Olyphant is a somewhat small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 5,023 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Olyphant is the 284th largest community in Pennsylvania.
Unlike some boroughs where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Olyphant is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Olyphant is a borough of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Olyphant who work in food service (11.08%), office and administrative support (9.68%), and sales jobs (7.94%).
Overall, Olyphant’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, Olyphant does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The education level of Olyphant citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 22.02% of adults in Olyphant have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Olyphant in 2018 was $25,945, 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 $103,780 for a family of four. However, Olyphant contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Olyphant is a somewhat ethnically-diverse borough. The people who call Olyphant home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Olyphant residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Olyphant also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 12.34% of the borough’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Olyphant include Italian, Polish, Irish, German, and Slovak.
The most common language spoken in Olyphant is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Spanish.