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The Lehigh Valley is a vibrant and growing community. We have a $30 billion economy. We’re 90 minutes from New York and 60 minutes from Philadelphia. We have a strong infrastructure and diverse businesses and industry. Please enjoy this short video on the Greater Lehigh Valley.
Lehigh Valley Quick Facts
• A total of 30 million people within a 100-mile radius
• Within one-day drive to reach 1/3 of all American and 1/2 of all Canadian consumers
• 300,000 employed, 269,000 jobs at 15,300 companies
• Eleven institutions of higher learning enrolling more than 50,000 students
• A population of 643,000 featuring 245,000 households and a 332,000 person workforce
• Increasingly diverse business clusters focused on services and technology
• Home to two Fortune 500 companies: Air Products and PPL both in Allentown, Pa.
• Sixty-two interconnected municipalities offer diverse communities