Events

  • Feb25

    State of Lehigh County with County Executive Phillips Armstrong

    Save the date for the 2021 State of Lehigh County event with County Executive Phillips Armstrong on Thursday, February 25th at 4:00PM. Details and agenda TBA. There is no cost to attend, but registration is required. Please register with the form below or email Liz Martin at [email protected] Sponsorship is available. [gravityfor [...]

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  • Mar16

    2021 Annual Meeting

    The LVEDC Virtual Annual Meeting will highlight the economic development projects and activity from 2020 and recognize the companies and individuals that have contributed to the region’s growth. Join us as we celebrate the success stories of 2020 and look ahead to new initiatives in 2021 and beyond. Sponsorship is available, please email Liz M [...]

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Lehigh ValleyQuick Facts

By the Numbers
$41.2 Billion

2018 Gross Domestic Product

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City Center Lehigh Valley
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10.6% of Labor Force
Employed in Manufacturing

By the Numbers
$3.8 Billion

Exports in 2019

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Air Products
By the Numbers
$65,119

Median Household Income

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PPL Electric Utilities
By the Numbers
672,907

Population

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Olympus
By the Numbers
358,000

Labor Force

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Lutron Electronics
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26.1% of Labor Force
Employed in "Eds & Meds" sectors

By the Numbers
5,073

Technology Patents

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Mack Trucks
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UGI
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NFI
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14% of the total community college degrees awarded in PA

By the Numbers
$7.3 Billion

Manufacturing Contribution to GDP

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BB&T
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69th largest metropolitan area in the U.S. by population

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Seedcopa
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10,754 degrees awarded by Lehigh Valley colleges (2017-18 academic year)

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Fuling
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85,000 employed in "Eds & Meds" sectors

By the Numbers
149,000

Population between ages 18 and 34

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