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Key Indicators for Understanding Our Region

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Government / Local Government

Data here are compiled from the U.S. Census of Governments.

General-purpose local governments play an important role in our communities. They have broad mandates to assess taxes and to provide public services ranging from public safety to economic development. These governments primarily include counties and municipal level governments. In Pennsylvania, municipal level governments include cities, boroughs and townships.


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U.S. Census of Governments