|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Allentown is 1,736. Allentown, New Jersey is the 8,139th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Allentown was in 2000, when its population was 1,887. In 2000, Allentown was the 7,615th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 8,139th largest city in the US. Allentown is currently 8.0% smaller than it was in 2000.
Allentown has shrunk 8.0% since the year 2000. Allentown, New Jersey's growth is below average. 70% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|8134||Rock Creek, Minnesota||1,738||53.9%|
|8136||Clayton, New York||1,737||-4.3%|
|8139||Allentown, New Jersey||1,736||-8.0%|
|8141||South Floral Park, New York||1,736||10.0%|
|8143||Questa, New Mexico||1,735||-7.1%|
The total voting age population of Allentown, New Jersey, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 1,435. The voting age population is 49.6% male and 50.4% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 12.9% of the residents of Allentown are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Allentown are 89.7% White, 6.7% Black, 2.4% Two or more races, 0.8% Asian and 0.5% Other. Additionally, 3.6% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Allentown, 2.4% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 1.6%. On a per-household basis, 2.3% of families are below the poverty line in Allentown.
Among those aged 16 and older, 73.6% of Allentown residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 96.9% of Allentown residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 50.2% have a bachelor's degree and 20.8% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Allentown residents aged 5 and older, 4.3% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.9% of residents speak Spanish at home, 2.8% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.5% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Allentown is 4.5%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Allentown, 22.5% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Allentown is $105,938.
In Allentown, 80.3% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 19.7% of housing units in Allentown.
Of all the housing units in Allentown, 31.5% of them were build before 1940.
In Allentown, 1.0% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Allentown is $1,229.
In Allentown, 90.0% of households have an active broadband internet connection.