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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

2249 HONEYSUCKLE RD
$650,000 
2249 HONEYSUCKLE RD
ALLENTOWN, PA

5 Beds, 3/2 Baths
2,526 sqft
Courtesy of Keller Williams Real Estate-Montgomeryville
315 S 33RD
$535,000 
315 S 33RD
ALLENTOWN, PA

4 Beds, 3/2 Baths
3,759 sqft
Courtesy of Sean LaSalle, BHHS Fox & Roach-Macungie
2079 GREENWOOD RD
$324,900 Price reduced from $359,000 (-$34,100)
2079 GREENWOOD RD
ALLENTOWN, PA

5 Beds, 2/2 Baths
2,774 sqft
Courtesy of Sean LaSalle, BHHS Fox & Roach-Macungie
1501 LEHIGH AVE
$274,000 
1501 LEHIGH AVE
ALLENTOWN, PA

4 Beds, 2/1 Baths
2,325 sqft
Courtesy of Patricia Heine, BHHS Fox & Roach-Coopersburg
2648 W HIGHLAND ST
$259,900 
2648 W HIGHLAND ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

3 Beds, 1/1 Bath
1,660 sqft
Courtesy of John K Katzbeck Real Estate
264 SNAPDRAGON WAY
$254,900 Price reduced from $259,900 (-$5,000)
264 SNAPDRAGON WAY
ALLENTOWN, PA

3 Beds, 2/1 Baths
1,869 sqft
Courtesy of Kay Nederostek, BHHS Fox & Roach-Allentown
2598 BRIDGETS WAY
$244,900 
2598 BRIDGETS WAY
ALLENTOWN, PA

3 Beds, 2/1 Baths
Courtesy of West End Associates, Inc
735 N MAXWELL ST
$189,900 
735 N MAXWELL ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

3 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1,204 sqft
Courtesy of John K Katzbeck Real Estate
2439 TILGHMAN ST
$184,900 
2439 TILGHMAN ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

4 Beds, 2/1 Baths
1,930 sqft
Courtesy of Better Homes & Gardens Real Estate Valley Partners
2450 S 5TH ST
$179,000 
2450 S 5TH ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

4 Beds, 1/1 Bath
1,300 sqft
Courtesy of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage-Kutztown
1920 S WOOD ST
$177,500 
1920 S WOOD ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

3 Beds, 1/1 Bath
996 sqft
Courtesy of Keller Williams Realty Group
2401 S ALICE ST
$159,900 
2401 S ALICE ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

2 Beds, 1/1 Bath
1,170 sqft
Courtesy of Keller Williams Real Estate-Allentown
221 E FEDERAL ST
$159,000 
221 E FEDERAL ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,058 sqft
Courtesy of AMF Real Estate Services
1516 W TREMONT ST
$139,900 
1516 W TREMONT ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

3 Beds, 1/1 Bath
1,277 sqft
Courtesy of DLP Realty
1518 W TREMONT ST
$139,900 
1518 W TREMONT ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

3 Beds, 1/1 Bath
1,277 sqft
Courtesy of DLP Realty
725 W UNION ST
$119,900 
725 W UNION ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

5 Beds, 2/0 Baths
2,304 sqft
Courtesy of Aubrecia Houston, BHHS Fox & Roach-Macungie
427 N 10TH ST
$94,500 Price reduced from $97,000 (-$2,500)
427 N 10TH ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

4 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1,782 sqft
Courtesy of Patricia Tranzilli, BHHS Fox & Roach-Spring House
935 MONROE ST
$34,990 
935 MONROE ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

4 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,080 sqft
Courtesy of DLP Realty
1447 W HAMILTON ST
Courtesy of Long & Foster-Doylestown
1447 W HAMILTON ST
Courtesy of Long & Foster-Doylestown

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 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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