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ZIP Code 19607

Primary City:Reading, PA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Reading
County: Berks County
Timezone: Eastern (1:05pm)
Area code: 484 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.29, -75.95
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 19607

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 19607. 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 19607. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 19607, 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:
Reading, PA
Acceptable:
Shillington
Unacceptable:
Kenhorst

Stats and Demographics for the 19607 ZIP Code

ZIP code 19607 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 19607 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 19607 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 22,544
Population Density 2,015 people per sq mi
Housing Units 10,383
Median Home Value $156,900
Land Area 11.19 sq mi
Water Area 0.06 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,809
Median Household Income $53,919

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male567597572723688756653640679732789749655466373387317277
Female532541556746777762668671701793820839746582511550526603
Total1,0991,1381,1281,4691,4651,5181,3211,3111,3801,5251,6091,5881,4011,048884937843880

Gender

 Male 10,620 47%
 Female 11,924 53%
Gender

Race

 White 20,084 89.1%
 Black Or African American 920 4.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 24 0.1%
 Asian 363 1.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 725 3.2%
 Two Or More Races 428 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner497401,0131,3411,395878850286
Renter263652514509384313347275
Total3121,3921,5271,8501,7791,1911,197561

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,389 45%
 Single Guardian 1,416 14%
 Singles 3,298 34%
 Singles With Roommate 706 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 7,387 75%
 Households with Kids 2,422 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male11812711010811911712110913111811698131109131131142151168145
Female9893108123135959511610011611598118109124122138143219189
Total216220218231254212216225231234231196249218255253280294387334

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 19607 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 19607 were primarily built in the 1970s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 19607 real estate data, the median home value of $156,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 19607 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 19607 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 19607 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 21,606 95.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 4 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 215 1.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 623 2.8%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 96 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,402 42%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,150 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,257 31%
 Households Vacant 574 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 169 29%
 Rented & Unoccupied 17 3%
 For Sale Only 179 31%
 Sold & Unoccupied 20 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 30 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 159 28%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 96 3%
 1 Bedroom 1,096 33%
 2 Bedroom 1,685 50%
 3+ Bedroom 495 15%
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 $53,919 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 19607 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 19607 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 7,923 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,471 25%
 No Earnings 5,846 32%
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 7,923 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,471 25%
 No Earnings 5,846 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 10,293 92.9%
 Public transportation 99 0.9%
 Taxicab 15 0.1%
 Motorcycle 41 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 288 2.6%
 Worked at Home 340 3.1%
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 655 10%
 High School Graduate 3,651 54%
 Associate's degree 527 8%
 Bachelor's degree 1,248 18%
 Master's degree 491 7%
 Professional school degree 109 2%
 Doctorate degree 82 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,029 80.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 521 13.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 211 5.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 19607

ZIP Code 19607 is in the Governor Mifflin School District. There are 10 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 19607.

Brecknock Elementary School
10 South Waverly St
Shillington, PA 19607
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Governor Mifflin School District
Cumru Elementary School
Philadelphia Ave
Shillington, PA 19607
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Governor Mifflin School District
Intermediate School
600 Governor Dr
Shillington, PA 19607
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Governor Mifflin School District
Mifflin Park Elementary School
598 Governor Dr
Shillington, PA 19607
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Governor Mifflin School District
Governor Mifflin Ms
130 East Lancaster Ave
Shillington, PA 19607
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Governor Mifflin School District
Governor Mifflin Shs
101 South Waverly St
Shillington, PA 19607
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Governor Mifflin School District
Reading Sda Jr Academy
309 N Kenhorst Blvd
Reading, PA 19607
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
John Paul II Center for Special Learning
1092 Welsh Rd
Shillington, PA 19607
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Opportunities School
700 Lancaster Ave Ste 2
Reading, PA 19607
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Flying Hills Preschool
11 Village Center Dr
Reading, PA 19607
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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