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ZIP Code 19543

Primary City:Morgantown, PA (View All Cities)
County: Berks County
Timezone: Eastern (3:37pm)
Coordinates:40.17, -75.90
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 19543

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 19543. 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 19543. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 19543, 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:
Morgantown, PA

Stats and Demographics for the 19543 ZIP Code

ZIP code 19543 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 19543 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely 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 19543 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,905
Population Density 267 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,100
Median Home Value $242,100
Land Area 22.16 sq mi
Water Area 0.31 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,015
Median Household Income $76,124

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male22226523226612612816123425225124218112010470572718
Female22227926217911312617922825728919917812210074625525
Total4445444944452392543404625095404413592422041441198243

Gender

 Male 2,956 50%
 Female 2,949 50%
Gender

Race

 White 5,555 94.1%
 Black Or African American 112 1.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.0%
 Asian 110 1.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 40 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 86 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1117942945429316510516
Renter238170754533288
Total3426049952933819813324

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,363 68%
 Single Guardian 202 10%
 Singles 340 17%
 Singles With Roommate 110 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,165 58%
 Households with Kids 850 42%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4541514852593864525045494246455883443626
Female4245495054704160546449464657365136352113
Total8786100981061297912410611494958810381109119795739

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 19543 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 19543 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 19543 real estate data, the median home value of $242,100 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 19543. Rentals in 19543 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 19543 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,849 99%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 56 1%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,296 62%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 356 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 363 17%
 Households Vacant 85 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 20 24%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 28 33%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 9 11%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 27 32%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 30 8%
 1 Bedroom 78 22%
 2 Bedroom 102 28%
 3+ Bedroom 150 42%
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 $76,124 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 19543 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. However, that is not the case in 19543. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,094 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,164 26%
 No Earnings 1,189 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 2,094 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,164 26%
 No Earnings 1,189 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,556 89.7%
 Public transportation 16 0.6%
 Taxicab 98 3.4%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 109 3.8%
 Worked at Home 70 2.5%
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 238 13%
 High School Graduate 950 51%
 Associate's degree 76 4%
 Bachelor's degree 399 21%
 Master's degree 123 7%
 Professional school degree 54 3%
 Doctorate degree 26 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 889 60.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 393 26.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 179 12.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 19543

ZIP Code 19543 is in the Private. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 19543.

Conestoga Christian School
2760 Main St
Morgantown, PA 19543
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Cornell Abraxas Academy
1000 Academy Dr
Morgantown, PA 19543
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Valley View School
2588 Valley View Rd
Morgantown, PA 19543
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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