West Leechburg is a very small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 1,273 people and just one neighborhood, West Leechburg is the 723rd largest community in Pennsylvania.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some boroughs where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, West Leechburg is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, West Leechburg is a borough of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in West Leechburg who work in office and administrative support (13.09%), sales jobs (7.75%) and management occupations (6.79%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, West Leechburg is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making West Leechburg a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The borough’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, West Leechburg has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, West Leechburg’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.