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Allentown, PA Real Estate

Allentown is a city located in Lehigh County, Pennsylvania, in the United States. It is Pennsylvania's third most populous city, after Philadelphia and Pittsburgh. As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 106,632, (2008 estimate 107,250). It is the county seat of Lehigh County.

 

Located on the Lehigh River, Allentown is the largest of three adjacent cities that make up a region of eastern Pennsylvania and western New Jersey known as the Lehigh Valley, with the cities of Bethlehem and Easton nearby. Allentown is 60 miles (97 km) north of Philadelphia, the sixth most populous city in the United States, 80 miles (130 km) east of Harrisburg, the state capital, and 90 miles (140 km) west of New York City, the nation's largest city.

Two four-year colleges, Cedar Crest College and Muhlenberg College, are located in Allentown. Dorney Park and Wildwater Kingdom, a very popular amusement park, is located just outside of the city.

Commercial airline service to and from the city is available through Lehigh Valley International Airport (LVIA) (IATA: ABE, ICAO: KABE). General aviation and charter service is offered by LVIA and Allentown Queen City Municipal Airport (ICAO: KXLL, FAA LID: XLL).

The city is connected to the Interstate Highway System by Interstate 78, and Interstate 476, the Northeast Extension of the Pennsylvania Turnpike, which provide limited access connections to the major urban areas of other Northeastern United States urban areas. Also U.S. Route 22, the Lehigh Valley Thruway, provides a limited access east-west highway connection to the Interstate Highway System to the northern parts of the city!

 
 

Most Recent Homes for Sale in Allentown, Pa

1040 S CEDAR CREST BLVD
$789,000 
1040 S CEDAR CREST BLVD
ALLENTOWN, PA

6,874 sqft
Listed 10/1/2018
Courtesy of Ron Eichenberg, BHHS FOX & ROACH - ALLENTOWN
6357 AIRPORT RD
$675,000 
6357 AIRPORT RD
ALLENTOWN, PA

3,348 sqft
Listed 9/11/2018
Courtesy of Debbie Cesanek-Nothstein, BHHS FOX & ROACH - BETHLEHEM
6357 AIRPORT RD
$675,000 
6357 AIRPORT RD
ALLENTOWN, PA

3 Beds, 2/0 Baths
3,348 sqft
Listed 9/11/2018
Courtesy of Debbie Cesanek-Nothstein, BHHS FOX & ROACH - BETHLEHEM
4845 CRACKERSPORT RD A - B
$599,900 
4845 CRACKERSPORT RD A - B
ALLENTOWN, PA

4,030 sqft
Listed 10/9/2018
Courtesy of Susan Post, BHHS FOX & ROACH - BETHLEHEM
1145 N 35TH ST
$259,880 
1145 N 35TH ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

3 Beds, 2/0 Baths
2,587 sqft
Listed 10/2/2018
Courtesy of Roberta Gaines, BHHS FOX & ROACH - ALLENTOWN
2002 W COLUMBIA ST
$254,900 
2002 W COLUMBIA ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

2,460 sqft
Listed 9/25/2018
Courtesy of Mike Howard, BHHS FOX & ROACH - BETHLEHEM
2002 W COLUMBIA ST
$254,900 
2002 W COLUMBIA ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

5 Beds, 2/1 Baths
2,460 sqft
Listed 9/21/2018
Courtesy of Mike Howard, BHHS FOX & ROACH - BETHLEHEM
1518 W PENNSYLVANIA ST
$240,000 
1518 W PENNSYLVANIA ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

4 Beds, 2/1 Baths
1,730 sqft
Listed 10/12/2018
Courtesy of Bob Dieter, BHHS FOX & ROACH - MACUNGIE
2930 GREENLEAF ST
$168,900 Price reduced from $174,900 (-$6,000)
2930 GREENLEAF ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

2 Beds, 1/1 Bath
1,085 sqft
Listed 9/28/2018
Courtesy of Andy Decker, BHHS FOX & ROACH - COOPERSBURG
1308 E LIVINGSTON ST
$159,500 Price reduced from $164,900 (-$5,400)
1308 E LIVINGSTON ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

3 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1,185 sqft
Listed 9/11/2018
Courtesy of George Awad, BHHS FOX & ROACH - ALLENTOWN
114 S 9TH ST
$149,900 
114 S 9TH ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

Listed 9/27/2018
Courtesy of Kristine McCreary, BHHS FOX & ROACH - COOPERSBURG
1104 S 7TH ST
$122,900 Price reduced from $129,900 (-$7,000)
1104 S 7TH ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

4 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,394 sqft
Listed 9/18/2018
Courtesy of Deborah M. Fleming, BHHS FOX & ROACH - MACUNGIE
16 S BRADFORD ST
$92,500 
16 S BRADFORD ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

4 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,224 sqft
Listed 10/3/2018
Courtesy of Dan Russoli, BHHS FOX & ROACH - BETHLEHEM
1324 FRETZ AVE
$89,900 
1324 FRETZ AVE
ALLENTOWN, PA

2 Beds, 2/1 Baths
950 sqft
Listed 9/17/2018
Courtesy of George A Santoro, BHHS FOX & ROACH - BETHLEHEM
232 N RAILROAD ST
$66,900 
232 N RAILROAD ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

4 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,000 sqft
Listed 10/8/2018
Courtesy of Janis L. Atkins, BHHS FOX & ROACH - MACUNGIE
532 CEDAR CREEK BLVD
$40,000 
532 CEDAR CREEK BLVD
ALLENTOWN, PA

Listed 9/27/2018
Courtesy of Jess Cincilla, BHHS FOX & ROACH - ALLENTOWN
1040 S CEDAR CREST BLVD
$2,600 
1040 S CEDAR CREST BLVD
ALLENTOWN, PA

Listed 10/1/2018
Courtesy of Ron Eichenberg, BHHS FOX & ROACH - ALLENTOWN
6801 W TILGHMAN ST 121
$1,349 
6801 W TILGHMAN ST 121
ALLENTOWN, PA

Listed 10/15/2018
Courtesy of Susan Post, BHHS FOX & ROACH - BETHLEHEM
885 COLD SPRING RD 8
$1,200 
885 COLD SPRING RD 8
ALLENTOWN, PA

2 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1,250 sqft
Listed 10/9/2018
Courtesy of Lyn Hufton, BHHS FOX & ROACH - MACUNGIE
997 H VILLAGE ROUND
$995 
997 H VILLAGE ROUND
ALLENTOWN, PA

1 Bed, 1/0 Bath
1,070 sqft
Listed 9/25/2018
Courtesy of Kelsie Beck, BHHS FOX & ROACH - MACUNGIE

Allentown, Pa Home Sales Price Trends

Period Total Sold Average Price Median Price
JAN-MAR 2018 244 $175,085 $146,800

Allentown, Pa School Districts

District Grades Zip Code Rating
ALLENTOWN CITY K-12 18102 1
ARTS ACADEMY CS -- 18103 3
ARTS ACADEMY ELEMENTARY CHARTER SCHOOL (DISTRICT) K-6, K-8 18101 No Rating
DIOCESE OF ALLENTOWN K-12 18015 No Rating
EAST PENN K-12 18049 4
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Allentown, Pa School Rankings (FAQ)

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ALLENTOWN 2 out of 5
PENNSYLVANIA 2 out of 5

Allentown, Pa School Parent Ratings (FAQ)

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ALLENTOWN
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Allentown, Pa Population

Population, household and median age statistics are based primarily on the 2010 US Census data projected forward to the present day.

Population: 119,889
Households: 43,549
Median Age: 35

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