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19611 Zip Code (Reading, PA) Detailed Profile




Cities: Reading, PA (69.74%), West Reading, PA (28.88%)
County: Berks County, PA
Estimated zip code population in 2022: 11,103
Zip code population in 2010: 10,589
Zip code population in 2000: 9,999

Houses and condos: 4,595
Renter-occupied apartments: 2,243
% of renters here:

52%
State:

31%
March 2022 cost of living index in zip code 19611: 95.4 (near average, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 2.0 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.0 sq. mi.
Population density: 5,486 people per square mile 
 
 (average).

Age and Sex of Residents in zip code 19611
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Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2022:
This zip code:

1.9% ($3,119)
Pennsylvania:

1.3% ($3,094)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2022: $3,335 (2.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2022: $2,532 (1.6%)

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Males: 5,352  (48.2%)
Females: 5,750  (51.8%)

For population 25 years and over in 19611:

  • High school or higher: 86.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 28.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 10.7%
  • Unemployed: 4.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in 19611:

  • Never married: 42.0%
  • Now married: 35.8%
  • Separated: 2.1%
  • Widowed: 5.0%
  • Divorced: 15.1%

Zip code 19611 compared to state average:

  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Races in zip code 19611 (2022)
    • 4,74842.8%Hispanic or Latino
    • 4,72542.6%White
    • 8978.1%Black
    • 4934.4%Asian
    • 2302.1%Two or more races
    • 60.05%Some other race
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Estimated median house/condo value in 2022: $165,837
19611:

$165,837
Pennsylvania:

$245,500



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists, there were 17 registered sex offenders living in 19611 zip code as of June 13, 2024.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in zip code 19611 is 637 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this zip code is near the state average.


Median resident age:
This zip code:

35.5 years
Pennsylvania median age:

40.9 years
Average household size:
This zip code:

2.4 people
Pennsylvania:

2.4 people

Averages for the 2020 tax year for zip code 19611, filed in 2021:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2020: $45,394 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$45,394
State:

$75,707

Salary/wage: $40,298 (reported on 87.0% of returns)
Here:

$40,298
State:

$62,806
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1041.8% for AGIs below $25k, 3500.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 6429.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 9458.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 17318.9% for AGIs $100k-200k, 76300.0% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $701 (reported on 14.8% of returns)
This zip code:

$701
Pennsylvania:

$1,633
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 6.7% for AGIs below $25k, 6.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 6.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 13.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 74.4% for AGIs $100k-200k, 675.0% for AGIs over 200k)

Ordinary dividends: $4,149 (reported on 9.1% of returns)
Here:

$4,149
State:

$7,382
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 10.9% for AGIs below $25k, 11.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 20.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 75.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 222.8% for AGIs $100k-200k, 4440.0% for AGIs over 200k)

Net capital gain/loss in AGI: +$9,537 (reported on 8.4% of returns)
Here:

+$9,537
State:

+$23,522
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.2% for AGIs below $25k, 10.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 27.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 111.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 424.4% for AGIs $100k-200k, 13395.0% for AGIs over 200k)

Profit/loss from business: +$9,370 (reported on 11.1% of returns)
Here:

+$9,370
State:

+$16,274
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 69.2% for AGIs below $25k, 49.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 118.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 253.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1212.8% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Taxable individual retirement arrangement distribution: $14,732 (reported on 4.9% of returns)
19611:

$14,732
Pennsylvania:

$18,583
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 32.1% for AGIs below $25k, 26.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 91.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 175.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 985.0% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Total itemized deductions: $22,782 (reported on 3.3% of returns)
Here:

$22,782
State:

$34,850
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 53.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 125.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 264.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 468.3% for AGIs $100k-200k, 3645.0% for AGIs over 200k)

Charity contributions: $8,000 (reported on 2.5% of returns)
Here:

$8,000
State:

$12,392
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 14.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 20.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 70.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 280.0% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Taxes paid: $7,418 (reported on 3.3% of returns)
19611:

