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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

315 33RD ST
$565,000 
315 33RD ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

4 Beds, 3/2 Baths
3,759 sqft
Listed 10/10/2017
Courtesy of Sean LaSalle, BHHS FOX & ROACH - MACUNGIE
4145 W CHEW ST
$415,000 
4145 W CHEW ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

4 Beds, 2/2 Baths
2,760 sqft
Listed 10/17/2017
Courtesy of Marissa Burkholder, BHHS FOX & ROACH - COOPERSBURG
701 703 N JORDAN ST
$384,900 
701 703 N JORDAN ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

4,120 sqft
Listed 10/1/2017
Courtesy of Frederick Suter, III, BHHS FOX & ROACH - COOPERSBURG
4528 HESS CIR
$340,000 Price reduced from $350,000 (-$10,000)
4528 HESS CIR
ALLENTOWN, PA

4 Beds, 2/1 Baths
2,484 sqft
Listed 10/17/2017
Courtesy of Marissa Burkholder, BHHS FOX & ROACH - COOPERSBURG
2779 ANJOU RD
$275,000 
2779 ANJOU RD
ALLENTOWN, PA

3 Beds, 2/1 Baths
2,577 sqft
Listed 9/8/2017
Courtesy of Jon S. Wilcox, BHHS FOX & ROACH - BETHLEHEM
1915 W CEDAR ST
$192,000 
1915 W CEDAR ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

2,266 sqft
Listed 10/10/2017
Courtesy of Glenn Fretz, BHHS FOX & ROACH - ALLENTOWN
115 S BERKS ST
$185,000 
115 S BERKS ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

3 Beds, 1/1 Bath
1,120 sqft
Listed 11/10/2017
Courtesy of Jayme H. Kerr, BHHS FOX & ROACH - ALLENTOWN
18 N ADAMS ST
$159,500 
18 N ADAMS ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

3 Beds, 2/1 Baths
1,232 sqft
Listed 10/10/2017
Courtesy of Christina Acerra, BHHS FOX & ROACH - COOPERSBURG
637 E PAOLI ST
$159,500 Price reduced from $159,900 (-$400)
637 E PAOLI ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

3 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1,240 sqft
Listed 9/8/2017
Courtesy of Christina Acerra, BHHS FOX & ROACH - COOPERSBURG
1001 S 8TH ST
$134,900 
1001 S 8TH ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

1,990 sqft
Listed 9/14/2017
Courtesy of Kristine McCreary, BHHS FOX & ROACH - COOPERSBURG
2064 GRAPE ST
$115,000 
2064 GRAPE ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

3 Beds, 1/1 Bath
1,350 sqft
Listed 11/17/2017
Courtesy of Sean LaSalle, BHHS FOX & ROACH - MACUNGIE
2064 GRAPE ST
$115,000 
2064 GRAPE ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

1,350 sqft
Listed 11/17/2017
Courtesy of Sean LaSalle, BHHS FOX & ROACH - MACUNGIE
209 GRANT ST
$65,000 
209 GRANT ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

4 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,300 sqft
Listed 10/12/2017
Courtesy of Jon S. Wilcox, BHHS FOX & ROACH - BETHLEHEM
209 GRANT ST
$65,000 
209 GRANT ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

1,300 sqft
Listed 10/12/2017
Courtesy of Jon S. Wilcox, BHHS FOX & ROACH - BETHLEHEM
705 N JORDAN ST
$55,000 
705 N JORDAN ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,160 sqft
Listed 10/1/2017
Courtesy of Frederick Suter, III, BHHS FOX & ROACH - COOPERSBURG
731 GENESEE
$42,000 
731 GENESEE
ALLENTOWN, PA

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,078 sqft
Listed 11/15/2017
Courtesy of Dave Bohning, BHHS FOX & ROACH - BETHLEHEM
716 N MEADOW ST
$20,000 
716 N MEADOW ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

Listed 10/1/2017
Courtesy of Frederick Suter, III, BHHS FOX & ROACH - COOPERSBURG
3339 HAMILTON BLVD
$3,815 
3339 HAMILTON BLVD
ALLENTOWN, PA

Listed 11/14/2017
Courtesy of Robert C. Wiley, BHHS FOX & ROACH - ALLENTOWN
1041 N QUEBEC ST
$3,500 
1041 N QUEBEC ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

Listed 10/12/2017
Courtesy of Ron Eichenberg, BHHS FOX & ROACH - ALLENTOWN
6000 HAMILTON BLVD 2
$1,740 
6000 HAMILTON BLVD 2
ALLENTOWN, PA

Listed 9/14/2017
Courtesy of Ron Eichenberg, BHHS FOX & ROACH - ALLENTOWN

Allentown, Pa Home Sales Price Trends

Period Total Sold Average Price Median Price
JUL-SEP 2017 486 $170,031 $138,375

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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