Allentown is a city in Pennsylvania, State of United States, Allentown population in 2023 is estimated to be 126,413, covers city area of 18.01 sq mi (46.64 sq km), ranks third largest city in Pennsylvania State, two-hundred-twenty-fourth city in the United States. Allentown is in Lehigh County, Located on the Lehigh River, 48 miles north of Philadelphia and 78 miles west of New York City. Allentown population as per 2020 census is 125,845 compared to 2010 population of 118,032 with the increase number of 7,813 people and growth of 6.6 percent.
Below is the Allentown population by year:
Allentown Population by Age
According to 2019 US population estimates, Total Allentown population is 121,441, out of these 59,781 are male, 61,660 are female, The sex ratio of Allentown is 97. The median age of the Allentown population is 31.2, Allentown population by age are, under 18 years is 31,331, 16 years and over is 93,518, 18 years and over is 90,110, 21 years and over is 83,347, 65 years and over is 16,379. 49.2% are male, 50.8% are female, Population of Allentown by age percent-wise is, 25.8% are under 18 years old, 77.0% are 16 years and over, 74.2% are 18 years and over, 68.6% are 21 years and over, 11.2% are 65 years and over. There are total 46,003 housing units, The voting population of Allentown are 81,450, out of these 39,374 are male voters, 42,076 are female voters, 48.3% are male, 51.7% are female. Allentown population in 2022 is estimated to be 126,287, and in 2021 is estimated to be 125,934.
|5 - 9||9,297||7.7%|
|10 - 14||7,633||6.3%|
|15 - 19||9,897||8.1%|
|20 - 24||11,482||9.5%|
|25 - 34||20,008||16.5%|
|35 - 44||13,419||11.0%|
|45 - 54||13,724||11.3%|
|55 - 59||7,077||5.8%|
|60 - 64||5,802||4.8%|
|65 - 74||7,228||6.0%|
|75 - 84||4,243||3.5%|
|85 and over||2,079||1.7%|
Allentown Population by Race
White population in Allentown, Pennsylvania are 83,448, percentage wise 68.7 percent are whites.
Black population in Allentown, Pennsylvania are 21,307, percentage wise 17.5 percent are blacks. African American refers to black population in Allentown, They are Black racial groups of Africa, includes Sub-Saharan African people, Kenyan, Nigerian, Caribbean such as Haitian and Jamaican.
Asian population in Allentown are 4,380, percentage wise 3.6 percent are asians.
Hispanic population in Allentown, Pennsylvania are 66,470. Percentage wise 54.7 percent are hispanics, out of these 4,004 are Mexican people, 38,282 are Puerto Ricans, 283 are Cubans, and 23,901 are other Hispanic or Latinos.
|Population by Race||121,441||Percent|
|Black or African American||21,307||17.5%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native||353||0.3%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander||72||0.1%|
|Hispanic or Latino||66,470||54.7%|
|Other Hispanic or Latino||23,901|
Nativity by Place of Birth
According to 2019 estimates, Allentown native population is 100,033, out of these 49,625 born in the Pennsylvania state and 29,263 born in other state in the United States. Foreign born or Population born outside the US are 21,408, out of these 12,082 are Naturalized US citizen, 1,124 are in Europe, 2,010 in Asia, 742 in Africa, 8,206 in Latin America and 0 in Northern America. Non-US Citizens, Total Foreigners living in Allentown are 9,326, out of these 622 are from Europe, 880 are from Asia, 499 from Africa, 7,108 are from Latin America and 217 are from Northern America.
|Nativity by Place of Birth||Population|
|Born in state of residence||49,625|
|Born in other state in the United States||29,263|
|Born outside the United States||21,145|
|U.S. Island Areas||136|
|Born abroad of American parent(s)||2,327|
|Born outside of United States||21,408|
|Naturalized U.S. citizen||12,082|
|Not a U.S. citizen||9,326|