$7,418
State:

$8,200
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 13.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 46.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 88.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 186.7% for AGIs $100k-200k, 960.0% for AGIs over 200k)

Earned income credit: $2,391 (reported on 24.5% of returns)
Here:

$2,391
State:

$2,100
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 127.5% for AGIs below $25k, 77.1% for AGIs $25k-50k)

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2020 taxes: 95.1%
Here:

95%
State:

92%
(% for various income ranges: 93.5% for AGIs below $25k, 96.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 96.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 91.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 96.8% for AGIs $100k-200k, 100.0% for AGIs over 200k)

Averages for the 2012 tax year for zip code 19611, filed in 2013:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2012: $36,064 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$36,064
State:

$61,346

Salary/wage: $33,100 (reported on 86.8% of returns)
Here:

$33,100
State:

$51,902
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 76.2% for AGIs below $25k, 87.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 83.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 78.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 76.4% for AGIs $100k-200k, 50.9% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $892 (reported on 20.8% of returns)
This zip code:

$892
Pennsylvania:

$1,588
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.6% for AGIs below $25k, 0.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.9% for AGIs $100k-200k, 0.8% for AGIs over 200k)

Ordinary dividends: $2,920 (reported on 12.3% of returns)
Here:

$2,920
State:

$5,827
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.6% for AGIs below $25k, 0.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.8% for AGIs $100k-200k, 3.1% for AGIs over 200k)

Net capital gain/loss in AGI: +$1,068 (reported on 8.3% of returns)
Here:

+$1,068
State:

+$14,495
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.8% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Profit/loss from business: +$9,002 (reported on 10.1% of returns)
Here:

+$9,002
State:

+$16,268
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 6.2% for AGIs below $25k, 1.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 3.4% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Taxable individual retirement arrangement distribution: $9,836 (reported on 7.2% of returns)
19611:

$9,836
Pennsylvania:

$14,550
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.2% for AGIs below $25k, 1.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 5.1% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Total itemized deductions: $15,544 (22% of AGI, reported on 23.0% of returns)
Here:

$15,544
State:

$23,538

Here:

22.4% of AGI
State:

18.4% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 5.3% for AGIs below $25k, 9.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 10.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 12.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 13.8% for AGIs $100k-200k, 11.3% for AGIs over 200k)

Charity contributions: $2,254 (reported on 17.1% of returns)
Here:

$2,254
State:

$4,025
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.2% for AGIs below $25k, 0.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.0% for AGIs $100k-200k, 2.1% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxes paid: $6,679 (reported on 23.0% of returns)
19611:

$6,679
State:

$9,982
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.5% for AGIs below $25k, 3.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 4.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 5.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 6.9% for AGIs $100k-200k, 6.9% for AGIs over 200k)

Earned income credit: $2,326 (reported on 29.6% of returns)
Here:

$2,326
State:

$2,106
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 9.5% for AGIs below $25k, 1.2% for AGIs $25k-50k)

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2012 taxes: 57.0%
Here:

57%
State:

53%
(% for various income ranges: 57.5% for AGIs below $25k, 56.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 53.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 57.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 60.0% for AGIs $100k-200k, 100.0% for AGIs over 200k)

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 19611, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $32,026 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$32,026
State:

$48,049

Salary/wage: $28,958 (reported on 87.2% of returns)
Here:

$28,958
State:

$42,646
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 83.3% for AGIs below $10k, 80.8% for AGIs $10k-25k, 86.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 82.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 83.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 50.5% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $1,486 (reported on 33.3% of returns)
This zip code:

$1,486
Pennsylvania:

$1,657
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.9% for AGIs below $10k, 1.4% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.9% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable dividends: $2,280 (reported on 18.0% of returns)
Here:

$2,280
State:

$3,566
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.1% for AGIs below $10k, 0.8% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.5% for AGIs over 100k)

Net capital gain/loss: +$6,817 (reported on 12.4% of returns)
Here:

