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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

3620 PHEASANT HILL DRIVE
$934,900 
3620 PHEASANT HILL DRIVE
ALLENTOWN, PA

4 Beds, 4/0 Baths
4,100 sqft
Courtesy of David Fretz, BHHS Fox & Roach-Allentown
6137 MEMORIAL RD
Courtesy of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage-Wyomissing
1062 NEWGATE DR
$699,900 
1062 NEWGATE DR
ALLENTOWN, PA

7 Beds, 5/1 Baths
4,727 sqft
Courtesy of Helen Wilten, BHHS Fox & Roach-Coopersburg
978 BUCKINGHAM DR
$595,000 
978 BUCKINGHAM DR
ALLENTOWN, PA

4 Beds, 4/1 Baths
4,020 sqft
Courtesy of Kay Nederostek, BHHS Fox & Roach-Allentown
231 N 7TH ST
$499,000 
231 N 7TH ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

10,585 sqft
Courtesy of One Valley Realty LLC
4454 FARM DR
$407,500 
4454 FARM DR
ALLENTOWN, PA

5 Beds, 2/1 Baths
3,139 sqft
Courtesy of Kay Nederostek, BHHS Fox & Roach-Allentown
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
5 S 41ST ST
$239,900 
5 S 41ST ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

3 Beds, 1/1 Bath
1,858 sqft
Courtesy of Wesley Works Real Estate
4071 HAMPSHIRE CT
$219,000 
4071 HAMPSHIRE CT
ALLENTOWN, PA

2 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,308 sqft
Courtesy of Howard Hanna The Frederick Group
4535 BELLFLOWER WAY
$215,000 Price reduced from $217,500 (-$2,500)
4535 BELLFLOWER WAY
ALLENTOWN, PA

3 Beds, 2/1 Baths
1,433 sqft
Courtesy of DLP Realty
2828 HAMILTON BLVD
$209,900 
2828 HAMILTON BLVD
ALLENTOWN, PA

3 Beds, 1/1 Bath
1,326 sqft
Courtesy of Kay Nederostek, BHHS Fox & Roach-Allentown
2241 W FAIRVIEW ST
$189,900 Price reduced from $194,900 (-$5,000)
2241 W FAIRVIEW ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

4 Beds, 1/1 Bath
1,605 sqft
Courtesy of Realty Mark Associates-KOP
542 MOHAWK
$149,999 
542 MOHAWK
ALLENTOWN, PA

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,000 sqft
Courtesy of Long & Foster-Doylestown
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
416 NORTH ST #2
$114,900 
416 NORTH ST #2
ALLENTOWN, PA

4 Beds, 2/1 Baths
1,960 sqft
Courtesy of Quaint Oak Real Estate
754 N LUMBER ST
$94,900 
754 N LUMBER ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

4 Beds, 1/1 Bath
1,879 sqft
Courtesy of DLP Realty
517 N PENN ST
$65,000 
517 N PENN ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

4 Beds, 1/1 Bath
1,742 sqft
Courtesy of One Valley Realty LLC
551 PARK ST
$60,000 
551 PARK ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,080 sqft
Courtesy of One Valley Realty LLC
310 N 7TH ST
$55,000 
310 N 7TH ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

5 Beds, 2/0 Baths
2,024 sqft
Courtesy of DLP Realty
1248 TAFT AVE
Courtesy of Century 21 Keim Realtors

Allentown, Pa Home Sales Price Trends

Period Total Sold Average Price Median Price
JUL-SEP 2017 671 $158,950 $138,925

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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