Windber, PA


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Living in Windber

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. Much of the housing stock in Windber was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic boroughs in the country.

Unlike some boroughs, Windber isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Windber are a mix 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 (15.32%), sales jobs (10.73%), and management occupations (7.40%).

As is often the case in a small borough, Windber doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.

The percentage of adults in Windber who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 20.19% of the adults in Windber have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Windber in 2010 was $21,841, which is lower middle income relative to Pennsylvania, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $87,364 for a family of four. However, Windber contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

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, Polish, and Slovak.

The most common language spoken in Windber is English. Other important languages spoken here include Indic languages and Hungarian.