Demographics
Shoemaker Elementary School is a grade 1 through grade 5 school located in Macungie, PA. Approximately 3,309 people live in 1,418 households within the Borough limits. Median household income is $51,721 per year. Of the total number of housing units in the Borough, 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 Borough'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=2883); 1.3% Black (n=41); 1.3% Hispanic/Latino (n=41); 2.1% Asian (n=64); and 0.1% American Indian/Alaskan (n=2). In 2008, the unemployment rate was 2.6%. The community offers many potential resources. One health care system is located in the area.