The borough of Carlisle is located in Cumberland County in Pennsylvania, USA. This borough is home to nearly 18,000 people and is spread over an area of close to 14 sq km. This area was settled by immigrants from Ireland and Scotland in the late eighteenth century; Carlisle was incorporated on 13 April 1782.
Its location in the Cumberland Valley has given it an extremely charming landscape with the important geographical features being the South Mountain, Blue Ridge Mountain and River Susquehanna. Similarly, this borough also has a great climate. The summers experience a maximum average of around 27°C, whereas the maximum average temperature in winters is approximately 3°C.
The economy of Carlisle is dependent on retail trade, small manufacturing industries, educational and healthcare services, and tourism. The per capita in the borough is over $21,000.
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