ZIP Code 18109 - Allentown Map and Data

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Official Zip Code NameAllentown
Zip Code StatePennsylvania
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Lehigh
Secondary County: Northampton
Area Code484 / 610
Current Population:16932
Racial Majority:White 50.69%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 64.8%
Unemployment Rate:3.6%
Median Household Income$42929
Average Adjusted Gross Income$37120
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time24.7 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range315 - 387 ft.
Area10 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.63835700, -75.43931700

Zip Code 18109 Profile

ZIP Code 18109 is located in the state of Pennsylvania in the Metro Philadelphia metro area. ZIP code 18109 is primarily located in Lehigh County. Portions of 18109 are also located in Northampton County. The official US Postal Service name for 18109 is ALLENTOWN, Pennsylvania. Portions of ZIP code 18109 are contained within or border the city limits of Allentown, PA, Bethlehem, PA, and Catasauqua, PA. ZIP code 18109 is within area code 484 and area code 610. 18109 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Pennsylvania.

The current unemployment level in 18109 is 3.6% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 6.3% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 3.4% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 3.7%.

The majority ethnicity residing in 18109 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 18109 public schools is Hispanic. 85.5% of students in 18109 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 8395 50.69% 8734 -4%
 Black Or African American 1534 9.26% 1362 +13%
 Hispanic 5802 35.04% 5990 -3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 37 0.22% 20 +85%
 Asian 163 0.98% 388 -58%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 6 -100%
 Other Race 16 0.13% 16 +38%
 Two Or More Races 416 3.67% 416 +46%

Zip Code 18109 Race/Ethnicity

 White 17.1%
 Black Or African American 13.9%
 Hispanic 64.8%
 Asian 1.5%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 2.4%

Zip Code 18109 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population169320
Male Population48.20%
Female Population51.80%
Total Households6655
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
85.5%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$42929
Income Under $50K Per Year59.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year32.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year8.80%
18109 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Pennsylvania District 7Susan WildDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$133718
Average Real Estate Sale Price$105268
Current Unemployment Level 3.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.4%
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 18109 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)19212938485762605341332440
Avg Max Temp (°F)36394961718084827563524061
Avg Precip (In.)3.592.793.613.574.494.044.264.34.443.43.793.4645.76
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ
CBSA Type18109
CBSA Population822160
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours