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June 06, 2016

12 Philadelphia-area companies listed on this year's Fortune 500

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This year's Fortune 500 list was released Monday and 12 companies with headquarters in the Philadelphia area made the cut.

The 62nd annual list ranked companies in the United States by total revenues in their respective fiscal years.

To make the list, companies needed to haul in at least $5.1 billion in revenue, which South Jersey-based Burlington Stores did to make its debut on the list at No. 500.

Telecommunications giant Comcast was the highest ranked Philadelphia company at No. 37. Aramark (199) and Crown Holdings (321) also made the list.

At No. 12, AmerisourceBergen, a health care company based in Chester County, earned the highest rank in the region.

Here's the full list of the area companies (last year's rank in parentheses):

12. AmerisourceBergen (16), Chesterbrook, Chester County, Pa., $136 billion

37. Comcast (43), Philadelphia, $74.5 billion

101. DuPont (87), Wilmington, Del., $27.9 billion

199. Aramark (207), Philadelphia, $14.3 billion

205. Lincoln National (223), Radnor, Delaware County, Pa., $13.6 billion

290. Universal Health Services (324), King of Prussia, Montgomery County, Pa., $9.8 billion

321. Crown Holdings (318), Philadelphia, $8.8 billion

337. Campbell Soup (342), Camden, N.J., $8.082 billion

384. UGI (349), King of Prussia, Montgomery County, Pa., $6.7 billion

484. Airgas (unranked), Radnor, Delaware County, Pa., $5.3 billion

494. Navient (463), Wilmington, Del. $5.19 billion

500. Burlington Stores (unranked), Burlington, N.J., $5.1 billion