+$6,817
State:

+$9,716
(% of AGI for various income ranges: -1.4% for AGIs below $10k, 0.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 14.1% for AGIs over 100k)

Profit/loss from business: +$10,566 (reported on 8.7% of returns)
Here:

+$10,566
State:

+$14,267
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 8.7% for AGIs below $10k, 3.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 6.2% for AGIs over 100k)

IRA payment deduction: $2,539 (reported on 1.8% of returns)
19611:

$2,539
Pennsylvania:

$2,903
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.3% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Total itemized deductions: $12,733 (21% of AGI, reported on 22.8% of returns)
Here:

$12,733
State:

$18,804

Here:

20.8% of AGI
State:

19.5% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 5.1% for AGIs below $10k, 5.4% for AGIs $10k-25k, 8.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 10.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 14.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 10.0% for AGIs over 100k)

Charity contributions deductions: $2,043 (3% of AGI, reported on 18.7% of returns)
Here:

$2,043
State:

$3,337

Here:

3.1% of AGI
State:

3.3% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.2% for AGIs below $10k, 0.5% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.2% for AGIs over 100k)

Total tax: $4,302 (reported on 67.1% of returns)
19611:

$4,302
State:

$8,008
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.3% for AGIs below $10k, 3.5% for AGIs $10k-25k, 7.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 9.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 10.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 18.7% for AGIs over 100k)

Earned income credit: $1,850 (reported on 24.4% of returns)
Here:

$1,850
State:

$1,643

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 57.9%
Here:

58%
State:

56%
(% for various income ranges: 54.2% for AGIs below $10k, 60.8% for AGIs $10k-25k, 56.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 58.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 54.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 73.9% for AGIs over 100k)

Estimated median household income in 2022:
This zip code:

$54,178
Pennsylvania:

$71,798
Reading, PA (19611) map Nearest zip codes: 19602, 19601, 19607, 19610, 19604, 19609.
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Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

43.8%
Pennsylvania:

42.6%
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This zip code:

6.6%
Pennsylvania:

46.5%
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 1,093
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 3,284


Women who had a birth in the past 12 months: 166 (51 now married, 101 unmarried)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 2,752 (1,163 now married, 1,586 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 19611 with a mortgage: 1,415 (132 second mortgage, 19 home equity loan, 83 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 122

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $1,246
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: $526

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2022:
This zip code:

24.4%
Whole state:

11.8%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2022:
This zip code:

10.2%
Whole state:

6.1%
Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.3
State:

6.8
Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.1
State:

4.3
  • Notable locations in this zip code not listed on our city pages

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  • Notable locations in zip code 19611: Berkshire Village (A), Bertolet Fishing Dock (B), Wyomissing Valley Joint Municipal Authority Wastewater Treatment Facility (C), Reading Art Gallery and Planetarium (D), Reading Fire and Rescue (E), Beneficial Society Victor Emmanuel II (F), Berkshire Terrace Apartments (G), Reading Fire and Rescue - Oakbrook Fire Company (H), Pennsylvania Conference of Seventh Day Adventists Administrative Office (I), Reading Hospital A Building (J), Reading Hospital B Building (K), Reading Hospital C Building (L), Reading Hospital Child Development Center (M), Reading Hospital D Building (N), Reading Hospital Doctor's Office Building (O), Reading Hospital E Building (P), Reading Hospital G Building (Q), Reading Hospital Health Education Center (R), Reading Hospital J Building (S), Reading Hospital K Building (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Churches in zip code 19611 include: Saint James United Church of Christ (A), Saint Anthony of Padua Roman Catholic Church (B), Scottish Rite Cathedral (C), Saints Constantine and Helen Greek Orthodox Church (D), Lighthouse Christian Center (E), Christ Presbyterian Church (F), Calvary Baptist Church (G), Bethany Lutheran Church (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Lakes and reservoirs: Weiser Lake (A), Schlegel Park Pool (B), West Reading Pool (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Creek: Wyomissing Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

