Allentown, New Jersey

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Population in 2014: 1,807 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -4.0%
 
Males: 851  (47.1%)
Females: 956  (52.9%)
Median resident age:  44.2 years
New Jersey median age:  39.4 years

Zip codes: 08501.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $103,787 (it was $71,193 in 2000)
Allentown:

$103,787
NJ:

$70,165

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $40,477 (it was $29,455 in 2000)

Allentown borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $312,465 (it was $167,000 in 2000)
Allentown:

$312,465
NJ:

$307,700

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $294,598; Detached houses: $299,522; Townhouses or other attached units: $196,944

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,169.

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  • Races in Allentown, NJ (2010)

    Allentown races chart
    • 1,62989.1%White alone
    • 764.2%Black alone
    • 653.6%Hispanic
    • 291.6%Two or more races
    • 271.5%Asian alone
    • 10.05%American Indian alone
    • 10.05%Other race alone

Races in Allentown detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Allentown: 119.0 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (15.8%), German (14.4%), Italian (13.7%), English (11.6%), Polish (7.8%), United States (5.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 01/29/1889

Elevation: 82 feet

Land area: 0.61 square miles.

Population density: 2,974 people per square mile   (average).

Allentown,NJ real estate house value index trend

Allentown, New Jersey map

For population 25 years and over in Allentown:

  • High school or higher: 93.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 44.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 16.8%
  • Unemployed: 3.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Allentown borough:

  • Never married: 25.8%
  • Now married: 55.6%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 5.4%
  • Divorced: 11.9%

63 residents are foreign born (1.2% Europe, 1.0% North America, 0.9% Latin America).

This borough:

3.5%
New Jersey:

21.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $7,692 (2.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $6,853 (2.4%)

Allentown satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Trenton, NJ (9.6 miles , pop. 85,403).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Philadelphia, PA (32.1 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Robbinsville, NJ (1.8 miles ), Yardville, NJ (2.1 miles ), Yardville-Groveville, NJ (2.1 miles ), Groveville, NJ (2.1 miles ), Hamilton Square, NJ (2.3 miles ), Mercerville-Hamilton Square, NJ (2.5 miles ), White Horse, NJ (2.5 miles ), Roosevelt borough, NJ (2.6 miles ).

Latitude: 40.18 N, Longitude: 74.58 W

Area code: 609

Allentown household income distribution Allentown home values distribution

Crime rates in Allentown by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 0000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 00000000000N/AN/A
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0N/AN/A
Robberies 0000010000100
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.054.40.00.00.00.054.30.00.0
Assaults 2000200101133
per 100,000 104.10.00.00.0107.60.00.054.30.054.554.3165.6165.6
Burglaries 62113573231122
per 100,000 312.2106.453.453.2161.4271.9378.8163.0108.3163.654.3662.3110.4
Thefts 30191713151621251624769
per 100,000 1,560.91,011.2908.1691.9806.9870.01,136.41,358.7866.31,308.6380.4331.1496.7
Auto thefts 3301130200000
per 100,000 156.1159.70.053.253.8163.10.0108.70.00.00.00.00.0
Arson 0000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 122.463.241.737.172.286.674.988.844.077.848.196.563.2

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Allentown detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 6 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.76
New Jersey average:

3.43
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.8%
New Jersey:

5.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +124 (+7.1%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (19%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (6%)
  • Educational services (20%)
  • Health care and social assistance (18%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (10%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (21%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (7%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (15%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (5%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4%)

Work and jobs in Allentown: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Allentown, New Jersey

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Allentown-area historical tornado activity is near New Jersey state average. It is 26% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/18/1990, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 23.2 miles away from the Allentown borough center injured 8 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 6/13/1958, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 3.5 miles away from the borough center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Allentown-area historical earthquake activity is near New Jersey state average. It is 87% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 77.4 miles away from the city center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 261.5 miles away from Allentown center
On 1/16/1994 at 00:42:43, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 75.8 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 301.4 miles away from the city center
On 8/26/2003 at 18:24:18, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.5 ML, Depth: 1.9 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 40.5 miles away from Allentown center
On 8/22/1992 at 12:20:32, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 3.8 MS, 4.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 238.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Monmouth County (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Hurricanes: 3, Blizzards: 2, Heavy Rains: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Water Shortages: 2, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 2 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Allentown topographic map

Birthplace of: Doc Imlay - Baseball player, George R. Robbins - Politician, John B. Montgomery - Navy admiral.

