Zip Code 18102 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameAllentown
Zip Code StatePennsylvania
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Lehigh
Area Code484 / 610
Current Population:49779
Racial Majority:White 23.84%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 68.7%
Unemployment Rate:10.2%
Median Household Income$31564
Average Adjusted Gross Income$27340
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time24.6 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range305 - 331 ft.
Area3 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.60783800, -75.47713600

Zip Code 18102 Description

Zip Code 18102 is located in the state of Pennsylvania in the Metro Philadelphia metro area. Zip code 18102 is primarily located in Lehigh County. The official US Postal Service name for 18102 is ALLENTOWN, Pennsylvania. Portions of zip code 18102 are contained within or border the city limits of Allentown, PA, Fullerton, PA, . Zip code 18102 is within area code 484 and area code 610. 18102 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Pennsylvania.

The current unemployment level in 18102 is 10.2% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 6.3% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 6.1% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.7%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 18102 increased to 49779 from 42418 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 18102 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 18102 public schools is Hispanic. 86.1% of students in 18102 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 11502 23.84% 13507 -15%
 Black Or African American 5184 10.74% 6002 -14%
 Hispanic 29639 61.43% 28182 +5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 60 0.12% 119 -50%
 Asian 592 1.23% 703 -16%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 3 -100%
 Other Race 104 0.11% 104 -50%
 Two Or More Races 1159 2.53% 1159 +5%

Zip Code 18102 Race/Ethnicity

 White 8.5%
 Black Or African American 14.8%
 Hispanic 68.7%
 Asian 0.8%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 6.9%

Zip Code 18102 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population4977942418
Male Population49.20%
Female Population50.80%
Total Households16387
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
86.1%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$31564
Income Under $50K Per Year71.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year22.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year5.90%
18102 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Pennsylvania District 7Susan WildDemocrat
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18102 Pennsylvania State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
22Peter SchweyerDemocrat
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18102 Pennsylvania State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
16Pat BrowneRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$96160
Average Real Estate Sale Price$52711
Current Unemployment Level 10.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level12.1%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.3%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 67a - Northern Limestone/Dolomite Valleys
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 18102 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)19212938485862615341332441
Avg Max Temp (°F)36394961718084827563524061
Avg Precip (In.)3.642.83.653.584.534.064.234.274.453.413.783.4945.89
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ
CBSA Type18102
CBSA Population822160
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours