Wyalusing is a tiny borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 579 people and just one neighborhood, Wyalusing is the 907th largest community in Pennsylvania. Much of the housing stock in Wyalusing was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic boroughs in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some boroughs where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Wyalusing is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Wyalusing is a borough of professionals, service providers and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Wyalusing who work in teaching (21.62%), food service (9.46%) and healthcare suport services (6.76%).
And if you like science, one thing you'll find is that Wyalusing has lots of scientists living in town - whether they be life scientists, physical scientists (like astronomers), or social scientists (like geographers!). So, if you're scientific-minded, you might like it here too.
Setting & Lifestyle
It is a fairly quiet borough because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Wyalusing has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Wyalusing has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Wyalusing than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Wyalusing may be for you.
Residents of the borough have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 17.06 minutes getting to work every day.
Wyalusing 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.