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Expand or Relocate to Pennsylvania
      

Pennsylvania Business Data

Relocate or Expand to Pennsylvania

PA business climate, manufacturer incentives, and advantages of local communities

Business Data for Pennsylvania


Population
12,604,767

Total Labor Force
6,414,162

Unemployment Rate
4.8%

# Manufacturers
15,058

Manufacturing Jobs
738,759

Right to Work
No

Unemp. Insurance Tax
2.677–13.9976%


Manufacturing stats updated on 11/13/2017. All other data updated on 11/13/2017. IndustryNet is not responsible for errors or omissions.
 
Corporate Income Tax
9.99%

Sales Tax
6%

Property Tax
No tax on person property. Real property is taxed at the local level with rates varying between counties and municipalities.

Leading Mfg. Industries
(by # of employees)
12% Industrial machinery and equipment
12% Food and kindred products
11% Fabricated metal products
9% Chemicals and allied products
7% Rubber and miscellaneous plastic products

Largest Mfg. Employers
(by # of employees)
Merck & Co., Inc. (West Point) - 9,500
East Penn Mfg. Co., Inc. (Lyon Station) - 7,000
Boeing Defense, Space & Security (Ridley Park) - 5,200
Siemens Medical Solutions USA, Inc. (Malvern) - 5,000
Endo Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Malvern) - 4,566
 
Counties with the Most Mfg. Jobs
Montgomery - 80,933
Allegheny - 77,485
Lancaster - 48,527
Chester - 42,068
Philadelphia - 41,908

Cities with the Most Mfg. Jobs
Philadelphia - 41,241
Pittsburgh - 39,877
York - 22,612
Erie - 17,786
Lancaster - 17,274

Mfg. Related Business Incentives
• Industrial Resource Centers
• Enterprise Zones
• First Industries Fund
• Machinery and Equipment Loan Fund (MELF)
• Community Economic Development Loans
• New Pennsylvania Venture Capital Investment Program
• Research & Development Tax Credit
• Technology Commercialization Initiative
• Technology Development Grant Program
• Job Creation Tax Credit (JCTC)
• Keystone Innovation Zone (KIZ)
• Research & Development Tax Credit
• Infrastructure and Facilities Improvement Program
• Industrial Sites Reuse Program (ISRP)
• Tax Increment Financing (TIF) Guarantee Program
• Export Financing Program

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