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Northampton County, Pennsylvania


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Statistics & Facts

The Pennsylvania state capital is Harrisburg.
The population of Northampton is approximately 9926 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 3,575 (1990), 4203 (2010).
The amount of land area in Northampton is 6.728 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0.258 sq kilometers.
The distance from Northampton to Washington DC is 148 miles.
The distance to the Pennsylvania state capital is 79 miles. (as the crow flies)
Northampton is positioned 40.68 degrees north of the equator and 75.48 degrees west of the prime meridian.


in eastern Pennsylvania
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History & History Related Items

Formed in 1909 when Alliance was re-named. Alliance was formed several years earlier in 1902 when Stemton, Newport and Siegfried were merged. The town was originally settled by people of the Mennonite sect but is made up of people of Hungarian, Ukrainian, Austrian, German, Polish, and Slovak ancestry.

The settlement's founder, John Siegfried, operated a tavern, store and ferry on the banks of the Lehigh River.
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City of Northampton

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Northampton Chamber of Commerce

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