Allentown, PA Real Estate
According to census data in the year 2000 there were 45,960 housing units in Allentown.
This represents a 0.7% growth from 45,636 in 1990.
Of those housing units, 45,960 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.
Homeownership rate in Allentown is about 53%.
Allentown's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 8.5%.
Average household size is 2.42 people.
The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Allentown were built after 1949.
|Housing Units by Size|
|Five Bedrooms or more||6.80%|
Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||2.56|
|Median year structure was built||1944|
|Median Value of occupied units||$76,900|
|Median Price asked for vacant units||$65,100|
Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||2.26|
|Median year structure was built||1955|
|Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units||$483|
Owners Finance Status
|Second Mortgage & Equity Loan||0.40%|
|Home Equity Loan||9.60%|
|Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs||19.2%|