County Profile

The Lancaster County Profile report is a compilation of selected economic, geographic and demographic data compared with the state information. This statistical snapshot includes information in the following areas:

  • Population of the county (based on U.S. Census estimates for the county and state total with gender, race and age distribution)
  • Veteran income and unemployment rate
  • Online job postings
  • Labor force and unemployment (resident based) rate
  • Personal income (per capita, total and median household)
  • Top 10 employers
  • Employment and wages by industry sector
  • Wages by major occupational group
The first page of the Lancaster County Profile is resident based whereas the second page indicates job information which may or may not employ county residents. 


The Lancaster County Profile is published by the Pennsylvania Department of Labor & Industry, Center for Workforce Information & Analysis (CWIA).