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East Side is a borough in Carbon County, in the Allentown-Bethlehem metro area.
The latitude of East Side is 41.056N. The longitude is -75.706W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,125 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 290.
Sections below provide additional information and links about East Side demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Carbon County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 18661 ZIP code.
18% of East Side residents report German ancestry, and 16% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the East Side ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in East Side was $15,132, compared with $21,587 nationally.
11% of East Side residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in East Side, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $306. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $727.
Carbon County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our East Side political report.
The average commute time for East Side workers is 25 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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