    Parks in zip code 19611 include: E.J. Dives Playground (1), Schlegel Park (2), Yarnell Park (3), Oakbrook Housing Park (4), West Reading Playground (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Year house built
  • Year house built (houses)
  • 172020 or later
  • 1892010 to 2019
  • 972000 to 2009
  • 681990 to 1999
  • 1741980 to 1989
  • 3611970 to 1979
  • 4461960 to 1969
  • 7801950 to 1959
  • 5071940 to 1949
  • 1,8971939 or earlier

Zip code 19611 satellite photo by USGS

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Reading, PA (19611)
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Reading, PA (19611)
  • 0no bedroom
  • 361 bedroom
  • 3392 bedrooms
  • 1,2103 bedrooms
  • 4644 bedrooms
  • 555+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Reading, PA (19611)
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Reading, PA (19611)
  • 67no bedroom
  • 6051 bedroom
  • 8352 bedrooms
  • 5233 bedrooms
  • 1884 bedrooms
  • 145+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Reading, PA (19611) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Reading, PA (19611) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 80no vehicle
  • 8461 vehicle
  • 8452 vehicles
  • 2243 vehicles
  • 1014 vehicles
  • 215+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Reading, PA (19611) in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Reading, PA (19611) in renter-occupied apartments
  • 458no vehicle
  • 1,0851 vehicle
  • 5442 vehicles
  • 983 vehicles
  • 584 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

  • Zip code 19611 household income distribution in 2022

  • Zip code 19611 household income distribution in 2022
  • 414Less than $10,000
  • 139$10,000 to $14,999
  • 135$15,000 to $19,999
  • 152$20,000 to $24,999
  • 394$25,000 to $29,999
  • 177$30,000 to $34,999
  • 155$35,000 to $39,999
  • 281$40,000 to $44,999
  • 147$45,000 to $49,999
  • 449$50,000 to $59,999
  • 541$60,000 to $74,999
  • 349$75,000 to $99,999
  • 374$100,000 to $124,999
  • 233$125,000 to $149,999
  • 257$150,000 to $199,999
  • 175$200,000 or more
  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2022 in zip code 19611

  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2022 in zip code 19611
  • 12Less than $10,000
  • 8$15,000 to $19,999
  • 50$35,000 to $39,999
  • 30$50,000 to $59,999
  • 5$60,000 to $69,999
  • 69$70,000 to $79,999
  • 82$80,000 to $89,999
  • 93$90,000 to $99,999
  • 203$100,000 to $124,999
  • 275$125,000 to $149,999
  • 491$150,000 to $174,999
  • 180$175,000 to $199,999
  • 212$200,000 to $249,999
  • 82$250,000 to $299,999
  • 86$300,000 to $399,999
  • 14$400,000 to $499,999
  • 13$1,000,000 to $1,499,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2022 in zip code 19611

  • Rent paid by renters in 2022 in zip code 19611
  • 72Less than $100
  • 27$100 to $149
  • 112$250 to $299
  • 11$300 to $349
  • 32$350 to $399
  • 21$500 to $549
  • 6$550 to $599
  • 49$600 to $649
  • 115$650 to $699
  • 116$700 to $749
  • 96$750 to $799
  • 199$800 to $899
  • 299$900 to $999
  • 636$1,000 to $1,249
  • 221$1,250 to $1,499
  • 101$1,500 to $1,999
  • 52No cash rent

Median gross rent in 2022: $1,067.


Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2022: $1,881,695.

