Eastlawn Gardens, Pennsylvania

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Coordinates: 40°44′57″N 75°17′55″W / 40.74917°N 75.29861°W / 40.74917; -75.29861
Eastlawn Gardens
Settlement
Country United States
State Pennsylvania
County Northampton
Elevation 469 ft (143 m)
Coordinates 40°44′57″N 75°17′55″W / 40.74917°N 75.29861°W / 40.74917; -75.29861
Area 1.7 sq mi (4.4 km2)
 - land 1.7 sq mi (4 km2)
 - water 0.04 sq mi (0 km2), 2.35%
Population 3,307 (2010)
Density 1,709.6 / sq mi (660.1 / km2)
Timezone EST (UTC-5)
 - summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
Area code 610
Location of Eastlawn Gardens in Northampton County
Location of Eastlawn Gardens in Pennsylvania
Location of Pennsylvania in the United States

Eastlawn Gardens is a census-designated place (CDP) in Upper Nazareth Township, Northampton County, Pennsylvania, United States. Eastlawn Gardens is located in the Lehigh Valley region of the state.

The population of Eastlawn Gardens was 3,307 at the 2010 census.

Geography[edit]

Eastlawn Gardens is located at 40°44′57″N 75°17′55″W / 40.74917°N 75.29861°W / 40.74917; -75.29861 (40.749065, -75.298750).[1]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 1.7 square miles (4.4 km2), of which, 1.7 square miles (4.4 km2) of it is land and 0.04 square miles (0.10 km2) of it (1.20%) is water.

Demographics[edit]

As of the census[2] of 2000, there were 2,832 people, 1,010 households, and 804 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 1,709.6 people per square mile (658.7/km²). There were 1,028 housing units at an average density of 620.6/sq mi (239.1/km²). The racial makeup of the CDP was 97.81% White, 0.28% African American, 0.18% Native American, 0.53% Asian, 0.74% from other races, and 0.46% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.41% of the population.

There were 1,010 households out of which 42.9% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 69.2% were married couples living together, 8.0% had a female householder with no husband present, and 20.3% were non-families. 16.6% of all households were made up of individuals and 9.0% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.80 and the average family size was 3.17.

In the CDP the population was spread out with 28.9% under the age of 18, 4.7% from 18 to 24, 32.3% from 25 to 44, 20.0% from 45 to 64, and 14.2% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 37 years. For every 100 females there were 97.6 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 93.1 males.

The median income for a household in the CDP was $56,855, and the median income for a family was $62,969. Males had a median income of $43,688 versus $27,276 for females. The per capita income for the CDP was $23,985. About 0.8% of families and 1.9% of the population were below the poverty line, including 3.0% of those under age 18 and none of those age 65 or over.

Public education[edit]

The community is served by the Nazareth Area School District.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  2. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.