Documents and Resources

In 2016, the Perry County EDA commissioned an analysis by Penn State University Cooperative Extension’s Department of Economic and Community Development to establish professional growth possibilities in the area.

With a lower than state average unemployment rate, easy access to major highways and metro areas, a vibrant, hardworking population and a supportive business climate, Perry County is ripe for new business.

Projected Growth Sectors:

  • Health care and social assistance

  • Construction

  • Education services

  • Professional and business services

  • Research

  • Mining

  • Leisure and hospitality

  • Financial activities

  • Wholesale trade

  • Retail trade

  • Other services

  • State and local government

  • Transportation and warehousing

If you’re interested in learning more about living and working in Perry County, please contact us today at or by calling 717-582-0367.

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Documents and Resources

Board Meeting Minutes