Demographics

People

Total Population9,888
Male Share of the Population50.1%
Female Share of the Population49.9%
Senior Citizens17.5%
Employed Population 16+5,188
Age of the Population41

Families

% of people married49.5%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher20.3%
Median Earnings25+$39,620
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$22,398
Median Earnings With High School Degree$32,047

Wealth

Median Family Income$75,952
% Above Poverty Level92.4%
% Below Poverty Level7.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time25 minutes
% Working from Home4.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work0.7%
% Using Public Transportation0.1%

Housing

People Living Alone32%
Median Gross Rent$981
Median House Value$173,900

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)20.2%
Irish12.2%
Italian10.4%
Polish8.8%
German5.3%
Slovak4.9%
Austrian4.1%
Hungarian4%
English3.8%
Ukrainian3.8%
Dutch3.2%
Russian2.2%
French Except Basque1.8%
Welsh1.5%
Scottish1%
Czech0.5%
Norwegian0.4%
West Indian0.4%
Trinidad Tobago0.3%
Lithuanian0.3%
Greek0.3%
Canadian0.3%
Jamaican0.2%
Swedish0.2%
Syrian0.1%
Iranian0.1%
Arab0.1%
Swiss0.1%
Romanian0.1%
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Northampton Almanac

CategoryValue
County Northampton County
Standard Zip Codes18067
Phone Area Codes4,84,610
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude40.68
Approximate Longitude-75.48

Northampton Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationALLENTOWN LEHIGH VLY AP
Distance3.5 miles
Jan Temp19 to 35 F
Apr Temp38 to 60 F
Jul Temp63 to 84 F
Oct Temp41 to 63 F
Annual Precip45.1 inches
StationPALMERTON
Distance10.1 miles
Jan Temp19 to 38 F
Apr Temp38 to 62 F
Jul Temp62 to 87 F
Oct Temp41 to 66 F
Annual Precip43.9 inches
StationBELTZVILLE DAM
Distance13.6 miles
Jan Temp14 to 34 F
Apr Temp35 to 59 F
Jul Temp58 to 83 F
Oct Temp37 to 63 F
Annual Precip49.7 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Allentown120,128$41,892
Bath2,665$56,806
Bethlehem75,240$63,746
Catasauqua6,541$62,784
Coplay3,246$61,765
Whitehall13,828$80,369

Northampton Public Libraries

Northampton Area Pub Library
GEORGE SCHISLER BLDG, 1615 LAUBACH
Northampton, Pennsylvania
(610) 262-7537

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Northampton Public Schools

Catasauqua Shs
2500 W Bullshead Rd
ZIP: 18067
(610) 697-0111
High
Total Enrollment 485
Colonel John Siegfried El Sch
1677 Lincoln Ave
ZIP: 18067
(610) 262-6430
Primary
Total Enrollment 1084
Northampton Area Hs
1619 Laubach Ave
ZIP: 18067
(610) 262-7812
High
Total Enrollment 1681
Northampton Area Ms
1617 Laubach Ave
ZIP: 18067
(610) 262-7817
Middle
Total Enrollment 882

Northampton Private Schools

Concordia Lutheran Church & School
3285 Pheasant Dr
ZIP: 18067
Elementary
Total Enrollment 61
Good Shepherd Catholic School
1300 Newport Ave
ZIP: 18067
Elementary
Total Enrollment 280
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