Vanderbilt is a tiny borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 468 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Vanderbilt is the 943rd largest community in Pennsylvania. Vanderbilt has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic boroughs in the country.
Vanderbilt is a blue-collar town, with 43.59% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Vanderbilt is a borough of transportation and shipping workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Vanderbilt who work in management occupations (17.95%), personal care services (7.69%), and healthcare (6.41%).
One downside of living in Vanderbilt is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Vanderbilt, the average commute to work is 33.40 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
Vanderbilt 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 percentage of adults in Vanderbilt with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 13.12% of adults in Vanderbilt have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Vanderbilt in 2010 was $19,762, 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 $79,048 for a family of four. However, Vanderbilt contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Vanderbilt home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Vanderbilt residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Vanderbilt include Irish, English, Italian, and Welsh.
The most common language spoken in Vanderbilt is English. Other important languages spoken here include African languages and Hebrew.