Dorneyville, Pennsylvania

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Location within Lehigh County
Location within Lehigh County
Dorneyville is located in Pennsylvania
Location within the U.S. state of Pennsylvania
Dorneyville is located in the United States
Dorneyville (the United States)
Coordinates: 40°34′30″N 75°31′11″W / 40.57500°N 75.51972°W / 40.57500; -75.51972Coordinates: 40°34′30″N 75°31′11″W / 40.57500°N 75.51972°W / 40.57500; -75.51972
CountryUnited States
TownshipSouth Whitehall and Salisbury
384 ft (117 m)
 • Total4,406
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP codes
18103, 18104
Area code(s)610 and 484
GNIS feature ID1173397[1]

Dorneyville is a census-designated place located in Lehigh County, Pennsylvania, USA. Dorneyville is located just west of Allentown, Pennsylvania in South Whitehall Township and Salisbury Township. Dorneyville is located off Interstate 78 and is home to the northern terminus of U.S. Route 222. It is split between the Allentown zip codes of 18103 and 18104.[2]

Dorneyville is home to the Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom amusement park. At the center of Dorneyville is the historic King George Inn, founded in 1756. As of the 2010 census the population was 4,406.


As of the census[3] of 2010, there were 4,406 people and 1,705 total housing units. The 2013-2017 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates[4] determined that the current population of Dorneyville is somewhere around 4,262. About 46.9% is male and 53.1% is female. The median age is 48.2. The racial makeup is about 85.6% White, 9.5% African American, 3.0% Asian, 0.6% Hispanic or Latino 0.5% of some other race, and 1.3% of two or more races. 96.2% of people have graduated high school. The median household income is $88,968. Only 2.2% of civilians lie below the poverty line.


  1. ^ "Dorneyville". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey.
  2. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2016-03-04. Retrieved 2011-08-23.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  3. ^ Bureau, U. S. Census. "U.S. Census website". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2019-10-10.
  4. ^ Bureau, U. S. Census. "U.S. Census website". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2019-10-10.

External links[edit]