The most populous cities in area code 610 are: Allentown, Norristown, Reading, Philadelphia, and Paoli.
Other cities in the 610 area code include: Bethlehem, West Chester, King Of Prussia, Villanova, Conshohocken, Bryn Mawr, Chester, Easton, Pottstown, Glen Mills, Wayne, Glenolden, Havertown, Merion Station, Bala Cynwyd, Swarthmore, Exton, Phoenixville, Coatesville, Lansdowne, Media, Chester Springs, Catasauqua, Collegeville, Lansdale, Broomall, Kutztown, Northampton, Nazareth, Emmaus, Avondale, Kennett Square, Boyertown, Wynnewood, Ridley Park, Royersford, Downingtown, Birdsboro, Lehighton, Slatington, Hellertown, West Grove, Palmerton, Oxford, Bangor, Landenberg, Newtown Square, Morgantown, Topton, Douglassville, Kresgeville, Bath, Riegelsville, Ardmore, Fort Washington, Pen Argyl, Coplay, Leesport, Chadds Ford, Atglen, Bally, Erwinna, Coopersburg, Oley, Hamburg, Fleetwood, Parkesburg, Spring City, Womelsdorf, Robesonia, Honey Brook, Schwenksville, Bernville, New Tripoli, Kempton, Glenmoore, Kintnersville, Cheyney, Mohnton, Upper Black Eddy, Danielsville, and Mount Bethel.
Allentown is a city located in Lehigh County, Pennsylvania, United States. It is Pennsylvania's third most populous city and the 224th largest city in the United States. As of the 2010 census, the city had a total population of 118,032 and is currently the fastest growing city in all of Pennsylvania. It is the largest city in the metropolitan area known as the Lehigh Valley, which had a population of 821,623 residents as of 2010 . Allentown constitutes a portion of the New York City Metropolitan Area and is the county seat of Lehigh County. In 2012, the city celebrated the 250th anniversary of its founding in 1762. Located on the Lehigh River, Allentown is the largest of three adjacent cities, in Northampton and Lehigh counties, that make up a region of eastern Pennsylvania known as the Lehigh Valley. Allentown is 50 miles (80 km) north-northwest of Philadelphia, the fifth most populous city in the United States, 90 miles (140 km) east-northeast of Harrisburg, the state capital, and 90 miles (140 km) west of New York City, the nation's largest city.The Norfolk Southern Railway's Lehigh Line (formerly the main line of the Lehigh Valley Railroad using former Lehigh and Susquehanna Railroad main line trackage), runs through Allentown heading east across the Delaware River. The Norfolk Southern Railway's Reading Line runs through Allentown heading west to Reading, Pennsylvania.Allentown was cited as a "national success story" in April 2016 by the Urban Land Institute for its downtown redevelopment and transformation, one of only six communities in the country to have been named as such.
Norristown is a borough (with home rule status) in and the county seat of Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, United States. Located along the Schuylkill River approximately six miles from the Philadelphia city limits, Norristown has a population of 34,324 as of the 2010 U.S. Census and is the 4th most populous municipality in the county.
Reading (Pennsylvania German : Reddin), is the county seat of Berks County and with a population of 87,879 is the fifth-largest city in Pennsylvania. Located in southeastern Pennsylvania, it is the principal city of the Greater Reading Area.The city, approximately halfway between Philadelphia and the state capital at Harrisburg, is strategically situated along a major transportation route from Central to Eastern Pennsylvania, and lent its name to the now-defunct Reading Railroad, which transported anthracite coal from the Pennsylvania Coal Region to the eastern United States via the Port of Philadelphia. Reading Railroad is one of the four railroad properties in the classic United States version of the Monopoly board game.Reading was one of the first localities where outlet shopping became a tourist industry. It has been known as "The Pretzel City", because of numerous local pretzel bakeries. Currently, Bachman, Dieffenbach, Tom Sturgis, and Unique Pretzel bakeries call the Reading area home.According to the 2010 census, Reading has the highest share of citizens living in poverty in the nation. In recent years, the Reading area has become a destination for cyclists. With more than 125 miles of trails in five major preserves, it is an International Mountain Bicycling Association Ride Center and it annually hosts the Reading 120 international road cycling race. In April 2017, it was announced that an indoor velodrome, or cycling track, will be built in Reading as the first of its kind on the East Coast and only the second in the entire country. Albright College and the World Cycling League formally announced plans April 6, 2017, to build the $20 million, 2,500-seat facility, which will be called the National Velodrome and Events Center at Albright College. It will also serve as the Cycling League's world headquarters.
The 610 area code lies within the Eastern Daylight Time Zone (or EDT). The current time in Eastern Daylight Time is 1:28 AM on Jun 08, 2023.