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ZIP Code 19526

Primary City:Hamburg, PA (View All Cities)
County: Berks County
Timezone: Eastern (3:58am)
Coordinates:40.5, -76.0
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 19526

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 19526. 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 19526. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 19526, 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:
Hamburg, PA
Unacceptable:
Berne, Edenburg, Jalappa, Moselem, Perry, Tilden, West Hamburg, Windsor Castle

Stats and Demographics for the 19526 ZIP Code

ZIP code 19526 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 19526 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 19526 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 11,039
Population Density 191 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,835
Median Home Value $145,100
Land Area 57.76 sq mi
Water Area 0.50 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,542
Median Household Income $56,426

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male259305321356312315295311369447443427359279173159132105
Female267304327339281287281320390491469418397273204224201199
Total526609648695593602576631759938912845756552377383333304

Gender

 Male 5,367 49%
 Female 5,672 51%
Gender

Race

 White 10,628 96.3%
 Black Or African American 107 1.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 13 0.1%
 Asian 56 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 13 0.1%
 Other Race 108 1.0%
 Two Or More Races 114 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner49288513833751465335128
Renter8621120118917611713169
Total1354997141,022927582466197

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,401 53%
 Single Guardian 625 14%
 Singles 1,207 27%
 Singles With Roommate 309 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 3,301 73%
 Households with Kids 1,241 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5455475358754749766065645379797064786566
Female4865446367566361576073496877628458884750
Total10212091116125131110110133120138113121156141154122166112116

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 19526 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 19526 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 19526 real estate data, the median home value of $145,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 19526 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 19526 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 19526 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 10,906 98.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 127 1.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 1 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 5 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,125 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,237 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,180 24%
 Households Vacant 293 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 55 19%
 Rented & Unoccupied 7 2%
 For Sale Only 76 26%
 Sold & Unoccupied 11 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 54 18%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 90 31%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 8 1%
 1 Bedroom 332 34%
 2 Bedroom 316 32%
 3+ Bedroom 321 33%
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 $56,426 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 19526 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

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 19526 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 4,058 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,328 24%
 No Earnings 3,264 34%
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 4,058 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,328 24%
 No Earnings 3,264 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,260 91.2%
 Public transportation 19 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 18 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 302 5.2%
 Worked at Home 169 2.9%
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 629 16.2%
 High School Graduate 2,397 61.8%
 Associate's degree 321 8.3%
 Bachelor's degree 417 10.7%
 Master's degree 104 2.7%
 Professional school degree 6 0.2%
 Doctorate degree 6 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,737 84.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 158 7.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 163 7.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 19526

ZIP Code 19526 is in the Hamburg Area School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 19526.

Hamburg Area Middle School
Windsor St
Hamburg, PA 19526
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Hamburg Area School District
Tilden El Center
524 West State St
Hamburg, PA 19526
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hamburg Area School District
Hamburg Area High School
Windsor St
Hamburg, PA 19526
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Hamburg Area School District
Blue Mountain Academy
2363 Mountain Rd
Hamburg, PA 19526
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Blue Mountain Sda Elementary
45 Woodland Ter
Hamburg, PA 19526
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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