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ZIP Code 19559

Primary City:Strausstown, PA (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Berks County
Timezone: Eastern (12:48am)
Coordinates:40.492, -76.184
ZIP (~800 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 19559

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 19559. 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 19559. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 19559, 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:
Strausstown, PA
Unacceptable:
Upper Tulpehocken

Stats and Demographics for the 19559 ZIP Code

ZIP code 19559 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 19559 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of families and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 19559 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 362
Population Density 1,279 people per sq mi
Housing Units 157
Median Home Value $122,900
Land Area 0.28 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 147
Median Household Income $64,375

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1418129139161117135131174323
Female101213101011131781111167127653
Total243025192320292825241629181911976

Gender

 Male 180 50%
 Female 182 50%
Gender

Race

 White 353 97.5%
 Black Or African American 4 1.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.3%
 Asian 1 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 2 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 1 0.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner21119172514104
Renter5131254501
Total72431222919105

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 72 49%
 Single Guardian 24 16%
 Singles 40 27%
 Singles With Roommate 11 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 98 67%
 Households with Kids 49 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male13351442713323213122
Female22411721113342612103
Total357621163826665825225

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 19559 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 19559 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 19559 real estate data, the median home value of $122,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 19559 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 19559 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 362 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 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 71 45%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 31 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 45 29%
 Households Vacant 10 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 20%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 1 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1 10%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 6 60%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 6 35%
 2 Bedroom 1 6%
 3+ Bedroom 10 59%
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 $64,375 is compared to the rest of the country.

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. In 19559 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 103 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 60 27%
 No Earnings 59 27%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 103 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 60 27%
 No Earnings 59 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 133 90%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 10 7%
 Worked at Home 4 3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 10 11%
 High School Graduate 56 60%
 Associate's degree 15 16%
 Bachelor's degree 12 13%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 1 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 49 96%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 2 4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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