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Economic Development Data

Economic Development — Resident Employment and Unemployment, Chester County

Source: US Census Burea (see below).

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Geography Population 16 years and over In labor force % In labor force In labor force - Civilian labor force % In labor force - Civilian labor force In labor force - Civilian labor force - Employed % In labor force - Civilian labor force - Employed In labor force - Civilian labor force - Unemployed % In labor force - Civilian labor force - Unemployed In labor force - Armed Forces % In labor force - Armed Forces Not In labor force % Not in labor force
Chester County 414,735 284,859 68.7% 284,638 68.6% 273,363 65.9% 11,275 2.7% 221 0.1% 129,876 31.3%
Atglen Boro. 984 $766 77.8% 766 77.8% 699 71.0% 67 6.8% 0 0.0% 218 22.2%
Avondale Boro. 1,013 $826 81.5% 826 81.5% 795 78.5% 31 3.1% 0 0.0% 187 18.5%
Birmingham Twp. 3,276 $2,148 65.6% 2,148 65.6% 2,063 63.0% 85 2.6% 0 0.0% 1,128 34.4%
Caln Twp. 11,833 $8,164 69.0% 8,164 69.0% 7,796 65.9% 368 3.1% 0 0.0% 3,669 31.0%
Charlestown Twp. 4,827 $3,176 65.8% 3,176 65.8% 3,004 62.2% 172 3.6% 0 0.0% 1,651 34.2%
Coatesville City 9,375 $6,366 67.9% 6,366 67.9% 5,803 61.9% 563 6.0% 0 0.0% 3,009 32.1%
Downingtown Boro. 6,440 $4,945 76.8% 4,945 76.8% 4,744 73.7% 201 3.1% 0 0.0% 1,495 23.2%
East Bradford Twp. 8,164 $5,648 69.2% 5,648 69.2% 5,493 67.3% 155 1.9% 0 0.0% 2,516 30.8%
East Brandywine Twp. 6,463 $4,437 68.7% 4,437 68.7% 4,203 65.0% 234 3.6% 0 0.0% 2,026 31.3%
East Caln Twp. 3,830 $2,859 74.6% 2,859 74.6% 2,688 70.2% 171 4.5% 0 0.0% 971 25.4%
East Coventry Twp. 5,284 $3,682 69.7% 3,666 69.4% 3,524 66.7% 142 2.7% 16 0.3% 1,602 30.3%
East Fallowfield Twp. 5,657 $4,164 73.6% 4,113 72.7% 3,872 68.4% 241 4.3% 51 0.9% 1,493 26.4%
East Goshen Twp. 15,563 $9,105 58.5% 9,090 58.4% 8,765 56.3% 325 2.1% 15 0.1% 6,458 41.5%
East Marlborough Twp. 6,117 $4,061 66.4% 4,061 66.4% 3,987 65.2% 74 1.2% 0 0.0% 2,056 33.6%
East Nantmeal Twp. 1,376 $888 64.5% 888 64.5% 856 62.2% 32 2.3% 0 0.0% 488 35.5%
East Nottingham Twp. 6,611 $4,936 74.7% 4,917 74.4% 4,663 70.5% 254 3.8% 19 0.3% 1,675 25.3%
East Pikeland Twp. 6,048 $4,533 75.0% 4,533 75.0% 4,410 72.9% 123 2.0% 0 0.0% 1,515 25.0%
East Vincent Twp. 5,626 $3,634 64.6% 3,634 64.6% 3,538 62.9% 96 1.7% 0 0.0% 1,992 35.4%
East Whiteland Twp. 9,584 $7,114 74.2% 7,114 74.2% 6,963 72.7% 151 1.6% 0 0.0% 2,470 25.8%
