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Economic Development Data

Economic Development — Employment Forecast

Source: Delaware Valley Regional Planning Commission (see below).

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Geography 2015 2020 2025 2030 2035 2040 2045 Change
2015-2045
Percent Change
2015-2045
Chester County 309,605 326,320 343,050 359,774 374,967 387,391 397,405 87,800 28.4%
Atglen Boro. 498 521 549 577 599 617 643 145 29.1%
Avondale Boro. 780 840 906 971 1,026 1,071 1,122 342 43.8%
Birmingham Twp. 1,573 1,664 1,754 1,846 1,927 1,994 2,046 473 30.1%
Caln Twp. 8,191 8,719 9,294 9,872 10,358 10,761 11,181 2,990 36.5%
Charlestown Twp. 3,134 3,309 3,483 3,661 3,818 3,947 4,050 916 29.2%
Coatesville City 2,579 2,759 2,958 3,160 3,327 3,465 3,619 1,040 40.3%
Downingtown Boro. 6,455 6,798 7,192 7,588 7,910 8,175 8,499 2,044 31.7%
East Bradford Twp. 1,844 1,966 2,097 2,229 2,341 2,433 2,527 683 37.0%
East Brandywine Twp. 1,649 1,777 1,921 2,068 2,187 2,285 2,404 755 45.8%
East Caln Twp. 4,254 4,474 4,685 4,900 5,096 5,258 5,367 1,113 26.2%
East Coventry Twp. 1,515 1,618 1,730 1,842 1,937 2,015 2,096 581 38.3%
East Fallowfield Twp. 911 969 1,029 1,089 1,140 1,186 1,221 310 34.0%
East Goshen Twp. 8,156 8,597 9,036 9,482 9,877 10,205 10,461 2,305 28.3%
East Marlborough Twp. 5,264 5,608 6,002 6,399 6,721 6,987 7,308 2,044 38.8%
East Nantmeal Twp. 821 862 896 931 966 996 999 178 21.7%
East Nottingham Twp. 1,713 1,854 2,020 2,187 2,320 2,430 2,571 858 50.1%
East Pikeland Twp. 2,836 3,040 3,268 3,499 3,687 3,845 4,025 1,189 41.9%
East Vincent Twp. 1,867 2,063 2,298 2,306 2,716 2,858 3,129 1,262 67.6%
East Whiteland Twp. 23,399 24,735 26,117 27,514 28,722 29,730 30,623 7,224 30.9%
Easttown Twp. 7,006 7,347 7,667 7,992 8,291 8,545 8,694 1,688 24.1%
Elk Twp. 266 287 305 324 342 357 363 97 36.5%
Elverson Boro. 596 663 746 829 894 947 1,026 430 72.1%
Franklin Twp. 608 659 715 773 820 859 905 297 48.8%
Highland Twp. 535 567 594 623 649 674 681 146 27.3%
Honey Brook Boro. 389 425 466 507 541 569 602 213 54.8%
Honey Brook Twp. 2,990 3,164 3,342 3,522 3,678 3,809 3,920 930 31.1%
Kennett Square Boro. 4,177 4,405 4,632 4,862 5,066 5,239 5,370 1,193 28.6%
Kennett Twp. 5,782 6,112 6,450 6,793 7,092 7,341 7,555 1,773 30.7%
London Britain Twp. 630 665 691 719 747 772 773 143 22.7%
London Grove Twp. 2,535 2,738 2,972 3,208 3,400 3,559 3,755 1,220 48.1%
Londonderry Twp. 488 530 575 621 660 694 729 241 49.4%
Lower Oxford Twp. 1,874 2,096 2,397 2,698 2,918 3,098 3,418 1,544 82.4%
Malvern Boro. 2,359 2,500 2,646 2,794 2,921 3,027 3,121 762 32.3%
Modena Boro. 124 147 178 207 230 248 279 155 125.0%
New Garden Twp. 6,534 6,884 7,277 7,673 7,999 8,268 8,578 2,044 31.3%
