We’re a data-driven organization. We root all of our decisions in data to get to the best outcomes for all. Below are free resources and reports to help you include the best data in your decision making processes.
Business Pulse | Quarter 4, 2023
The Harrisburg Regional Chamber & CREDC asked member business leaders to complete a brief survey encompassing economic outlook, growth projections, and challenges in the Harrisburg Region. Questions were asked in fourth quarter of 2023.
The results give us insights into how business leaders view the local economy, their current challenges, and the plans they have for the coming year. Similar surveys will be conducted on a quarterly basis.
Regional Market Data
The Harrisburg Region is a part of an eight county area referred to as South Central PA. With a population of nearly 2 million people and close to $100 billion in gross domestic product, South Central PA has a strong labor force driving economic growth for Pennsylvania and beyond.
Economic Baseline Analysis
This study was commissioned by the Chamber & CREDC in 2022 to review the Harrisburg-Carlisle Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) (which covers Cumberland, Dauphin, and Perry counties) to inform and guide equitable economic growth in the region.
Remote Workforce Study
In coordination with the Harrisburg Regional Chamber & CREDC, Harrisburg University examined workforce participation and patterns in the downtown Harrisburg Area as part of its mission to support business creation and economic development.
Data Axle is a robust tool that offers up-to-date data for business and residential information plus mapping and visualization features. Locate companies, find jobs and business opportunities, track down addresses and phone numbers, research market trends, and assemble data for business-related analysis. Contact your local library for free access.
United State Census Bureau
Census data covers dozen of topics across 130+ surveys and programs. Get in the weeds with more than 2.5 million tables of raw data, maps, profiles, and more.
IDEA: Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, Accessibility
At the Chamber & CREDC, we are proud to stand in support of increasing Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, and Accessibility for our members and community. View our growing list of resources to support your IDEA journey.