Glendon, Pennsylvania

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Glendon Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 7 miles E of Bethlehem, Pennsylvania (center to center)
Nearest Large City 49 miles N of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
County Northampton
Metro Area Allentown - Bethlehem - Easton
Standard Zip Codes 17948, 18042
Phone Area Codes 610
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 40.666
Longitude -75.236

Glendon Climate

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  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 11.3 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
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
Distance 19.8 miles
Jan Temp 18 to 37 F
Apr Temp 37 to 61 F
Jul Temp 62 to 85 F
Oct Temp 40 to 64 F
Annual Precip 49.3 inches
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Glendon Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 367 100%
Male 192 52.3%
Female 175 47.7%
Under 18 106 28.9%
18+ 261 71.1%
65+ 48 13.1%
Median Age 36.5
Average Family Size 3.15
White 351 95.6%
African-American 3 0.8%
Asian 5 1.4%
American Indian & Alaskan 0 0%
Other 1 0.3%
Mixed Race 7 1.9%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 8 2.2%

Estimated Glendon Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 364
Growth -3
Growth % -0.8%

Glendon Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
German 26.4%
Italian 21.5%
Irish 8.5%
Polish 7.2%
Ukrainian 5.9%
English 5.2%
Dutch 4.6%
Pennsylvania German 4.2%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 3.6%
Hungarian 3.3%
US/American 1.6%
French Canadian 1.6%
Slovak 1.3%
Scottish 1.3%
French (except Basque) 1%
Croatian 0.7%
Canadian 0.7%
Swedish 0.7%
Russian 0.7%
Scotch-Irish 0.3%
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Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Boston Run (17948)
Bowmans (17948)
Coles (17948)
College Hill (18042)
Craigs (17948)
Hills Terrace (17948)
Mahanoy Cty (17948)
Morea (17948)
Morea Colliery (17948)
New Boston (17948)
Park Place (17948)
Shoemakers (17948)
Trenton (17948)
Wiggans (17948)
Williams Township (18042)

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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Glendon 367 $45,417
Easton 26,263 $38,704
Freemansburg 1,897 $48,333
Riegelsville 863 $55,208
Stockertown 687 $59,375
Tatamy 930 $55,750
West Easton 1,152 $48,393
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