Pennsylvania

Capital: Harrisburg
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Facts & Statistics

STATE STATISTICS 
Population 2018
12,807,060
Population 2017 12,790,447
Population 2016 12,783,538
Below Poverty 2017 12.5
Below Poverty 2016 12.9
Below Poverty 2015 13.2
Employment - Population Ratio 2018
59.9
Employment - Population Ratio 2017 59.6
Employment - Population Ratio 2016 59.7
Unemployed 2018 4.3
Unemployed 2017 4.9
Unemployed 2016 5.4
Foreclosure Rate 2018 1 of 2,009
STATE FACTS
The Declaration of Independence was signed in Philadelphia in 1776.
Philadelphia is home to the Liberty Bell.
Pennsylvania is the only original colony not bordered by the Atlantic Ocean.