Fredonia, PA

Fredonia profile

Living in Fredonia

Fredonia is a tiny borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 436 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Fredonia is the 1008th largest community in Pennsylvania. Much of the housing stock in Fredonia was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic boroughs in the country.

When you are in Fredonia, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 37.14% of Fredonia’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Fredonia is a borough of professionals, production and manufacturing workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Fredonia who work in office and administrative support (11.43%), healthcare (11.43%), and management occupations (6.29%).

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, Fredonia is worth considering.

Being a small borough, Fredonia does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.

The rate of college-level education in Fredonia is quite a bit lower than the national average among all cities of 21.84%: just 11.67% of people here over 25 have a bachelor's degree or an advanced degree.

The per capita income in Fredonia in 2018 was $24,747, which is lower middle income relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $98,988 for a family of four. However, Fredonia contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Fredonia home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Fredonia residents report their race to be White. Important ancestries of people in Fredonia include German, Irish, English, Scottish, and Italian.

The most common language spoken in Fredonia is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Polish.