Pen Argyl is a borough in Northampton County, Pennsylvania, 18 miles north of Easton, in the Lehigh Valley region of the state. It is part of Pennsylvania's Slate Belt.
As of 2010 census, the borough was (96.%) White, (1.14%) African American, (.0041%) Asian, (.0083%) from other races, and (1.36%) from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were (3.97%) of the population. Therer are 1,889 Females (52.5%) and 1,706 Males (47.4%) with most of the population of 906 (24.2%) and 2,689 (74.5%) 18 and over. Ages 35-49 is the highest group 774 (21.5%0 followed by 50-64 with 690 (19.1%), then 25-34 with 478 (13.2%), then 65 & over with 467 (12.9%) and finally 20-24 with 207 (5.75%).
The borough is served by the Pen Argyl Area School District.
Pen Argyl is the burial place of actress Jayne Mansfield, whose family requested to have her body buried in Fairview Cemetery, located on the borough's outskirts. Her heart-shaped gravestone is visible from the road.
Pen Argyl is also home to the Weona Park Dentzel carousel, which is listed in the National Register of Historic Places.
Pen Argyl's Fire Company, Lookout Fire Company #1, also holds an annual Labor Day parade and carnival.
Pen Argyl is also home to Real English Foods, Inc, the company behind Mr. Pastie.
More information is available at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pen_Argyl,_Pennsylvania
Borough Office: 11 N Robinson Ave, PO Box 128, Pen Argyl, 610-863-4119