Eyer Middle School is a public school with grades six through eight located in Lower Macungie Township. Approximately 3,039 people live in 1,366 households within the borough limits. Median household income is $51,721 per year. Of the total number of housing units in the city, 798 are owner-occupied and 568 are renter-occupied. It has become one of the most desirable parts of the Lehigh Valley for many families, who have chosen to live here because of the Township's attractive landscape, acres of open space, and excellent schools. The median age of the population of this borough is 38.5 years. People 65 years of age and older total 407. According to the U.S. 2000 Census, the borough's ethnic population consists of 94.9% White (n=2,833); 1.3% Black (n=41); 2.1% Asian (n=64); and 0.1% American Indian (n=2). Macungie has traditionally maintained a low unemployment rate of around 1.8%. The community offers many potential resources. One health care system is located in the area.