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City: Strausstown, PA (58.08%)
County: Berks County, PA

Estimated zip code population in 2011: 358
Zip code population in 2010: 362
Zip code population in 2000: 339




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Houses and condos: 150
Renter-occupied apartments: 31
% of renters here:

22%
State:

31%

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in zip code 19559: 92.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 0.3 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.0 sq. mi.
Population density: 1,265 people per square mile 
 
 (low).

Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2011:
This zip code:

2.1% ($2,567)
Pennsylvania:

1.4% ($2,385)

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $2,544 (2.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2011: $2,633 (2.1%)

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Males: 194  (54.2%)
Females: 164  (45.8%)

For population 25 years and over in 19559:

  • High school or higher: 87.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.4%
  • Unemployed: 7.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in 19559:

  • Never married: 24.4%
  • Now married: 57.5%
  • Separated: 2.7%
  • Widowed: 6.4%
  • Divorced: 9.0%

Zip code 19559 compared to state average:

  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

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Estimated median house/condo value in 2011: $119,800
19559:

$119,800
Pennsylvania:

$164,800

Median resident age:
This zip code:

36.4 years
Pennsylvania median age:

40.3 years

Average household size:
This zip code:

2.5 people
Pennsylvania:

2.5 people

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 19559, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $40,072 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$40,072
State:

$48,049

Salary/wage: $35,977 (reported on 85.0% of returns)
Here:

$35,977
State:

$42,646
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 76.5% for AGIs $10k-25k, 86.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 85.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 56.8% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $1,093 (reported on 46.9% of returns)
This zip code:

$1,093
Pennsylvania:

$1,657
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.4% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.9% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Taxable dividends: $1,122 (reported on 23.7% of returns)
Here:

$1,122
State:

$3,566

Profit/loss from business: +$8,043 (reported on 11.1% of returns)
Here:

+$8,043
State:

+$14,267

Total itemized deductions: $13,083 (21% of AGI, reported on 29.0% of returns)
Here:

$13,083
State:

$18,804

Here:

21.1% of AGI
State:

19.5% of AGI

Charity contributions deductions: $2,050 (3% of AGI, reported on 19.3% of returns)
Here:

$2,050
State:

$3,337

Here:

2.9% of AGI
State:

3.3% of AGI

Total tax: $4,655 (reported on 84.1% of returns)
19559:

$4,655
State:

$8,008
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 4.7% for AGIs $10k-25k, 6.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 9.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 15.6% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Earned income credit: $1,696 (reported on 11.1% of returns)
Here:

$1,696
State:

$1,643

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 64.3%
Here:

64%
State:

56%
(% for various income ranges: 74.0% for AGIs $10k-25k, 58.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 62.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 81.8% for AGIs $75k-100k)


Estimated median household income in 2011:
This zip code:

$59,531
Pennsylvania:

$50,228

Strausstown, PA (19559) map

Nearest zip codes: 17979, 19506, 19550, 19554, 19507, 17972.

Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

53.9%
Pennsylvania:

48.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This zip code:

5.0%
Pennsylvania:

5.8%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 13
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 128


Women who had a birth in the past 12 months: 2 (2 now married, 0 unmarried)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 76 (54 now married, 22 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 19559 with a mortgage: 77 (1 second mortgage, 30 home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 33

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $1,326
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: $461

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2011:
This zip code:

8.7%
Whole state:

13.8%

Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2011:
This zip code:

7.3%
Whole state:

7.6%

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

7.0
State:

6.6

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.1
State:

4.4


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Notable locations in this zip code not listed on our city pages:

Notable location: Strausstown Volunteer Fire Company (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in zip code 19559: Strausstown Lions Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

 

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 0
  • 2000 to 2004: 0
  • 1990 to 1999: 0
  • 1980 to 1989: 13
  • 1970 to 1979: 8
  • 1960 to 1969: 0
  • 1950 to 1959: 15
  • 1940 to 1949: 17
  • 1939 or earlier: 97


Zip code 19559 satellite photo by USGS

Bedrooms in houses/apartments in 19559
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 0
  • 2 bedrooms: 7
  • 3 bedrooms: 63
  • 4 bedrooms: 38
  • 5+ bedrooms: 2
  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 10
  • 2 bedrooms: 12
  • 3 bedrooms: 9
  • 4 bedrooms: 0
  • 5+ bedrooms: 0
Cars and other vehicles available in 19559 in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 0
  • 1 vehicle: 15
  • 2 vehicles: 56
  • 3 vehicles: 24
  • 4 vehicles: 12
  • 5+ vehicles: 3
  • no vehicle: 3
  • 1 vehicle: 22
  • 2 vehicles: 6
  • 3 vehicles: 0
  • 4 vehicles: 0
  • 5+ vehicles: 0


Estimated household income distribution in 2009:

Zip code 19559 household income distribution in 2009

Zip code 19559 house/condo values in 2011

Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2011 in zip code 19559:

  • $50,000 to $59,999: 1
  • $60,000 to $69,999: 2
  • $70,000 to $79,999: 13
  • $80,000 to $89,999: 6
  • $90,000 to $99,999: 14
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 24
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 15
  • $150,000 to $174,999: 12
  • $175,000 to $199,999: 10
  • $200,000 to $249,999: 2
  • $250,000 to $299,999: 4
  • $300,000 to $399,999: 6
  • $400,000 to $499,999: 1

 



19559 rent paid by renters

Rent paid by renters in 2011 in zip code 19559:

  • $400 to $449: 2
  • $450 to $499: 16
  • $500 to $549: 3
  • $550 to $599: 3
  • $650 to $699: 1
  • $750 to $799: 4
  • No cash rent: 2
 


Median gross rent in 2011: $579.

