The car accident attorneys in Sacred Heart, PA, at Justice Guardians would like to share some of the town's history and highlights.
The neighborhood is located within the city of Allentown in Lehigh County, Pennsylvania. Jordan Creek flows along the western edge of the neighborhood. West Gordon Street forms the northern border, North 5th Street the eastern, and Linden Street forms the southern border. Some towns that share a border include Jordan Heights, Franklin Park, and 1st Ward.
The town is home to the Sacred Heart Hospital, which the Sacred Heart Parish first established in 1912 to battle an outbreak of diphtheria. The Missionary Sisters of the Most Sacred Heart came to the area from Germany. The actual hospital that served the community was not officially formed until 1915, and two years later, it was incorporated. Some highlights of the hospital's history include:
Approximately 67.1% of the homes in the neighborhood were built before 1939, giving the town a historic charm. The average home price is $127,287, while rent averages $1,429. The town has many small to medium apartments and townhouses, with a low vacancy rate of 16.2%.
The town has a lower rate of college graduates than 97.4% of other American neighborhoods. Only 4.6% of the adult residents have earned a bachelor's degree.
Children in the area can attend the many public schools offered by the Allentown City School District. These include:
Private education options include:
The neighborhood is more densely populated than 95.4% of other neighborhoods in the United States and has approximately 21,393 people per square mile living within its borders. Most of the households are low-income, and it has a lower income average than 91.1% of other neighborhoods in the country. Some of the working residents are employed in fields such as:
Spanish is spoken by 54.3% of households. Other languages spoken by the townspeople include English and Italian. As many as 16% of the townspeople were born outside of the country. Many of the commonly found ethnicities and ancestries include:
The Sacred Heart, PA car accident attorneys at Justice Guardians, help get injured motorists the financial compensation they deserve. For a free legal case evaluation, call our office today.
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Allentown, PA 18102