tyrone have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Tyrone in 2010 was $22,037, which is lower middle income relative to Pennsylvania, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $88,148 for a family of four. However, Tyrone contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Tyrone home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Tyrone residents report their race to be White. Important ancestries of people in Tyrone include Irish, English, Italian, and Dutch.
The most common language spoken in Tyrone is English. Other important languages spoken here include German and Spanish.