Lehigh Valley

PREP Region Lehigh Valley

The valley is the fastest-growing and third-most populated region in Pennsylvania. Its infrastructure base allows for continued growth and development. Tremendous natural and recreational resources make for a high quality of life, and a broad and ever-expanding commercial and industrial base offers a diversity of high-quality employment opportunities. The region was recognized by business publication Site Selection magazine in March 2014 as the second-best performing region of its size for economic development in the entire United States.

Top Industries

  • Health Care & Social Assistance
  • Retail Trade
  • Manufacturing
  • Accommodation & Food Services
  • Transportation & Warehousing

Regional Employers