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Are you thinking about or preparing to move to Allentown, Pennsylvania? Congrats! A move to Allentown is an excellent idea if you are looking for the perfect city to call home. Allentown is so great because it offers a little something for everyone. From delicious food to incredible scenery, every turn in Allentown is full of something new and exciting. At Woodmont Ridge, we want you to feel confident about your move to Allentown, so we have prepared a short list of everything you need to know about moving here.

 

1. It’s Less Expensive to Live Here

Allentown, in addition to offering a ton of opportunity and a great quality of life to its residents, also is statistically less expensive to live in compared to the national average. Those who live in Allentown enjoy cheaper rent and more bang for their buck overall. If you are tired of paying big city prices, and seek greater value, then a move to Allentown is a great idea.

 

2. There is Something for Everyone

Do you like sports? Entertainment? The arts? Amusement parks? You can find all of this and more in Allentown. Sports fans might enjoy an Iron Pigs baseball game (the Triple-A affiliate for the Phillies) at Coca-Cola Park. If hockey is more your speed, make sure to check out our hockey team. The Phantoms, a farm team for the Philadelphia Flyers, play at the PPL Center! In the arts and entertainment department, residents and visitors to Allentown enjoy the Allentown Art Museum and several theaters around town that draw both national and local entertainment. Lastly, if you are moving to Allentown you need to know about the nationally acclaimed amusement park in our city! Dorney Park is a favorite of residents and tourists alike, so enjoy the thrill of a roller coaster and take in all that Allentown has to offer.

 

3. Lehigh Valley is a Top Wine Region

As you know, Allentown is located within the beautiful Lehigh Valley. Lehigh Valley is actually becoming a top wine region in the area. As Pennsylvania’s top wine-lovers’ destination, moving to Allentown means there will always be delicious, high-quality wine nearby. Check out the Lehigh Valley Wine Trail, which is a non-profit organization promoting tourism to nine nearby wineries. Even if you aren’t a fan of wine, these vineyards are absolutely beautiful.

 

4. Tons of Recreational Activities Outdoors

Speaking of beautiful scenery, if you are moving to Allentown you should know that there is an abundance of recreational activities to enjoy in your free time. Allentown is home to several parks, gardens and fields you can explore. Check out our trails, playgrounds and aquatic programs for all ages. During the summer, the city of Allentown hosts a Summer Concert Series, which features national and local talent in an outdoor space.

 

5. Woodmont Ridge in Upper Macungie is a Hidden Treasure of Allentown

If you are considering a move to Allentown, Pennsylvania, you need to find which area and community is best for you. We are here to help you find the perfect community. At Woodmont Ridge, we offer expansive floorplans, unbeatable community amenities and gorgeous grounds. Our community is located just outside of Allentown in Upper Macungie. This offers our residents the ideal location outside of the city, while still allowing for quick access to the amenities of Allentown. Contact Woodmont Ridge today to learn more about our luxury apartments and unbeatable location.