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Welcome to Macungie ...

Macungie is located in Lehigh County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Macungie has a population of 3,178 people<3> (see below for details).

Macungie is 400 feet [122 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Telephone area codes for Macungie: (610) & (484)<5>

Websites for Macungie ...

Official Website: www.macungie.pa.us/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Macungie had an population of 3,178 people. This is an increase of 3.38% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 4.57% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Macungie had a population of 3,074 people. This makes Macungie the county's 7th most populous community.

The population of Macungie represents 0.02% of the population of Pennsylvania (which has 12,702,379 people), making it the state's 309th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 3,074 people, the population of Macungie increased 1.15% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 3,039 people).

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

Communities near Macungie ...

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

  • Allentown [Lehigh County]
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    • Allentown [Lehigh County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the northeast of Macungie
    • Estimated population in 2019: 121,442 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Allentown<7>
  • Bethlehem [Northampton County]
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    • Bethlehem [Northampton County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the northeast of Macungie
    • Estimated population in 2019: 75,815 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bethlehem<7>
  • Pottstown [Montgomery County]
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    • Pottstown [Montgomery County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the south of Macungie
    • Estimated population in 2019: 22,600 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pottstown<7>
  • Northampton [Northampton County]
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    • Northampton [Northampton County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the north of Macungie
    • 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.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Northampton<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Quakertown [Bucks County]
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      • Quakertown [Bucks County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the southeast of Macungie
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,784 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Quakertown<7>
    • Perkasie [Bucks County]
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      • Perkasie [Bucks County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the southeast of Macungie
      • 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<7>
    • Souderton [Montgomery County]
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      • Souderton [Montgomery County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the southeast of Macungie
      • 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<7>
    • Catasauqua [Lehigh County]
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      • Catasauqua [Lehigh County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the northeast of Macungie
      • 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<7>
    • Hellertown [Northampton County]
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      • Hellertown [Northampton County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the northeast of Macungie
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,831 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hellertown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hellertown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hellertown<7>
    • Kutztown [Berks County]
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      • Kutztown [Berks County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the west of Macungie
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,080 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kutztown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> 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 Macungie. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Macungie.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Macungie ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Lehigh County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Macungie: www.macungie.pa.us/

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>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 Macungie.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Macungie - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Area code (484) is an overlay for area code (610).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Macungie) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Macungie. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Macungie

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Macungie. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.5134, Longitude: -75.5546       In this case, the coordinates for Macungie have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>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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