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People

Total Population 4,263
Male Share of the Population 46.6%
Female Share of the Population 53.4%
Senior Citizens 13.4%
Employed Population 16+ 1,977
Age of the Population 39

Families

% of people married 41.2%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 11.7%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $65,149
% Above Poverty Level 86.9%
% Below Poverty Level 13.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 29 minutes
% Working from Home 1.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work 2.1%
% Using Public Transportation 1.3%

Housing

People Living Alone 36.6%
Median Gross Rent $770
Median House Value $121,800

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 14.3%
US/American 0%
English 3.7%
Irish 13.3%

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

Slatington Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 11 miles NW of Allentown, Pennsylvania (center to center)
Nearest Large City 59 miles NW of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
County Lehigh
Metro Area Allentown - Bethlehem - Easton
Standard Zip Codes 18080
Phone Area Codes 610
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 40.748
Longitude -75.612

Slatington 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 PALMERTON
Distance 3.6 miles
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
Station BELTZVILLE DAM
Distance 6.5 miles
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
Station HAMBURG
Distance 23.8 miles
Jan Temp 18 to 36 F
Apr Temp 39 to 61 F
Jul Temp 63 to 84 F
Oct Temp 41 to 63 F
Annual Precip 46.6 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Emerald (18080)

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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Bowmanstown 1,119 $67,955

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

Slatington Public Libraries

Library
Slatington Library Inc
650 MAIN ST
Slatington, Pennsylvania
(610) 767-6461
Library Web Site

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Slatington High Schools

NORTHERN LEHIGH SHS
610-767-9833
Serves 708 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 16.9

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