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Welcome to Alburtis ...

Alburtis is located in Lehigh County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Alburtis has a population of 2,636 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Alburtis.

Alburtis is 470 feet [143 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Alburtis lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Area codes for Alburtis: (610) and (484)<4>

The ZIP code for Alburtis: 18011<5>

Websites for Alburtis ...

Official Website: www.alburtis.org/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Alburtis had an population of 2,636 people. This is an increase of 11.65% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 24.52% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Alburtis had a population of 2,361 people. This makes Alburtis the county's 9th most populous community.

The population of Alburtis represents 0.02% of the population of Pennsylvania (which has 12,702,379 people), making it the state's 389th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,361 people, the population of Alburtis increased 11.53% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,117 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Alburtis.

Adding Alburtis to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Alburtis in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Alburtis was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Alburtis on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Pennsylvania (1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Alburtis on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Alburtis ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Alburtis - it's located in Kansas.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Alburtis.

Communities near Alburtis ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Alburtis.

  • Allentown [Lehigh County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Allentown
    • Allentown [Lehigh County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the northeast of Alburtis
    • Estimated population in 2019: 121,442 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Allentown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Allentown<7>
  • Bethlehem [Northampton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bethlehem
    • Bethlehem [Northampton County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the northeast of Alburtis
    • Estimated population in 2019: 75,815 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bethlehem
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bethlehem<7>
  • Pottstown [Montgomery County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pottstown
    • Pottstown [Montgomery County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the south of Alburtis
    • Estimated population in 2019: 22,600 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pottstown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pottstown<7>
  • Emmaus [Lehigh County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Emmaus
    • Emmaus [Lehigh County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<6> to the east of Alburtis
    • Estimated population in 2019: 11,467 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Emmaus
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Emmaus<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Northampton [Northampton County]
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      • Northampton [Northampton County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the northeast of Alburtis
      • Estimated population in 2019: 9,870 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Northampton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Northampton<7>
    • Quakertown [Bucks County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Quakertown
      • Quakertown [Bucks County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the east of Alburtis
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,784 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Quakertown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Quakertown<7>
    • Perkasie [Bucks County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Perkasie
      • Perkasie [Bucks County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the southeast of Alburtis
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,738 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Perkasie have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Perkasie
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Perkasie<7>
    • Catasauqua [Lehigh County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Catasauqua
      • Catasauqua [Lehigh County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the northeast of Alburtis
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,599 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Catasauqua have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Catasauqua
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Catasauqua<7>
    • Hellertown [Northampton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hellertown
      • Hellertown [Northampton County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the east of Alburtis
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,831 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hellertown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hellertown<7>
    • Kutztown [Berks County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kutztown
      • Kutztown [Berks County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the west of Alburtis
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,080 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kutztown have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kutztown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kutztown<7>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Alburtis. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Alburtis.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Alburtis. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Alburtis.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Alburtis. See our Newspapers Page for Alburtis.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alburtis ...

Looking for more information about Alburtis? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Alburtis, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Alburtis.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Pennsylvania

About Lehigh County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Alburtis: www.alburtis.org/

The official website for Lehigh County: www.lehighcounty.org/

The official website for State of Pennsylvania: https://www.pa.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Pennsylvania's counties, including Lehigh, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Alburtis.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Alburtis - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (484) is an overlay for area code (610).
<5>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Alburtis). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Alburtis or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Alburtis) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Alburtis. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from AlburtisOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alburtis. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.5105, Longitude: -75.6031    
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<8>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.






















 

 

 

 

 


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