Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA



The Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, also known as Lehigh Valley, is a three county metropolitan area in eastern Pennsylvania and Warren county on the western edge of New Jersey.

Total Population: 832,327

(An increase of 1.36 % in the past 5 years.)

Census Data

  • Foreign Born - 60,203
  • Language Spoken at Home - 122,735

Quick Facts

  • Over 15% of the population is foreign-born originating primarily from India, China, and Mexico.

  • Home to a relatively high number of people that were born in Liberia, Bhutan, and Algeria.

  • Top five languages besides English most often spoken include Spanish, Arabic, Chinese, Italian, and Polish.



People Group Highlights

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StatusPG Name Country Of Birth IMB Affinity Group Affinity Bloc Primary Religion Baseline Population Total
ItalianItalyEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesChristianity - Roman Catholic2,496
PolePolandEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesChristianity - Roman Catholic2,311
FrenchFranceEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesChristianity - Roman Catholic1,900
Chinese, MandarinChinaEast Asian PeoplesEast Asian PeoplesBuddhism1,898
VietnameseVietnamSoutheast Asian PeoplesSoutheast Asian PeoplesBuddhism - Mahayana1,723
HindiIndiaSouth Asian PeoplesSouth Asian PeoplesHinduism2,011
GreekGreeceEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesChristianity - Orthodox1,339
GujaratiIndiaSouth Asian PeoplesSouth Asian PeoplesHinduism1,322
PortuguesePortugalEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesChristianity1,054
RussianRussiaEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesChristianity - Orthodox810
Arab, EgyptianEgyptNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam521
CzechCzechiaEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesChristianity - Orthodox387
TurkTurkeyCentral Asia PeoplesTurkic PeoplesIslam - Sunni325
Arab, Syrian (Muslim)SyriaNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam - Sunni3,528
Arab, Lebanese (Muslim)LebanonNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam - Sunni1,009
DominicanDominican RepublicAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Other / Marginal6,792
Arab, Syrian (Christian)SyriaNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldChristianity - Orthodox6,703
ColombianColombiaAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic1,950
Arab, Lebanese (Christian)LebanonNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldChristianity - Roman Catholic1,797
EcuadorianEcuadorAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic1,616
GermanGermanyEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesChristianity - Orthodox1,478
PeruvianPeruAmerican PeoplesLatin-Caribbean AmericansChristianity - Roman Catholic1,103
JamaicanJamaicaAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity923
Filipino, TagalogPhilippinesSoutheast Asian PeoplesMalay PeoplesChristianity - Roman Catholic867
KoreanSouth KoreaEast Asian PeoplesEast Asian PeoplesChristianity - Protestant851