Wyomissing, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2014: 10,472 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +22.0%
Males: 4,972  (47.5%)
Females: 5,500  (52.5%)
Median resident age:  48.1 years
Pennsylvania median age:  40.6 years

Zip codes: 19610.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $71,548 (it was $54,681 in 2000)
Wyomissing:

$71,548
PA:

$52,007

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $52,612 (it was $37,313 in 2000)

Wyomissing borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $208,283 (it was $148,500 in 2000)
Wyomissing:

$208,283
PA:

$164,200

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,128.

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  • Races in Wyomissing, PA (2010)

    Wyomissing races chart
    • 9,20688.0%White alone
    • 5655.4%Hispanic
    • 3443.3%Asian alone
    • 2142.0%Black alone
    • 1151.1%Two or more races
    • 90.09%Other race alone
    • 50.05%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 30.03%American Indian alone

Races in Wyomissing detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Wyomissing: 98.6 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (27.2%), Irish (11.8%), Italian (6.5%), English (6.0%), Polish (5.0%), Welsh (2.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 07/22/1906

Elevation: 320 feet

Land area: 3.82 square miles.

Population density: 2,739 people per square mile   (average).

Wyomissing,PA real estate house value index trend

Wyomissing, Pennsylvania map

For population 25 years and over in Wyomissing:

  • High school or higher: 93.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 50.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 25.1%
  • Unemployed: 10.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Wyomissing borough:

  • Never married: 24.4%
  • Now married: 56.7%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 8.8%
  • Divorced: 9.0%

751 residents are foreign born (2.2% Europe, 1.4% Latin America, 1.3% Asia).

This borough:

7.1%
Pennsylvania:

6.2%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $4,870 (2.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $3,830 (2.1%)

Wyomissing satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Reading, PA (2.1 miles , pop. 81,207).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Philadelphia, PA (49.1 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Wyomissing Hills borough, PA (1.0 miles ), West Reading borough, PA (1.0 miles ), Colony Park, PA (1.2 miles ), West Lawn borough, PA (1.3 miles ), Lincoln Park, PA (1.3 miles ), West Wyomissing, PA (1.3 miles ), Spring Ridge, PA (1.4 miles ), Springmont, PA (1.4 miles ).

Latitude: 40.33 N, Longitude: 75.96 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +9,472 (+90.1%)
Workers who live and work in this borough: 1,302 (26.3%)

Wyomissing household income distribution Wyomissing home values distribution

Crime rates in Wyomissing by Year
Type 2002 2004 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 00000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 01002001000
per 100,000 0.09.00.00.019.10.00.09.50.00.00.0
Robberies 1155576241165
per 100,000 127.645.047.947.867.057.719.038.1104.857.347.7
Assaults 38535357542
per 100,000 34.872.047.928.747.928.947.566.747.638.219.1
Burglaries 1619272726343135241217
per 100,000 185.5170.9258.5258.0248.9327.0294.3333.5228.7114.5162.1
Thefts 457481348325460507478497493465421
per 100,000 5,299.24,327.13,332.43,105.94,402.84,876.94,538.14,736.04,697.04,437.44,015.3
Auto thefts 28234232171585876
per 100,000 324.7206.9402.2305.8162.7144.376.047.676.266.857.2
Arson 20001110010
per 100,000 23.20.00.00.09.69.69.50.00.09.50.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 282.0) 264.6211.4185.4166.9224.7225.7199.6222.4224.2192.7173.9

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Crime rate in Wyomissing detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 23 (22 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.10
Pennsylvania average:

2.59
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.5%
Pennsylvania:

4.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (15%)
  • Health care and social assistance (15%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (14%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Construction (6%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Educational services (20%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Finance and insurance (9%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (5%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (17%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (16%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in Wyomissing: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Wyomissing, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Wyomissing-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Pennsylvania state average. It is 16% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/4/1950, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 5.0 miles away from the Wyomissing borough center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 5/31/1998, a category F3 tornado 10.7 miles away from the borough center injured 7 people and caused $1 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Wyomissing-area historical earthquake activity is near Pennsylvania state average. It is 86% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 3.8 miles away from the city center
On 1/16/1994 at 00:42:43, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 2.3 miles away from Wyomissing center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 263.9 miles away from the city center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 245.1 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 309.4 miles away from Wyomissing center
On 8/26/2003 at 18:24:18, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.5 ML, Depth: 1.9 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 49.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Berks County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Hurricanes: 2, Tropical Storms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1, Water Shortage: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Wyomissing topographic map

Birthplace of: Jon Gosselin - Television personality, Der Scutt - Architect, Katrina Szish - Television personality, Ross Tucker - 2005 NFL player (Buffalo Bills, born: Mar 2, 1979).