Easttown Twp. 8,122 $5,229 64.4% 5,229 64.4% 4,998 61.5% 231 2.8% 0 0.0% 2,893 35.6%
Elk Twp. 1,432 $1,047 73.1% 1,047 73.1% 1,023 71.4% 24 1.7% 0 0.0% 385 26.9%
Elverson Boro. 1,244 $629 50.6% 629 50.6% 600 48.2% 29 2.3% 0 0.0% 615 49.4%
Franklin Twp. 3,588 $2,558 71.3% 2,558 71.3% 2,457 68.5% 101 2.8% 0 0.0% 1,030 28.7%
Highland Twp. 1,003 $723 72.1% 723 72.1% 677 67.5% 46 4.6% 0 0.0% 280 27.9%
Honey Brook Boro. 1,468 $1,136 77.4% 1,136 77.4% 1,096 74.7% 40 2.7% 0 0.0% 332 22.6%
Honey Brook Twp. 6,350 $3,582 56.4% 3,582 56.4% 3,505 55.2% 77 1.2% 0 0.0% 2,768 43.6%
Kennett Square Boro. 5,088 $3,867 76.0% 3,867 76.0% 3,751 73.7% 116 2.3% 0 0.0% 1,221 24.0%
Kennett Twp. 6,701 $4,174 62.3% 4,174 62.3% 4,009 59.8% 165 2.5% 0 0.0% 2,527 37.7%
London Britain Twp. 2,453 $1,676 68.3% 1,676 68.3% 1,593 64.9% 83 3.4% 0 0.0% 777 31.7%
London Grove Twp. 6,384 $4,527 70.9% 4,527 70.9% 4,328 67.8% 199 3.1% 0 0.0% 1,857 29.1%
Londonderry Twp. 1,927 $1,314 68.2% 1,305 67.7% 1,234 64.0% 71 3.7% 9 0.5% 613 31.8%
Lower Oxford Twp. 4,240 $2,786 65.7% 2,786 65.7% 2,620 61.8% 166 3.9% 0 0.0% 1,454 34.3%
Malvern Boro. 2,954 $2,190 74.1% 2,190 74.1% 2,062 69.8% 128 4.3% 0 0.0% 764 25.9%
Modena Boro. 542 $391 72.1% 391 72.1% 347 64.0% 44 8.1% 0 0.0% 151 27.9%
New Garden Twp. 9,759 $6,872 70.4% 6,872 70.4% 6,597 67.6% 275 2.8% 0 0.0% 2,887 29.6%
New London Twp. 4,545 $3,165 69.6% 3,165 69.6% 3,044 67.0% 121 2.7% 0 0.0% 1,380 30.4%
Newlin Twp. 982 $620 63.1% 620 63.1% 602 61.3% 18 1.8% 0 0.0% 362 36.9%
North Coventry Twp. 6,450 $4,465 69.2% 4,459 69.1% 4,252 65.9% 207 3.2% 6 0.1% 1,985 30.8%
Oxford Boro. 3,867 $2,506 64.8% 2,506 64.8% 2,336 60.4% 170 4.4% 0 0.0% 1,361 35.2%
Parkesburg Boro. 2,846 $2,062 72.5% 2,062 72.5% 1,994 70.1% 68 2.4% 0 0.0% 784 27.5%
Penn Twp. 4,429 $2,297 51.9% 2,297 51.9% 2,171 49.0% 126 2.8% 0 0.0% 2,132 48.1%
Pennsbury Twp. 2,947 $1,468 49.8% 1,468 49.8% 1,422 48.3% 46 1.6% 0 0.0% 1,479 50.2%
Phoenixville Boro. 13,665 $10,332 75.6% 10,314 75.5% 9,873 72.3% 441 3.2% 18 0.1% 3,333 24.4%
Pocopson Twp. 4,110 $1,512 36.8% 1,508 36.7% 1,458 35.5% 50 1.2% 4 0.1% 2,598 63.2%
Sadsbury Twp. 3,088 $2,373 76.8% 2,373 76.8% 2,347 76.0% 26 0.8% 0 0.0% 715 23.2%
Schuylkill Twp. 6,649 $4,932 74.2% 4,932 74.2% 4,851 73.0% 81 1.2% 0 0.0% 1,717 25.8%
South Coatesville Boro. 1,116 $797 71.4% 797 71.4% 748 67.0% 49 4.4% 0 0.0% 319 28.6%
