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ZIP Code 19540

Primary City:Mohnton, PA (View All Cities)
County: Berks County
Timezone: Eastern (5:22pm)
Coordinates:40.24, -75.97
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 19540

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 19540. 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 19540. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 19540, 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:
Mohnton, PA
Unacceptable:
Alleghenyville, Angelica, Beckersville, Hummels Store, Knauers, Maple Grove Park

Stats and Demographics for the 19540 ZIP Code

ZIP code 19540 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 19540 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 19540 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 11,723
Population Density 345 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,605
Median Home Value $206,000
Land Area 34.02 sq mi
Water Area 0.13 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,423
Median Household Income $68,306

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3263914434552962892703174475075884823812511981199760
Female277385396380254255305350420589554482363242200133117104
Total6037768398355505445756678671,0961,142964744493398252214164

Gender

 Male 5,917 50%
 Female 5,806 50%
Gender

Race

 White 11,220 95.7%
 Black Or African American 133 1.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 19 0.2%
 Asian 127 1.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 62 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 162 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner202876871,08889447925285
Renter5414611511267675119
Total744338021,200961546303104

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,868 65%
 Single Guardian 481 11%
 Singles 862 19%
 Singles With Roommate 212 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,974 67%
 Households with Kids 1,449 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male59656881717771928090869774968997110936652
Female4653645778777670848671758480946894804447
Total10511813213814915414716216417615717215817618316520417311099

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 19540 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 19540 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1980s. Looking at 19540 real estate data, the median home value of $206,000 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 19540. Rentals in 19540 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 19540 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 11,718 100.0%
 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 5 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,676 58%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,116 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 631 14%
 Households Vacant 182 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 37 20%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 3%
 For Sale Only 32 18%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 32 18%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 67 37%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 245 40%
 2 Bedroom 204 33%
 3+ Bedroom 162 27%
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 $68,306 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 19540 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. More commuters in 19540 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 4,403 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,516 27%
 No Earnings 2,501 27%
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 4,403 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,516 27%
 No Earnings 2,501 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,775 92.3%
 Public transportation 83 1.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 22 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 126 2.0%
 Worked at Home 248 4.0%
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 area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 493 12.1%
 High School Graduate 2,264 55.8%
 Associate's degree 226 5.6%
 Bachelor's degree 755 18.6%
 Master's degree 209 5.2%
 Professional school degree 91 2.2%
 Doctorate degree 20 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,648 69.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 550 23.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 192 8.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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