The Borough of Allentown had a population of 1,891 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Allentown is located at latitude 40.1786 and longitude -74.5901 in Monmouth County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Allentown (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.61 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles. Monmouth County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 82 feet.
The Borough of Allentown (GNIS ID: 885137) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Allentown population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Allentown: Allen Town, Allens Town, Allenstown.
|Population in Households||1,891|
|Population in Familes||1,604|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.58|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||765 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||535 (69.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||198 (25.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||32 ( 4.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$318,529|
|Average Home Value||$342,991|
|Median Household Income||$105,128|
|Average Household Income||$116,680|
|Per Capita Income||$45,228|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.3%|
|Per Capita Income||1.94%|
The table below compares Allentown to the other 545 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New Jersey by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 408||25th|
|Population Density1||# 218||60th|
|Diversity Index2||# 395||28th|
|Median Household Income||# 122||78th|
|Per Capita Income||# 168||69th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE New Jersey Census Data Comparison Tool.