Walnutport is a very small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 2,061 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Walnutport is the 592nd largest community in Pennsylvania.
Unlike some boroughs where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Walnutport is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Walnutport is a borough of sales and office workers, service providers, and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Walnutport who work in office and administrative support (17.22%), sales jobs (8.40%), and personal care services (7.88%).
Also of interest is that Walnutport has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
In Walnutport, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 31.34 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
Walnutport 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.
In Walnutport, just 12.58% of people have at least a bachelor's degree, which is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%.
The per capita income in Walnutport in 2010 was $28,172, which is upper middle income relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $112,688 for a family of four. However, Walnutport contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Walnutport home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Walnutport residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Walnutport include Italian, Pennsylvania German, Dutch, and Irish.
The most common language spoken in Walnutport is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and West Germanic languages.