Lehighton Tourism

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Lehighton (/li'hɑitən/) is a borough in Carbon County, Pennsylvania, United States, 77 miles (124 km) north of Philadelphia, and 54 miles (87 km) south of Scranton. In the past, it developed early industries because of water power from the Lehigh River. With the location of a repair facility here and its regional operations, the Lehigh Valley Railroad became for years a major employer of thousands of people from the area. Post-World War II railroad and industry restructuring led to job and population losses. From a peak of nearly 7,000 in 1940, the population was 5,500 at the 2010 census. Lehighton is the most populous borough in Carbon County and still the business hub of the county.

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Facts and Stats for Lehighton*

  • Pollution Statistics in Lehighton

    Know the pollution level of Lehighton before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 75 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 87.5 (Very High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 100 (Very High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 66.67 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 87.5 (Very High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 40 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 50 (Moderate)
  • Lehighton: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Lehighton for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Lehighton.

    • Burglary and Theft 47.92 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 52.08 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 56.25 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 50 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 45.83 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 60.42 (High)
    • Attacks 54.17 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 77.08 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 56.25 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during night 31.25 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 50 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 43.75 (Moderate)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 64.58 (High)
  • Living in Lehighton - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 43.1 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 72.51 (High)
    • Pollution Index 59.54 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 15.33 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 55.56 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 1.87 (Very Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Lehighton

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Lehighton

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 10.13 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 32.5 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 62.5 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 35 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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