Main business address for: LEESPORT FINANCIAL CORP (STATE COMMERCIAL BANKS), PENN NATIONAL GAMING INC (SERVICES-MISCELLANEOUS AMUSEMENT & RECREATION), CARPENTER TECHNOLOGY CORP (STEEL WORKS, BLAST FURNACES ROLLING MILLS (COKE OVENS)).

Hospitals and medical centers in Wyomissing:

  • DIAKON HOSPICE SAINT JOHN (1030 REED AVENUE SUITE 102)
  • READING HOSPITAL SURGICENTER AT SPRING RIDGE (2603 KEISER BOULEVARD)
  • SURGICAL INSTITUTE OF READING (Proprietary, 2752 CENTURY BOULEVARD)
  • HIGHLANDS AT WYOMISSING (2000 CAMBRIDGE AVENUE)
  • TCC READING HOSP AND MED CTR (2802 PAPERMILL ROAD)
  • PENNSYLVANIA DIALYSIS CLINIC OF READING (625 SPRING STREET)
  • BERKS VISITING NURSE ASSOC INC (1170 BERKSHIRE BLVD)
  • HEALTH CALLS (867 BERKSHIRE BOULEVARD SUITE 104)
  • PATIENT CARE (420 PARK RD, SUITE 101)
  • UTOPIA HOME CARE INC (420 NORTH PARK ROAD SUITE 202)

Operable nuclear power plants near Wyomissing:

  • 19 miles: Limerick 1 and 2 in Pottstown, PA.

College/University in Wyomissing:

  • Berks Technical Institute (Full-time enrollment: 1,162; Location: 2205 Ridgewood Rd; Private, for-profit; Website: www.berks.edu)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Wyomissing:

  • Reading Area Community College (about 2 miles; Reading, PA; Full-time enrollment: 2,941)
  • Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Berks (about 2 miles; Reading, PA; FT enrollment: 2,605)
  • Alvernia University (about 3 miles; Reading, PA; FT enrollment: 2,461)
  • Albright College (about 4 miles; Reading, PA; FT enrollment: 2,319)
  • Kutztown University of Pennsylvania (about 16 miles; Kutztown, PA; FT enrollment: 9,099)
  • Universal Technical Institute of Pennsylvania Inc (about 24 miles; Exton, PA; FT enrollment: 2,731)
  • Franklin and Marshall College (about 28 miles; Lancaster, PA; FT enrollment: 2,585)

Public high school in Wyomissing:

Public elementary/middle schools in Wyomissing:

  • WYOMISSING HILLS EL CTR (Students: 642, Location: 110 WOODLAND RD, Grades: KG-4)
  • SPRING RIDGE EL SCH (Location: 1211 BROADCASTING RD, Grades: KG-5)
See full list of schools located in Wyomissing

Libraries in Wyomissing:

  • SPRING TOWNSHIP LIBRARY (Operating income: $348,144; Location: 78-C COMMERCE DRIVE; 25,786 books; 2,053 audio materials; 3,040 video materials; 41 state licensed databases; 7 other licensed databases; 76 print serial subscriptions; 1 electronic serial subscriptions)
  • WYOMISSING PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $322,138; Location: 9 READING BLVD; 26,777 books; 1,637 audio materials; 1,790 video materials; 1 local licensed databases; 41 state licensed databases; 3 other licensed databases; 54 print serial subscriptions; 1 electronic serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Wyomissing: Berks County Tennis Club (A), Berkshire Square Plaza (B), Centennial Circle (C), Shoppes at Wyomissing (D), Wyomissing Professional Center (E), Wyomissing Square (F), Berks County Republican Committee Headquarters (G), Berks Visiting Nurse Association Headquarters (H), Evans Grist Mill (I), Reading Pediatric Office (J), Stone House (K), VF Outlet (L), Wynnewood Park Apartments (M), Wyomissing Borough Hall (N), Wyomissing Fire Company (O), Wyomissing Maintenance Garage (P), Wyomissing Parks Barn (Q), Wyomissing Public Library (R). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Berkshire Crossing Shopping Center (1), Woodmill Commons Shopping Center (2), Berkshire Mall (3), Greenwood Mall (4), Berkshire Mall West (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Main business address in Wyomissing include: PENN NATIONAL GAMING INC (A), CARPENTER TECHNOLOGY CORP (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Wyomissing include: Kissinger Union Church (A), Bausman Memorial United Church of Christ (B), Atonement Lutheran Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Stone House Pond (A), Wyomissing Borough Pool (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Wyomissing include: Lauers Run Park (1), Berkshire Heights Playground (2), Happy Hollow Playground (3), Wyomissing Area Athletic Field (4), Wyomissing Park (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotel: Hampton Inn Reading - Wyomissing (1800 Papermill Rd).

Berks County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 106. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

106
U.S.:

75

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.0450. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0450
U.S.:

0.2932

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 7.47. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.47
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 1.24. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.24
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 26.6. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 2.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.6
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 12.6. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.6
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 12.7. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.7
U.S.:

9.4

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 0.125. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.125
U.S.:

0.014
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 4.4%
(4.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.5% for Black residents, 5.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 13.8% for other race residents, 20.4% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This borough:  2.2 people
Pennsylvania:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:  61.9%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:  3.9%
Whole state:  6.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.5% of all households

People in group quarters in Wyomissing in 2010:

  • 69 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 61 people in college/university student housing
  • 4 people in group homes intended for adults

People in group quarters in Wyomissing in 2000:

  • 734 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 253 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 120 people in nursing homes

Wyomissing, Pennsylvania environmental map by EPA

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Banks with most branches in Wyomissing (2011 data):

  • National Penn Bank: Reading Loan Center Branch, Private Banking, Middle Market Lending Branch, Berkshire A Boulevard Branch. Info updated 2008/03/03: Bank assets: $8,395.9 mil, Deposits: $5,879.6 mil, headquarters in Boyertown, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 131 total offices, Holding Company: National Penn Bancshares, Inc.
  • VIST Bank: Wyomissing Hills Branch, Administration Center Branch, Vist Bank. Info updated 2010/11/22: Bank assets: $1,414.6 mil, Deposits: $1,193.3 mil, local headquarters, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 26 total offices, Holding Company: Vist Financial Corp.
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Park Road at 301 N Park Rd, branch established on 1998/04/01; Spring Township Branch at 2585 State Hill Rd, branch established on 1992/08/17. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • Manufacturers and Traders Trust Company: Broadcasting Square Branch at 2715 N. Meridian Blvd, branch established on 2001/08/27; Wyomissing Branch at 800 Penn Avenue, branch established on 1960/08/01. Info updated 2011/08/08: Bank assets: $76,887.1 mil, Deposits: $60,064.2 mil, headquarters in Buffalo, NY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 808 total offices, Holding Company: M&T Bank Corporation
  • Fulton Bank, National Association: Sinking Township Branch at 2747 Century Boulevard, branch established on 2005/08/22; Highlands Of Wyomissing Branch at 2000 Cambridge Avenue, branch established on 1999/07/01. Info updated 2010/12/30: Bank assets: $9,041.7 mil, Deposits: $6,700.3 mil, headquarters in Lancaster, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 122 total offices, Holding Company: Fulton Financial Corporation
  • Customers Bank: Wyomissing Branch at 1001 Penn Ave, branch established on 2010/08/05; 1101 Woodland Branch at 1101 Woodland Road, branch established on 2003/09/23. Info updated 2011/09/28: Bank assets: $2,077.5 mil, Deposits: $1,587.9 mil, headquarters in Phoenixville, PA, positive income, 16 total offices, Holding Company: Customers Bancorp, Inc
  • First National Bank of Pennsylvania: Reading Branch at 2640 Westview Drive, branch established on 2011/10/31. Info updated 2012/01/10: Bank assets: $9,581.0 mil, Deposits: $7,462.2 mil, headquarters in Greenville, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 291 total offices, Holding Company: F.N.b. Corporation
  • PNC Bank, National Association: Wyomissing Branch at 501 North Wyomissing Boulevard, branch established on 2003/07/16. Info updated 2012/03/20: Bank assets: $263,309.6 mil, Deposits: $197,343.0 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3085 total offices, Holding Company: Pnc Financial Services Group, Inc., The
  • Citizens Bank of Pennsylvania: Wyomissing Branch at 70 Commerce Drive, branch established on 1998/04/01. Info updated 2010/09/24: Bank assets: $32,316.9 mil, Deposits: $25,297.1 mil, headquarters in Philadelphia, PA, positive income, 396 total offices, Holding Company: Uk Financial Investments Limited
  • 7 other banks with 7 local branches

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.9
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

