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Schuylkill County Pennsylvania is known as the hard coal or anthracite region of Pennsylvania. Located in eastern central PA.
From the small towns of Orwigsburg and Schuylkill Haven, in Southern Schuylkill County, to Ashland in Northern Schuylkill County, Its terrain includes the rolling Appalachian mountains, small lakes and streams known for trout fishing, and the Schuylkill River and its tributaries, that makes its way through picturesque valleys, scenic farmlands, and rural, small towns(boroughs) and townships along the way.
A thriving coal industry once was once king in Schuylkill county, now only remnants of the huge strip mining and deep mining operations remain. Dairy and crop production remain the mainstay of the farms of Schuylkill County.
Schuylkill County is proud of it's reputation for its style of hard hitting, local high school "Coal Region Football", Semi-pro "Coal Crackers" football team, and is also know as the home of the 1925 NFL Championship team the "Pottsville Maroons",(the title was given to the "Chicago Cardinals" by a controversial decision by the commissioner), which remains contested by locals to this day.
Home of the first coal miner's union ,The WBA or Workingmen's Benevolent Association, founded in 1868 by John Siney of Saint Clair, and home to the immigrant miners of the coal regions known as the notorious "Molly McGuires".
During the summer fans head to Big Diamond Speedway, near Minersville, for the excitement of dirt track racing.
The area is also well known for its local eateries, pubs, bars, and restaurants featuring everything from fine dining, some of the best pizza places in the country, to diverse, and unique ethnic foods. Some of these culinary delights such as kielbasa, halupki, pierogi, and halushki, and bean soup can be sampled at local fire company and church picnics, and "block parties" all over the county during the summer months, along with music from area rock, country, and polka bands.
Schuylkill County is home to the YUENGLING BREWERY, located in the county seat
of Pottsville, PA. It is America's oldest brewery, whose products are recognized nationally, and featured just about everywhere locally. it is also known as the home of MRS. T'S PIEROGI'S, distributed nationally, and made in Shenandoah, PA., also known as the kielbasy capitol of Pennsylvania.
Schuylkill County is located in east central PA., home to Highridge industrial park located along the I-81 corridor, which is a major logistics wharehousing center for such companies as Electrolux, Fanelli Trucking, Lowe's, Jeld-Wen, Sara Lee, Walmart, and Wegmans. It is located close to I-76, and I-80, and the Pocono Mountain resort area and Pocono Raceway, within an hours driving time of Allentown, Reading, or Harrisburg, and within 90 minutes of Philadelphia, and 2.5 hours of New York City, or Baltimore, MD.
Schuylkill County is rich in culture. Its most valuable asset are its citizens, who are known for being hard-working, friendly, loyal, and neighborly. Whether you are retiring or relocating, Schuylkill County PA is a great place to live and work.
When you need an independent, full-time, experienced, dedicated realtor to represent you in your next real estate transaction, Call Red e Realty, Pottsville PA, experienced Schuylkill county real estate experts.
Red e Realty is Broker/Owned by Bud Yacobowsky, a lifelong resident of Schuylkill County PA, with over 28 years of real estate experience. Red e Realty is located at 314 Pottsville-Saint Clair Highway, Route 61 North, Pottsville PA 17901, and we cover all of the Schuylkill County real estate market. Your Red e Realty agent can schedule a showing for any property, listed by any real estate company. We'll make sure your transaction goes as smoothly as possible, from mortgage pre-qualification to settlement, and we will represent your best interests. Contact Us Today!