Union City is a very small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 3,217 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Union City is the 431st largest community in Pennsylvania. Union City has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic boroughs in the country.
Union City is a blue-collar town, with 45.92% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Union City is a borough of service providers, professionals, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Union City who work in office and administrative support (8.93%), sales jobs (6.24%), and personal care services (5.88%).
Of important note, Union City is also a borough of artists. Union City has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Union City’s character.
As is often the case in a small borough, Union City doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The percentage of people in Union City with college degrees is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%: just 12.36% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Union City in 2010 was $17,364, which is low income relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $69,456 for a family of four.
The people who call Union City home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Union City residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Union City include Irish, English, Italian, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Union City is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.