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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 PL
$829,000 
3468 STURBRIDGE PL
ALLENTOWN, PA

6 Beds, 3/2 Baths
5,718 sqft
Courtesy of James Macort, BHHS Fox & Roach-Coopersburg
4445 DRIFTWOOD LN
$419,800 Price reduced from $419,900 (-$100)
4445 DRIFTWOOD LN
ALLENTOWN, PA

4 Beds, 2/1 Baths
3,520 sqft
Courtesy of Real Estate of America
4050 WALBERT AVE
$398,000 
4050 WALBERT AVE
ALLENTOWN, PA

4 Beds, 2/1 Baths
3,346 sqft
Courtesy of West End Associates, Inc
1042 OLDSTONE RD
$380,000 
1042 OLDSTONE RD
ALLENTOWN, PA

4 Beds, 3/1 Baths
2,408 sqft
Courtesy of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage-Wyomissing
1518 W PENNSYLVANIA ST
$240,000 
1518 W PENNSYLVANIA ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

4 Beds, 2/1 Baths
1,730 sqft
Courtesy of Robert Dieter, BHHS Fox & Roach-Macungie
1448 GARDEN AVE
$239,900 
1448 GARDEN AVE
ALLENTOWN, PA

3 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1,996 sqft
Courtesy of DLP Realty
483 CELANDINE DR
$229,900 
483 CELANDINE DR
ALLENTOWN, PA

3 Beds, 2/1 Baths
1,750 sqft
Courtesy of BHHS Keystone Properties
615 N MAIN STREET
$225,000 
615 N MAIN STREET
ALLENTOWN, PA

3 Beds, 2/2 Baths
Courtesy of Keller Williams Real Estate-Allentown
2030 W LIVINGSTON STREET
$183,500 
2030 W LIVINGSTON STREET
ALLENTOWN, PA

3 Beds, 1/1 Bath
2,034 sqft
Courtesy of Century 21 Pinnacle-Allentown
1971 S 5TH ST
$168,900 
1971 S 5TH ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

4 Beds, 1/0 Bath
2,100 sqft
Courtesy of Century 21 Keim Realtors
1971 S 5TH ST
$168,900 
1971 S 5TH ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

2,100 sqft
Courtesy of Century 21 Keim Realtors
1135 CATASAUQUA AVE
$159,900 
1135 CATASAUQUA AVE
ALLENTOWN, PA

2 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,374 sqft
Courtesy of Real Estate of America
1404 E SUSQUEHANNA ST
$155,000 
1404 E SUSQUEHANNA ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

4 Beds, 1/1 Bath
1,746 sqft
Courtesy of DLP Realty
2870 ITHACA ST
$149,900 
2870 ITHACA ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

3 Beds, 1/1 Bath
1,116 sqft
Courtesy of Iron Valley Real Estate of Lehigh Valley
897-2 COLD SPRING RD #2
$133,000 
897-2 COLD SPRING RD #2
ALLENTOWN, PA

2 Beds, 2/0 Baths
Courtesy of RE/MAX Central-Allentown
237 E ELM ST
$93,000 
237 E ELM ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,128 sqft
Courtesy of DLP Realty
427 N 10TH ST
$89,500 
427 N 10TH ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

4 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1,782 sqft
Courtesy of Patricia Tranzilli, BHHS Fox & Roach-Spring House
232 RIDGE AVE
$84,900 Price reduced from $104,900 (-$20,000)
232 RIDGE AVE
ALLENTOWN, PA

4 Beds, 1/1 Bath
2,598 sqft
Courtesy of DLP Realty
626 1/2 N MOHR STREET
$49,900 
626 1/2 N MOHR STREET
ALLENTOWN, PA

3 Beds, 1/0 Bath
1,122 sqft
Courtesy of DLP Realty
519-521 S MUHLENBERG ST
$1,375 
519-521 S MUHLENBERG ST
ALLENTOWN, PA

3 Beds, 1/1 Bath
1,138 sqft
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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