Windber is a very small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 3,974 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Windber is the 358th largest community in Pennsylvania. Windber has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic boroughs.
Unlike some boroughs where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Windber is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Windber is a borough of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Windber who work in office and administrative support (14.91%), sales jobs (10.59%), and management occupations (10.09%).
Being a small borough, Windber does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The education level of Windber citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 17.98% of adults 25 and older in Windber have a college degree.
The per capita income in Windber in 2010 was $20,511, which is lower middle income relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $82,044 for a family of four.
The people who call Windber home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Windber residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Windber include Italian, Irish, Slovak, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Windber is English. Other important languages spoken here include Indic languages and Slavic languages.