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Zip Code 19551 Population

Population breakdown by gender

Population in zip code 19551 is 5,062 residents | Male to Female ratio is 1:1.00 | Zip Code 19551 land area is 24.8703 sq. miles | Population density is 203.54 residents per square mile

Median age in zip code 19551

  Median Age
Zip Code Median Age 44.5
Median Age - Male 45
Median Age - Female 44.5

Median age of zip code 19551 is 17.7% higher compared to nearby zip codes and 19.6% higher compared to the United States median age. Comparing gender-specific madian age yields the following results. Male median age of zip code 19551 is 22.3% higher compared to nearby zip codes and 25.7% higher compared to the United States male median age. Female zip code 19551 median age is 16.2% higher in comparison to nearby zip codes and 15.6% higher compared to female national median age average.

Population breakdown by age

Racial makeup of zip code 19551

White population 4854
Black or African American population 22
Asian population 25
American Indian and Alaska Native population 0
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander population 0
Other population 155

Region of birth

Zip code 19551 ancestry distribution

Arab 0.2% Czech 0.4%
Danish 0% Dutch 2.2%
English 6.8% French No Basque 1.4%
French Canadian 0.3% German 48%
Greek 0.2% Hungarian 0.7%
Irish 9.6% Italian 5.6%
Lithuanian 0% Norwegian 0.5%
Polish 4.2% Portuguese 0%
Russian 0.5% Scotch-Irish 1.3%
Scottish 2.1% Slovak 0.8%
Subsaharan African 0% Swedish 0.6%
Swiss 1.1% Ukrainian 0.3%
USA 7.8% Welsh 2%
West Indian No Hispanic Groups 0% Other Ancestries 10.2%

Family type by presence of children under 18 by age in zip code 19551

Family Type Distribution
Total families 1419
Married couples 81.47%
Other couples 18.53%

Family and household income distribution in zip code 19551

  Family income (%) Household income (%)
$30,000 or less 11.35% 18%
$30,000 and $50,000 16.84% 21.31%
$50,000 and $100,000 45.6% 39.58%
$100,000 and $200,000 22.83% 18.54%
$200,000 or more 3.38% 2.56%

Households by size in zip code 19551

Household language in zip code 19551

English language 94.09%
Spanish language 3.54%
Other European language 1.82%
Asian language 0.41%
Other language 0.12%

Population by housing unit in zip code 19551

Total Occupied housing units 1872
Detached housing units 76.5%
Attached housing units 14.9%
2 units 3.1%
3 - 4 units 1.98%
5 - 9 units 0.91%
10 - 19 units 0.32%
20 - 49 units 0.85%
50 or more units 0%
Mobile homes 1.44%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Means of transportation to work in zip code 19551

Use car, track or Van 92.72%
Use public transportation 0%
Use Motorcycle 0.62%
Use bicycle 0.12%
Walk to work 4.36%
Work at home 2.18%

School attendance in zip code 19551

Attent Preschool programs 1.69%
Attend Public School 18.53%
Attend college undergraduate program 3.87%
Attent graduate studies 0.71%
Not enrolled in school 75.19%

Highest school attainment in zip code 19551

Less then 9th grade 3.09%
Grade 9 to 12, no diploma 7.62%
High school diploma 47.67%
Some college, no degree 16.06%
Associate degree 8.66%
Bachelor's degree 15.9%
Graduate or professional degree 1.01%

Real Estate in zip code 19551

Housing occupied 95.85%
Housing vacant 4.15%
Housing occupied by owner 83.71%
Housing occupied by tenant 16.29%
Total Rented Units 305
Median Contract Gross Rent $601
Median Gross Rent $699
Median Home Value $187,000

Contract rent is the monthly cash rent agreed to, regardless of any furnishings, utilities, fees, meals, or services that may be included. Gross rent is the contract rent plus the estimated average monthly cost of utilities and fuels if these are paid by the renter. In zip code 19551 median gross rent is 16.31% larger then the median contract rent.

Average estimated apartment rent in zip code 19551

Studio $530
1 Bedroom $590
2 Bedrooms $730
3 Bedrooms $980
4 Bedrooms $1,010
AVERAGE RENT $777

Average rent in zip code 19551 ($776.70) is 11.8% lower compared to nearby zip codes and 17% lower compared to the average rent in the US. The following illustrates how zip code 19551 rent compares to the nearby zip code rents by unit type: studio apartment rent is 12.8% lower, one bedroom apartment rent is 13.8% lower, two bedroom rent is 13.1% lower, three bedroom rent is 11.2% lower, four bedroom rent is 13.5% lower.

Housing units in zip code 19551

Total housing units 1953
Detached housing units 76.14%
Attached housing units 14.8%
2 units 3.58%
3 - 4 units 1.89%
5 - 9 units 0.87%
10 - 19 units 0.31%
20 - 49 units 0.82%
50 or more units 0%
Mobile homes 1.59%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Real Estate taxes paid in zip code 19551

Total Real Estate Taxes $5,940,100
Real estate taxes paid for units with a mortgage $4,184,000
Real estate taxes paid for units with no mortgage $1,756,100

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19606 Reading Berks 0.95 ml
19547 Oley Berks 1.27 ml
19602 Reading Berks 1.42 ml
19608 Reading Berks 2.54 ml
19512 Boyertown Berks 2.77 ml
19543 Morgantown Berks 2.86 ml
19611 Reading Berks 3.03 ml
19510 Blandon Berks 3.11 ml
19604 Reading Berks 3.14 ml
19526 Hamburg Berks 3.21 ml