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. Wyalusing has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic boroughs in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some boroughs, Wyalusing isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Wyalusing are a mix 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
Residents will find that the borough is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Wyalusing is worth considering.
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Wyalusing spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 17.06 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the borough are less than they would otherwise be.
Being a small borough, Wyalusing does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.