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Indiana County

In the Christmas Tree Capital of the world, you’ll find rich traditions and forward-thinking values. Indiana County is home to iconic cultural assets like one of Pennsylvania’s top five trails and the “It’s A Wonderful Life” festival, as well as the largest university in the PaSSHE: Indiana University of Pennsylvania. With acres of available developable land at their disposal, industry-leading ventures can be in good company with neighbors like the National Center for Defense Manufacturing and Machining and one of the county’s newest developments: the 836,000-square-foot Urban Outfitters Distribution Center.

Key Real Estate Developments:
Windy Ridge Business and Technology Park

Opportunities:

Windy Ridge Business and Technology Park offers pad-ready and shovel-ready parcels ranging from 2 to 10 acres in size.

Types of Spaces:

A dozen Greenfield parcels suitable for Industrial/Distribution, Manufacturing, Office

More Information

Demographics & Workforce

84,501

Population (2018)

$46,306

Median Household Income (2018)

40,823

Total Labor Force (2018)

$46,093

Mean Earnings per Job

706

2017-2018 Public High School Graduates

64.0%

Post-Secondary Placement Rate

Sources: Bureau of Economic Analysis, PA Department of Education, PA Department of Labor & Industry, U.S. Census Bureau, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

55,950

Population 25+

89.6%
22.7%
High School Degree +
Bachelor’s Degree +

Sources: Bureau of Economic Analysis, PA Department of Education, PA Department of Labor & Industry, U.S. Census Bureau, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

Economy

$4,104,511,814

GDP (2018)

29,638

Total Jobs

1,965

Total Number of Employers (2018)

36,875

Total Employed Residents (2018)

*4.9%

Unemployment Rate

*pre-COVID-19 unemployment rate

Top Private Employers

Employer Est. Employment
Education
Indiana University of Pennsylvania
1,400
Healthcare
Indiana Regional Medical Center
1,200
Pharmaceutical
Diamond Drugs, Inc
1,000
Energy
NRG Energy
720
Financial
S&T Bank
560
Retail
Walmart Supercenter
500
Financial
First Commonwealth Bank
320
Manufacturing
Specialty Tires of America, Inc
300
Manufacturing
NORMA Pennsylvania
260
Coal Mining
Rosebud Mining
220

Sources: Pennsylvania Department of Labor & Industry, Pennsylvania Department of Health, Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection, Pittsburgh Regional Alliance,

Economic
Development
Contact:

Byron Stauffer, Jr.
Executive Director, Indiana County Center for Economic Operations
801 Water St
Indiana, PA 15701-1705
Phone:
724-465-3161
Fax:
724-465-3150