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Local Growing Industries

The Following information was provided by the Chamber of Business and Industry of Centre County:


Growing Industries in Centre County 1990-2001

Industry Employment
Increase
% Increase
Agricultural Services 277 80.0
Paper & Allied Products 145 245.8
Furniture and Fixtures 171 219.2
Rubber and Miscellaneous 181 163.1
Printing, Publishing 155 20.6
Communications 133 28.2
Finance, Insurance 199 14.3
Business, Legal, Engineering 636 20.8
Transportation 559 51.0
Wholesale Trade 257 25.6
Hotels and Lodging 434 37.2
Amusement and Recreation 336 76.4
Retail Trade 1286 21.2
Health 1778 68.2
Education: Elementary, Secondary 752 32
Education: Colleges, University 4407 37.9

Source: Penn State Data Center