New London Twp. 1,041 1,098 1,155 1,213 1,263 1,306 1,385 344 33.0%
Newlin Twp. 271 293 315 336 357 375 387 116 42.8%
North Coventry Twp. 3,730 3,896 4,037 4,182 4,323 4,444 4,483 753 20.2%
Oxford Boro. 2,156 2,319 2,504 2,691 2,843 2,968 3,118 962 44.6%
Parkesburg Boro. 671 734 811 888 948 997 1,065 394 58.7%
Penn Twp. 2,916 3,084 3,286 3,490 3,649 3,781 3,961 1,045 35.8%
Pennsbury Twp. 1,395 1,460 1,514 1,568 1,624 1,671 1,680 285 20.4%
Phoenixville Boro. 6,835 7,419 8,119 8,823 9,378 9,835 10,456 3,621 53.0%
Pocopson Twp. 1,030 1,081 1,123 1,165 1,208 1,244 1,252 222 21.6%
Sadsbury Twp. 1,571 1,692 1,830 1,969 2,083 2,176 2,288 717 45.6%
Schuylkill Twp. 4,530 4,706 4,840 4,977 5,124 5,197 5,247 717 15.8%
South Coatesville Boro. 1,390 1,502 1,629 1,759 1,862 1,949 2,055 665 47.8%
South Coventry Twp. 1,146 1,257 1,392 1,528 1,633 1,721 1,844 698 60.9%
Spring City Boro. 959 1,027 1,100 1,173 1,235 1,287 1,339 380 39.6%
Thornbury Twp. 1,302 1,384 1,470 1,557 1,631 1,693 1,749 447 34.3%
Tredyffrin Twp. 55,495 57,323 58,540 59,802 61,270 62,518 62,120 6,625 11.9%
Upper Oxford Twp. 361 393 428 465 494 519 547 186 51.5%
Upper Uwchlan Twp. 4,216 4,447 4,677 4,910 5,116 5,288 5,421 1,205 28.6%
Uwchlan Twp. 14,889 16,014 17,312 18,619 19,674 20,545 21,626 6,737 45.2%
Valley Twp. 2,085 2,249 2,440 2,633 2,787 2,915 3,074 989 47.4%
Wallace Twp. 903 981 1,074 1,168 1,242 1,304 1,383 480 53.2%
Warwick Twp. 614 648 674 701 729 753 754 140 22.8%
West Bradford Twp. 2,095 2,190 2,269 2,349 2,429 2,497 2,514 419 20.0%
West Brandywine Twp. 2,088 2,331 2,643 2,955 3,192 3,386 3,694 1,606 76.9%
West Caln Twp. 1,450 1,523 1,590 1,657 1,721 1,775 1,799 349 24.1%
West Chester Boro. 11,440 11,787 11,979 12,181 12,448 12,678 12,510 1,070 9.4%
West Fallowfield Twp. 958 1,006 1,043 1,082 1,122 1,155 1,159 201 21.0%
West Goshen Twp. 24,174 25,299 26,334 27,385 28,369 29,189 29,633 5,459 22.6%
West Grove Boro. 674 719 763 808 848 881 907 233 34.6%
West Marlborough Twp. 330 353 371 388 409 424 426 96 29.1%
West Nantmeal Twp. 647 690 732 775 814 845 870 223 34.5%
West Nottingham Twp. 1,736 1,884 2,060 2,238 2,378 2,493 2,647 911 52.5%
West Pikeland Twp. 964 1,029 1,097 1,165 1,225 1,274 1,320 356 36.9%
West Sadsbury Twp. 2,106 2,300 2,537 2,774 2,959 3,112 3,327 1,221 58.0%
West Vincent Twp. 1,476 1,552 1,623 1,695 1,759 1,816 1,846 370 25.1%
West Whiteland Twp. 23,476 24,691 25,883 27,093 28,175 29,076 29,735 6,259 26.7%
Westtown Twp. 4,257 4,479 4,693 4,910 5,107 5,271 5,383 1,126 26.5%
Willistown Twp. 7,896 8,118 8,275 8,436 8,616 8,769 8,741 845 10.7%

Source: Delaware Valley Regional Planning Commission, ADR 023, Analytical Data Report, Regional, County, and Municipal Employment Forecasts, 2015-2045

Last Updated: Data published Oct. 2016