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Metro Mix — Erie, Pennsylvania

Snapshots of economic conditions and prospects for MSAs in the Fourth District

Erie Metro Mix (July 2015) | PDF

The Erie metro area’s unemployment rate remains close to the US average. Nevertheless, toward the end of 2014, employment levels were still well below where they were when the Great Recession began. Home prices, however, are a bright spot, rising roughly 4 percent in early 2015 relative to a year ago. And area credit card delinquency rates remain low compared to the rates that prevailed as the last expansion ended. Read more…