Allentown (zip 18103), Pennsylvania 

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Population

47,335

+3.2% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

12.3%

Median Income

$50,382

Median Home Price

$217,400

Median Age

38.7

Comfort Index (Climate)

8.7 / 5.2

summer / winter

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Best Places to Live in Allentown (zip 18103), Pennsylvania

Mid-sized city complex - East-central Pennsylvania, along I-78 20 miles west of the New Jersey border. June, September and May are the most pleasant months in the 18103 zip code, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Allentown, PA Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000
Pros
Strategic location
Affordable housing
Attractive downtown
Cons
Economic cycles
Some unattractive areas
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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.


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: See Homes
Country: United States
State: Pennsylvania
County: Lehigh County
Metro Area: Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning liberal
City: Allentown
Zip Codes: Allentown (zip 18103)
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 264 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Allentown (zip 18103) is 12.3% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Allentown (zip 18103) jobs have increased by 0.5%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Allentown (zip 18103)'s cost of living is 6.9% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Allentown (zip 18103)'s Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Lehigh county remained moderately Democratic, 53.1% to 45.5%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Allentown (zip 18103)'s population is 47,335 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 3.2%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 23.1 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Allentown (zip 18103) is Real Estate: $217,400. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 6.2%.

SCHOOLS
Allentown (zip 18103) public schools spend $16,224 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 17.4 students per teacher in Allentown (zip 18103). More Education



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Housing Market in Allentown

It's a good time to buy in Allentown. Home Appreciation is up 17.2% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Allentown is $217,400.

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