Hospitals and medical centers near Allentown:

  • HAMILTON SURGERY CENTER LLC (Hospital, about 7 miles away; HAMILTON, NJ)
  • HAMILTON CONTINUING CARE (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; HAMILTON, NJ)
  • PRESBYTERIAN HOME - MEADOW LAKES (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; HIGHTSTOWN, NJ)
  • HAMILTON GROVE HEALTHCARE AND REHABILITATION, LLC (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; HAMILTON, NJ)
  • MERCER COUNTY GERIATRIC CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; TRENTON, NJ)
  • SUN LAWN NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; HIGHTSTOWN, NJ)
  • WELLBOUND OF MERCER (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; HAMILTON, NJ)

Amtrak stations near Allentown:

  • 10 miles: TRENTON (72 S. CLINTON AVE.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, car rental agency, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 10 miles: PRINCETON JUNCTION (WALLACE RD.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, snack bar, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Allentown:

  • Mercer County Community College (about 7 miles; West Windsor, NJ; Full-time enrollment: 5,728)
  • Thomas Edison State College (about 11 miles; Trenton, NJ; FT enrollment: 4,972)
  • Rider University (about 12 miles; Lawrenceville, NJ; FT enrollment: 4,960)
  • The College of New Jersey (about 13 miles; Ewing, NJ; FT enrollment: 7,573)
  • Princeton University (about 13 miles; Princeton, NJ; FT enrollment: 6,897)
  • Burlington County College (about 15 miles; Pemberton, NJ; FT enrollment: 7,928)
  • Beth Medrash Govoha (about 21 miles; Lakewood, NJ; FT enrollment: 6,700)

Public high school in Allentown:

Public elementary/middle schools in Allentown:

  • STONEBRIDGE MIDDLE SCHOOL (Location: 1252 YARDVILLE-ALLENTOWN ROAD, Grades: 5-8)
  • NEWELL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Location: 27 HIGH STREET, Grades: PK-4)
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Hotels: Four Seasons Upper Freehold (1 Minuteman Circle), Four Seasons at Upper Freehold (160 Ellisdale Road).

Monmouth County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 114. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

114
U.S.:

75

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.127. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.127
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 8.08. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.08
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 1.81. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.81
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 26.7. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 2.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.7
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2010 was 20.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

20.4
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 11.4. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 9.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.4
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 3.2%
(3.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This borough:  2.6 people
New Jersey:  2.7 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:  70.9%
Whole state:  69.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:  6.1%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households

Allentown, New Jersey environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Allentown (2011 data):

  • Bank of America, National Association: Allentown Branch at 40 North Main Street, branch established on 1963/03/01. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • Fulton Bank of New Jersey: Allentown Branch at 20 North Main Street, branch established on 1992/06/01. Info updated 2012/02/08: Bank assets: $3,408.9 mil, Deposits: $2,816.1 mil, headquarters in Mount Laurel, NJ, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 74 total offices, Holding Company: Fulton Financial Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.8
New Jersey average:

12.7

Allentown travel time to work - commute Allentown mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Allentown borough (based on Monmouth County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic262,03148
Mainline Protestant37,657131
Other31,79470
Evangelical Protestant16,025106
Black Protestant6,50733
Orthodox6,3779
None269,989-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 165
Monmouth County:

2.57 / 10,000 pop.
New Jersey:

2.90 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
This county:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 117
Monmouth County:

1.82 / 10,000 pop.
New Jersey:

1.76 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 51
Monmouth County:

0.80 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.81 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 623
Here:

9.71 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.15 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

7.6%
New Jersey:

8.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Monmouth County:

20.4%
New Jersey:

