Allentown is located in east Pennsylvania. Allentown is between the Lehigh, Northampton county. Allentown has 17.55 square miles of land area and 0.48 square miles of water area. As of 2010, the total Allentown population is 118,032, which has grown 10.69% since 2000. The population growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 3.43% and is higher than the national average rate of 9.71%. Allentown median household income is $36,202 in 2006-2010 and has grown by 13.07% since 2000. The income growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 22.89% and is lower than the national average rate of 19.17%. Allentown median house value is $143,500 in 2006-2010 and has grown by 86.61% since 2000. The house value growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 70.62% and is much higher than the national average rate of 50.42%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Allentown is worse than the state average in quality. The Allentown area codes are 484, 610.
Allentown, PA Map, Border, and Nearby Locations
* Based on the U.S. 2010 Data