There are 236.90 miles from Pittsburgh to Allentown in east direction and 282 miles (453.84 kilometers) by car, following the I-76 E and PATP route. Pittsburgh and Allentown are 4 hours 28 mins far apart, if you drive non-stop . This is the fastest route from Pittsburgh, PA to Allentown, PA.
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Here are the top 10 safest towns in Pennsylvania, according to SafeWise: Buckingham Township (Bucks County) Millcreek Township (Lebanon County) East Brandywine Township (Chester County) Lower Salford Township (Montgomery County) Spring Township (Centre County) West Cocalico Township (Lancaster County) May 3, 2021
The 1980s in Allentown were a Rust Belt time, when traditional industries were shrinking, department stores were leaving and Hamilton Street (Allentown’s Main Street) had canopies of steel and glass in an attempt to compete with the more popular suburban malls.Jun 7, 2017
Allentown has been long plagued with crime and economic issues. Violent crime is 262% higher than the national average. Compared to the rest of Pittsburgh, crime in Allentown is 137% higher. In the neighborhood, based on crime statistics, there’s a 1 in 14 chance of becoming a victim.
The 11 poorest places in the Lehigh Valley Allentown – 18102. Community: Northeast Allentown, excluding Downtown Allentown and the 1st Ward. Allentown – 18101. Community: Downtown Allentown bounded by Martin Luther King Jr. Easton – 18042. Allentown – 18109. Bethlehem – 18015. Pen Argyl – 18072. Bath – 18014. Allentown – 18103. Mar 8, 2016
Well it seems Queen City dates back to the early 1900’s. It’s believed to have come from a competition hosted by the Allentown Chamber of Commerce. The winning entry was said to be Queen City. “Allentown is definitely royalty and we live up to its name here.”Apr 16, 2010
The chance of becoming a victim of either violent or property crime in Allentown is 1 in 37. Based on FBI crime data, Allentown is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Pennsylvania, Allentown has a crime rate that is higher than 92% of the state’s cities and towns of all sizes.
Allentown has been ranked one of the Top 100 Best Places to Live by U.S. News & World Report. Allentown ranked 79 out of the largest 100 metropolitan areas in the country on the 2017 Best Places to Live list, with high rankings in the areas of quality of life, job market, value, desirability, and…
Joel remembered reading about the decline of the steel industry in the Lehigh Valley, which includes the cities of both Bethlehem and Allentown. While the steel industry was based in Bethlehem with none of it in Allentown, Joel titled the song “Allentown” because it sounded better and was easier to find rhymes for.