Estimated median house (or condo) value in 2022 for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $165,144
  • Black or African American householders: $154,288
  • American Indian or Alaska Native householders: $259,842
  • Asian householders: $138,582
  • Some other race householders: $173,228
  • Two or more races householders: $300,724
  • Hispanic or Latino householders: $171,842

Estimated median house or condo value in 2022: $165,837
19611:

$165,837
Pennsylvania:

$245,500
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $125,313 - $199,189

Mean price in 2022:

Detached houses: $205,415
Here:

$205,415
State:

$317,202

Townhouses or other attached units: $94,640
Here:

$94,640
State:

$254,369

In 2-unit structures: $63,274
Here:

$63,274
State:

$249,182

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $184,501
Here:

$184,501
State:

$297,446

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $62,290
Here:

$62,290
State:

$320,068
Owners and renters by unit type in zip code 19611
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 849
  • One, attached: 2,331
  • Two: 281
  • 3 or 4: 450
  • 5 to 9: 220
  • 10 to 19: 83
  • 20 to 49: 57
  • 50 or more: 308
  • Mobile homes: 8

Unemployment: 4.1%

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 19611

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 19611
  • 73.1%3,430Drove a car alone
  • 6.8%321Carpooled
  • 1.9%91Bus or trolley bus
  • 0.7%35Taxi
  • 6.0%283Walked
  • 2.1%100Other means
  • 7.7%361Worked at home
  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 19611

  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 19611
  • 118Less than 5 minutes
  • 5805 to 9 minutes
  • 1,08710 to 14 minutes
  • 87815 to 19 minutes
  • 43220 to 24 minutes
  • 25125 to 29 minutes
  • 15130 to 34 minutes
  • 12835 to 39 minutes
  • 19940 to 44 minutes
  • 10545 to 59 minutes
  • 15360 to 89 minutes
  • 15390 or more minutes

Neighborhoods in zip code 19611:

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 89.4%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 11,103
  • Male householders: 1,641 (623 living alone), Female householders: 2,719 (946 living alone)
  • 1,223 spouses (1,190 opposite-sex spouses), 569 unmarried partners, (515 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 3,256 children (3,021 natural, 118 adopted, 115 stepchildren), 429 grandchildren, 66 brothers or sisters, 110 parents, 17 foster children, 134 other relatives, 270 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 683 (-1 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 1,035 2-persons, 596 3-persons, 385 4-persons, 292 5-persons, 47 6-persons, 44 7-or-more-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 1,568 1-person, 345 2-persons, 43 3-persons

659 married couples with children.
1,642 single-parent households (67 men, 1,575 women).

66.0% of residents of 19611 zip code speak English at home.
29.2% of residents speak Spanish at home (71% very well, 12% well, 11% not well, 6% not at all).
3.6% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (66% very well, 30% well, 4% not well).
2.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (63% very well, 8% well, 29% not well).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (79% very well, 21% not well).

Foreign born population: 1,275 (11.5%)
(54.0% of them are naturalized citizens)
This zip code:

11.5%
Whole state:

7.5%
Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents
  • 27%Dominica
  • 14%El Salvador
  • 10%Chile
  • 8%Colombia
  • 7%Honduras
  • 5%Thailand
  • 3%Grenada
Most common first ancestries reported in 19611
  • 13%German
  • 5%Italian
  • 4%Irish
  • 2%American
  • 2%Haitian
  • 2%Pennsylvania German
  • 2%Scottish
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 7072010 or later
  • 2692000 to 2009
  • 3081990 to 1999
  • 683Before 1990

Zip code 19611 topographic map

There are 135 Internal Medicine Specialists 548 Other Medical Specialists in Zip Code 19611.

Facilities with environmental interests located in this zip code:

