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Welcome to Hellertown ...

Hellertown is located in Northampton County<1>.

The location of Hellertown has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Hellertown has a population of 5,831 people<3> (see below for details).

Hellertown is 320 feet [98 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Hellertown had an population of 5,831 people. This is a decrease of 1.14% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 4.01% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Hellertown had a population of 5,898 people. This makes Hellertown the county's 5th most populous community.

The population of Hellertown represents 0.05% of the population of Pennsylvania (which has 12,702,379 people), making it the state's 155th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 5,898 people, the population of Hellertown increased 5.21% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 5,606 people).

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

Communities near Hellertown ...

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

  • Allentown [Lehigh County]
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    • Allentown [Lehigh County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the west of Hellertown
    • Estimated population in 2019: 121,442 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Allentown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Allentown<6>
  • Easton [Northampton County]
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    • Easton [Northampton County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Hellertown
    • Estimated population in 2019: 27,189 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Easton<6>
  • Phillipsburg [Warren County]
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    • Phillipsburg [Warren County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Hellertown
    • Estimated population in 2019: 14,212 people
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  • Emmaus [Lehigh County]
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    • Emmaus [Lehigh County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the west of Hellertown
    • Estimated population in 2019: 11,467 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Emmaus
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Emmaus<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Northampton [Northampton County]
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      • Northampton [Northampton County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Hellertown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 9,870 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Northampton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Northampton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Northampton<6>
    • Quakertown [Bucks County]
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      • Quakertown [Bucks County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the south of Hellertown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,784 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Quakertown<6>
    • Perkasie [Bucks County]
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      • Perkasie [Bucks County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the south of Hellertown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,738 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Perkasie have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Perkasie
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Perkasie<6>
    • Wilson [Northampton County]
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      • Wilson [Northampton County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Hellertown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,807 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wilson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wilson
    • Souderton [Montgomery County]
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      • Souderton [Montgomery County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the south of Hellertown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,082 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Souderton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Souderton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Souderton<6>
    • Catasauqua [Lehigh County]
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      • Catasauqua [Lehigh County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Hellertown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,599 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Catasauqua have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Catasauqua
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Catasauqua<6>

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 Hellertown. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Hellertown.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Hellertown. 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 Hellertown.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Hellertown. Our list includes 6 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Hellertown.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hellertown ...

Looking for more information about Hellertown? 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 Hellertown, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Hellertown.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Northampton County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Hellertown. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Northampton County: www.northamptoncounty.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 Northampton, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Hellertown.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Hellertown - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Hellertown) 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 Hellertown. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Hellertown

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hellertown. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.5823, Longitude: -75.3380       In this case, the coordinates for Hellertown have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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