Allentown

Education

4.2/5

Healthcare

2.4/5

City Score

Living in Allentown

Safety

3/5

Culture

1.1/5

Things to do in Allentown

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1.

Coca-Cola Park
639+ Reviews

2.

Allentown Fish Hatchery
345+ Reviews

3.

Allentown Farmers Market
254+ Reviews

4.

PPL Center
386+ Reviews

5.

Allentown Rose Gardens
73+ Reviews

Economy in Allentown

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Average monthly salary

Economic Freedom

%

GDP growth

%

Income tax rate

%

Corporate tax rate

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Sales tax

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Size of government

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Sound money

%

International trade

%

Regulation

%

Territorial taxation

No

Cost of Living in Allentown

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Cost of Living Index

78.7%

Housing

$ 1
1 Bedroom apartment outside city
$ 1
3 bedroom apartment in city
$ 1
1 bedroom apartment in city

Eating out

$ 1
Meal at inexpensive restaurant
$ 1
3 course meal for 2 people
$ 1
Meal at mcdonalds

Groceries

$ 1
0.5L Domestic beer
$ 1
Cigarette Pack (marlboro)
$ 1
1kg Chicken breast

Monthly Hotel Prices

High

Avg. Entire Apartment

$ 1

Min. Entire apartment

$ 1

Max. Entire Apartment

$ 1

Monthly Airbnb Prices

Semi-popular

Mid High

Avg. Shared Room

$ 1

Min. Shared Room

$ 1

Max. Shared Room

$ 1

High

Avg. Private Room

$ 1

Min. Private Room

$ 1

Max. Private Room

$ 1

High

Avg. Hotel Room

$ 1

Min. Hotel Room

$ 1

Max. Hotel Room

$ 1

High

Avg. Entire Apartment

$ 1

Min. Entire apartment

$ 1

Max. Entire Apartment

$ 1

Phone carriers in Allentown

Top phone carriers

T-Mobile (best coverage)

AT&T

Verizon

 

Cost per 1gb of data: $8.0

Very high

Restaurants in Allentown

Copperhead Grille Allentown: 2208 reviews

Google: 4.4/5, 1648 reviews
Tripadvisor: 4.4/5, 334 reviews
Facebook: 4.4/5, 1 reviews
Yelp: 3.5/5, 206 reviews
Zomato: 3.5/5, 19 reviews

Werts Cafe: 1127 reviews

Google: 4.6/5, 995 reviews
Facebook: 4.6/5, 2 reviews
Yelp: 4/5, 130 reviews

Werts Cafe: 1196 reviews

Google: 4.6/5, 992 reviews
Facebook: 4.6/5, 2 reviews
Yelp: 4/5, 130 reviews
Zomato: 3.9/5, 72 reviews

Biryani City Allentown: 1234 reviews

Google: 4.3/5, 990 reviews
Tripadvisor: 4.3/5, 51 reviews
Yelp: 4/5, 189 reviews
Zomato: 3.2/5, 4 reviews

Grille 3501: 3656 reviews

Google: 4.5/5, 723 reviews
Tripadvisor: 4.5/5, 476 reviews
Facebook: 4.5/5, 2 reviews
Yelp: 4/5, 276 reviews
Zomato: 4.1/5, 63 reviews
Opentable: 4.6/5, 2116 reviews

Lehigh Valley Cafe: 213 reviews

Google: 4.8/5, 5 reviews
Tripadvisor: 4/5, 208 reviews

The Joint Coffee Co.: 177 reviews

Google: 4.8/5, 45 reviews
Tripadvisor: 5/5, 30 reviews
Yelp: 4.5/5, 102 reviews

La Café Vida: 123 reviews

Google: 4.7/5, 98 reviews
Tripadvisor: 4/5, 8 reviews
Yelp: 4.5/5, 17 reviews

Manhattan Bagel: 95 reviews

Google: 4/5, 59 reviews
Tripadvisor: 4.5/5, 15 reviews
Yelp: 3/5, 21 reviews

Almost Vegan Pescatarian Cafe: 25 reviews

Google: 5/5, 23 reviews
Yelp: 5/5, 2 reviews

Best reviewed restaurants

Cafes in Allentown

Copperhead Grille Allentown: 2245 reviews

Google: 4.4/5, 1688 reviews
Tripadvisor: 5/5, 334 reviews
Yelp: 3.5/5, 204 reviews
Zomato: 3.5/5, 19 reviews

Wert’s Cafe: 1413 reviews

Google: 4.6/5, 1004 reviews
Tripadvisor: 4.5/5, 277 reviews
Facebook: 4.8/5, 4.8 reviews
Yelp: 4/5, 130 reviews

Dunderbak’s Market Cafe: 770 reviews

Google: 4.5/5, 477 reviews
Tripadvisor: 5/5, 164 reviews
Yelp: 4/5, 81 reviews
Zomato: 4/5, 48 reviews

