Allentown, PA has a population of 119,624 people with a median age of 32.3 and a median household income of $37,256. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Allentown, PA grew from 119,261 to 119,624, a 0.3% increase and its median household income grew from $36,930 to $37,256, a 0.88% increase.
The population of Allentown, PA is 49% Hispanic, 35.8% White, and 10.7% Black. 44% of the people in Allentown, PA speak a non-English language, and 92% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Allentown, PA are Muhlenberg College, with 802 graduates, Cedar Crest College, with 423 graduates, and Welder Training and Testing Institute, with 79 graduates.
The median property value in Allentown, PA is $126,100, and the homeownership rate is 45%. Most people in Allentown, PA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 22.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Allentown, PA is 2 cars per household.
Allentown, PA is a census place located in Lehigh County, PA. It borders Bethlehem, PA; Cetronia, PA; Dorneyville, PA; Emmaus, PA; and Fullerton, PA.