York-Hanover Metro Area, PA Economy


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The York-Hanover metro area of Pennsylvania is a great place to live for those looking for a more affordable lifestyle. Rent for two-bedroom apartments is $1,130 per month on average, which is $300 less than the US average of $1,430. Additionally, the grocery cost index in this area is 105, meaning it is 5% higher than the national average. Local businesses in this area include Utz Quality Foods, Snyder’s of Hanover, Glatfelter Insurance Group and Weis Markets. With these companies and plenty of other attractions nearby like museums and parks, York-Hanover is an excellent option for those who want that perfect balance of city and suburban life.

York-Hanover Metro Area has an unemployment rate of 6.0%. The US average is 6.0%.

York-Hanover Metro Area has seen the job market decrease by -5.6% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 27.6%, which is lower than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for York-Hanover Metro Area
- The Sales Tax Rate for York-Hanover Metro Area is 6.0%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for York-Hanover Metro Area is 4.1%. The US average is 4.6%.
- Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing Cost of Living.

Income and Salaries for York-Hanover Metro Area
- The average income of a York-Hanover Metro Area resident is $35,623 a year. The US average is $37,638 a year.
- The Median household income of a York-Hanover Metro Area resident is $72,543 a year. The US average is $69,021 a year.

Income by Population Percent

  EconomyYork-Hanover, PennsylvaniaUnited States
  66
  -5.6%-6.2%
  27.6%33.5%
  6.0%6.2%
  3.1%4.6%
  $35,623$37,638
  $72,543$69,021
  $86,910$85,028
  Population by Occupation
  0.8%1.2%
  0.1%0.5%
  7.1%6.8%
  15.5%10.0%
  3.3%2.5%
  11.1%11.0%
  5.9%4.8%
  1.0%0.8%
  1.2%1.9%
  4.7%4.7%
  1.1%1.9%
  5.3%7.6%
  0.2%0.1%
  3.6%4.2%
  7.2%9.3%
  15.0%14.0%
  1.4%2.1%
  5.8%7.0%
  4.9%4.8%
  4.9%4.7%
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