Estimated median house (or condo) value in 2011 for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $119,800

Estimated median house or condo value in 2011: $119,800
19559:

$119,800
Pennsylvania:

$164,800
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $93,900 - $165,600

Mean price in 2011:

Detached houses: $210,263
Here:

$210,263
State:

$217,230

Townhouses or other attached units: $104,648
Here:

$104,648
State:

$157,579

In 2-unit structures: $113,556
Here:

$113,556
State:

$149,667

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $146,970
Here:

$146,970
State:

$185,325

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $120,993
Here:

$120,993
State:

$216,077

Mobile homes: $70,489
Here:

$70,489
State:

$72,336

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 82
  • One, attached: 48
  • Two: 1
  • 3 or 4: 11
  • 5 to 9: 8

Unemployment: 7.5%
19559 zip code mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 159 (86%)
  • Carpooled: 13 (7%)
  • Walked: 13 (7%)
 

19559 zip code travel time to work (commute)

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 5
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 21
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 16
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 12
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 24
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 13
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 45
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 9
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 10
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 20
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 5
  • 90 or more minutes: 5
 

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 74.6%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 358
  • In family households: 303 (56 male householders, 42 female householders)
    82 spouses, 115 children (105 natural, 2 adopted, 9 stepchildren), 2 grandchildren, 0 brothers or sisters, 0 parents, 2 other relatives, 4 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 55 (17 male householders (14 living alone)), 26 female householders (19 living alone)), 12 nonrelatives

Size of family households: 37 2-persons, 28 3-persons, 27 4-persons, 4 5-persons, 2 6-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 33 1-person, 10 2-persons

72 married couples with children.
13 single-parent households (3 men, 10 women).

94.9% of residents of 19559 zip code speak English at home.
0.9% of residents speak Spanish at home (100% very well).
4.2% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% very well).

Foreign born population: 2 (0.6%)
(0.0% of them are naturalized citizens)
This zip code:

0.6%
Whole state:

5.9%

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents:

  • Guatemala (100%)

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 2000 or later: 2
  • 1990 to 1999: 0
  • 1980 to 1989: 0
  • Before 1980: 0

Races in zip code 19559:

White population: 346
Black population: 3
American Indian population: 1
Asian population: 1
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander population: 0
Some other race population: 0
Two or more races population: 1
Hispanic or Latino population: 10

Most common first ancestries reported in 19559 (%):



  • German (47%)
  • Pennsylvania German (13%)
  • Irish (9%)
  • Other groups (8%)
  • Italian (8%)
  • American (3%)
  • Dutch (2%)


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Zip code 19559 marital status for males
Zip code 19559 marital status for females


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 5.6%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 3.3%

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (73%)
  • Electricity (18%)
  • Coal or coke (5%)
  • Utility gas (2%)
  • No fuel used (1%)

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 312
  • Northeast: 4
  • Midwest: 3
  • South: 27
  • West: 10

72% of the 19559 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 87% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in Pennsylvania.

94% of the 19559 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 21% moved from this county.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 79% moved from different county within same state.

Year Householders Moved Into Unit:

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school):
Here:

0.0%
Pennsylvania:

13.7%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school):
Here:

0.0%
Pennsylvania:

12.8%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 8
Here:

57.1%
Pennsylvania:

37.5%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)


Class of Workers (%)


Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months ($)

  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations: 68,750
  • Management occupations: 58,250
  • Healthcare support occupations: 53,333
  • Transportation occupations: 50,625
  • Health technologists and technicians: 46,875
  • Production occupations: 35,972

Top industries in this zip code by the number of employees in 2005:

  • Other Services (except Public Administration): Religious Organizations (5-9 employees: 1 establishment)
  • Accommodation and Food Services: Limited-Service Restaurants (5-9: 1)
  • Finance and Insurance: Commercial Banking (5-9: 1)
  • Construction: Site Preparation Contractors (1-4: 1)
  • Other Services (except Public Administration): General Automotive Repair (1-4: 1)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninst.)





Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$89,980
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2009 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 2002 2001

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0101.00


Most common first names in zip code 19559 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
George881.1 years
John776.8 years
Helen573.8 years
William578.0 years
Florence483.0 years
Sallie483.0 years
Joseph477.1 years
Dorothy381.7 years
Albert373.3 years
Harry371.7 years
Most common last names in zip code 19559 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Himmelberger983.3 years
Anthony880.8 years
Achenbach567.0 years
Balthaser578.0 years
Hiester567.8 years
Potteiger583.2 years
Henne482.5 years
Lesher488.0 years
Hartman483.5 years
Zerbe480.0 years

Businesses in zip code 19559

  • True Value: 1



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