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Alpha is a borough in Warren County, in the Allentown-Bethlehem metro area.
The community was named for the Alpha Cement Works
The latitude of Alpha is 40.666N. The longitude is -75.157W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 318 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 2,488.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Alpha demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Warren County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Allentown-Bethlehem area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 08865 ZIP code.
22% of Alpha residents report German ancestry, and 13% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Alpha ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Alpha was $20,104, compared with $21,587 nationally.
12% of Alpha residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Alpha, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $631. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,326.
Libraries in Alpha include W.H. Walters Free Public Library ... View libraries
Warren County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Alpha political report.
The average commute time for Alpha workers is 28 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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