Wyomissing travel time to work - commute Wyomissing mode of transportation to work chart

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Religion statistics for Wyomissing borough (based on Berks County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant80,575177
Catholic75,67222
Evangelical Protestant33,376168
Other3,99623
Orthodox2,2755
Black Protestant1,0627
None214,486-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 75
Berks County:

1.87 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 4
This county:

0.10 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 15
Berks County:

0.37 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 115
Berks County:

2.86 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 252
Here:

6.28 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.12 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

7.4%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Berks County:

28.0%
Pennsylvania:

27.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

13.0%
State:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Wyomissing:

56.1%
Pennsylvania:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Wyomissing:

54.1%
Pennsylvania:

46.3%

Average BMI:
Wyomissing:

28.0
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Wyomissing:

18.0%
Pennsylvania:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

10.1%
Pennsylvania:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

7.0
Pennsylvania:

6.8

Overweight people:
Wyomissing:

34.4%
Pennsylvania:

34.2%

General health condition:
Here:

60.0%
State:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Wyomissing:

76.8%
State:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Wyomissing, PA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 2$56,000$336,0000$0
Other Government Administration 2$80,000$480,0000$0
Police Protection - Officers 23$600,000$313,0430$0
Police - Other 2$36,000$216,0000$0
Firefighters 7$350,000$600,0000$0
Streets and Highways 19$450,000$284,2110$0
Parks and Recreation 1$20,000$240,0000$0
Totals for Government 56$1,592,000$341,1430$0

Wyomissing government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $167,000 ($15.95)
    Regular Highways: $160,000 ($15.28)
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $1,512,000 ($144.39)
    Water Utilities: $1,348,000 ($128.72)
    Police Protection: $1,342,000 ($128.15)
    Sewerage: $997,000 ($95.21)
    Parks & Recreation: $594,000 ($56.72)
    Solid Waste Management: $567,000 ($54.14)
    Regular Highways: $509,000 ($48.61)
    Central Staff Services: $308,000 ($29.41)
    Fire Protection: $243,000 ($23.20)
    Libraries: $236,000 ($22.54)
    General Public Buildings: $115,000 ($10.98)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $114,000 ($10.89)
    Housing & Community Development: $40,000 ($3.82)
    Financial Administration: $38,000 ($3.63)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $37,000 ($3.53)
    Health Services - Other: $7,000 ($0.67)
  • Employee Retirement - Securities - Corporate Bonds (market): $1,053,000 ($100.55)
    Total Cash & Deposits: $218,000 ($20.82)
    Benefit Payments: $70,000 ($6.68)
    Securities - Mortgages: $28,000 ($2.67)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $23,000 ($2.20)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $245,000 ($23.40)
    Sewerage: $104,000 ($9.93)
    Water Utilities: $82,000 ($7.83)
    Police Protection: $67,000 ($6.40)
    Parks & Recreation: $25,000 ($2.39)
    General Public Building: $4,000 ($0.38)
    Fire Protection: $1,000 ($0.10)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $4,084,000 ($389.99)

Wyomissing government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $1,309,000 ($125.00)
    Solid Waste Management: $454,000 ($43.35)
    Parks & Recreation: $112,000 ($10.70)
    All Other: $109,000 ($10.41)
  • Employee Retirement - From Other Government: $136,000 ($12.99)
    Interest Revenue: $8,000 ($0.76)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $16,000 ($1.53)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $9,000 ($0.86)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $443,000 ($42.30)
    Interest Earnings: $142,000 ($13.56)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $2,006,000 ($191.56)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $262,000 ($25.02)
    Highways: $154,000 ($14.71)
    General Support: $12,000 ($1.15)
  • Tax - Property: $1,717,000 ($163.96)
    NEC: $1,362,000 ($130.06)
    Individual Income: $1,215,000 ($116.02)

Wyomissing government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $602,000 ($57.49)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $304,000 ($29.03)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $298,000 ($28.46)

Wyomissing government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Employee Retirement - Total Federal Securities: $344,000 ($32.85)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $3,136,000 ($299.47)

3.42% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($39,438 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.42%
Pennsylvania average:

4.35%

0.08% of residents moved from foreign countries ($610 average AGI)
Berks County:

0.08%
Pennsylvania average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Montgomery County, PA  0.49% ($41,290 average AGI)
from Lehigh County, PA  0.26% ($39,625)
from Lancaster County, PA  0.24% ($35,091)


3.94% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($39,156 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.94%
Pennsylvania average:

4.54%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($508 average AGI)
Berks County:

0.06%
Pennsylvania average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Montgomery County, PA  0.46% ($39,470 average AGI)
to Lehigh County, PA  0.28% ($41,851)
to Lancaster County, PA  0.26% ($43,804)

Strongest AM radio stations in Wyomissing:

  • WEEU (830 AM; 20 kW; READING, PA; Owner: WEEU BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WIOV (1240 AM; 1 kW; READING, PA; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF LANCASTER, INC.)
  • WRAW (1340 AM; 1 kW; READING, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WZZD (990 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • KYW (1060 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WPEN (950 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WNWR (1540 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA)
  • WPHT (1210 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WWDB (860 AM; daytime; 10 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Wyomissing:

  • WIOV-FM1 (105.1 FM; READING, PA; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF LANCASTER, INC.)
  • WRFY-FM (102.5 FM; READING, PA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • W253AC (98.5 FM; READING, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WRTL (90.7 FM; EPHRATA, PA; Owner: TEMPLE UNIV OF COMMONWEALTH SYSTEM)
  • WIOV-FM (105.1 FM; EPHRATA, PA; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF LANCASTER, INC.)
  • WBMP (88.1 FM; WARWICK, PA; Owner: FOUR RIVERS COMMUNITY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WBYN (107.5 FM; BOYERTOWN, PA; Owner: WDAC RADIO COMPANY)
  • WLEV (100.7 FM; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W280CQ (103.9 FM; SHILLINGTON, PA; Owner: WDAC RADIO COMPANY)
  • WARM-FM (103.3 FM; YORK, PA; Owner: WSBA LICO, INC.)
  • W290AC (105.9 FM; PALMERTON, PA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WROZ (101.3 FM; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: HALL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WPLY (100.3 FM; MEDIA, PA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WDIY (88.1 FM; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: LEHIGH VALLEY COMMUNITY BR/CST ASSOC)
  • WCAT-FM (106.7 FM; HERSHEY, PA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WJCS (89.3 FM; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: BEACON BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WITF-FM (89.5 FM; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: WITF, INC.)
  • WMWX (95.7 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WMGK (102.9 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WDAC (94.5 FM; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: WDAC RADIO COMPANY)

TV broadcast stations around Wyomissing:

  • WTVE (Channel 51; READING, PA; Owner: READING BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WLYH-TV (Channel 15; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: TELEVISION STATION GROUP LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • KYW-TV (Channel 3; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • W24CS (Channel 24; READING, PA; Owner: WITF, INC.)
  • WPHL-TV (Channel 17; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WPPX (Channel 61; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: PAXSON PHILADELPHIA LICENSE, INC.)
  • WPVI-TV (Channel 6; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WPSG (Channel 57; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: VIACOM STATIONS GROUP OF PHILADELPHIA INC.)
  • WCAU (Channel 10; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: NBC SUBSIDIARY (WCAU-TV), L.P.)
  • WGTW (Channel 48; BURLINGTON, NJ; Owner: BRUNSON COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WYBE (Channel 35; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INDEPENDENCE PUBLIC MEDIA OF PHILADELPHIA, INC.)
  • WPMT (Channel 43; YORK, PA; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WFMZ-TV (Channel 69; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: MARANATHA BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WHYY-TV (Channel 12; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: WHYY, INC.)
  • WLVT-TV (Channel 39; ALLENTOWN, PA; Owner: LEHIGH VALLEY PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
Wyomissing fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Wyomissing fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 31Number of bridges
  • 168m551ftTotal length
  • $1,000Total costs
  • 616,594Total average daily traffic
  • 84,673Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11920-1929
  • 11930-1939
  • 21950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 71970-1979
  • 191990-1999
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Wyomissing, PA