  • BALDWIN HARDWARE RDG PLT (841 EAST WYOMISSING BOULEVARD in READING, PA)
    AIR MAJOR (AIRS/AFS)
    (Integrated Compliance Information System) - ICIS-03-1989-1468, FORMAL ENFORCEMENT ACTION, ICIS-03-1985-0212,
    CRITERIA AND HAZARDOUS AIR POLLUTANT INVENTORY (Inventory of air pollution sources)
    STATE MASTER (Pennsylvania database) - AFS-23-1497042-1, AIR PROGRAM, RCRIS-PAD002350833, HAZARDOUS WASTE PROGRAM
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    HAZARDOUS WASTE BIENNIAL REPORTER (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Large Quantity Generators, more that 1000 kg of hazardous waste/month (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste)) - notification
    TSD (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste)) - notification
    TRI REPORTER (Tracking of toxic chemicals releasing facilities)
    Business SIC classification: HARDWARE; NONFERROUS FORGINGS; ELECTROPLATING, PLATING, POLISHING, ANODIZING, AND COLORING; FABRICATED METAL PRODUCTS
    Organizations: BALDWIN HARDWARE CORP (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , BALDWIN HARDWARE CORPORATION (CONTACT/OWNER)
    Alternative names: BALDWIN HARDWARE CORP, BALDWIN HARDWARE MANUFACT CORP, BALDWIN HARDWARE MFG CORP
  • ABE BERKLEIGH PUMP & COMPRESSOR MFG (100 S FIRST AVE in READING, PA)
    STATE MASTER (Pennsylvania database) - RCRIS-PAD049483878, HAZARDOUS WASTE PROGRAM
    Conditionally Exempt Small Quantity Generators, less than 100 kg/month of hazardous waste (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Business SIC classification: INDUSTRIAL MACHINERY AND EQUIPMENT
    Organizations: OPERNAME (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , ABE/BERKLEIGH PUMP & COMPRESSOR CO INC (CONTACT/OWNER)
    Alternative names: ABE/BERKLEIGH PUMP & COMP CO
  • ACUTECH MEDICAL LABS INC (641 GREGG AVE in READING, PA)
    TRANSPORTER (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Organizations: OPERNAME (CONTACT/OPERATOR)
  • ANTOSY BODY SHOP (240 CRESTMONT ST in READING, PA)
    Small Quantity Generators, between 100 kg and 1000 kg of hazardous waste/month (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste)) - notification
    Organizations: OPERNAME (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , JERRY ANTOSY (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • ADVANCED PETROLEUM CONTRACTORS (1 WEST 1ST AVENUE in WEST READING, PA)
    USED OIL PROGRAM (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Organizations: GABEL KARL (CONTACT/OWNER)

Zip code 19611 marital status for males
Zip code 19611 marital status for females

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 0.7%
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 0.9%

Most commonly used house heating fuel
  • 54.2%Utility gas
  • 30.0%Electricity
  • 14.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas

Population in 1990: 10,763.

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

  • This state: 7,124
  • Northeast: 1,139
  • Midwest: 327
  • South: 420
  • West: 120

54% of the 19611 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 70% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in Pennsylvania.

89% of the 19611 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 68% moved from this county.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 26% moved from different county within same state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 3% moved from different state.

Year householders moved into unit in Reading, PA (19611)

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 125
Here:

9.5%
Pennsylvania:

15.7%
Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 21
Here:

5.3%
Pennsylvania:

13.4%
Students in private undergraduate colleges: 195
Here:

27.3%
Pennsylvania:

39.8%
Educational Attainment in 2022
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2022
Class of Workers in 2022
Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months
  • Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months ($)
  • 75,806Computer and mathematical occupations
  • 75,500Management occupations
  • 72,622Construction and extraction occupations
  • 67,166Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations
  • 63,946Architecture and engineering occupations
  • 62,248Health technologists and technicians

Companies with federal contracts located in this zip code:

  • R M PALMER COMPANY (77 S 2ND AVE in WEST READING, PA) : $1,520,015 in 9 contracts from 2003 to 2005
    Contracts for Non-Food Items For Resale, Food Items For Resale by Defense Commissary Agency
    Signed by year: 2000: $0; 2001: $0; 2002: $0; 2003: $25,632; 2004: $462,297; 2005: $1,032,086; 2006: $0.

