Population Demographics for Allentown, Pennsylvania in 2019, 2018



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Population Demographics by Race

RacePopulation% of Total
Total Population118,032100
White69,06158
Hispanic or Latino50,46142
Some Other Race24,75620
Black or African American14,81212
Two or More Races5,9135
Asian2,5422
American Indian893Below 1%
Three or more races472Below 1%

Population Demographics by Race and gender.

MaleFemaleTotal
Total Population56,86961,163118,032
White32,62236,43969,061
Hispanic or Latino24,85225,60950,461
Some Other Race12,30012,45624,756
Black or African American7,3587,45414,812
Two or More Races2,8693,0445,913
Asian1,2451,2972,542
American Indian442451893
Three or more races229243472

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Demographic population totals

Total population in Allentown

 
Total Population:118,032
Male Population:56,869
Female Population:61,163

Demographic median age by sex

Median age in Allentown

 
Both sexes32
Male31
Female33

Demographic sex by age for the population in households

Population in households in Allentown

 
Total Population:112,962
Male Population:54,339
Under 5 years:4,760
5 to 9 years:4,336
10 to 14 years:4,117
15 to 17 years:2,590
18 and 19 years:1,591
20 years:829
21 years:820
22 to 24 years:2,365
25 to 29 years:4,096
30 to 34 years:3,874
35 to 39 years:3,435
40 to 44 years:3,470
45 to 49 years:3,654
50 to 54 years:3,635
55 to 59 years:2,997
60 and 61 years:1,016
62 to 64 years:1,357
65 and 66 years:702
67 to 69 years:918
70 to 74 years:1,241
75 to 79 years:1,024
80 to 84 years:834
85 years and over:678
Female Population:58,623
Under 5 years:4,563
5 to 9 years:4,068
10 to 14 years:4,014
15 to 17 years:2,447
18 and 19 years:1,677
20 years:868
21 years:840
22 to 24 years:2,712
25 to 29 years:4,532
30 to 34 years:4,097
35 to 39 years:3,644
40 to 44 years:3,677
45 to 49 years:3,978
50 to 54 years:3,764
55 to 59 years:3,212
60 and 61 years:1,150
62 to 64 years:1,547
65 and 66 years:838
67 to 69 years:1,146
70 to 74 years:1,560
75 to 79 years:1,477
80 to 84 years:1,372
85 years and over:1,440

Demographic average population of home by age

Average household size in Allentown

 
Total:2
Under 18 years:0
18 years and over:1

Demographic household type

Number of occupied homes in Allentown

 
Total:42,804
Family led homes:26,683
Husband-wife family:14,985
Other family:11,698
Population of male led with no wife present:2,870
Population female led with no husband present:8,828
Population of Nonfamily homes:16,121
Population living alone:12,805
Population not living alone:3,316

Demographic population of homes with people under 18 years old by type

Total occupied homes in Allentown with people under 18 years old:

 
Total:42,804
Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:15,206
Population of family homes:15,038
Husband-wife family:6,678
Under 6 years only:1,668
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:1,756
6 to 17 years only:3,254
Other family:8,360
Male householder, no wife present:1,749
Under 6 years only:547
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:375
6 to 17 years only:827
Female led with no husband present:6,611
Under 6 years only:1,570
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:1,910
6 to 17 years only:3,131
Nonfamily households:168
Male led households:112
Under 6 years only:36
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:13
6 to 17 years only:63
Female led householder:56
Under 6 years only:16
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:8
6 to 17 years only:32
Households with no people under 18 years:27,598
Family households:11,645
Husband-wife family:8,307
Other family:3,338
Male led with no wife present:1,121
Female led with no husband present:2,217
Nonfamily households:15,953
Male led householder:7,421
Female led householder:8,532

Demographic type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number led homes in Allentown, by type

 
Total Home Population:42,804
Population of Family homes:26,683
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:1,411
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:5,593
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:5,904
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:5,698
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:2,207
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:1,768
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:2,144
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:1,461
Population of 85 year olds and over:497
Population of Nonfamily Homes:16,121
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:962
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:2,322
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:2,017
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:3,051
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:1,614
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:1,322
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:1,902
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:1,752
Population of 85 year olds and over:1,179

Demographic population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

households in Allentown containing people over 60

 
Total Population:42,804
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:13,840
1-person household:5,699
2-or-more-person household:8,141
Family households:7,544
Nonfamily households:597
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:28,964
1-person household:7,106
2-or-more-person household:21,858
Family homes:19,139
Nonfamily homes:2,719

Demographic population of multigenerational homes

homes in Allentown with multiple generations.

 
Total Population:42,804
Home has three or more generations:2,621
Home does not have three or more generations:40,183

Demographic presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried population in Allentown under 18 years old in homes

 
Total Population:30,860
Unmarried partner of home lead present:5,205
In family homes:5,131
Population of male led and male partner homes:58
Population of male led and female partner households:1,763
Population of female led and female partner households:168
Population of female led and male partner households:3,142
In nonfamily homes:74
Population of male led and male partner homes:0
Population of male led and female partner homes:58
Population of female led and female partner homes:1
Population of female led and male partner homes:15
No unmarried partner of home lead present:25,655
In family homes:25,508
Population of husband-wife family homes:13,618
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:1,404
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:10,486
In nonfamily homes:147

Demographic population in families by age

Population in families living in Allentown

 
Total Population:87,886
Population Under 18 years:30,294
Population 18 years and over:57,592

Demographic tenure of people in homes

How long in Allentown have lived in one place.

 
Total:42,804
Population of Owner occupied homes:20,730
Family home:14,473
Nonfamily homess:6,257
Male led home:2,819
Living alone:2,157
Not living alone:662
Female led home:3,438
Living alone:2,850
Not living alone:588
Population of Renter occupied homes:22,074
Family run homes:12,210
Husband-wife family:4,562
Other family:7,648
Male led with no wife present:1,572
Female led with no husband present:6,076
Nonfamily Homes:9,864
Male led homes:4,714
Male living alone:3,586
Male not living alone:1,128
Female led homes:5,150
Females living alone:4,212
Females not living alone:938