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

39 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Wyomissing)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Wyomissing, PA)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • Lat: 40.180639 Lon: -75.621833, Overall height: 6.1 m, Call Sign: WPJB930
    Assigned Frequencies: 2454.06 MHzGrant Date: 10/14/2010, Expiration Date: 12/05/2020, Cancellation Date: 04/11/2011Registrant: Wyomissing, Borough Of, 22 Reading Boulevard, Wyomissing, PA 19610-2083, Phone: (610) 375-6101, Fax: (610) 376-9169
  • PA-RDG017B, 1 Granite Point Drive (Lat: 40.334944 Lon: -75.966167), Type: Bant, Structure height: 16 m, Call Sign: WQLX761
    Assigned Frequencies: 23175.0 MHzGrant Date: 05/20/2010, Expiration Date: 05/20/2020, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-WallaceRegistrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483
  • PA-RDG0113D, 2248 Lancaster Pike (Lat: 40.307528 Lon: -75.978833), Type: Upole, Structure height: 34.7 m, Call Sign: WQTC244
    Assigned Frequencies: 17765.0 MHzGrant Date: 01/02/2014, Expiration Date: 01/02/2024, Certifier: Kyle B EntzRegistrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • Sovreign Bank Bldg, 200 Feet E Of Kissinger Lan 0.28 Mile N (Lat: 40.342861 Lon: -75.975472), Overall height: 27.7 m, Call Sign: KNKM271
    Assigned Frequencies: 454.550 MHzGrant Date: 04/28/2009, Expiration Date: 04/01/2019Registrant: Blooston, Mordkofsky, Dickens, Duffy & Prendergast, LLP, 2120 L Street, N.W., Suite 300, Washington, DC 20037, Phone: (202) 659-0830, Fax: (202) 828-5568

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

37 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Wyomissing)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

2 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Wyomissing)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

13 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED34$178,35349$210,327194$201,25818$89,61112$119,667
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$07$181,14312$219,8331$50,0003$94,667
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$157,0008$139,37544$191,2053$50,0005$123,200
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$189,0003$188,00028$169,7501$88,0002$139,500
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$143,0001$123,0007$198,2860$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0111.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED5$246,6002$314,5000$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED3$145,6671$296,0001$118,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$251,0001$417,0000$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0111.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Drinking water stations with addresses in Wyomissing and their reported violations in the past:

HUNSICKERS GROVE (Population served: 600, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
GRINGS MILL RECREATION AREA (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between APR-2008 and JUN-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-29-2008), St Formal NOV issued (MAY-29-2008), St Public Notif received (MAY-29-2008), St Compliance achieved (JUN-06-2008)
DUNKIN DONUTS (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 2 regular monitoring violations

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 102
  • Hazardous Condition: 67
  • Service Call: 2

Incident types - Wyomissing

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Wyomissing, PA

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Wyomissing, Pennsylvania:

  • Hampton Inn - Reading, 1800 Papermill Rd, Wyomissing, Pennsylvania 19610 , Phone: (610) 374-8100, Fax: (610) 374-2076
  • Homewood Suites By Hilton, 2801 Papermill Rd, Wyomissing, Pennsylvania 19610 , Phone: (610) 736-3100, Fax: (610) 736-3120
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Wyomissing, Pennsylvania

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (61%)
  • Electricity (25%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (13%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • No fuel used (1%)
Businesses in Wyomissing, PA
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1La-Z-Boy1
Aeropostale1Lane Furniture2
American Eagle Outfitters1LensCrafters1
Ann Taylor1Marshalls1
Arby's1McDonald's2
Barnes & Noble1Motherhood Maternity2
Baskin-Robbins1New York & Co1
Bed Bath & Beyond1Nike12
Carson Pirie Scott1OfficeMax1
Casual Male XL1Old Country Buffet1
Chick-Fil-A1Olive Garden1
Chico's1On The Border1
Chuck E. Cheese's1Outback1
Coldwater Creek1Outback Steakhouse1
Dairy Queen1Pac Sun1
Deb1Penske1
Dressbarn1PetSmart1
Dunkin Donuts1Pizza Hut1
Econo Lodge1RadioShack1
Express1Rite Aid1
FedEx8Ruby Tuesday1
Finish Line1Spencer Gifts1
Foot Locker1Sprint Nextel1
GNC1Staples1
GameStop2Starbucks1
Gymboree2Subway3
H&R Block1T-Mobile5
Hilton1T.J.Maxx1
Hollister Co.1Talbots1
Home Depot1Target1
Hot Topic1Toys"R"Us1
IHOP1UPS3
J. Jill1Vans1
Jones New York1Verizon Wireless1
Journeys1Victoria's Secret1
Justice1Walmart1
Kroger1Wet Seal1
LA Fitness1

Wyomissing compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

Wyomissing on our top lists:

  • #54 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #77 on the list of "Top 101 cities that people commute into (largest positive percentage daily daytime population change due to commuting) (population 5,000+)"
  • #79 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in other noninstitutional group quarters (population 1,000+)"
  • #99 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Health care and social assistance (population 5,000+)"
  • #26 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #28 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating from other counties between 2010 and 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #28 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Mainline Protestant adherents"
  • #35 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Mainline Protestant congregations"
  • #40 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
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