NJ

National Population : 333,590,059
New Jersey State Population : 9,202,495

About Allentown, NJ

Allentown, NJ is located in Monmouth County in the state of New Jersey.

The total City Population for Allentown is about 1,775 with about 1,149 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 6,780.

The Average Home Value is $407,700.00, which is roughly 10% higher than the Average Home Value of $365,627.00 for the state of New Jersey, and roughly 54% higher than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $119,427.00, which is roughly 22% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $93,038.00 for the state of New Jersey, and roughly 52% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Allentown is about 5.4%.

New Jersey is ranked #6 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 80.81 out of 100.

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Voting

Monmouth County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a significant difference of 5.48% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 50.72%
Democratic: 47.94%
Libertarian: 0.72%
Green: 0.37%
Other: 0.25%


Nearby Locations

Crosswicks, NJ (3.12 mi.)
Chesterfield, NJ (3.12 mi.)
Trenton, NJ (4.52 mi.)
Hamilton, NJ (4.52 mi.)
Wrightstown, NJ (4.93 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 08501
Latitude : 40.139731
Longitude : -74.548414
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Northeast
Average Elevation : 102 ft.
Area Code(s) : 609

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.83
Male Population Estimate : 47.37%
Female Population Estimate : 49.71%
Median Age : 43.9
Male Median Age : 43.9
Female Median Age : 43.9

White Population Estimate : 90.43%
Black Population Estimate : 3.10%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 3.24%
Asian Population Estimate : 3.91%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.01%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.74%
Other Population Estimate : 0.68%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Allentown specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Monmouth County: About 2 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Monmouth County: About 150 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Monmouth County is about 56% lower than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 48% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.