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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

3468 STURBRIDGE PLACE
$948,876 
3468 STURBRIDGE PLACE
ALLENTOWN, PA

7 Beds, 3/2 Baths
5,718 sqft
Courtesy of BHHS Regency Real Estate
2803 W CHEW ST
$925,000 
2803 W CHEW ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

5 Beds, 4/2 Baths
5,774 sqft
Courtesy of Carol C Dorey Real Estate
820 BENNER RD
$925,000 
820 BENNER RD
ALLENTOWN, PA

4 Beds, 4/1 Baths
5,555 sqft
Courtesy of RE/MAX Real Estate-Allentown
1062 NEWGATE DR
$830,000 Price reduced from $835,000 (-$5,000)
1062 NEWGATE DR
ALLENTOWN, PA

7 Beds, 5/1 Baths
4,727 sqft
Courtesy of Helen Wilten, BHHS Fox & Roach-Coopersburg
978 BUCKINGHAM DR
$649,000 Price reduced from $679,000 (-$30,000)
978 BUCKINGHAM DR
ALLENTOWN, PA

4 Beds, 4/1 Baths
4,020 sqft
Courtesy of Kay Nederostek, BHHS Fox & Roach-Allentown
1971 FOREST LANE
$279,900 
1971 FOREST LANE
ALLENTOWN, PA

4 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1,899 sqft
Courtesy of Michael Seislove, BHHS Fox & Roach-Macungie
5035 PINE GROVE CIR
$235,000 
5035 PINE GROVE CIR
ALLENTOWN, PA

4 Beds, 1/1 Bath
1,780 sqft
Courtesy of Century 21 Gold
1835 W STANLEY ST
$210,000 Price reduced from $220,000 (-$10,000)
1835 W STANLEY ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,687 sqft
Courtesy of Cathi Breslin, BHHS Fox & Roach-Allentown
1926 TROXELL ST
$200,000 
1926 TROXELL ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

3 Beds, 2/1 Baths
1,828 sqft
Courtesy of DLP Realty
1436 STANLEY AVENUE
$174,900 
1436 STANLEY AVENUE
ALLENTOWN, PA

4 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,364 sqft
Courtesy of DLP Realty
1433 SALISBURY RD
$165,000 
1433 SALISBURY RD
ALLENTOWN, PA

3 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1,123 sqft
Courtesy of Richard Woodring Jr, BHHS Fox & Roach-Coopersburg
1004 HANOVER AVE
$162,000 Price reduced from $182,000 (-$20,000)
1004 HANOVER AVE
ALLENTOWN, PA

2,000 sqft
Courtesy of Iron Valley Real Estate of Lehigh Valley
5521 HAMILTON BLVD
$152,000 Price reduced from $160,000 (-$8,000)
5521 HAMILTON BLVD
ALLENTOWN, PA

4 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,600 sqft
Courtesy of Lori Bartkus, BHHS Fox & Roach-Macungie
1647 N 16TH ST
$128,000 
1647 N 16TH ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

3 Beds, 1/1 Bath
1,485 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
3412 BROADWAY
$125,000 
3412 BROADWAY
ALLENTOWN, PA

3 Beds, 1/1 Bath
1,280 sqft
Courtesy of DLP Realty
121 1/2 S 13TH ST
$115,000 
121 1/2 S 13TH ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

5 Beds, 1/1 Bath
2,101 sqft
Courtesy of DLP Realty
533 N LUMBER ST
$92,900 Price reduced from $94,500 (-$1,600)
533 N LUMBER ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

4 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,451 sqft
Courtesy of DLP Realty
885-9 COLD SPRING RD #9
$1,200 
885-9 COLD SPRING RD #9
ALLENTOWN, PA

2 Beds, 2/0 Baths
Courtesy of West End Associates, Inc
216 N SAINT CLOUD ST
$1,095 
216 N SAINT CLOUD ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

3 Beds, 1/1 Bath
1,172 sqft
Courtesy of West End Associates, Inc

Allentown, Pa Home Sales Price Trends

Period Total Sold Average Price Median Price
JUL-SEP 2017 55 $160,392 $149,722

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
PENNSYLVANIA
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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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