Businesses in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania

Industries

Business Distribution by Industry
 Medical: 24.6%
 Shopping: 12%
 Professional Services: 10.4%
 Industry: 7.6%
 Home Services: 7.3%
 Restaurants: 6.4%
 Financial Services: 5%
 Other: 26.8%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car repair14834.3 years4.21.9
Beauty salons15723.4 years4.22.0
Hairdressers17024.7 years4.32.2
Public administration12142.5 years4.11.5
Social work18627.6 years4.22.4
Higher education (colleges and universities)12039.3 years4.11.5
Atm's12879.2 years3.81.6
Banks14179.4 years3.71.8
Finance other14661.3 years3.91.9
Loan companies20830.3 years3.92.7
Grocery stores and supermarkets9628.2 years4.21.2
General contractors27833.1 years4.03.6
Other construction15230.6 years4.61.9
Real estate31531.8 years4.14.0
Construction of buildings21037.1 years4.12.7
Other membership organizations10840.8 years4.41.4
Wholesale of machinery12333.1 years4.41.6
Dentists17528.6 years4.72.2
Health and medical2,50526.4 years3.932.0
Hospitals9529 years3.81.2
Nurses10029.1 years4.11.3
Physicians and surgeons99026.8 years3.712.7
Physiotherapy12523.3 years3.91.6
Psychiatrists and psychotherapists11722.8 years3.41.5
Accountants9228.1 years3.91.2
Corporate management17624.2 years3.92.3
Lawyers legal25828.2 years4.23.3
Scientific and technical services13622.2 years3.61.7
Churches18355 years4.42.3
Electronics stores12930 years4.11.7
Shopping other11735.1 years4.11.5
Area of Bethlehem, Pennsylvania19.42 sq mi
Population78,164
Male Population37,629 (48.1%)
Female Population40,535 (51.9%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +22%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +16%
Median Age36.2
Male Median Age33.5
Female Median Age38.8
Area Codes215267484610
NeighborhoodsBethlehem, Central Bethlehem, Central Bethlehem Historic District, Elm Street District, Northeast Bethlehem, South Bethlehem, South Side Historic District, West Bethlehem, West Side
Local TimeTuesday 9:22 PM
TimezoneEastern Daylight Time
Lat & Lng40.62593° / -75.37046°
Zip Codes1801518016180171801818025

Bethlehem, Pennsylvania - Map

Bethlehem, Pennsylvania Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population64,08965,80267,38778,164
Population Density3,299 / mi²3,388 / mi²3,469 / mi²4,024 / mi²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Bethlehem, Pennsylvania Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 16% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Bethlehem, Pennsylvania+22%+18.8%+16%
Pennsylvania+19.7%+10.4%+3.8%
United States+46.9%+27.2%+13.7%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Bethlehem, Pennsylvania Median Age

Median Age: 36.2 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Bethlehem, Pennsylvania36.2 years38.8 years33.5 years
Pennsylvania40.1 years41.6 years38.6 years
United States37.4 years38.7 years36.1 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Bethlehem, Pennsylvania Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 52,1932,0874,280
5-92,0411,9674,008
10-142,2151,9574,173
15-193,3793,2176,596
20-244,4023,9428,344
25-292,8762,8535,730
30-342,4232,5374,961
35-392,1782,2194,398
40-442,0682,2394,308
45-492,2542,4354,689
50-542,4262,6685,095
55-592,2282,4804,709
60-641,8702,0753,946
65-691,3901,6393,029
70-749901,3292,320
75-799241,3922,317
80-849271,5152,443
85 Plus8441,9822,827
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Bethlehem, Pennsylvania Population Density

Population Density: 4,024 / mi²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Bethlehem, Pennsylvania78,16419.42 sq mi4,024 / mi²
Pennsylvania12.8 million46,054.5 sq mi278.1 / mi²
United States321.6 million3,796,761.2 sq mi84.7 / mi²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Bethlehem, Pennsylvania Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1810 to 2100
Sources:
1. JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid
2. CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)
3. [Link] Klein Goldewijk, K., Beusen, A., Doelman, J., and Stehfest, E.: Anthropogenic land use estimates for the Holocene – HYDE 3.2, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 9, 927–953, https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-9-927-2017, 2017.

