Bethlehem Real Estate Market Overview

Could Bethlehem, PA be your next home? Kick-start your search with Trulia’s real estate guide and home search. With interactive maps and charts, Trulia provides a comprehensive overview of market trends, schools, demographics, and lifestyle data to help you learn all about Bethlehem. Not sure which neighborhood is for you? Check out our Nearby Places section below to explore popular cities near Bethlehem such as Al...lentown and Easton. When you’re ready, Trulia has 415 resale and new homes in Bethlehem lined up for you, including open houses, and homes in the pre-foreclosure, auction, or bank-owned stages of the foreclosure process. View more

$175,000

Median Sales Price

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$119

Price Per Sqft

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$1,400

Median Rent Per Month

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Housing Market Trends

Market trends help you understand the movement of key price indicators. Trends in Bethlehem show a -3% year-over-year drop in median sales price and a 2% rise in median rent per month.

Median Sales Price
The median sales price for homes in Bethlehem for May 24 to Aug 23 was $175,000 based on 285 home sales.
Price Per Square Ft.
Average price per square foot for Bethlehem was $119, an increase of 1% compared to the same period last year.
Median Rent Per Month
The median rent per month for apartments in Bethlehem for Jul 24 to Aug 24 was $1,400.

Crime

Most frequent crimes in the past year

Knowing more about crime activity in and around Bethlehem can help keep you aware of crime in the area. Crime activity is most helpful when comparing two locations to understand the relative safety of each location.

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3

Counts of Shooting

1

Count of Pedestrian Stop

1

Count of Assault


Best Schools in Bethlehem

There are 43 schools in Bethlehem.

Elementary Schools
8

Asa Packer El School

Public, K-5

6

Spring Garden El School

Public, K-5

6

Calypso El School

Public, PK-5

Middle Schools
6

Nitschmann Middle School

Public, 6-8

5

Catasauqua Middle School

Public, 5-8

5

East Hills Middle School

Public, 6-8

High Schools
10

Lehigh Valley Charter High School For The Arts

Charter, 9-12

8

Salisbury Senior High School

Public, 9-12

5

Catasauqua Senior High School

Public, 9-12


Demographics

Get to know your neighbors in Bethlehem by reviewing our census driven map. Get insights into median age, how many people are married, and percentage of people with a college degree.

Single residents
35%
Single residents
Home owners
75%
Home owners
Median age
43
Median age
Household income
$58,707
Median household income
College educated
36%
College educated

Commute

Most people in Bethlehem commute by car. Learn how neighbors in this area get to work so you can consider how you might commute if you lived here, too.

Commute Type
97% commute by car
0% commute by bike
1% commute by public transportation
1% commute by foot

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