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ZIP Code 19506

Primary City:Bernville, PA (View All Cities)
County: Berks County
Timezone: Eastern (7:52pm)
Coordinates:40.5, -76.1
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 19506

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 19506. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 19506. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 19506, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Bernville, PA
Unacceptable:
Garfield, New Schaefferstown, North Heidelberg, Upper Bern

Stats and Demographics for the 19506 ZIP Code

ZIP code 19506 is located in southeast Pennsylvania and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 19506 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 19506 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,356
Population Density 108 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,893
Median Home Value $211,700
Land Area 67.93 sq mi
Water Area 1.24 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,732
Median Household Income $65,797

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male215240292271184166159236260331331307268167135855537
Female187223239260166151167230277352323284243169141806857
Total40246353153135031732646653768365459151133627616512394

Gender

 Male 3,739 51%
 Female 3,617 49%
Gender

Race

 White 7,010 95.3%
 Black Or African American 95 1.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 20 0.3%
 Asian 34 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 114 1.5%
 Two Or More Races 81 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1417540263254734018356
Renter377787795528164
Total5125248971160236819960

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,818 67%
 Single Guardian 276 10%
 Singles 486 18%
 Singles With Roommate 152 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,838 67%
 Households with Kids 894 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4641514931425849605271505960565652594830
Female3842364136424248553838585550635660374425
Total8483879067841009711590109108114110119112112969255

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 19506 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 19506 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 19506 real estate data, the median home value of $211,700 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 19506. Rentals in 19506 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 19506 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,353 100.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 3 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,572 54%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 777 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 383 13%
 Households Vacant 161 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 19 11.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 2.5%
 For Sale Only 42 26.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 4.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 36 22.4%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.6%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 52 32.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 8 2%
 1 Bedroom 39 12%
 2 Bedroom 97 30%
 3+ Bedroom 178 55%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $65,797 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 19506 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 19506 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,618 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,580 27%
 No Earnings 1,661 28%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,618 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,580 27%
 No Earnings 1,661 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,458 92.8%
 Public transportation 10 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 2 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 111 3.0%
 Worked at Home 145 3.9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 415 16.4%
 High School Graduate 1,486 58.6%
 Associate's degree 186 7.3%
 Bachelor's degree 301 11.9%
 Master's degree 106 4.2%
 Professional school degree 35 1.4%
 Doctorate degree 9 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 934 68.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 256 18.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 166 12.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 19506

ZIP Code 19506 is in the Tulpehocken Area School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 19506.

Penn Bernville Elementary School
24 Shartlesville Rd
Bernville, PA 19506
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Tulpehocken Area School District
Tulpehocken Jshs
430 New Schaefferstown Rd
Bernville, PA 19506
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Tulpehocken Area School District

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