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ZIP Code 19562

Primary City:Topton, PA (View All Cities)
County: Berks County
Timezone: Eastern (3:11am)
Coordinates:40.50, -75.70
ZIP (~1400 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 19562

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 19562. 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 19562. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 19562, 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:
Topton, PA

Stats and Demographics for the 19562 ZIP Code

ZIP code 19562 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 19562 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is slightly higher than average. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 19562 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,622
Population Density 2,581 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,208
Median Home Value $149,900
Land Area 1.02 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,121
Median Household Income $59,542

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 50

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male545973737883625671887256645336454173
Female55598084687261571109471638441608298246
Total1091181531571461551231131811821431191489496127139319

Gender

 Male 1,137 43%
 Female 1,485 57%
Gender

Race

 White 2,559 97.6%
 Black Or African American 12 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 0.2%
 Asian 4 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 14 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 27 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner965111139119737030
Renter32755347304788133
Total41140164186149120158163

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 460 41%
 Single Guardian 161 14%
 Singles 435 39%
 Singles With Roommate 65 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 840 75%
 Households with Kids 281 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1210139101291810121318181281916151516
Female12971512881714151013202218222016818
Total2419202422201735242723313834264136312334

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 19562 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 19562 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 19562 real estate data, the median home value of $149,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 19562 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 19562 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,422 92%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 200 8%
 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 390 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 226 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 505 42%
 Households Vacant 87 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 20 23%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 2%
 For Sale Only 10 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1 1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 52 60%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 43 12%
 1 Bedroom 106 30%
 2 Bedroom 130 37%
 3+ Bedroom 71 20%
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 $59,542 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. More commuters in 19562 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 989 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 362 17%
 No Earnings 838 38%
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 989 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 362 17%
 No Earnings 838 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,167 92%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 79 6%
 Worked at Home 27 2%
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 119 15%
 High School Graduate 463 58%
 Associate's degree 71 9%
 Bachelor's degree 67 8%
 Master's degree 49 6%
 Professional school degree 30 4%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 319 76%
 Enrolled in Private School 46 11%
 Not Enrolled in School 57 14%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 19562

ZIP Code 19562 is in the Brandywine Heights Area School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 19562.

Brandywine Heights Elementary School
445 Barkley St
Topton, PA 19562
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Brandywine Heights Area School District
Brandywine Heights Ms
200 West Weis St
Topton, PA 19562
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Brandywine Heights Area School District
Brandywine Intrmd School
200 West Weis St
Topton, PA 19562
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Brandywine Heights Area School District

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