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 an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic boroughs.
When you are in Union City, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 40.56% of Union City’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. 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 (9.83%), food service (7.32%), and healthcare (5.78%).
Being a small borough, Union City does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
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 10.94% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Union City in 2010 was $18,126, which is low income relative to Pennsylvania, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $72,504 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 Polish and African languages.