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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

1062 NEWGATE DR
$699,900 Price reduced from $814,900 (-$115,000)
1062 NEWGATE DR
ALLENTOWN, PA

7 Beds, 5/1 Baths
4,727 sqft
Courtesy of Helen Wilten, BHHS Fox & Roach-Coopersburg
211 S ROUTE 100 S
Courtesy of Howard Hanna The Frederick Group
978 BUCKINGHAM DR
$629,000 Price reduced from $649,000 (-$20,000)
978 BUCKINGHAM DR
ALLENTOWN, PA

4 Beds, 4/1 Baths
4,020 sqft
Courtesy of Kay Nederostek, BHHS Fox & Roach-Allentown
315 S 33RD
$565,000 
315 S 33RD
ALLENTOWN, PA

4 Beds, 3/2 Baths
3,759 sqft
Courtesy of Sean LaSalle, BHHS Fox & Roach-Macungie
3725 ALMA DR
$399,500 
3725 ALMA DR
ALLENTOWN, PA

4 Beds, 2/1 Baths
3,068 sqft
Courtesy of Michael Seislove, BHHS Fox & Roach-Macungie
4045 MAULFAIR DR
$347,500 
4045 MAULFAIR DR
ALLENTOWN, PA

4 Beds, 2/1 Baths
2,215 sqft
Courtesy of Kay Nederostek, BHHS Fox & Roach-Allentown
3518 PLEASANT AVE
$287,500 
3518 PLEASANT AVE
ALLENTOWN, PA

4 Beds, 2/1 Baths
2,100 sqft
Courtesy of DLP Realty
2717 W FAIRVIEW ST
$274,900 
2717 W FAIRVIEW ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

3 Beds, 2/2 Baths
1,844 sqft
Courtesy of DLP Realty
2132 HUCKLEBERRY ROAD
$219,900 
2132 HUCKLEBERRY ROAD
ALLENTOWN, PA

3 Beds, 2/0 Baths
2,013 sqft
Courtesy of Keller Williams Real Estate-Allentown
446 E EMMAUS AVE
$212,400 
446 E EMMAUS AVE
ALLENTOWN, PA

3 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1,265 sqft
Courtesy of Realty Mark Associates
2244 W ALLEN ST
$187,000 
2244 W ALLEN ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

3 Beds, 1/1 Bath
1,314 sqft
Courtesy of Keller Williams Real Estate-Allentown
518 S GLENWOOD ST
$175,000 
518 S GLENWOOD ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

3 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1,156 sqft
Courtesy of DLP Realty
1030 COLORADO ST
$130,000 
1030 COLORADO ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

3 Beds, 1/1 Bath
1,120 sqft
Courtesy of DLP Realty
1144 W EMMAUS AVE
$125,000 
1144 W EMMAUS AVE
ALLENTOWN, PA

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,248 sqft
Courtesy of Shirley Lang, BHHS Fox & Roach-Macungie
405 E HAMILTON ST
$114,900 
405 E HAMILTON ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,354 sqft
Courtesy of DLP Realty
848 NITTANY CT
$1,495 
848 NITTANY CT
ALLENTOWN, PA

2 Beds, 2/1 Baths
1,312 sqft
Courtesy of DLP Realty
1624 W WHITEHALL ST
$1,150 
1624 W WHITEHALL ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
2,708 sqft
Courtesy of West End Associates, Inc
1011 S LUMBER ST
$1,150 
1011 S LUMBER ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
2,740 sqft
Courtesy of West End Associates, Inc
211 S ROUTE 100 S
Courtesy of Howard Hanna The Frederick Group
1130 W HAMILTON ST ##1
$765 
1130 W HAMILTON ST ##1
ALLENTOWN, PA

1 Bed, 1/0 Bath
700 sqft
Courtesy of DLP Realty

Allentown, Pa Home Sales Price Trends

Period Total Sold Average Price Median Price
JUL-SEP 2017 486 $170,031 $138,375

Allentown, Pa School Districts

District Grades Zip Code Rating
ALLENTOWN CITY K-12 18102 1
ARTS ACADEMY CS -- 18103 2
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

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

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