Verona is a very small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 2,442 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Verona is the 532nd largest community in Pennsylvania. Verona has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic boroughs.
Verona is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Verona is a borough of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Verona who work in office and administrative support (17.77%), sales jobs (9.34%), and food service (7.78%).
For a small borough, Verona has a lot of people who use public transit to get to work, and those that do mostly ride the bus. This suggests that a real need for low-cost transportation in Verona exists, and local transit is helping to meet that need.
The percentage of adults in Verona with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 15.73% of adults in Verona have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Verona in 2010 was $20,308, which is lower middle income relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $81,232 for a family of four.
The people who call Verona home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Verona residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Verona include Irish, Italian, Polish, and English.
The most common language spoken in Verona is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Serbo-Croatian.