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ZIP Code 19610

Primary City:Reading, PA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Reading
County: Berks County
Timezone: Eastern (11:39am)
Area code: 484 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.34, -75.98
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 19610

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 19610. 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 19610. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 19610, 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:
Wyomissing
Unacceptable:
Berkshire Heights

Stats and Demographics for the 19610 ZIP Code

ZIP code 19610 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 19610 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 19610 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 15,258
Population Density 2,174 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,917
Median Home Value $215,500
Land Area 7.02 sq mi
Water Area 0.05 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,509
Median Household Income $69,179

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 50

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male283378455674487290300364409434461516504406310285298312
Female275365360683428336336363405501532574600501391406425611
Total5587438151,3579156266367278149359931,0901,104907701691723923

Gender

 Male 7,166 47%
 Female 8,092 53%
Gender

Race

 White 13,559 88.9%
 Black Or African American 507 3.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 7 0.0%
 Asian 678 4.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.0%
 Other Race 285 1.9%
 Two Or More Races 217 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner112716208841,086820635220
Renter118295199172162166379471
Total1295668191,0561,2489861,014691

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,406 52%
 Single Guardian 585 9%
 Singles 2,188 34%
 Singles With Roommate 330 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 5,069 78%
 Households with Kids 1,440 22%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male654765587968728475788110696949273107157245186
Female5243546665816975758363687769938790190223138
Total11790119124144149141159150161144174173163185160197347468324

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 19610 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 19610 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 19610 real estate data, the median home value of $215,500 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 19610. Rentals in 19610 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 19610 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 14,337 94.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 69 0.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 844 5.5%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 8 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,827 41%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,720 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,962 28%
 Households Vacant 408 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 166 41%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 1%
 For Sale Only 97 24%
 Sold & Unoccupied 32 8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 50 12%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 59 14%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 97 5%
 1 Bedroom 594 32%
 2 Bedroom 783 43%
 3+ Bedroom 360 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 $69,179 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 19610 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 19610 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 4,914 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,309 25%
 No Earnings 5,191 39%
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 4,914 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,309 25%
 No Earnings 5,191 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,373 91.8%
 Public transportation 47 0.7%
 Taxicab 12 0.2%
 Motorcycle 23 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 266 3.8%
 Worked at Home 218 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 226 4%
 High School Graduate 1,746 34%
 Associate's degree 427 8%
 Bachelor's degree 1,372 27%
 Master's degree 697 14%
 Professional school degree 460 9%
 Doctorate degree 192 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,682 70.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 579 24.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 131 5.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 19610

ZIP Code 19610 is in the Wilson School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 19610.

Spring Ridge Elementary School
1211 Broadcasting Rd
Wyomissing, PA 19610
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wilson School District
Wyomissing Hills El Center
110 Woodland Rd
Wyomissing, PA 19610
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wyomissing Area School District
Wyomissing Area Jshs
630 Evans Ave
Wyomissing, PA 19610
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Wyomissing Area School District
Tutor Time Child Care/Learning Center
2250 Ridgewood Rd
Wyomissing, PA 19610
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Yocum Institute for Arts Education
1100 Belmont Ave
Wyomissing, PA 19610
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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