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Lehigh Valley Invites Employers’ Input on Economic Impacts

By Colin McEvoy on March 18, 2020

The Lehigh Valley Economic Development Corporation (LVEDC), in conjunction with its regional economic partners, invites Lehigh Valley businesses to participate in the below survey about the impact of COVID-19 on the regional economy and your company. Responses will be collected through Sunday, March 22.

Create your own user feedback survey

Visit LVEDC’s COVID-19 resources and information website at lehighvalley.org/covid19

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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

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$3.8 Billion

Exports in 2019

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Air Products
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$65,119

Median Household Income

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PPL Electric Utilities
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672,907

Population

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Olympus
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358,000

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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$7.3 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

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149,000

Population between ages 18 and 34

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