McDonald is a very small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 2,050 people and five constituent neighborhoods, McDonald is the 582nd largest community in Pennsylvania. McDonald has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic boroughs.
Unlike some boroughs, McDonald isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in McDonald are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, McDonald is a borough of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in McDonald who work in office and administrative support (14.86%), sales jobs (9.45%), and management occupations (8.60%).
The education level of McDonald citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 17.79% of adults 25 and older in McDonald have a college degree.
The per capita income in McDonald in 2018 was $24,125, which is lower middle income relative to Pennsylvania and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $96,500 for a family of four. However, McDonald contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call McDonald home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of McDonald residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in McDonald include German, Irish, Italian, Polish, and English.
The most common language spoken in McDonald is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Slavic languages.