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Economic Development Data

Economic Development — Residents by Occupation

Source: US Census Bureau (see below).

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Geography Civilian employed population 16 years & over Management, business, science, & arts occupations % management, business, science, & arts occupations Service occupations % service occupations Sales & office occupations % sales & office occupations Natural resources, construction, & maintenance occupations % natural resources, construction, & maintenance occupations Production, transportation, & material moving occupations % production, transportation, & material moving occupations
Chester County 264,255 130,581 49.4% 36,068 13.6% 58,309 22.1% 19,613 7.4% 19,684 7.4%
Atglen Boro. 804 $213 26.5% 175 21.8% 194 24.1% 78 9.7% 144 17.9%
Avondale Boro. 813 $151 18.6% 210 25.8% 73 9.0% 229 28.2% 150 18.5%
Birmingham Twp. 1,816 $1,154 63.5% 115 6.3% 411 22.6% 75 4.1% 61 3.4%
Caln Twp. 8,265 $3,365 40.7% 1,499 18.1% 1,917 23.2% 678 8.2% 806 9.8%
Charlestown Twp. 2,954 $1,712 58.0% 360 12.2% 748 25.3% 80 2.7% 54 1.8%
Coatesville City 5,567 $1,302 23.4% 1,676 30.1% 1,206 21.7% 590 10.6% 793 14.2%
Downingtown Boro. 4,589 $1,750 38.1% 745 16.2% 1,288 28.1% 402 8.8% 404 8.8%
East Bradford Twp. 5,213 $3,014 57.8% 508 9.7% 1,315 25.2% 222 4.3% 154 3.0%
East Brandywine Twp. 4,137 $2,788 67.4% 246 5.9% 725 17.5% 123 3.0% 255 6.2%
East Caln Twp. 2,653 $1,537 57.9% 307 11.6% 605 22.8% 53 2.0% 151 5.7%
East Coventry Twp. 3,380 $1,766 52.2% 364 10.8% 762 22.5% 210 6.2% 278 8.2%
East Fallowfield Twp. 4,045 $1,757 43.4% 628 15.5% 884 21.9% 374 9.2% 402 9.9%
East Goshen Twp. 8,844 $5,086 57.5% 909 10.3% 2,153 24.3% 210 2.4% 486 5.5%
East Marlborough Twp. 4,006 $2,229 55.6% 511 12.8% 783 19.5% 308 7.7% 175 4.4%
East Nantmeal Twp. 939 $500 53.2% 89 9.5% 196 20.9% 81 8.6% 73 7.8%
East Nottingham Twp. 4,424 $1,777 40.2% 559 12.6% 989 22.4% 738 16.7% 361 8.2%
East Pikeland Twp. 4,143 $2,256 54.5% 404 9.8% 945 22.8% 236 5.7% 302 7.3%
East Vincent Twp. 3,261 $1,693 51.9% 333 10.2% 817 25.1% 223 6.8% 195 6.0%
East Whiteland Twp. 5,940 $3,337 56.2% 892 15.0% 1,161 19.5% 269 4.5% 281 4.7%
Easttown Twp. 4,776 $3,302 69.1% 387 8.1% 914 19.1% 102 2.1% 71 1.5%
Elk Twp. 932 $427 45.8% 142 15.2% 182 19.5% 114 12.2% 67 7.2%
Elverson Boro. 605 $237 39.2% 118 19.5% 127 21.0% 54 8.9% 69 11.4%
Franklin Twp. 2,355 $1,151 48.9% 221 9.4% 441 18.7% 346 14.7% 196 8.3%
Highland Twp. 739 $266 36.0% 127 17.2% 139 18.8% 105 14.2% 102 13.8%
Honey Brook Boro. 916 $215 23.5% 145 15.8% 258 28.2% 101 11.0% 197 21.5%
Honey Brook Twp. 3,376 $1,073 31.8% 631 18.7% 779 23.1% 317 9.4% 576 17.1%
Kennett Square Boro. 3,349 $726 21.7% 548 16.4% 498 14.9% 1,094 32.7% 483 14.4%
Kennett Twp. 4,056 $2,404 59.3% 330 8.1% 663 16.3% 458 11.3% 201 5.0%
London Britain Twp. 1,599 $925 57.8% 134 8.4% 286 17.9% 104 6.5% 150 9.4%
London Grove Twp. 3,978 $1,917 48.2% 337 8.5% 774 19.5% 595 15.0% 355 8.9%
Londonderry Twp. 1,188 $476 40.1% 173 14.6% 254 21.4% 195 16.4% 90 7.6%
Lower Oxford Twp. 2,335 $530 22.7% 691 29.6% 541 23.2% 255 10.9% 318 13.6%
