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Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ Metro Area&

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Population
835,652
0.4% growth
Median Age
41.1
Median Household Income
$63,022
3.87% growth
Poverty Rate
11.6%
Number of Employees
415,008
1.63% growth
Median Property Value
$207,400
1.92% growth

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Economy

The economy of Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ Metro Area employs 415,008 people. The economy of Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ Metro Area is specialized in Management of Companies & Enterprises; Manufacturing; and Wholesale trade, which employ respectively 1.64; 1.49; and 1.29 times more people than what would be expected in a location of this size. The largest industries in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ Metro Area are Healthcare & Social Assistance (63,476), Manufacturing (59,624), and Retail trade (47,987), and the highest paying industries are Management of Companies & Enterprises ($79,063), Utilities ($68,438), and Professional, Scientific, Tech Services ($52,309).

Median household income in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ Metro Area is $63,022. Males in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ Metro Area have an average income that is 1.36 times higher than the average income of females, which is $48,584. The income inequality of Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ Metro Area (measured using the Gini index) is 0.472 which is lower than the national average.

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Health & Safety

Insurance and Medicare coverage combined with state and county level health and safety statistics for Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ Metro Area. In Pennsylvania the age groups most likely to have health care coverage are 6-17 and 55-64, men and women, respectively. The location has a 1 to 81 primary care clinician to patient ratio and a Medicare reimbursement average per patient per year of $9,864. Philadelphia County, PA has the highest prevalence of homicides of any county in New Jersey.

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Diversity

Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ Metro Area is home to a population of 835,652 people, from which 96.4% are citizens. The ethnic composition of the population of Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ Metro Area is composed of 618,740 White residents (74%), 135,940 Hispanic residents (16.3%), 42,182 Black residents (5.05%), 23,235 Asian residents (2.78%), and 13,306 Two+ residents (1.59%). The most common foreign languages in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ Metro Area are Spanish (79,347 speakers), Arabic (5,876 speakers), and Chinese (3,479 speakers), but compared to other places, Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ Metro Area has a relative high number of Hungarian (615 speakers), Other West Germanic (1,527 speakers), and Arabic (5,876 speakers).

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In 2015 universities in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ Metro Area awarded 9,747 degrees. The student population of Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ Metro Area is skewed towards females, with 3,881 male students and 5,866 female students. Most students in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ Metro Area are White (6,701 and 68.7%), followed by Hispanic or Latino (943 and 9.7%), Unknown (717 and 7.36%), and Black or African American (501 and 5.14%). The largest universities in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ Metro Area by number of graduates are Lehigh University (2,088 and 21.4%), Northampton County Area Community College (1,648 and 16.9%), and DeSales University (891 and 9.1%). The most popular majors in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ Metro Area are General Business Administration & Management (416 and 4.27%), General Psychology (342 and 3.51%), and Registered Nursing (247 and 2.53%). The median tuition costs in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ Metro Area are $47,825 for private four year colleges, and $13,174 and $20,608 respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ Metro Area is $207,400, which is 1.01 times larger than the national average of $205,000. Between 2015 and 2016 the median property value increased from $203,500 to $207,400, a 1.92% increase. The homeownership rate of Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ Metro Area is 68%, which is higher than the national average of 63.1%. People in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ Metro Area have an average commute time of 26.6 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ Metro Area is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

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