Core Industries

Breakdown of Core Industries

The steady growth and renewal of Huntingdon's economy has been largely due to the innovation and stability of both firms and institutions in the area. Old or new, the top industries in the area have been instrumental in shaping this community.

Private sector employment


 

Growth and Decline of Core Industries

Some of the most prominent changes in Huntingdon County's economy have been recorded between 2001 and 2011. Total employment has risen by about 1% in that time and certain industries have experienced a large percentage increase of their overall share of the local economy.

  • Arts, Recreation and Entertainment increased by 38.5%
  • Transportation increase by 33.6%
  • Professional Services experienced a rise of 27.1%
  • Health Care increased by 16.2%

 


Leading Local Businesses