Lehigh Valley Demographics

Population - Employment - Households - Income / Financial - Housing - Education - Marital Status - Means of Transport to Work

Lehigh Valley Population Demographics top

Total Population 729,762
Male Population 357,971
Female Population 371,791
Male Population 49.05 %
Female Population 50.95 %
Median Age 44
Citizen US Born 632,770
Citizen not US Born 69,196
Not Citizen 27,796
Citizen US Born 86.71 %
Citizen not US Born 9.48 %
Not Citizen 3.81 %
Moved from Abroad 3,951
Moved from Same Country 52,044
Moved from Same State 20,890
Moved from Different State 16,211
Same House as Last Year 629,160
Moved from Abroad 0.55 %
Moved from Same Country 7.21 %
Moved from Same State 2.89 %
Moved from Different State 2.24 %
Same House as Last Year 87.11 %

Occupational Employment in Lehigh Valley top

White Collar 264,666
Blue Collar 90,985
White Collar 74.42 %
Blue Collar 25.58 %
Self Employees 25,518
Private Companies 258,527
Governmental Workers 30,390
Not for Profit Companies 41,216
Self Employees 7.18 %
Private Companies 72.69 %
Governmental Workers 8.54 %
Not for Profit Companies 11.59 %

Number of Households in Lehigh Valley top

Total Households 278,276
Average People Per Household 3
Family Households 188,088
Non-family Households 90,188
Family Households 67.59 %
Non-family Households 32.41 %
Households with Children 85,392
Households without Children 192,884
Households with Children 30.69 %
Households without Children 69.31 %

Median and Average Income in Lehigh Valley top

Average Household Income $83,417.46
Median Household Income $63,791.00
People below Poverty Level 77,225
People above Poverty Level 623,121

Housing in Lehigh Valley top

Housing Units 303,856
Median Year Built 1972
Built in 1939 or Earlier 78,474
Built between 1940 and 1949 16,430
Built between 1950 and 1959 35,648
Built between 1960 and 1969 29,034
Built between 1970 and 1979 37,891
Built between 1980 and 1989 32,414
Built between 1990 and 1999 30,710
Built between 2000 and 2009 35,525
Built in 2010 or Later 7,730
Occupied Housing Units 278,276
Owner Occupied 191,844
Renter Occupied 86,432
Owner Occupied 68.94 %
Renter Occupied 31.06 %
With Mortgage 124,345
Without Mortgage 67,499
Median Value with Mortgage $195,950.00
Median Value without Mortgage $177,750.00
Median Housing Costs per Month $1,134.00
With Mortgage 64.82 %
Without Mortgage 35.18 %

Lehigh Valley Education Statistics top

No High School 19,238
Some High School 240,283
Some College 133,255
Associate Degree 50,221
Bachelor's Degree 94,587
No High School 3.58 %
Some High School 44.7 %
Some College 24.79 %
Associate Degree 9.34 %
Bachelor's Degree 17.59 %
Graduate Degree 0 %

Marital Status in Lehigh Valley top

Never Married 191,877
Married 310,889
Separated 13,858
Widowed 39,448
Divorced 59,657
Never Married 31.16 %
Married 50.49 %
Separated 2.25 %
Widowed 6.41 %
Divorced 9.69 %

Means of Transport to Work in Lehigh Valley top

Car 314,098
Bus or TrolleyBus 6,016
Railroad 177
Ferryboat 74
Bicycle 654
Motorcycle 312
TaxiCab 238
Walk 8,499

Recently added listings in Lehigh Valley top

$199,900 USD
  • 2 Beds
  • 2 Baths
$189,900 USD
  • 3 Beds
  • 1 Baths
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  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
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  • 1 Baths
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  • 3 Beds
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Disclaimer


Demographic data shown in this section was gathered from the 2018 American Community Survey and is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed.
No representation, guarantee or warranty is made as to the accuracy or completeness of information modified or aggregated for specific neighborhoods and/or zip codes.
Lehigh Valley is an area in Northampton County,Pennsylvania with a population of 729,762. There are 357,971 male residents living in Lehigh Valley and 371,791 female residents. The total number of households is 278,276 with 3 people per household on average.The median age of the current population is 44 with 310,889 people being married and 304,840 being single.
The employment numbers show that there are 74.42% white collar employees and 25.58% blue collar employees in Lehigh Valley..
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