Allentown Information

Allentown Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Allentown, PA

General Allentown Information

State: Pennsylvania

County: Lehigh County

Close cities: Fullerton, PA, North Catasauqua, PA, Bethlehem, PA, Fountain Hill, PA, Catasauqua, PA, Hokendauqua, PA, Center Valley, PA, Emmaus, PA, Whitehall, PA, Coplay, PA, Allentown, PA

Allentown Population (census data)
Total 107,117 (+0.2% since 2000)
Male 51,269 (47.9%)
Female 55,848 (52.1%)

Population Density: 6,039 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 92.8 (US Avg is 100)

Allentown Elevation: 350 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1867

Land Area: 17.7 square miles

Median Household Income: $36,074

Zip Codes: 18102, 18101, 18105, 18104, 18106, 18103, 18195, 18109, and 18175.

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Allentown Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (64.4%)
  • Hispanic (24.4%)
  • Other race (13.4%)
  • Black (7.8%)
  • Two or more races (3.6%)
  • Vietnamese (0.9%)
  • American Indian (0.7%)
  • Asian Indian (0.5%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (21.3%)
  • Irish (8.4%)
  • Italian (6.1%)
  • United States (4.3%)
  • English (3.5%)
  • Polish (2.9%)
Foriegn Born: 10,227 people (9.5%)
  • Latin America (47.3%)
  • Asia (37.6%)
  • Europe (15.1%)

Local Allentown Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Philadelphia Phillies
NFL Football: Philadelphia Eagles
NBA Basketball: , Philadelphia 76ers
NHL Hockey: Philadelphia Flyers
NCAA Sports: Lafayette College, Lehigh University

Allentown School Information

High Schools
L.E. Dieruff High School AOIT (815 North Irving Street, Allentown, PA, 18103 - Allentown School District District)
Louis E Dieruff High School (815 N Irving Street, Allentown, PA, 18109 - Allentown City School District District)
Parkland Senior High School (2700 N Cedar Crest Boulevard, Allentown, PA, 18104 - Parkland School District District)
Salisbury Senior High School (500 E Montgomery Street, Allentown, PA, 18103 - Salisbury Township School District District)
William Allen High School (126 N 17th Street, Allentown, PA, 18104 - Allentown City School District District)
Middle Schools
Francis D Raub Middle School (102 South Saint Cloud Street, Allentown, PA, 18104 - Allentown City School District District)
Harrison-Morton Middle School (137 N 2nd Street, Allentown, PA, 18101 - Allentown City School District District)
Salisbury Middle School (3301 Devonshire Road, Allentown, PA, 18103 - Salisbury Township School District District)
South Mountain Middle School (709 W Emmaus Avenue, Allentown, PA, 18103 - Allentown City School District District)
Springhouse Middle School (1200 Springhouse Road, Allentown, PA, 18104 - Parkland School District District)
Trexler Middle School (851 N 15th Street, Allentown, PA, 18102 - Allentown City School District District)
Elementary Schools
Central Elementary School (829 W Turner Street, Allentown, PA, 18102 - Allentown City School District District)
Cleveland Elementary School (424 N 9th Street, Allentown, PA, 18102 - Allentown City School District District)
Harry S Truman Elementary School (1400 Gaskill Avenue, Allentown, PA, 18103 - Salisbury Township School District District)
Hiram W Dodd Elementary School (1944 South Church Street, Allentown, PA, 18103 - Allentown City School District District)
Jackson Elementary School (517 N 15th Street, Allentown, PA, 18102 - Allentown City School District District)
Jefferson Elementary School (750 Saint John Street, Allentown, PA, 18103 - Allentown City School District District)
Lehigh Park Elementary School (1708 Coronado Street, Allentown, PA, 18103 - Allentown City School District District)
McKinley Elementary School (1124 W Turner Street, Allentown, PA, 18102 - Allentown City School District District)
Mosser Elementary School (129 South Dauphin Street, Allentown, PA, 18109 - Allentown City School District District)
Muhlenberg Elementary School (740 N 21st Street, Allentown, PA, 18104 - Allentown City School District District)
Ritter Elementary School (740 N Plymouth Street, Allentown, PA, 18109 - Allentown City School District District)
Roosevelt Elementary School (210 W Susquehanna Street, Allentown, PA, 18103 - Allentown City School District District)
Sheridan Elementary School (521 N 2nd Street, Allentown, PA, 18102 - Allentown City School District District)
Union Terrace Elementary School (1939 W Union Street, Allentown, PA, 18104 - Allentown City School District District)
Washington Elementary School (837 N 9th Street, Allentown, PA, 18102 - Allentown City School District District)
Western Salisbury Elementary School (3201 Devonshire Road, Allentown, PA, 18103 - Salisbury Township School District District)
Other/Private Schools
Cetronia School (3635 Broadway, Allentown, PA, 18104 - Parkland School District District)
Kratzer School (2200 Huckleberry Road, Allentown, PA, 18104 - Parkland School District District)
Lincoln Early Chld Center (1402 W Walnut Street, Allentown, PA, 18102 - Allentown City School District District)
Midway Manor Early Childhood Center (2020 E Pennsylvania Street, Allentown, PA, 18109 - Allentown City School District District)
Parkway Manor School (768 Parkway Road, Allentown, PA, 18104 - Parkland School District District)
Roberto Clemente Charter School (136 South 4th Street, Allentown, PA, 18102 - Roberto Clemente Charter School District)

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