Panera Bread: 459 reviews

Google: 4.2/5, 380 reviews
Tripadvisor: 3.5/5, 45 reviews
Yelp: 3/5, 34 reviews

Hava Java: 283 reviews

Google: 4.2/5, 176 reviews
Tripadvisor: 3.5/5, 11 reviews
Yelp: 3.5/5, 69 reviews
Foursquare: 7.1/10, 27 reviews

Punta Cana: 694 reviews

Google: 4.4/5, 672 reviews
Tripadvisor: 4.4/5, 4 reviews
Yelp: 3.5/5, 16 reviews

Henrys Salt of the Sea: 821 reviews

Google: 4.8/5, 615 reviews
Facebook: 4.8/5, 2 reviews
Yelp: 4.5/5, 174 reviews
Zomato: 3.9/5, 29 reviews
Opentable: 5/5, 1 reviews

Henrys Salt of the Sea: 818 reviews

Google: 4.8/5, 612 reviews
Facebook: 4.8/5, 2 reviews
Yelp: 4.5/5, 174 reviews
Zomato: 3.9/5, 29 reviews
Opentable: 5/5, 1 reviews

Bolete: 2137 reviews

Google: 4.8/5, 553 reviews
Facebook: 4.8/5, 1 reviews
Yelp: 4.5/5, 374 reviews
Zomato: 4.9/5, 98 reviews
Opentable: 4.8/5, 1111 reviews

Winstons Jamaican: 624 reviews

Google: 4.5/5, 538 reviews
Yelp: 4.5/5, 86 reviews

Best reviewed cafes

Coworking Spaces in Allentown

#584 of 777 cities with coworking spaces

Low

1 Coworking spaces

Average monthly price of desk: Allentown $99/mo

Best reviewed coworking spaces

1. Forty South Business Community : No reviews

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Gyms/Health & Fitness in Allentown

LA Fitness: 605 reviews

Google: 4.2/5, 576 reviews
Facebook: 4/5, 1 reviews
Yelp: 2/5, 28 reviews

Planet Fitness: 341 reviews

Google: 4.2/5, 312 reviews
Facebook: 4.3/5, 1 reviews
Yelp: 3.5/5, 28 reviews

Five Star Swim School – Lehigh Valley: 145 reviews

Google: 4.9/5, 92 reviews
Facebook: 5/5, 53 reviews

Zombie Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and MMA: 95 reviews

Google: 5/5, 94 reviews
Facebook: 4.8/5, 1 reviews

KSP Fitness: 83 reviews

Google: 5/5, 83 reviews

10th Planet Jiu Jitsu Allentown: 40 reviews

Google: 5/5, 38 reviews
Yelp: 5/5, 2 reviews

South Mountain CrossFit: 36 reviews

Google: 4.7/5, 23 reviews
Facebook: 4.8/5, 8 reviews
Yelp: 4.5/5, 5 reviews

iLoveKickboxing – Whitehall: 31 reviews

Google: 5/5, 31 reviews

Powerhouse Gym: 25 reviews

Google: 5/5, 25 reviews

Padilla Brazilian Jiu Jitsu: 22 reviews

Google: 4.6/5, 21 reviews
Facebook: 4.8/5, 1 reviews

Best reviewed gyms

Society in Allentown

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Population Density

Low

Average age

Popular Food/Drink in Allentown

1. Banana Bread
2. Cheesecake
3. Ice Cream
4. Pancake
5. Brownie

6. Cosmopolitan

7. Hurricane

8. Chili

9. Manhattan

10. Hamburger

Environment in Allentown

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Climate Index

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Weather

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
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Low°C-5-405111518171480-1
SunshineSemi-sunnySemi-sunnySemi-sunnyVery sunnyVery sunnyVery sunnyVery sunnyVery sunnyVery sunnySemi-sunnySemi-sunnySemi-sunny
RainfallNot rainyNot rainySemi-rainySemi-rainySemi-rainySemi-rainySemi-rainySemi-rainySemi-rainySemi-rainySemi-rainySemi-rainy
WindSemi-windySemi-windySemi-windySemi-windySemi-windyNot windyNot windyNot windyNot windySemi-windySemi-windySemi-windy
CloudSemi-cloudySemi-cloudySemi-cloudySemi-cloudySemi-cloudySemi-cloudySemi-cloudySemi-cloudySemi-cloudySemi-cloudySemi-cloudySemi-cloudy

Near mountains

Yes

Near beach

Yes

Island

Yes

Pollution

Politics in Allentown

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Individual freedom

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Equality

%

National Security

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Rule of law

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Legal system

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Identity & Relationships

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Religious Freedom

%

Democracy Index

0%

Freedom of association

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Freedom of movement

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Freedom of expression

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Culture in Allentown

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Quick Stats

Socket Type:

A / B

Main Sport:

American Football

Capital City:

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Drinkable Tap Water:

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