Population and Labor

Northeastern Pennsylvania is an affordable and enjoyable place to live and work.

Pennsylvania’s Northeast Labor Force

38,731 Total Establishments
Total Establishments By Size
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530,414 Total Employees
Total Employees By Major SIC
 Total%
Agricultural, Forestry, Fishing (SIC Range 01-09)3,3700.78
Mining (SIC 10-14) 9550.22
Construction (SIC 15-17)15,0433.47
Manufacturing (SIC 20-39)40,6569.38
Transporation and Communications (SIC 40-49)21,1384.88
Wholesale Trade (SIC 50-51)19,1414.42
Retail Trade (SIC 52-59)89,92720.75
Finance, Insurance And Real Estate (SIC 60-69)23,3015.38
Services (SIC 70-89)181,49441.88
Public Administration (SIC 90-98)35,4468.18
Unclassified (SIC 99)2,9110.67

Pennsylvania’s Northeast Demographics Report

1,075,489 Total Population (2022)
Individuals
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Race

 TotalPercent (%)
White953,54189.89
Black48,5724.58
American Indian2,1100.2
Asian12,2801.16
Pacific Islander2700.03
Other26,5292.5
Multirace17,4681.65
Hispanic84,8828

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Labor Force

 TotalPercent (%)
Employed460,68389.6
Unemployed52,72710.26
In Armed Forces745
Not In Labor Force336,883
Households
429,720 Households
283,710 Families

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Type of Home

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Household Income

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