Malvern Boro. 1,836 $1,027 55.9% 186 10.1% 439 23.9% 106 5.8% 78 4.2%
Modena Boro. 290 $44 15.2% 88 30.3% 70 24.1% 31 10.7% 57 19.7%
New Garden Twp. 6,173 $2,822 45.7% 886 14.4% 1,206 19.5% 972 15.7% 287 4.6%
New London Twp. 3,133 $1,527 48.7% 489 15.6% 642 20.5% 269 8.6% 206 6.6%
Newlin Twp. 589 $291 49.4% 76 12.9% 153 26.0% 40 6.8% 29 4.9%
North Coventry Twp. 4,180 $1,924 46.0% 620 14.8% 850 20.3% 394 9.4% 392 9.4%
Oxford Boro. 2,181 $556 25.5% 385 17.7% 567 26.0% 293 13.4% 380 17.4%
Parkesburg Boro. 1,793 $572 31.9% 288 16.1% 385 21.5% 319 17.8% 229 12.8%
Penn Twp. 2,159 $1,086 50.3% 254 11.8% 531 24.6% 130 6.0% 158 7.3%
Pennsbury Twp. 1,339 $897 67.0% 128 9.6% 206 15.4% 40 3.0% 68 5.1%
Phoenixville Boro. 9,656 $4,371 45.3% 1,653 17.1% 2,237 23.2% 402 4.2% 993 10.3%
Pocopson Twp. 1,560 $925 59.3% 146 9.4% 337 21.6% 67 4.3% 85 5.4%
Sadsbury Twp. 2,057 $864 42.0% 275 13.4% 468 22.8% 136 6.6% 314 15.3%
Schuylkill Twp. 4,452 $2,486 55.8% 533 12.0% 1,037 23.3% 243 5.5% 153 3.4%
South Coatesville Boro. 710 $239 33.7% 180 25.4% 202 28.5% 41 5.8% 48 6.8%
South Coventry Twp. 1,278 $614 48.0% 86 6.7% 348 27.2% 87 6.8% 143 11.2%
Spring City Boro. 1,912 $515 26.9% 366 19.1% 526 27.5% 207 10.8% 298 15.6%
Thornbury Twp. 1,675 $827 49.4% 148 8.8% 516 30.8% 92 5.5% 92 5.5%
Tredyffrin Twp. 15,006 $10,266 68.4% 1,188 7.9% 2,956 19.7% 276 1.8% 320 2.1%
Upper Oxford Twp. 1,288 $543 42.2% 181 14.1% 271 21.0% 170 13.2% 123 9.5%
Upper Uwchlan Twp. 5,864 $3,737 63.7% 431 7.3% 1,187 20.2% 176 3.0% 333 5.7%
Uwchlan Twp. 10,140 $5,558 54.8% 1,108 10.9% 2,470 24.4% 438 4.3% 566 5.6%
Valley Twp. 3,312 $1,380 41.7% 508 15.3% 449 13.6% 409 12.3% 566 17.1%
Wallace Twp. 1,826 $1,072 58.7% 172 9.4% 367 20.1% 109 6.0% 106 5.8%
Warwick Twp. 1,387 $668 48.2% 138 9.9% 298 21.5% 172 12.4% 111 8.0%
West Bradford Twp. 6,947 $3,370 48.5% 801 11.5% 1,816 26.1% 530 7.6% 430 6.2%
West Brandywine Twp. 3,740 $1,454 38.9% 565 15.1% 1,022 27.3% 238 6.4% 461 12.3%
West Caln Twp. 4,858 $1,491 30.7% 791 16.3% 1,190 24.5% 725 14.9% 661 13.6%
West Chester Boro. 11,292 $4,260 37.7% 3,492 30.9% 2,507 22.2% 399 3.5% 634 5.6%
West Fallowfield Twp. 1,327 $436 32.9% 337 25.4% 229 17.3% 155 11.7% 170 12.8%
West Goshen Twp. 12,624 $6,423 50.9% 1,702 13.5% 2,955 23.4% 659 5.2% 885 7.0%
West Grove Boro. 1,618 $397 24.5% 363 22.4% 272 16.8% 339 21.0% 247 15.3%
West Marlborough Twp. 452 $207 45.8% 75 16.6% 93 20.6% 41 9.1% 36 8.0%
West Nantmeal Twp. 1,004 $460 45.8% 112 11.2% 207 20.6% 121 12.1% 104 10.4%
West Nottingham Twp. 1,318 $360 27.3% 211 16.0% 334 25.3% 168 12.7% 245 18.6%
West Pikeland Twp. 2,213 $1,336 60.4% 197 8.9% 514 23.2% 129 5.8% 37 1.7%
West Sadsbury Twp. 1,112 $299 26.9% 134 12.1% 238 21.4% 218 19.6% 223 20.1%
West Vincent Twp. 2,599 $1,672 64.3% 270 10.4% 323 12.4% 255 9.8% 79 3.0%
West Whiteland Twp. 9,980 $5,769 57.8% 935 9.4% 2,256 22.6% 519 5.2% 501 5.0%
Westtown Twp. 5,808 $3,654 62.9% 420 7.2% 1,238 21.3% 250 4.3% 246 4.2%
Willistown Twp. 5,570 $3,146 56.5% 636 11.4% 1,369 24.6% 229 4.1% 190 3.4%

Source: US Census Bureau, DP03, Selected Economic Characteristics, 2012-2016 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates

Last Updated: Data accessed Dec. 2017