Media inquiries may be directed to Colin McEvoy, Director of Communications, at (610) 266-3817 or cmcevoy@lehighvalley.org.

Press Releases

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Document Repository

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2016 Annual Report


Spotlight Lehigh Valley

The cover of Spotlight Lehigh Valley, the 24-page feature in American Way, the American Airlines in-flight magazine. The digital version is now available online.

The cover of Spotlight Lehigh Valley, the 24-page feature in American Way, the American Airlines in-flight magazine. The digital version is now available online.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Don Cunningham Bio

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Lehigh ValleyQuick Facts

  • Industry Spotlight

    14.2% of Labor Force
    Employed in Professional & Business Services
    Q4 2016

  • By the Numbers
    $37 Billion

    Gross Domestic Product

  • Investor Spotlight
    City Center Lehigh Valley
  • Industry Spotlight

    10.2% of Labor Force
    Employed in Manufacturing
    Q4 2016

  • By the Numbers
    $4.3 Billion

    Exports (2015)

  • Investor Spotlight
    Air Products
  • Industry Spotlight

    1325 Total Office Buildings

  • By the Numbers
    $58,134

    Median Household Income

  • Investor Spotlight
    PPL Electric Utilities
  • Industry Spotlight

    1707 Total Industrial Buildings

  • By the Numbers
    24,400

    New Jobs Created Over Past 5 Years

  • Investor Spotlight
    National Penn
  • Industry Spotlight

    4.8% Industrial
    Vacancy Rate

  • By the Numbers
    658,477

    Population

  • Investor Spotlight
    Olympus
  • Industry Spotlight

    8.8% Office
    Vacancy Rate

  • By the Numbers
    336,100

    Labor Force

  • Investor Spotlight
    Lutron Electronics
  • Industry Spotlight

    10% of Labor Force
    Employed in Leisure & Hospitality
    Q4 2016

  • By the Numbers
    4,359

    Technology Patents from 2000-2013

  • Investor Spotlight
    Mack Trucks
  • Industry Spotlight

    1.6% of Labor Force
    Employed in Food & Beverage Manufacturing
    Q4 2016

  • By the Numbers
    25 Million

    Office Inventory (Square Feet)

  • Investor Spotlight
    UGI
  • By the Numbers
    108 Million

    Industrial Inventory (Square Feet)

  • Investor Spotlight
    NFI