Northampton strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Pennsylvania):
Low Rate of Poverty
Comparing Northampton to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Pennsylvania (State):
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|Age of the Population|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Women|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Portion of People Married|
|Average Household Size|
|People Above Poverty|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|Median Family Income|
|College Educated Adults|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Short Commute Times|
|Working at Home|
|Affordability of Rents|
|People Living Alone|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Nearest Medium City||5 miles N of Allentown, Pennsylvania (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||53 miles N of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania|
|Metro Area||Allentown - Bethlehem - Easton|
|Standard Zip Codes||18067|
|Phone Area Codes||610|
|Time Zone||Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Station||ALLENTOWN LEHIGH VLY AP|
|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|
|Jan Temp||19 to 38 F|
|Apr Temp||38 to 62 F|
|Jul Temp||62 to 87 F|
|Oct Temp||41 to 66 F|
|Annual Precip||43.9 inches|
|Jan Temp||14 to 34 F|
|Apr Temp||35 to 59 F|
|Jul Temp||58 to 83 F|
|Oct Temp||37 to 63 F|
|Annual Precip||49.7 inches|
|Average Family Size||2.92|
|American Indian & Alaskan||5||0.1%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||164||1.7%|
|Est. 2005 Population||9,699|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||3.9%|
|French (except Basque)||0.7%|
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Serves 1,894 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 18.3
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|City, State||Similarity||1 Person Houses||65+||College Grads||Commute Minutes||Family Income||Kids 0-4||Non White||Pop.||Poverty||Prop. Crime||Seasonal Housing||Viol. Crime|
|1. Mount Ephraim, New Jersey||87.5||30.6%||17.9%||13.3%||26||$59,468||5.7%||2.5%||4,495||4.9%||44.3||0.1%||4.5|
|2. Exeter, Pennsylvania||86.1||30.1%||20.9%||13.4%||21||$40,050||5.6%||1.3%||5,955||8.6%||74.6||0.2%||9.7|
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