Claysville is a tiny borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 818 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Claysville is the 833rd largest community in Pennsylvania. Claysville 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, Claysville is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Claysville is a borough of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Claysville who work in sales jobs (14.79%), healthcare (9.77%), and personal care services (7.77%).
Of important note, Claysville is also a borough of artists. Claysville has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Claysville’s character.
Also of interest is that Claysville has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Overall, Claysville’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
Being a small borough, Claysville does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
In terms of college education, the citizens of Claysville rank slightly lower than the national average. 15.91% of adults 25 and older in Claysville have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.
The per capita income in Claysville in 2018 was $27,356, which is middle income relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $109,424 for a family of four. However, Claysville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Claysville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Claysville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Claysville include Irish, German, English, Scots-Irish, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Claysville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Italian.