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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

134 -138 N 7TH ST
$1,399,999 
134 -138 N 7TH ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

12,214 sqft
Listed 3/21/2018
Courtesy of Kristine McCreary, BHHS FOX & ROACH - COOPERSBURG
134 -138 N 7TH ST
$1,399,999 
134 -138 N 7TH ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

12,214 sqft
Listed 3/21/2018
Courtesy of Kristine McCreary, BHHS FOX & ROACH - COOPERSBURG
1040 S CEDAR CREST BLVD
$789,000 
1040 S CEDAR CREST BLVD
ALLENTOWN, PA

6,874 sqft
Listed 3/22/2018
Courtesy of Ron Eichenberg, BHHS FOX & ROACH - ALLENTOWN
1040 S CEDAR CREST BLVD
$789,000 
1040 S CEDAR CREST BLVD
ALLENTOWN, PA

6,784 sqft
Listed 3/22/2018
Courtesy of Ron Eichenberg, BHHS FOX & ROACH - ALLENTOWN
5859 SNOWY ORCHID LN
$443,000 
5859 SNOWY ORCHID LN
ALLENTOWN, PA

4 Beds, 2/2 Baths
2,614 sqft
Listed 4/11/2018
Courtesy of Sarah Sheikh, BHHS FOX & ROACH - ALLENTOWN
3849 MAULFAIR
$425,000 
3849 MAULFAIR
ALLENTOWN, PA

4 Beds, 2/0 Baths
2,727 sqft
Listed 4/9/2018
Courtesy of Sandy Camarano, BHHS FOX & ROACH - BETHLEHEM
$395,000 
ADDRESS UNAVAILABLE
ALLENTOWN, PA

4,468 sqft
Listed 3/29/2018
Courtesy of Jeffrey R. Colfer, BHHS FOX & ROACH - ALLENTOWN
1701 N 18TH ST
$284,900 
1701 N 18TH ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

3 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1,473 sqft
Listed 4/18/2018
Courtesy of Mike Howard, BHHS FOX & ROACH - BETHLEHEM
2610 26TH ST SW
$264,900 
2610 26TH ST SW
ALLENTOWN, PA

4 Beds, 2/1 Baths
2,596 sqft
Listed 4/20/2018
Courtesy of Chris Sutphen, BHHS FOX & ROACH - MACUNGIE
920 BEVERLY DR
$264,900 
920 BEVERLY DR
ALLENTOWN, PA

4 Beds, 2/1 Baths
Listed 4/4/2018
Courtesy of Machua Mbugua, BHHS FOX & ROACH - MACUNGIE
1519 N 19TH ST
$239,900 
1519 N 19TH ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

3 Beds, 1/1 Bath
1,568 sqft
Listed 4/9/2018
Courtesy of Chris Sutphen, BHHS FOX & ROACH - MACUNGIE
820 N MAIN ST
$179,900 
820 N MAIN ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

1,163 sqft
Listed 4/18/2018
Courtesy of Ken Carey, BHHS FOX & ROACH - BETHLEHEM
953 E FAIRVIEW ST
$169,900 
953 E FAIRVIEW ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

2 Beds, 1/1 Bath
6,094 sqft
Listed 4/17/2018
Courtesy of Mick Seislove, BHHS FOX & ROACH - MACUNGIE
1328 2ND ST
$131,000 
1328 2ND ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,378 sqft
Listed 3/24/2018
Courtesy of Tina Moyer, BHHS FOX & ROACH - MACUNGIE
538 PARK ST
$67,900 
538 PARK ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
979 sqft
Listed 3/22/2018
Courtesy of Kristine McCreary, BHHS FOX & ROACH - COOPERSBURG
538 PARK ST
$67,900 
538 PARK ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

979 sqft
Listed 3/22/2018
Courtesy of Kristine McCreary, BHHS FOX & ROACH - COOPERSBURG
438 N HALL ST
$52,900 
438 N HALL ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

4 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,158 sqft
Listed 4/19/2018
Courtesy of Kristine McCreary, BHHS FOX & ROACH - COOPERSBURG
438 N HALL ST
$52,900 
438 N HALL ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

1,158 sqft
Listed 4/19/2018
Courtesy of Kristine McCreary, BHHS FOX & ROACH - COOPERSBURG
1040 S CEDAR CREST BLVD
$2,600 
1040 S CEDAR CREST BLVD
ALLENTOWN, PA

Listed 3/22/2018
Courtesy of Ron Eichenberg, BHHS FOX & ROACH - ALLENTOWN
1423 E LIVINGSTON ST
$1,100 
1423 E LIVINGSTON ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

2 Beds, 1/1 Bath
980 sqft
Listed 4/17/2018
Courtesy of Trevor Jones, BHHS FOX & ROACH - EASTON

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 1 out of 5
PENNSYLVANIA 2 out of 5

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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: 118,869
Households: 43,152
Median Age: 35

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