Easton Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Easton, PA

General Easton Information

State: Pennsylvania

County: Northampton County

Close cities: Glendon, PA, Tatamy, PA, Wilson, PA, West Easton, PA, Eastlawn Gardens, PA, Old Orchard, PA, Stockertown, PA

Easton Population (census data)
Total 26,094 (-0.7% since 2000)
Male 12,872 (49.3%)
Female 13,222 (50.7%)

Population Density: 6,129 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 90.2 (US Avg is 100)

Easton Elevation: 300 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1886

Land Area: 4.26 square miles

Median Household Income: $42,802

Zip Codes: 18043, 18044, 18040, 18045, and 18042.

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Easton Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (73.5%)
  • Black (12.7%)
  • Hispanic (9.8%)
  • Other race (3.7%)
  • Two or more races (3.1%)
  • American Indian (0.9%)
  • Vietnamese (0.7%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (20.9%)
  • Italian (14.1%)
  • Irish (11.6%)
  • English (5.8%)
  • Dutch (4.3%)
  • Polish (3.6%)
Foriegn Born: 2,262 people (8.7%)
  • Latin America (58.0%)
  • Europe (24.7%)
  • Asia (17.3%)

Local Easton Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Philadelphia Phillies
NFL Football: Philadelphia Eagles
NBA Basketball: New Jersey Nets, Philadelphia 76ers
NHL Hockey: Philadelphia Flyers
NCAA Sports: Lafayette College, Lehigh University

Easton School Information

High Schools
Easton Area High School (2601 William Penn Highway, Easton, PA, 18045 - Easton Area School District District)
Wilson Area High School (424 Warrior Lane, Easton, PA, 18042 - Wilson Area School District District)
Middle Schools
Easton Area Middle School (1221 Northampton Street, Easton, PA, 18042 - Easton Area School District District)
Philip F Lauer Middle School (2400 Firmstone Street, Easton, PA, 18042 - Wilson Area School District District)
Shawnee Middle School (1010 Echo Trail, Easton, PA, 18040 - Easton Area School District District)
Elementary Schools
Avona Elementary School (2317 Front Street, Easton, PA, 18042 - Wilson Area School District District)
Cheston Elementary School (723 Coal Street, Easton, PA, 18042 - Easton Area School District District)
Farmersville Elementary School (7036 Wm Penn Highway, Easton, PA, 18045 - Bethlehem Area School District District)
Forks Elementary School (1709 Richmond Road, Easton, PA, 18040 - Easton Area School District District)
March Elementary School (429 Reeder Street, Easton, PA, 18042 - Easton Area School District District)
Palmer Elementary School (3050 Green Pond Road, Easton, PA, 18045 - Easton Area School District District)
Paxinosa Elementary School (1315 Echo Trail, Easton, PA, 18040 - Easton Area School District District)
Tracy Elementary School (1243 Tatamy Road, Easton, PA, 18045 - Easton Area School District District)
Williams Township Elementary School (2660 Morgan Hill Road, Easton, PA, 18042 - Wilson Area School District District)
Wilson Borough Elementary School (301 South 21st Street, Easton, PA, 18042 - Wilson Area School District District)

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