23.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

21.8%
State:

18.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Allentown:

55.9%
New Jersey:

49.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Allentown:

56.3%
New Jersey:

47.4%

Average BMI:
Allentown:

28.2
State:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Allentown:

20.1%
New Jersey:

20.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Allentown:

8.6%
New Jersey:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Allentown:

6.9
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

34.2%
New Jersey:

33.6%

General health condition:
Allentown:

62.5%
New Jersey:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

81.7%
State:

79.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Allentown, NJ Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 2$8,498$50,9882$2,141
Other Government Administration 2$6,792$40,75210$3,297
Judicial and Legal 1$2,858$34,2963$1,927
Police Protection - Officers 4$29,263$87,7890$0
Police - Other 0$0 5$2,642
Fire - Other 0$0 1$476
Streets and Highways 2$6,202$37,2120$0
Totals for Government 11$53,613$58,48721$10,483

Allentown government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $39,000 ($21.58)
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $950,000 ($525.73)
    Police Protection: $365,000 ($201.99)
    Sewerage: $363,000 ($200.89)
    Water Utilities: $207,000 ($114.55)
    Financial Administration: $174,000 ($96.29)
    Solid Waste Management: $129,000 ($71.39)
    Fire Protection: $52,000 ($28.78)
    Regular Highways: $34,000 ($18.82)
    Parks & Recreation: $4,000 ($2.21)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $83,000 ($45.93)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $35,000 ($19.37)
    Sewerage: $3,000 ($1.66)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $602,000 ($333.15)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $89,000 ($49.25)

Allentown government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $634,000 ($350.86)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $143,000 ($79.14)
    Interest Earnings: $21,000 ($11.62)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $374,000 ($206.97)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $186,000 ($102.93)
  • Tax - Property: $3,262,000 ($1805.20)

Allentown government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $1,488,000 ($823.46)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $1,600,000 ($885.45)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $287,000 ($158.83)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $1,662,000 ($919.76)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $1,433,000 ($793.03)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $225,000 ($124.52)
    Water Utilities: $55,000 ($30.44)

Allentown government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $2,400,000 ($1328.17)

4.17% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($71,604 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.17%
New Jersey average:

5.08%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,108 average AGI)
Monmouth County:

0.04%
New Jersey average:

0.06%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Ocean County, NJ  0.72% ($49,619 average AGI)
from Middlesex County, NJ  0.66% ($66,985)
from Hudson County, NJ  0.21% ($107,523)


4.86% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($64,823 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.86%
New Jersey average:

5.65%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($426 average AGI)
Monmouth County:

0.03%
New Jersey average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Ocean County, NJ  0.81% ($58,512 average AGI)
to Middlesex County, NJ  0.51% ($56,722)
to New York County, NY  0.23% ($79,458)

Strongest AM radio stations in Allentown:

  • WPHT (1210 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KYW (1060 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WZZD (990 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WPEN (950 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WBUD (1260 AM; 5 kW; TRENTON, NJ; Owner: MILLENNIUM CENTRAL NEW JERSEY LICENSE HOLDCO, LLC)
  • WHWH (1350 AM; 10 kW; PRINCETON, NJ; Owner: MULTICULTURAL RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WOR (710 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WNWR (1540 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA)
  • WTTM (1680 AM; 10 kW; PRINCETON, NJ; Owner: MULTICULTURAL RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WOBM (1160 AM; 9 kW; LAKEWOOD TOWNSHIP, NJ; Owner: NORTH SHORE BROADCASTING CORP.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Allentown:

