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People

Total Population 1,828
Male Share of the Population 47.1%
Female Share of the Population 52.9%
Senior Citizens 11.5%
Employed Population 16+ 972
Age of the Population 43

Families

% of people married 52.2%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 43.4%
Median Earnings25+ $54,318
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $45,938
Median Earnings With High School Degree $42,391

Wealth

Median Family Income $114,449
% Above Poverty Level 97.2%
% Below Poverty Level 2.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 27 minutes
% Working from Home 5.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work 3%
% Using Public Transportation 3.2%

Housing

People Living Alone 23.9%
Median Gross Rent $1,132
Median House Value $313,000

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 10.1%
US/American 0.2%
English 18.2%
Irish 21.1%

Allentown Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 8 miles E of Trenton, New Jersey (center to center)
Nearest Large City 34 miles NE of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
County Monmouth
Standard Zip Codes 08501
Phone Area Codes 609
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 40.177
Longitude -74.583

Allentown Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station HIGHTSTOWN 2 W
Distance 6.2 miles
Jan Temp 22 to 39 F
Apr Temp 39 to 61 F
Jul Temp 63 to 85 F
Oct Temp 42 to 65 F
Annual Precip 47.6 inches
Station PEMBERTON
Distance 15.5 miles
Jan Temp 23 to 42 F
Apr Temp 39 to 65 F
Jul Temp 63 to 87 F
Oct Temp 43 to 69 F
Annual Precip 47.1 inches
Station FREEHOLD MARLBORO
Distance 20.1 miles
Jan Temp 21 to 39 F
Apr Temp 40 to 61 F
Jul Temp 64 to 85 F
Oct Temp 43 to 66 F
Annual Precip 46.7 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Bordentown 11,444 $100,560
Chesterfield 7,725 $142,344
Hamilton 88,809 $90,275
Hightstown 5,557 $82,961
Roosevelt 744 $85,313
Upper Freehold 6,898 $129,646
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Serves 942 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 13.4

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