Lehigh County, PA has a population of 363,147 people with a median age of 39 and a median household income of $60,498. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Lehigh County, PA grew from 360,685 to 363,147, a 0.68% increase and its median household income grew from $56,452 to $60,498, a 7.17% increase.
The population of Lehigh County, PA is 65.6% White, 23.3% Hispanic, and 5.8% Black. 23.7% of the people in Lehigh County, PA speak a non-English language, and 96.2% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Lehigh County, PA are DeSales University, with 891 graduates, Muhlenberg College, with 802 graduates, and Lehigh Carbon Community College, with 764 graduates.
The median property value in Lehigh County, PA is $198,800, and the homeownership rate is 64.1%. Most people in Lehigh County, PA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 23.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Lehigh County, PA is 2 cars per household.
Lehigh County, PA is the 11th most populated county in Pennsylvania and borders Berks County, PA; Bucks County, PA; Carbon County, PA; Montgomery County, PA; Northampton County, PA; and Schuylkill County, PA& 1 more.