Welcome to Carbon County, Pennsylvania-
An Ideal Place to Live, Work, Play and Learn...
Immerse yourself in the rich history of our county seat, Jim Thorpe,
and surrounding towns…each has an intriguing story to tell.
What We Make, Is What You Use
So many things that you and the world use are manufactured right here in Carbon County… from socks to polymers to fire engines and everything in between.
Many Industries Call Us Home
Carbon County is home to various-sized businesses in industries, such as: retail, health care and fitness, beauty, agriculture, law, technology, manufacturing, creative & marketing, real estate, construction and tourism.
You Want Adventure, We’ve Got It
Carbon County boasts plentiful natural resources, breathtaking views and a diverse topography. Possibilities for optimal outdoor adventures are endless…whitewater rafting, boating, swimming, skiing, tubing, snow shoeing, biking, hiking, skirmish, hunting, fishing, camping…parks, natural attractions, fairs, festivals & more.
The Perfect Place to Visit & Relax
Need a little R&R? Come plan your stay! Enjoy scrumptious cuisine, great retail therapy, our relaxing beaches and resorts and the most charming and cozy overnight accommodations. We have something for everybody!