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  3. Housing
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  6. Diversity
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  7. Jobs
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  8. Weather
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  11. Outdoor Activities
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  12. Commute
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Pen Argyl is a suburb of Allentown with a population of 3,543. Pen Argyl is in Northampton County. Living in Pen Argyl offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents own their homes. Many families live in Pen Argyl and residents tend to lean conservative.

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About Pen Argyl...
Population
3,543

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$155,600
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$984
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Sparse Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    38%
  • Own
    62%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade unavailable
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    0
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    0
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    0
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    140.8
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    591.4
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    56.3
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade B
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    13%
  • 10-17 years
    10%
  • 18-24 years
    11%
  • 25-34 years
    18%
  • 35-44 years
    12%
  • 45-54 years
    11%
  • 55-64 years
    13%
  • 65+ years
    12%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    8%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    11%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    26%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    48%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    6%
    national  12%

Working in Pen Argyl

Jobs
grade B minus
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$61,250
National
$62,843

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