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Population (year 2000): 11,313. Estimated population in July 2005: 11,351 (+0.3% change)
Males: 5,412 (47.8%), Females: 5,901 (52.2%)

Lehigh County

Zip codes:

Median resident age: 39.6 years
Median household income: $44,181 (year 2000)
Median house value: $113,100 (year 2000)

Emmaus, PA residents, houses, and apartments details

Races in Emmaus:

  • White Non-Hispanic (95.3%)
  • Hispanic (1.5%)
  • Other race (0.9%)
  • Asian Indian (0.7%)
  • Black (0.7%)
  • Two or more races (0.6%)

Ancestries: German (36.4%), Irish (9.8%), English (7.0%), Italian (6.9%), United States (5.8%), Slovak (4.5%).Pennsylvania

Elevation: 448 feet

Land area: 2.9 square miles

Emmaus,

For population 25 years and over in Emmaus

  • High school or higher: 84.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 24.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.5%
  • Unemployed: 2.0%
  • Mean travel time to work: 19.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Emmaus borough

  • Never married: 21.6%
  • Now married: 56.5%
  • Separated: 1.8%
  • Widowed: 9.3%
  • Divorced: 10.9%

2.7% Foreign born (1.5% Asia, 0.7% Europe).

Population change in the 1990s: -112 (-1.0%).


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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: PA Allentown, (4.7 miles Leghigh-Valley )

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: PA Philadelphia, (44.4 miles pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: PA (4.2 miles Macungie, PA Allentown, (4.7 miles Oaks, PA (6.5 miles Ancient PA (6.6 miles Fullerton, PA Coopersburg, (7.5 miles PA (7.5 miles Alburtis, Hill, PA (8.2 miles Fountain PA (8.3 miles Catasauqua,

Latitude: 40.54 N, Longitude: 75.50 W

Area codes: 610, 484

Emmaus, Pennsylvania business data: stores, dealers, real estate agents, wholesalers, restaurants...

Industries providing employment: Manufacturing (21.0%), Educational,health and social services (19.9%), Retail trade (12.4%).

Daytime population change due to commuting: -850 (-7.5%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,055 (18.1%)

Crime in Emmaus by Year

Type 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004
Murders 0 0 0 1 0 0
    per 100,000 0.0 0.0 0.0 8.8 0.0 0.0
Rapes 0 1 1 3 5 5
    per 100,000 0.0 8.8 8.8 26.5 44.2 44.2
Robberies 2 0 5 2 2 1
    per 100,000 17.7 0.0 44.2 17.7 17.7 8.8
Assaults 1 2 21 20 35 22
    per 100,000 8.8 17.7 185.6 176.8 309.4 194.5
Burglaries 36 31 43 39 43 26
    per 100,000 318.2 274.0 380.1 344.7 380.1 229.8
Thefts 201 248 249 252 284 267
    per 100,000 1776.7 2192.2 2201.0 2227.5 2510.4 2360.1
Auto thefts 12 8 17 4 5 8
    per 100,000 106.1 70.7 150.3 35.4 44.2 70.7
108.9 119.6 180.6 176.2 215.4 175.4

Average climate in Emmaus, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Emmaus,

Emmaus-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Pennsylvania state average. It is 22% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/31/1998, a category 3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 16.6 miles away from the Emmaus city center injured 7 people and caused $1 million in damages.

On 7/26/1981, a category 3 tornado 17.1 miles away from the city center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Birthplace of: Aaron Gray - College basketball player (Pittsburgh Panthers), Jonathan Ruch - College football player (Cornell Big Red).

Main business address for: BUCKEYE PARTNERS L P (PIPE LINES (NO NATURAL GAS)).


Hospitals/medical centers near Emmaus:
  • GOOD SHEPHERD REHABILITATION HOSPITAL (about 5 miles; ALLENTOWN, PA)
  • SACRED HEART HOSPITAL (about 5 miles; ALLENTOWN, PA)
  • ST LUKES HOSPITAL OF BETHLEHEM (about 10 miles; BETHLEHEM, PA)
Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Emmaus:
  • LEHIGH VALLEY INTERNATIONAL (about 9 miles; ALLENTOWN, PA; ID: ABE)
  • READING REGIONAL/CARL A SPAATZ FIELD (about 34 miles; READING, PA; ID: RDG)
  • PHILADELPHIA INTL (about 50 miles; PHILADELPHIA, PA; ID: PHL)
Other public-use airports nearest to Emmaus:
  • ALLENTOWN QUEEN CITY MUNI (about 3 miles; ALLENTOWN, PA; ID: 1N9)
  • BUTTER VALLEY GOLF PORT (about 12 miles; BALLY, PA; ID: 7N8)
  • QUAKERTOWN (about 12 miles; QUAKERTOWN, PA; ID: UKT)

Local government website:

Local government employment and payroll (March 2002)

Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Firefighters 3 $9,060 $36,240 0 $0
Streets and Highways 20 $65,058 $39,034 0 $0
Other Government Administration 25 $43,950 $21,096 0 $0
Police Protection - Officers 16 $73,354 $55,015 4 $2,559
Water Supply 3 $10,202 $40,808 0 $0
Health 4 $10,162 $30,486 0 $0
Totals for Government 71 $211,787 $35,794 4 $2,559
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Emmaus:
  • MUHLENBERG COLLEGE (about 5 miles; Allentown, PA; Full-time enrollment: 2,334)
  • LEHIGH UNIVERSITY (about 10 miles; BETHLEHEM, PA; FT enrollment: 5,725)
  • LEHIGH CARBON COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 13 miles; SCHNECKSVILLE, PA; FT enrollment: 2,145)
  • NORTHAMPTON COUNTY AREA COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 15 miles; BETHLEHEM, PA; FT enrollment: 3,128)
  • KUTZTOWN UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA (about 20 miles; KUTZTOWN, PA; FT enrollment: 7,101)
  • LAFAYETTE COLLEGE (about 22 miles; EASTON, PA; FT enrollment: 2,218)
  • MONTGOMERY COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 31 miles; BLUE BELL, PA; FT enrollment: 5,097)
Public high school in Emmaus:
  • EMMAUS HS (Students: 2,415; Grades: 09 - 12)
Private high school in Emmaus:
  • EMMAUS BAPTIST ACADEMY (Students: 74; Location: 4702 COLEBROOK AVE; Grades: 1 - 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Emmaus:
  • LINCOLN EL SCH (Students: 359; Grades: KG - 05)
  • JEFFERSON EL SCH (Students: 237; Grades: KG - 05)
Private primary/middle schools in Emmaus:
  • ST ANN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 386; Location: 435 SOUTH 6TH STREET; Grades: PK - 8)
  • DISCOVERY PRESCHOOL (Students: 33; Location: 225 NORTH ST; Grades: PK - KG)
  • PREMIER CHILD CARE CENTER INC (Students: 12; Location: 3853 ALLEN STREET; Grades: KG - KG)
Library in Emmaus:
  • EMMAUS PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $391,703; Location: 11 EAST MAIN ST; 84,822 books; 956 audio materials; 1,947 video materials; 132 serial subscriptions)

Notable location: Suamme Camp (A).

Park in Emmaus: Emmaus Community Park (1).


Emmaus compared to Pennsylvania state average:
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • House age above state average.
Strongest AM radio stations in Emmaus:
  • WTKZ (1320 AM; 5 kW; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF ALLENTOWN LICENSEE, L.L.C.)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WKAP (1470 AM; 5 kW; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WAEB (790 AM; 4 kW; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WZZD (990 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • KYW (1060 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WPEN (950 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WNWR (1540 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA)
  • WHOL (1600 AM; 1 kW; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: LEHIGH VALLEY B/CING ASSOCIATES, INC)
  • WEEU (830 AM; 20 kW; READING, PA; Owner: WEEU BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WPHT (1210 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WWDB (860 AM; daytime; 10 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA)
Strongest FM radio stations in Emmaus:
  • WLEV (100.7 FM; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDIY (88.1 FM; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: LEHIGH VALLEY COMMUNITY BR/CST ASSOC)
  • WJCS (89.3 FM; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: BEACON BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W278AI (103.5 FM; CENTER VALLEY, PA; Owner: BUX-MONT EDUCATIONAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • W246AA (97.1 FM; ALLENTOWN, ETC., PA; Owner: TEMPLE UNIV. OF THE COMMONWEALTH,ETC)
  • W224AU (92.7 FM; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: MERCER COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WCTO (96.1 FM; EASTON, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WLVR-FM (91.3 FM; BETHLEHEM, PA; Owner: LEHIGH UNIVERSITY)
  • W290AC (105.9 FM; PALMERTON, PA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WZZO (95.1 FM; BETHLEHEM, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WAEB-FM (104.1 FM; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W285DH (104.9 FM; N. WHITEHALL TOWNSHI, PA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA, ET. AL.)
  • WWPJ (89.5 FM; PEN ARGYL, PA; Owner: MERCER COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WBYN (107.5 FM; BOYERTOWN, PA; Owner: WDAC RADIO COMPANY)
  • WBYO (88.9 FM; SELLERSVILLE, PA; Owner: FOUR RIVERS COMMUNITY BROADCASTING CORP)
  • WMWX (95.7 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WMGK (102.9 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WPLY (100.3 FM; MEDIA, PA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WOGL (98.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WXLV (90.3 FM; SCHNECKSVILLE, PA; Owner: LEHIGH CARBON COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
TV broadcast stations around Emmaus:
  • WFMZ-TV (Channel 69; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: MARANATHA BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WBPH-TV (Channel 60; BETHLEHEM, PA; Owner: SONSHINE FAMILY TELEVISION CORPORATION)
  • WLVT-TV (Channel 39; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: LEHIGH VALLEY PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • W07DC (Channel 7; ALLENTOWN/BETHLEHEM, PA; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • W46BL (Channel 46; ALLENTOWN-BETHLEHEM, PA; Owner: MARANATHA BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KYW-TV (Channel 3; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WPHL-TV (Channel 17; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WPPX (Channel 61; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: PAXSON PHILADELPHIA LICENSE, INC.)
  • WPVI-TV (Channel 6; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WPSG (Channel 57; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: VIACOM STATIONS GROUP OF PHILADELPHIA INC.)
  • WCAU (Channel 10; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: NBC SUBSIDIARY (WCAU-TV), L.P.)
  • WGTW (Channel 48; BURLINGTON, NJ; Owner: BRUNSON COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WYBE (Channel 35; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INDEPENDENCE PUBLIC MEDIA OF PHILADELPHIA, INC.)
  • WHYY-TV (Channel 12; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: WHYY, INC.)
  • WTVE (Channel 51; READING, PA; Owner: READING BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTXF-TV (Channel 29; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: FOX TV STATIONS OF PHILADELPHIA)
  • WELL-LP (Channel 8; WILLOW GROVE, ETC., PA; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)

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