  • WKXW-FM (101.5 FM; TRENTON, NJ; Owner: MILLENNIUM CENTRAL NEW JERSEY LICENSE HOLDCO, LLC)
  • WNJT-FM (88.1 FM; TRENTON, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC BRD/CST AUTHORITY)
  • WPRB (103.3 FM; PRINCETON, NJ; Owner: PRINCETON BROADCASTING SERVICE, INC.)
  • WWFM (89.1 FM; TRENTON, NJ; Owner: MERCER COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • W220AG (91.9 FM; LAWRENCEVILLE, ETC., NJ; Owner: BUX-MONT EDUCATIONAL RADIO ASSOC.)
  • WPST (97.5 FM; TRENTON, NJ; Owner: NASSAU BROADCASTING II, L.L.C.)
  • WTHK (94.5 FM; TRENTON, NJ; Owner: NASSAU BROADCASTING II, L.L.C.)
  • WMGK (102.9 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WMWX (95.7 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WOGL (98.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WMGQ (98.3 FM; NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ; Owner: THE SENTINEL PUBLISHING CO.)
  • WBEB (101.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WEAZ-FM RADIO, INC.)
  • WRTI (90.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: TEMPLE UNIV. OF THE COMMONWEALTH, ET)
  • WSNI-FM (104.5 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WPHI-FM (103.9 FM; JENKINTOWN, PA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WAWZ (99.1 FM; ZAREPHATH, NJ; Owner: PILLAR OF FIRE)
  • WRKS (98.7 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORP OF NEW YORK)
  • WNYC-FM (93.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WNYC RADIO)
  • WPAT-FM (93.1 FM; PATERSON, NJ; Owner: WPAT LICENSING, INC.)
  • WMMR (93.3 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Allentown:

  • WNJT (Channel 52; TRENTON, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WNJN (Channel 50; MONTCLAIR, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC B/CNG AUTHORITY)
  • KYW-TV (Channel 3; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WNYW (Channel 5; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WCBS-TV (Channel 2; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WUVP (Channel 65; VINELAND, NJ; Owner: UNIVISION PHILADELPHIA LLC)
  • WABC-TV (Channel 7; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMERICAN BROADCASTING COMPANIES, INC)
  • WPIX (Channel 11; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WPIX, INC.)
  • WWOR-TV (Channel 9; SECAUCUS, NJ; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • W25AW (Channel 25; TRENTON, NJ; Owner: WZBN TV, INC.)
  • WPHL-TV (Channel 17; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WPVI-TV (Channel 6; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WPPX (Channel 61; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: PAXSON PHILADELPHIA LICENSE, INC.)
  • WPSG (Channel 57; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: VIACOM STATIONS GROUP OF PHILADELPHIA INC.)
  • WCAU (Channel 10; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: NBC SUBSIDIARY (WCAU-TV), L.P.)
  • WWJT-LP (Channel 7; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PHILADELPHIA TELEVISION NETWORK, INC)
  • WPXN-TV (Channel 31; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WGTW (Channel 48; BURLINGTON, NJ; Owner: BRUNSON COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WYBE (Channel 35; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INDEPENDENCE PUBLIC MEDIA OF PHILADELPHIA, INC.)
  • WNBC (Channel 4; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NATIONAL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WNET (Channel 13; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WXTV (Channel 41; PATERSON, NJ; Owner: WXTV LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • WELL-LP (Channel 8; WILLOW GROVE, ETC., PA; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WNJU (Channel 47; LINDEN, NJ; Owner: WNJU LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WHYY-TV (Channel 12; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: WHYY, INC.)

Allentown fatal accident list:

Jul 8, 1995 03:29 PM, Main, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 4m13ftTotal length
  • $1,158,000Total costs
  • 20,469Total average daily traffic
  • 800Total average daily truck traffic
  • 24,596Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Allentown)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Allentown, NJ)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

6 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • STATION, 27 High St (Lat: 40.173694 Lon: -74.589583), Structure height: 48.5 m, Call Sign: WNTG423
    Assigned Frequencies: 6668.75 MHzGrant Date: 08/15/2008, Expiration Date: 10/26/2018Registrant: County Of Monmouth, 2000 Kozloski Rd, Freehold, NJ 07728, Phone: (732) 431-7915, Fax: (732) 431-7103, Email:
  • NJ08074B, 189 Route 526 (Lat: 40.167361 Lon: -74.532889), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 45.7 m, Call Sign: WQWM803
    Assigned Frequencies: 19325.0 MHz, 19325.0 MHz, 19325.0 MHz, 19325.0 MHz, 19325.0 MHz, 19325.0 MHz, 19325.0 MHz, 19325.0 MHzGrant Date: 10/06/2015, Expiration Date: 10/06/2025, Certifier: David WerblowRegistrant: T-Mobile Usa, Inc., 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-8401, Fax: (425) 383-4040, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

