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Key Industries Driving the Cumberland Valley Economy

Cumberland Valley, encompassing Cumberland County and the surrounding area, offers a close proximity to major east coast markets and regional seaports, along with viable connections via Interstate 81, I-83, I-76 and US 11/15. These unique geographic assets set the stage for a vast selection of industries that thrive, expand and are headquartered here. View our Key Industries below for more information on each.

Education Education
Cumberland Valley Pennsylvania is home to award-winning and high ranking school districts along with a selection of institutions of higher learning.  More
Food Processing Food Processing & Agribusiness
Cumberland Valley is within a three-hour drive of Washington DC, Baltimore, New York City, Philadelphia and Pittsburgh, and supports a growing food and beverage industry.  More
Healthcare Healthcare
The region is home to nationally recognized, first-class hospitals and health care facilities that provide a variety of emergency, inpatient, rehabilitation, therapeutic and at-home services.  More
Manufacturing Manufacturing
Cumberland Valley is within a three-hour drive of Washington DC, Baltimore, New York City, Philadelphia and Pittsburgh.  More
Military Military
Cumberland Valley has rich ties to the military community. With three military installations located within the County, this area has become a place where people can advance, reunite, retire and learn about the country’s military past and future.  More
Professional Services Professional Services
Cumberland Valley’s diverse industry base and economic structure allows for a multitude of value-added professional services in finance, insurance, architecture, accounting, consulting, engineering, and more.  More
Small Business Small Business
Cumberland Valley is a great place to start a business. It is the fastest growing county in Pennsylvania and within a three-hour drive of Washington DC, Baltimore, New York City, Philadelphia and Pittsburgh. More
Tourism Tourism
Cumberland Valley PA (a.k.a. Cumberland County, PA) is in the middle of two really important locations, the famed Appalachian Trail and the number one visited region in Pennsylvania.  More
Transportation & Warehousing Transportation & Warehousing
Cumberland Valley is within a three-hour drive of Washington DC, Baltimore, New York City, Philadelphia and Pittsburgh.  More

 

 

 

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