Center Valley, Pennsylvania

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The Penn State Lehigh Valley campus in Center Valley

Center Valley is an unincorporated village one mile north of Coopersburg, Pennsylvania, at the intersection of Pennsylvania Route 309 and Pennsylvania Route 378 in Upper Saucon Township, Lehigh County, Pennsylvania, in the United States.

In 1990, Center Valley had a population of 900. Its zip code is 18034.

History[edit]

The Centennial Bridge was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1988.[1] It has since been demolished.

Commerce[edit]

The Stabler Center, one of the largest areas of land being developed in the Lehigh Valley, is located in Center Valley. In October 2006, The Promenade Shops at Saucon Valley, the Lehigh Valley's highest-end outdoor mall, opened for business.[2]

Center Valley also is the location for the headquarters of Olympus Corporation for the Americas and the headquarters of the Patriot League college athletic conference, which has 23 sports (men's: 11; women's: 12), including NCAA Division I FCS football.

Education[edit]

Three campuses of higher education are located in Center Valley:

Notable residents[edit]

References[edit]

Coordinates: 40°32′09″N 75°23′40″W / 40.53583°N 75.39444°W / 40.53583; -75.39444