New Tripoli Area Colleges and Scholarships

Schools in and around New Tripoli


New Tripoli (/trɪˈpoʊli/ trih-POH-lee) is a census-designated place in Lynn Township, in Lehigh County, Pennsylvania, in the United States. As of the 2010 census the population was 898 residents.

The village is located at the intersection of Madison Street and Pennsylvania Route 143 near Pennsylvania Route 309 in the Lehigh Valley region of Pennsylvania. The pronunciation of New Tripoli is with the stress on "PO," as many non-natives make the mistake of stressing the first syllable which will often be corrected by natives. New Tripoli is ZIP Code 18066 in Area Code 610, Exchange 298.

The name comes from Tripoli in Libya, in commemoration of the fighting in the Barbary Wars.

The village is served by Northwestern Lehigh School District.

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