County is a microcosm of American industry, including steel fabrication,
wood products, food processing and packaging, paper products, plastics,
textiles, recreational vehicles and equipment, chemicals, and medicinal
drugs. Producers such as
American Car & Foundry, ConAgra’s Grocery Products Division, Celotex
Cooperation, Creative Playthings, Fleetwood Enterprises, Furman Foods,
Holland Daily Fresh, Merck Pharmaceuticals, Packaging Resources, and Weis
Markets all have major operations in Northumberland County.
With a growing branch of the Luzerne County Community College in
Northumberland County, businesses enjoy the added pool of available
trained workers. Geographic
and population diversity is the hallmark of this Central Pennsylvania
County with important communities dotting the county landscape, including
Milton, Sunbury, Shamokin, and Mount Carmel.
county is the area highlighted in yellow. Click on the "SZ"
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