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Welcome to Slatington ...

Slatington is located in Lehigh County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Slatington has a population of 4,307 people<3> (see below for details).

Slatington is 730 feet [223 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Telephone area codes for Slatington: (610) and (484)<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Slatington had an population of 4,307 people. This is an increase of 1.77% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 2.86% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Slatington had a population of 4,232 people. This makes Slatington the county's 5th most populous community.

The population of Slatington represents 0.03% of the population of Pennsylvania (which has 12,702,379 people), making it the state's 236th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 4,232 people, the population of Slatington decreased 4.56% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 4,434 people).

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

Communities Also Named Slatington ...

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

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

Communities near Slatington ...

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

  • Allentown [Lehigh County]
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    • Allentown [Lehigh County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the southeast of Slatington
    • 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]
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    • Bethlehem [Northampton County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the southeast of Slatington
    • Estimated population in 2019: 75,815 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bethlehem<7>
  • Emmaus [Lehigh County]
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    • Emmaus [Lehigh County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the southeast of Slatington
    • Estimated population in 2019: 11,467 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Emmaus
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Emmaus<7>
  • Northampton [Northampton County]
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    • Northampton [Northampton County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the southeast of Slatington
    • 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) ...
    • Catasauqua [Lehigh County]
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      • Catasauqua [Lehigh County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the southeast of Slatington
      • 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 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the southeast of Slatington
      • 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>
    • Nazareth [Northampton County]
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      • Nazareth [Northampton County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the east of Slatington
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,702 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nazareth have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nazareth
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Nazareth<7>
    • Palmerton [Carbon County]
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      • Palmerton [Carbon County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<6> to the north of Slatington
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,336 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Palmerton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Lehighton [Carbon County]
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      • Lehighton [Carbon County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the northwest of Slatington
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,313 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lehighton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lehighton<7>
    • Kutztown [Berks County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kutztown
      • Kutztown [Berks County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the southwest of Slatington
      • 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 Slatington. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Slatington.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Slatington ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Pennsylvania

About Lehigh County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Slatington.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Slatington - 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 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Slatington) 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 Slatington. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Slatington

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Slatington. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.7440, Longitude: -75.6144       In this case, the coordinates for Slatington 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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