The Borough of Allentown had a population of 1,882 as of July 1, 2017.
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, 2017.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Allentown: Allen Town, Allens Town, Allenstown.
|Daytime Population: Workers||726|
|Daytime Population: Residents||780|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||1,506|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||0.80|
|Population in Households||1,882|
|Population in Familes||1,599|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Median Household Income||$104,206|
|Average Household Income||$118,655|
|Per Capita Income||$45,772|
|Total Housing Units||758 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||528 (69.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||198 (26.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||32 ( 4.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$326,738|
|Average Home Value||$346,970|
|Average Household Size||2.59|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.39%|
|Per Capita Income||2.76%|
The table below compares Allentown to the other 545 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New Jersey by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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||# 410||25th|
|Population Density||# 218||60th|
|Diversity Index||# 397||27th|
|Median Household Income||# 129||77th|
|Per Capita Income||# 173||68th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE New Jersey Census Data Comparison Tool.