Lower Allen, Pennsylvania

Lower Allen: Township in Cumberland County, Pennsylvania


Lower Allen is a township located in the county of Cumberland in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. Its population at the 2010 census was 17,980 and a population density of 1,741 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 20,226 inhabitants.

Lower Allen locator map
Location of Lower Allen on Pennsylvania map.

Quick Facts about Lower Allen

Population : 20,226 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Pennsylvania (United States)
County : Cumberland County
Area : 10.33 km2
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 06:16:10 (13th June 2024)
Density : 1,958 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 11.1% (2010-2020)
Green Lane Bridge York n Cumberland PA 2 image
Green Lane Bridge York n Cumberland PA 2
Green Lane Bridge York n Cumberland PA 2 image


Lower Allen is located at 40°13'35"N 76°54'2"W (40.2264800, -76.9005300).

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The population of Lower Allen increased by 11.1% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 17,980 - census
2011 17,932 -0.27% estimation process
2012 18,114 1% estimation process
2013 18,520 2.19% estimation process
2014 18,651 0.7% estimation process
2015 18,949 1.57% estimation process
2016 18,960 0.06% estimation process
2017 19,342 1.97% estimation process
2018 19,589 1.26% estimation process
2019 20,260 3.31% estimation process
2020 20,226 -0.17% estimation process

People born in Lower Allen (1)

American football and baseball coach George K. James was born in Lower Allen

Schools in Lower Allen

College & universities near Lower Allen, PA

Code Name City ZIP
446640 Harrisburg University of Science and Technology Harrisburg (PA) 17101-2208

Stations (18)

Amtrak & bus stations near Lower Allen, PA

Code Name Address Type
HAR Harrisburg Transportation Center 4th and Chestnut Streets RAIL
MID Middletown Union Street and Mill Street RAIL
ELT Elizabethtown station South Wilson Avenue at West High Street RAIL
MJY Mount Joy East Henry St. and North Market St. RAIL
LNC Lancaster station 53 McGovern Avenue RAIL

Post offices near Lower Allen

Post Office Name City ZIP
Lemoyn Post Office Lemoyne (PA) 17043

Other cities in Cumberland County

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Cumberland County , PA. (more)

City Name Population Title
Carlisle 19,213 Borough in Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States
Mechanicsburg 8,999 Borough in Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, USA
Camp Hill 7,919 Town in Pennsylvania, United Staes of America
Middlesex 7,582 Township in Cumberland County, Pennsylvania
New Cumberland 7,300 City in Hancock County, West Virginia, United States of America
Plainfield 6,248 Unincorporated community in Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States
Enola 6,111 Town in Faulkner County, Arkansas, United States
Dickinson 5,385 Township in Cumberland County, Pennsylvania
Schlusser 5,265 Census designated place
Allen 5,092 Township in Northampton County, Pennsylvania, United States of America
Lemoyne 4,632 Borough in Pennsylvania, United States
Myerstown 3,258 Borough in southeastern Lebanon County, Pennsylvania
Wormleysburg 3,062 Borough of Pennsylvania
Washington 2,703 City in Pennsylvania
Mount Holly Springs 2,052 Borough of Pennsylvania
Shiremanstown 1,641 Borough of Pennsylvania

Distance to Other Cities

Lower Allen distances to largest Pennsylvania cities