Philadelphia - 135 mi.
Harrisburg - 77 mi.
New York City - 147 mi.
Columbia and Montour counties are located in Northeastern Pennsylvania. Interstate 80 intersects both counties and offers close North/South connections to Interstates 180 and 81. State Route 11 also parallels the North Branch of the Susquehanna River through the two counties.
FACTS & FIGURES
Land area in square miles: 483
Persons per square mile: 139.7
Urban population percent: 59.2%
Rural population percent: 40.9%
Land area in square miles: 130
Persons per square mile: 140.5
Urban population percent: 46.2%
Rural population percent: 53.8%
Center for Workforce Information and Analysis, PA Dept of Labor and Industry, & U.S. Census Bureau
Advance Central PA, the regional workforce board, can provide the most up-to-date wage rate information. Contact William Berry, Research Analyst, at 570-568-6868 or firstname.lastname@example.org.