5
  • 5 Miles South Of (Lat: 40.120111 Lon: -74.579583), Overall height: 34.5 m, Call Sign: WPOK969
    Assigned Frequencies: 500.162 MHzExpiration Date: 04/01/2009, Cancellation Date: 08/11/2004, Certifier: Diann V TrianoRegistrant: None, East Brunswick, NJ 08816, Phone: (732) 238-0099, Fax: (732) 238-4433
  • 8 Miles South Of (Lat: 40.121222 Lon: -74.579583), Call Sign: KNKJ933
    Assigned Frequencies: 931.162 MHzGrant Date: 04/27/1999, Expiration Date: 04/01/2009, Cancellation Date: 10/28/2004, Certifier: Kenneth GoldsteinRegistrant: Alston & Bird LLP, 601 Pennsylvania Ave., Nw, North Building, 10th Floor, Washington, DC 20004, Phone: (202) 756-3376, Fax: (202) 756-3333, Email:
  • 5 Miles South Of (Lat: 40.120111 Lon: -74.579583), Overall height: 34.5 m, Call Sign: KNKK653
    Assigned Frequencies: 931.787 MHzGrant Date: 03/10/2009, Expiration Date: 04/01/2019, Certifier: J. Roy PottleRegistrant: Wilkinson Barker Knauer, LLP, 1800 M Street, Nw, Suite 800n, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 783-4141, Fax: (202) 783-5851, Email:
  • Province Line & Stuart Rds (Lat: 40.120944 Lon: -74.587083), Structure height: 166.5 m, Call Sign: KNLM286
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.120 MHzGrant Date: 05/11/1999, Expiration Date: 04/01/2009, Cancellation Date: 05/23/2009, Certifier: Randy K MurrayRegistrant: Blooston, Mordkofsky, Dickens, Duffy & Prendergast, 2120 L Street, N.W., Washington, DC 20037, Phone: (202) 828-5520, Fax: (202) 828-5568
  • Province Line Road, Off Of Route 537 (Lat: 40.120944 Lon: -74.587083), Call Sign: KNKE392, Licensee ID: L01422065
    Assigned Frequencies: 931.687 MHz, 931.287 MHzGrant Date: 05/05/2009, Expiration Date: 04/01/2019, Cancellation Date: 03/11/2014, Certifier: Shawn E EndsleyRegistrant: Usa Mobility Wireless, Inc., 3000 Technology Dr. #400, Plano, TX 75074, Phone: (972) 801-0000, Fax: (972) 801-1699, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Allentown)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

13 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Allentown)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED8$262,0006$185,66756$238,5183$63,6672$151,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$144,0002$336,0004$282,7500$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$322,0002$480,50010$284,1001$6,0000$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$243,0003$165,66711$239,1820$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$04$230,7500$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 8120.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$221,5001$281,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 8120.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Drinking water stations with addresses in Allentown and their reported violations in the past:

ALLENTOWN WATER DEPT (Population served: 2,000, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation
WHITE BIRCH FARM - MAIN WELL (Population served: 118, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
WHITE BIRCH FARM - BARN #10 (Population served: 45, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation
WHITE BIRCH FARM - BARN #6 (Population served: 45, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 2 regular monitoring violations

Drinking water stations with addresses in Allentown that have no violations reported:

  • THE PORK ROLL STORE (Population served: 53, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 30
  • Hazardous Condition: 55
  • Service Call: 8
  • Good Intent Call: 3

Incident types - Allentown

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Allentown, NJ

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (80%)
  • Electricity (12%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (6%)
  • Wood (1%)

Businesses in Allentown, NJ

  • UPS: 1

Allentown compared to New Jersey state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.
There are 13 pilots and 6 other airmen in this city.
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