Careers, Jobs and Education Resources for: Norvelt, PA

Norvelt is an unincorporated community in Mount Pleasant Township, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, United States. Although the United States Census Bureau includes it in a census-designated place with the nearby community of Calumet, they are in reality two very different communities, each reflecting a different chapter in how the Great Depression affected rural Pennsylvanians. Calumet was a typical "patch town", built by a single company to house coal miners as cheaply as possible. The closing of the Calumet mine during the Great Depression caused enormous hardship in an era when unemployment compensation and welfare payments were non-existent. On the other hand, Norvelt was created during the depression by the US federal government as a model community, intended to increase the sta... (from wikipedia)

General Information
Westmoreland County459 Population (as of 2000)
Pennsylvania State0 Population (current)
0.5 Square Miles of Land2.0 Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)
0.0 Square Miles of Water$91,700 Average House Value (as of 2000)
$37,500 Average House Income (as of 2000)

Business Information
25 Number of Businesses (as of 2003)$1,956,000 Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)
328 Number of Employees (as of 2003)$7,138,000 Total Annual Payroll (as of 2003)

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