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Careers, Jobs and Education Resources for: Northampton County, Pennsylvania

Northampton County is a county located in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. It was formed in 1752 from parts of Bucks County. As of 2000, the population was 267,066. Its county seat is Easton. Northampton County is located in Pennsylvania's Lehigh Valley, while the northern edge borders on the Poconos. The eastern section of the county directly borders the Delaware River. The county is one of the most industrially-oriented regions in the nation, producing anthracite coal, cement, and other industrial products. Bethlehem Steel, once one of the world's largest manufacturers of steel, was located there prior to its 2003 closing. (from wikipedia)

General Information
Pennsylvania State$122,439 Average House Value (as of 2000)
290,476 Population (as of 2000)$48,133 Average House Income (as of 2000)
315,060 Population (current)385.1 Square Miles of Land
2.0 Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)0.9 Square Miles of Water

Business Information
6,594 Number of Businesses (as of 2003)$822,426,000 Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)
103,882 Number of Employees (as of 2003)$3,435,893,000 Total Annual Payroll (as of 2003)

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