Hellertown Northampton County, Pennsylvania

Hellertown: Borough in Pennsylvania, United States of America

About

Hellertown is a city located in the county of Northampton in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. Its population at the 2010 census was 5,898 and a population density of 4,468 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 5,820 inhabitants.

The city was created 280 years ago in 1741.

Hellertown Quick Facts

Population : 5,820 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Pennsylvania (United States)
County : Northampton County
Postal code : 18055
Area : 1.32 km2
Altitude : 1,056 feet / 322 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1742 (280 years ago)
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 18:21:08 (24th May 2022)
Density : 4,409 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -1.34% (2010-2020)
Hellertown locator map
Location of Hellertown on Pennsylvania map.
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Detwiller Plaza '2602062075'
Detwiller Plaza '2602062075' image

Geography

Hellertown is located at 40°34'46"N 75°20'27"W (40.5795400, -75.3407300).

Hellertown map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Hellertown decreased by 1.34% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 5,898 - census
2011 5,870 -0.48% estimation process
2012 5,862 -0.14% estimation process
2013 5,838 -0.41% estimation process
2014 5,839 0.02% estimation process
2015 5,809 -0.52% estimation process
2016 5,815 0.1% estimation process
2017 5,827 0.21% estimation process
2018 5,845 0.31% estimation process
2019 5,831 -0.24% estimation process
2020 5,820 -0.19% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 33,870
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 30,848
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 9.8%
April 1, 2020 Population : 34,792
April 1, 2010 Population : 30,712
People under 5 years old, percentage : 4.2%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 25.3%
People over 65 (%) : 14.0%
Female persons, % : 50.0%
White only, percent : 82.8%
Black or African American alone, percent : 2.5%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.1%
Asians alone % : 12.2%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.0%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 2.1%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 3.1%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 79.9%
2015-2019 Veterans : 1,935
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 12.3%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 78.5%

Hellertown zip code is 18055. County name: Northampton, County fips: 42095

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Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 78.5%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $267,300
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,818
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $711
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,348
2015-2019 Households : 12,483
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.63
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 87.7%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 15.5%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 95.8%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 95.3%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 96.9%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 59.2%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 5.8%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 3.0%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 66.9%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 62.0%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 129,534
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 196,709
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 1,492,029
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 428,774
2012 total retail sales per capita : $13,791
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 24.9
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $100,594
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $51,873
Percentage of people living in poverty : 2.8%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 2,758
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,649
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 768
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 436
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,121
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 207
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,331
2010 population per square mile : 1,648.6
2010 land area in square miles : 18.63

People born in Hellertown (8)

People born in Hellertown, including sprinter Allen Woodring, mathematician Carl Benjamin Boyer, Catholic bishop Eugene J. McGuinness, .

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Schools in Hellertown

College & universities near Hellertown, PA

Code Name City ZIP
210739 DeSales University Center Valley (PA) 18034-9568

Stations (29)

Amtrak & bus stations near Hellertown, PA

Code Name Address Type
PAO Paoli 13 Lancaster Ave. RAIL
WHV White Haven, PA I-476, Exit 95/I-80, Exit 277, at Hwy 940 BUS
ARD Ardmore Station Road and Lancaster Ave. RAIL
TRE Trenton Transit Center 72 South Clinton Avenue RAIL
CWH Cornwells Heights 700 Station Ave. RAIL

Post offices near Hellertown

Post Office Name City ZIP
Hellertown Post Office Hellertown (PA) 18055

Other cities in Northampton County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Northampton County , PA. (more)

City Name Population Title
Bethlehem 74,892 City in Lehigh and Northampton counties, Pennsylvania, USA
Easton 26,978 City in Pennsylvania, United States of America
Lower Saucon 10,813 Township in Northampton County, Pennsylvania, United States of America
Northampton 9,852 Borough in Pennsylvania, United States of America
Nazareth 5,688 Borough in Northampton County, Pennsylvania, United States of America
Bangor 5,210 Borough in Pennsylvania, United States of America
Palmer Heights 3,762 Census-designated place in Pennsylvania, United States of America
Pen Argyl 3,540 Borough in Pennsylvania, United States of America
Eastlawn Gardens 3,307 Census-designated place in Pennsylvania, United States of America
North Catasauqua 2,825 Borough in Pennsylvania, United States of America
Bath 2,756 Borough in Pennsylvania, United States of America
Wind Gap 2,732 Borough in Pennsylvania, United States of America
Freemansburg 2,617 Borough in Pennsylvania, United States of America
Old Orchard 2,434 Census-designated place in Pennsylvania, United States of America
Walnutport 2,115 Borough in Pennsylvania, United States of America
East Bangor 1,624 Borough in Pennsylvania, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Hellertown distances to largest Pennsylvania cities