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

Perry County is a county located in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania and is one of three counties comprising the Harrisburg–Carlisle Metropolitan Statistical Area. As of 2004, the population is 44,652. The center of population of Pennsylvania is located in Perry County, in the borough of Duncannon . Perry County was part of Cumberland County. Perry County was formed at least in part because residents did not want to travel over the mountain to Carlisle (the county seat of Cumberland County). Perry County's county seat is New Bloomfield. It was created on March 22, 1820, and was named after Oliver Hazard Perry, hero of the War of 1812, who had recently died. As of August 2005, it was one of only two counties in Pennsylvania without a permanent traffic light. However since that date, a traf... (from wikipedia)

General Information
Pennsylvania State$93,023 Average House Value (as of 2000)
45,566 Population (as of 2000)$40,172 Average House Income (as of 2000)
44,303 Population (current)537.0 Square Miles of Land
2.0 Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)0.5 Square Miles of Water

Business Information
822 Number of Businesses (as of 2003)$33,283,000 Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)
6,564 Number of Employees (as of 2003)$144,016,000 Total Annual Payroll (as of 2003)

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