Also See: Allentown, NJ ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps
The Borough of Allentown had a population of 1,798 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Allentown is located at latitude 40.1779 and longitude -74.5835 in Monmouth County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Allentown 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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Allentown: Allen Town, Allens Town, Allenstown.
|Total Population||1,798 (100%)|
|Population in Households||1,798 (100.0%)|
|Population in Families||1,525 (84.8%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||0|
|Median Household Income||$110,545|
|Average Household Income||$141,177|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||14%|
|Per Capita Income||$54,828|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||712 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||531 (74.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||163 (22.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||18 ( 2.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$355,952|
|Average Home Value||$395,160|
|Housing Affordability Index3||127|
|Average Household Size||2.59|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.6%|
|Per Capita Income||2.96%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.26%|
The table below compares Allentown to the other 545 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New Jersey by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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||# 412||25th|
|Population Density||# 227||59th|
|Median Household Income||# 141||74th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 279||51st|
|Per Capita Income||# 147||73rd|
|Diversity Index||# 405||26th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE New Jersey Census Data Comparison Tool.