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-Economic cycles
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What Bert Has To Say About Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton Metro Area

The cities of Allentown, Bethlehem, and Easton have a strong industrial and working class heritage, anchored by the enormous Bethlehem Steel works. The gigantic 500-acre mill complex, abandoned 20 years ago, and is still a formidable presence just south of downtown Bethlehem, and is likely to evolve at least in part to a preserved national park site celebrating our industrial heritage. The rest of the area is a center for mostly old-economy manufacturing with the Lucent Technologies spinoff Agere adding a not-too-prosperous high tech element. Binney & Smith, known worldwide as the maker of Crayola crayons, has its factory in the smaller Easton east along the Lehigh River.


Mid-sized city complex - East-central Pennsylvania, along I-78 20 miles west of the New Jersey border See Local Real Estate
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City: Easton
Zip Codes: Easton (zip 18042)
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 264 ft above sea level

Quick Facts About Easton

    The unemployment rate in Easton (zip 18042) is 6.90 percent (U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Easton (zip 18042) jobs have Increased by 1.70 percent. Learn more...
    Compared to the rest of the country, Easton (zip 18042)'s cost of living is 10.40% Lower than the U.S. average. Learn more... or Compare Easton (zip 18042)'s Cost of Living
    Easton (zip 18042)'s population is 41,903 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 7.52 percent. Learn more...
    Average Commute time is 30 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn more...
    The median home cost in Easton (zip 18042) is $122,700. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -8.80%. Check out the homes in the area.
    Easton (zip 18042) public schools spend $14,895 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 16 students per teacher in Easton (zip 18042). Learn more...

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