South Coventry Twp. 2,030 $1,452 71.5% 1,452 71.5% 1,402 69.1% 50 2.5% 0 0.0% 578 28.5%
Spring City Boro. 2,745 $1,899 69.2% 1,899 69.2% 1,816 66.2% 83 3.0% 0 0.0% 846 30.8%
Thornbury Twp. 2,576 $1,772 68.8% 1,772 68.8% 1,715 66.6% 57 2.2% 0 0.0% 804 31.2%
Tredyffrin Twp. 23,335 $15,451 66.2% 15,427 66.1% 14,853 63.7% 574 2.5% 24 0.1% 7,884 33.8%
Upper Oxford Twp. 1,912 $1,312 68.6% 1,312 68.6% 1,259 65.8% 53 2.8% 0 0.0% 600 31.4%
Upper Uwchlan Twp. 8,547 $6,192 72.4% 6,192 72.4% 5,975 69.9% 217 2.5% 0 0.0% 2,355 27.6%
Uwchlan Twp. 14,788 $10,692 72.3% 10,692 72.3% 10,427 70.5% 265 1.8% 0 0.0% 4,096 27.7%
Valley Twp. 6,040 $4,029 66.7% 4,029 66.7% 3,872 64.1% 157 2.6% 0 0.0% 2,011 33.3%
Wallace Twp. 2,836 $1,906 67.2% 1,906 67.2% 1,809 63.8% 97 3.4% 0 0.0% 930 32.8%
Warwick Twp. 2,107 $1,430 67.9% 1,414 67.1% 1,378 65.4% 36 1.7% 16 0.8% 677 32.1%
West Bradford Twp. 9,790 $7,391 75.5% 7,391 75.5% 7,094 72.5% 297 3.0% 0 0.0% 2,399 24.5%
West Brandywine Twp. 6,482 $4,381 67.6% 4,381 67.6% 4,190 64.6% 191 2.9% 0 0.0% 2,101 32.4%
West Caln Twp. 7,753 $5,316 68.6% 5,316 68.6% 5,108 65.9% 208 2.7% 0 0.0% 2,437 31.4%
West Chester Boro. 18,248 $12,879 70.6% 12,879 70.6% 12,200 66.9% 679 3.7% 0 0.0% 5,369 29.4%
West Fallowfield Twp. 2,025 $1,375 67.9% 1,375 67.9% 1,332 65.8% 43 2.1% 0 0.0% 650 32.1%
West Goshen Twp. 18,990 $13,300 70.0% 13,300 70.0% 12,747 67.1% 553 2.9% 0 0.0% 5,690 30.0%
West Grove Boro. 2,194 $1,702 77.6% 1,702 77.6% 1,649 75.2% 53 2.4% 0 0.0% 492 22.4%
West Marlborough Twp. 768 $517 67.3% 517 67.3% 501 65.2% 16 2.1% 0 0.0% 251 32.7%
West Nantmeal Twp. 1,679 $1,119 66.6% 1,119 66.6% 1,090 64.9% 29 1.7% 0 0.0% 560 33.4%
West Nottingham Twp. 2,149 $1,422 66.2% 1,422 66.2% 1,372 63.8% 50 2.3% 0 0.0% 727 33.8%
West Pikeland Twp. 3,339 $2,297 68.8% 2,297 68.8% 2,228 66.7% 69 2.1% 0 0.0% 1,042 31.2%
West Sadsbury Twp. 1,839 $1,229 66.8% 1,229 66.8% 1,177 64.0% 52 2.8% 0 0.0% 610 33.2%
West Vincent Twp. 4,250 $2,821 66.4% 2,821 66.4% 2,747 64.6% 74 1.7% 0 0.0% 1,429 33.6%
West Whiteland Twp. 14,645 $10,780 73.6% 10,737 73.3% 10,355 70.7% 382 2.6% 43 0.3% 3,865 26.4%
Westtown Twp. 8,636 $5,920 68.6% 5,920 68.6% 5,821 67.4% 99 1.1% 0 0.0% 2,716 31.4%
Willistown Twp. 9,012 $5,593 62.1% 5,593 62.1% 5,385 59.8% 208 2.3% 0 0.0% 3,419 37.9%

Source: US Census Bureau, DP03, Selected Economic Characteristics, 2015-2019 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates

Last Updated: Data accessed December 2020