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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

2713 LINDBERG AVE
$569,990 Price reduced from $592,000 (-$22,010)
2713 LINDBERG AVE
ALLENTOWN, PA

4 Beds, 4/1 Baths
3,640 sqft
Courtesy of Kay Nederostek, BHHS Fox & Roach-Allentown
3547 PLEASANT AVE
$470,000 
3547 PLEASANT AVE
ALLENTOWN, PA

4 Beds, 3/1 Baths
2,995 sqft
Courtesy of Redfin Corporation
223 E WYOMING ST
$339,900 
223 E WYOMING ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

2 Beds, 2/0 Baths
2,875 sqft
Courtesy of DLP Realty
2421 W GREENLEAF STREET
$324,900 
2421 W GREENLEAF STREET
ALLENTOWN, PA

5 Beds, 3/2 Baths
2,962 sqft
Courtesy of DLP Realty
1456 STONERIDGE RD
$245,000 
1456 STONERIDGE RD
ALLENTOWN, PA

4 Beds, 2/1 Baths
2,113 sqft
Courtesy of DLP Realty
1316 UEBERROTH AVE
$239,900 
1316 UEBERROTH AVE
ALLENTOWN, PA

4 Beds, 2/0 Baths
2,019 sqft
Courtesy of Sell Your Home Services
529 WILD MINT LN
$217,900 
529 WILD MINT LN
ALLENTOWN, PA

3 Beds, 2/1 Baths
1,618 sqft
Courtesy of Jesse Maurer, BHHS Fox & Roach-Macungie
1721 SEQUOIA CT
$159,900 
1721 SEQUOIA CT
ALLENTOWN, PA

3 Beds, 2/1 Baths
1,655 sqft
Courtesy of DLP Realty
5650 GREENS DR
$149,900 
5650 GREENS DR
ALLENTOWN, PA

3 Beds, 1/1 Bath
1,180 sqft
Courtesy of Long & Foster-Doylestown
2752 W EMMAUS AVENUE
$134,900 
2752 W EMMAUS AVENUE
ALLENTOWN, PA

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,126 sqft
Courtesy of DLP Realty
515 S LEH ST
$125,000 
515 S LEH ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,149 sqft
Courtesy of DLP Realty
129 N 12TH ST
$110,000 
129 N 12TH ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

5 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,728 sqft
Courtesy of DLP Realty
2116 E CEDAR ST
$109,900 
2116 E CEDAR ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

2 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,356 sqft
Courtesy of West End Associates, Inc
232 RIDGE AVE
$104,900 
232 RIDGE AVE
ALLENTOWN, PA

4 Beds, 1/1 Bath
2,598 sqft
Courtesy of DLP Realty
1540 W GORDON ST
$99,900 
1540 W GORDON ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

3 Beds, 1/1 Bath
1,314 sqft
Courtesy of DLP Realty
427 N 10TH ST
$89,500 Price reduced from $94,500 (-$5,000)
427 N 10TH ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

4 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1,782 sqft
Courtesy of Patricia Tranzilli, BHHS Fox & Roach-Spring House
935 S FILMORE ST
$87,500 
935 S FILMORE ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,152 sqft
Courtesy of Alta Realty Company LLC
933 E GORDON ST
$1,500 
933 E GORDON ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

2 Beds, 1/1 Bath
828 sqft
Courtesy of Long & Foster-Doylestown
144 E HAMILTON ST
$1,500 
144 E HAMILTON ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

4 Beds, 1/1 Bath
2,419 sqft
Courtesy of Long & Foster-Doylestown
306 S 35TH ST
$1,395 
306 S 35TH ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

2 Beds, 2/0 Baths
Courtesy of West End Associates, Inc

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 2 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: 119,889
Households: 43,549
Median Age: 35

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