Graced with four distinct seasons and stunning landscapes that blend the best of urban and rural life, beautiful and family-friendly communities combined with consistently low crime statistics, a diversified economic base and dedicated workforce, the foregoing has made the area one of the most livable regions in the country. This has resulted in a recent ranking by Money Magazine as the number one most livable area in Pennsylvania and number four in the Northeast.
Cambria County is renowned for its small-town atmosphere, the friendliness of its citizens and our low rate of crime. Located within a 500-mile radius of more than half of America's population, highways, rail routes and flight paths provide easy access to major markets.
|Land Area:||688 square miles|
|Water Area:||5.4 square miles|
|Population Density:||209 people per square mile|
|Cost of Living Index:||87.4|
|Industries Providing Employment:||25.5% education, health and social services
12.9% retail trade
|Median Resident Age:||41.2 years|
|Average Household Size:||2.4 people|
|Median Household Income:||$38,870|
|Chamber of Commerce||http://www.johnstownchamber.com/|