Events

  • Feb27

    2020 State of Lehigh County with County Executive Phillips Armstrong

    Save the date for the 2020 State of Lehigh County event with County Executive Phillips Armstrong. The event will be held as a mixer and address on Thursday, February 27 from 4 - 6 p.m. inside the PNC Club Level at Coca-Cola Park. [caption id="attachment_17876" align="alignleft" width="150"] Phillips Armstrong[/caption] 4 - 5 p.m. Networking m [...]

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  • Mar19

    2020 LVEDC Annual Meeting

    Save the date! The 2020 LVEDC Annual Meeting will be held on Thursday, March 19 at the ArtsQuest Center at SteelStacks. 2019 was a year of incredible success for the Lehigh Valley. The region saw a record number of projects and earned national media attention for the balanced mix of assets that the Lehigh Valley offers. The economic output of th [...]

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  • Apr16

    2020 State of Northampton County address and breakfast with County Executive Lamont McClure

    Join us for a breakfast address and networking event with County Executive Lamont McClure as he presents the 2020 State of Northampton County. Lamont McClure, County Executive for Northampton County, welcomes guests to join him at a breakfast that will include the annual State of the County update on Thursday, April 16. The breakfast address wil [...]

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Lehigh ValleyQuick Facts

By the Numbers
$40.1 Billion

Gross Domestic Product

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City Center Lehigh Valley
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11% of Labor Force
Employed in Manufacturing

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$3.65 Billion

Exports

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Air Products
By the Numbers
$62,489

Median Household Income

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PPL Electric Utilities
By the Numbers
26,000

New Jobs Created Over Past 5 Years

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669,899

Population

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Olympus
By the Numbers
345,260

Labor Force

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

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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

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$7.4 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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10,328 degrees awarded by colleges and universities

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Fuling
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81,000 employed in "Eds & Meds" sectors

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26.97%

Population between ages 18 and 34

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