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Allentown, Florida - Basic Facts

Allentown is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Allentown Census Designated Place.

It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Santa Rosa County at latitude 30.7627 and longitude -87.0422. Santa Rosa County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 207 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Allentown Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 30.23 sq. miles and a water area of 0.23 sq. miles.

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Allentown, FL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 923
Population in Households 921
Population in Familes 802
Population in Group Qrtrs 2
Population Density1 31
Diversity Index2 19


Total Households 361
Average Household Size 2.55
Family Households 279
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 405 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 305 (75.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 55 (13.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 44 (10.9%)
Median Home Value $155,978
Average Home Value $202,687


Median Household Income $44,036
Average Household Income $52,756
Per Capita Income $20,071
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.75% 1.1%
Households 0.94% 1.19%
Families 1.77% 1.12%
Median Household Income   3.91%
Per Capita Income   2.37%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Allentown, FL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Allentown to the other 920 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Florida by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 751 18th
Population Density1 # 907 2nd
Diversity Index2 # 797 13th
Median Household Income # 434 53rd
Per Capita Income # 598 35th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Florida Census Data Comparison Tool.