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Pros

-Strategic location
-Affordable housing
-Attractive downtown

Cons

-Economic cycles
-Some unattractive areas
-Entertainment


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.


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Highlights


  • Profile: Mid-sized city complex
  • Time zone: Eastern Standard Time
  • Elevation: 264
  • Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
  • City: Hellertown
  • Zip Codes: Hellertown (zip 18055)

Quick Facts About Hellertown


    ECONOMY
    The unemployment rate in Hellertown (zip 18055) is 5.30 percent(U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Hellertown (zip 18055) jobs have Increased by 1.71 percent.
    COST OF LIVING
    Compared to the rest of the country, Hellertown (zip 18055)'s cost of living is 0.60% Higher than the U.S. average.
    POPULATION
    As of 2014, Hellertown (zip 18055)'s population is 12,563 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 27.01 percent.
    TRANSPORTATION
    Average Commute time is 25 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes.
    REAL ESTATE
    The median home cost in Hellertown (zip 18055) is $186,300. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -8.77%.
    SCHOOLS
    Hellertown (zip 18055) public schools spend $17,381 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 13.8 students per teacher in Hellertown (zip 18055).

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The median home price in Hellertown is $186,300. Browse Homes in this Range.
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