Neighborhoods

Business Distribution by neighborhood in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
 West Side: 30.2%
 South Side Historic District: 13.9%
 Central Bethlehem: 11.6%
 West Bethlehem: 10.8%
 Bethlehem: 6.5%
 Central Bethlehem Historic District: 5.4%
 Other: 21.6%

Area Codes

Percentage Area Codes used by businesses in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
 Area Code 610: 82.4%
 Area Code 484: 15.5%
 Other: 2.1%

Business distribution by price for Bethlehem, Pennsylvania

 Moderate: 48.2%
 Inexpensive: 39.2%
 Expensive: 10.2%
 Very Expensive: 2.4%

Human Development Index (HDI)

Statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income.
Sources: [Link] Kummu, M., Taka, M. & Guillaume, J. Gridded global datasets for Gross Domestic Product and Human Development Index over 1990–2015. Sci Data 5, 180004 (2018) doi:10.1038/sdata.2018.4

Bethlehem, Pennsylvania CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Bethlehem, Pennsylvania1,202,023 t15.4 t61,892 t/mi²
Pennsylvania244,899,672 t19.1 t5,317 t/mi²
United States5,664,619,809 t17.6 t1,491 t/mi²
Sources: [Link] Moran, D., Kanemoto K; Jiborn, M., Wood, R., Többen, J., and Seto, K.C. (2018) Carbon footprints of 13,000 cities. Environmental Research Letters DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aac72a

Bethlehem, Pennsylvania CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)1,202,023 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita15.4 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/mi²/year)

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
CycloneMedium (5)
FloodHigh (9)
EarthquakeLow (2)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.
Sources:
1. Dilley, M., R.S. Chen, U. Deichmann, A.L. Lerner-Lam, M. Arnold, J. Agwe, P. Buys, O. Kjekstad, B. Lyon, and G. Yetman. 2005. Natural Disaster Hotspots: A Global Risk Analysis. Washington, D.C.: World Bank. https://doi.org/10.1596/0-8213-5930-4.
2. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Flood Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4668B3D.
3. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University, International Bank for Reconstruction and Development - The World Bank, and United Nations Environment Programme Global Resource Information Database Geneva - UNEP/GRID-Geneva. 2005. Global Cyclone Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4CZ353K.
4. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Earthquake Hazard Distribution - Peak Ground Acceleration. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4BZ63ZS.

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
DateTimeMagnitudeDistanceDepthLocationLink
8/26/0311:24 AM3.122.5 km2,910 mNew Jerseyusgs.gov
1/15/945:49 PM4.665.4 km5,000 mPennsylvaniausgs.gov
1/15/944:42 PM4.263.4 km5,000 mPennsylvaniausgs.gov
1/9/9212:50 AM3.192 km7,900 mNew Jerseyusgs.gov
3/10/8010:00 PM3.757 km5,000 mGreater Philadelphia area, Pennsylvaniausgs.gov
3/5/809:06 AM3.551.9 km5,000 mGreater Philadelphia area, Pennsylvaniausgs.gov
3/9/798:49 PM3.174 km3,000 mNew Jerseyusgs.gov
1/30/798:30 AM3.599.8 km5,000 mNew Jerseyusgs.gov
5/11/6411:45 PM4.595.5 km1,000 mPennsylvaniausgs.gov
3/23/5711:02 AM3.848.4 km10,000 mNew Jerseyusgs.gov

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Bethlehem, Pennsylvania

Bethlehem is a city in Lehigh and Northampton counties in the Lehigh Valley region of the eastern portion of the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. As of the 2010 census, the city had a total population of 74,982, making it the seventh largest city in Penns..  ︎  Bethlehem, Pennsylvania Wikipedia Page

Zip Codes

Percentage of businesses by Zip Codes in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
 Zip Code 18017: 32.6%
 Zip Code 18018: 29.4%
 Zip Code 18015: 21.3%
 Zip Code 18020: 16%
 Other: 0.7%

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