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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

828 TRAYLOR DR
$634,500 
828 TRAYLOR DR
ALLENTOWN, PA

3 Beds, 3/1 Baths
4,464 sqft
Listed 2/2/2018
Courtesy of Ron Eichenberg, BHHS FOX & ROACH - ALLENTOWN
315 33RD ST
$555,000 Price reduced from $565,000 (-$10,000)
315 33RD ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

4 Beds, 3/2 Baths
3,759 sqft
Listed 2/7/2018
Courtesy of Sean C. LaSalle, BHHS FOX & ROACH - MACUNGIE
1399 PROMISE LN
$339,900 
1399 PROMISE LN
ALLENTOWN, PA

4 Beds, 2/1 Baths
2,408 sqft
Listed 2/9/2018
Courtesy of Aubrey Hendricks, BHHS FOX & ROACH - ALLENTOWN
716 N 23RD ST
$329,900 Price reduced from $359,900 (-$30,000)
716 N 23RD ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

4 Beds, 2/1 Baths
2,720 sqft
Listed 2/2/2018
Courtesy of Carrie Petrovich, BHHS FOX & ROACH - MACUNGIE
2340 W UNION ST
$237,900 
2340 W UNION ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

4 Beds, 1/1 Bath
1,530 sqft
Listed 2/6/2018
Courtesy of James A. Macort, BHHS FOX & ROACH - COOPERSBURG
124 SUSQUEHANNA ST
$149,900 
124 SUSQUEHANNA ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,520 sqft
Listed 2/15/2018
Courtesy of Mick Seislove, BHHS FOX & ROACH - MACUNGIE
416 N 7TH ST
$139,000 
416 N 7TH ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

1,940 sqft
Listed 2/16/2018
Courtesy of Kristine McCreary, BHHS FOX & ROACH - COOPERSBURG
958 W CHEW ST
$69,900 
958 W CHEW ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

2 Beds, 1/0 Bath
2,248 sqft
Listed 2/1/2018
Courtesy of Kristine McCreary, BHHS FOX & ROACH - COOPERSBURG
534 N LUMBER ST
$67,900 
534 N LUMBER ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

1,124 sqft
Listed 2/18/2018
Courtesy of Kristine McCreary, BHHS FOX & ROACH - COOPERSBURG
510 W GORDON ST
$67,900 
510 W GORDON ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,075 sqft
Listed 1/29/2018
Courtesy of Nilsa N. Martinez, BHHS FOX & ROACH - ALLENTOWN
457 W LIBERTY ST
$64,900 
457 W LIBERTY ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,127 sqft
Listed 2/2/2018
Courtesy of Kristine McCreary, BHHS FOX & ROACH - COOPERSBURG
860 EGGE ST
$62,900 
860 EGGE ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

2 Beds, 1/0 Bath
924 sqft
Listed 2/15/2018
Courtesy of Kristine McCreary, BHHS FOX & ROACH - COOPERSBURG
111 E MOUNTAIN RD
$59,900 
111 E MOUNTAIN RD
ALLENTOWN, PA

Listed 2/2/2018
Courtesy of Brian M. Baker, BHHS FOX & ROACH - MACUNGIE
1335 EMMETT ST
$42,900 
1335 EMMETT ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

704 sqft
Listed 2/4/2018
Courtesy of Kristine McCreary, BHHS FOX & ROACH - COOPERSBURG
1335 EMMETT ST
$42,900 
1335 EMMETT ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

2 Beds, 1/0 Bath
704 sqft
Listed 2/2/2018
Courtesy of Kristine McCreary, BHHS FOX & ROACH - COOPERSBURG
6801 W TILGHMAN ST 114
Courtesy of Susan Post, BHHS FOX & ROACH - BETHLEHEM
1150 GLENLIVET DR 33
$1,500 
1150 GLENLIVET DR 33
ALLENTOWN, PA

Listed 2/16/2018
Courtesy of Frederick Suter, III, BHHS FOX & ROACH - COOPERSBURG
6801 W TILGHMAN ST 121
Courtesy of Susan Post, BHHS FOX & ROACH - BETHLEHEM
2901 W EMAUS AVE LOWER LEVEL
Courtesy of Cathi Breslin, BHHS FOX & ROACH - ALLENTOWN
1329 S HOWARD ST 2 SECOND FLOOR
$925 
1329 S HOWARD ST 2 SECOND FLOOR
ALLENTOWN, PA

2 Beds, 1/0 Bath
935 sqft
Listed 2/16/2018
Courtesy of Frederick Suter, III, BHHS FOX & ROACH - COOPERSBURG

Allentown, Pa Home Sales Price Trends

Period Total Sold Average Price Median Price
JUL-SEP 2017 692 $156,455 $138,141

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

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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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