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Lackawanna County

Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania

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Lackawanna County is home to the city of Scranton, Northeastern Pennsylvania's largest city. From fueling the Industrial Revolution to fueling new and innovative entrepreneurial small businesses across various business sectors, Lackawanna County continues to be on the cutting edge of society and it’s future remains bright.


Lackawanna County offers its residents a whole lot of everything, including a low cost of living, a high quality of life and superior educational and healthcare systems. Situated in a region that boasts a low crime rate, residents enjoy affordable housing and a growing number of shopping, cultural and recreational facilities. 


Close to 200,000 people every year flock to Montage Mountain! Montage offers NEPA residents with concerts to waterparks and skiing! Consistently ranked by Snow Country Magazine as one of the best snowmaking resorts in the Mid-Atlantic region, it has over 140 acres of terrain and 21 trails and is host to all kinds of skiers each season.


The largest vein of anthracite coal in the world is under the Lackawanna Valley. Most of the coal is still there.

The Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders is theNew York Yankees AAA minor league affiliate in NEPA. They play at PNC Field in Moosic every spring, summer and fall.


Lackawanna County also boasts dozens of golf courses, lakes and camp grounds to fit the tastes of all outdoor lovers. 


Interstates 81, 84, 380 and 476 converge in Lackawanna County, while Interstate 80 is less than 30 minutes away. New York City, Philadelphia, Harrisburg and Syracuse are a little more than two hours away.



Penn's Northeast's Lackawanna County Partners:

The Scranton Plan 

222 Mulberry St, Scranton, PA 18503

(570) 342-7711


The Greater Scranton Chamber of Commerce

222 Mulberry St, Scranton, PA 18503

(570) 342-7711

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