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People

Total Population 2,618
Male Share of the Population 49.9%
Female Share of the Population 50.1%
Senior Citizens 11.4%
Employed Population 16+ 1,202
Age of the Population 36

Families

% of people married 42.8%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 20.6%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $61,063
% Above Poverty Level 92.8%
% Below Poverty Level 7.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 24 minutes
% Working from Home 1.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work 2.2%
% Using Public Transportation 3.3%

Housing

People Living Alone 22.2%
Median Gross Rent $1,085
Median House Value $158,300

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 37.6%
US/American 0%
English 7%
Irish 9.1%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Freemansburg Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 1 miles E of Bethlehem, Pennsylvania (center to center)
Nearest Large City 47 miles N of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
County Northampton
Metro Area Allentown - Bethlehem - Easton
Standard Zip Codes 18017
Phone Area Codes 610
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 40.626
Longitude -75.346

Freemansburg 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 ALLENTOWN LEHIGH VLY AP
Distance 5.7 miles
Jan Temp 19 to 35 F
Apr Temp 38 to 60 F
Jul Temp 63 to 84 F
Oct Temp 41 to 63 F
Annual Precip 45.1 inches
Station BUCKSVILLE
Distance 11.6 miles
Jan Temp 20 to 37 F
Apr Temp 39 to 62 F
Jul Temp 63 to 85 F
Oct Temp 42 to 65 F
Annual Precip 49.7 inches
Station BELVIDERE BRIDGE
Distance 19.9 miles
Jan Temp 18 to 36 F
Apr Temp 36 to 59 F
Jul Temp 61 to 84 F
Oct Temp 40 to 64 F
Annual Precip 45.1 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Freemansburg, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Butztown (18017)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Bethlehem 75,004 $58,133
Catasauqua 6,505 $60,129
Fountain Hill 4,614 $55,865
Glendon 424 $52,917
Hellertown 5,858 $64,429

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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