Venango is a tiny borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 243 people and just one neighborhood, Venango is the 1010th largest community in Pennsylvania. Venango has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic boroughs in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Venango, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 35.92% of Venango’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Venango is a borough of professionals, service providers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Venango who work in office and administrative support (8.74%), management occupations (8.74%) and teaching (7.77%).
A relatively large number of people in Venango telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 7.92% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Setting & Lifestyle
The borough is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Venango has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Venango a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
As is often the case in a small borough, Venango doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.