    Biggest contracts:
    $437,782 with Defense Commissary Agency for Non-Food Items For Resale. Signed on 2005-10-01. Completion date: 2005-12-31.
    $291,623 with Defense Commissary Agency for Food Items For Resale. Signed on 2005-01-01. Completion date: 2005-03-31.
    $224,614, same as above. Signed on 2004-10-01. Completion date: 2005-02-28.
    $200,214, same as above. Signed on 2004-10-01. Completion date: 2005-02-28.
  • ABE BERKLEIGH PUMP & COMPRESSO (100 S 1ST AVE in WEST READING, PA; small business) : $272,840 in 2 contracts from 2001 to 2003
    $207,640 with Navy for Miscellaneous Ship and Marine Equipment. Signed on 2001-03-20. Completion date: 2001-09-16.
    $65,200 with Defense Logistics Agency for Lubrication and Fuel Dispensing Equipment. Signed on 2003-11-08. Completion date: 2004-04-16.
  • QUAKER MAID MEATS INC (521 CARROLL ST in READING, PA; small business) : $148,056 in 7 contracts from 2004 to 2006
    Contracts for Food Items For Resale, Non-Food Items For Resale by Defense Commissary Agency
    Signed by year: 2000: $0; 2001: $0; 2002: $0; 2003: $0; 2004: $40,105; 2005: $76,286; 2006: $31,665.

    Biggest contracts:
    $40,105 with Defense Commissary Agency for Food Items For Resale. Signed on 2004-10-01. Completion date: 2005-02-28.
    $34,980, same as above. Signed on 2005-04-01. Completion date: 2005-08-31.
    $26,096 with Defense Commissary Agency for Non-Food Items For Resale. Signed on 2006-01-01. Completion date: 2006-03-31.
    $17,928 with Defense Commissary Agency for Food Items For Resale. Signed on 2005-10-01. Completion date: 2005-12-31.

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

  • Health Care and Social Assistance: General Medical and Surgical Hospitals (over 1000 employees: 1 establishment)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance: Offices of Physicians (except Mental Health Specialists) (100-249: 1, 50-99: 3, 20-49: 10, 10-19: 9, 5-9: 12, 1-4: 7)
  • Wholesale Trade: Hardware Merchant Wholesalers (500-999: 1, 1-4: 1)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance: Nursing Care Facilities (100-249: 3)
  • Utilities: Natural Gas Distribution (100-249: 2, 20-49: 1)
  • Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services: Temporary Help Services (100-249: 1, 50-99: 1, 1-4: 1)
  • Other Services (except Public Administration): Religious Organizations (100-249: 1, 5-9: 1, 1-4: 5)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

People in group quarters in 2010:

  • 526 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 62 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 13 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 7 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 2 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals and psychiatric units in other hospitals

People in group quarters in 2000:

  • 560 people in nursing homes
  • 64 people in hospitals or wards for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 51 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 8 people in religious group quarters
  • 6 people in homes for the mentally retarded

Fatal accident statistics in 2014:

  • Fatal accident count: 1
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 1
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 0
  • Fatalities: 1
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 1
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0

Fatal accident statistics in 2013:

  • Fatal accident count: 1
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 1
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 0
  • Fatalities: 1
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 1
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 1
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full and 6 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED113$108,77157$96,315210$102,78827$39,0406$1,080,81532$81,521
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$53,5900$019$100,0040$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED13$123,74010$130,700104$99,59538$28,8930$017$132,028
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN8$128,4176$84,42049$106,56510$57,6700$06$77,795
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$168,2800$019$123,0431$105,1700$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0026.00 , 0027.00, 0029.00, 0112.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full and 6 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED15$119,5072$124,215
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$208,6752$163,130
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$122,700
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0026.00 , 0027.00, 0029.00, 0112.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in zip code 19611
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in zip code 19611 - Value

2003 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 29. The highest number of fire incidents - 75 took place in 2005, and the least - 0 in 2011. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Zip Code 19611 When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (62.6%), and Outside Fires (20.2%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Zip Code 19611
    • 29162.6%Structure Fires
    • 9420.2%Outside Fires
    • 429.0%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 388.2%Other

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for zip code 19611, Pennsylvania

Most common first names in zip code 19611 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary11584.4 years
John9778.9 years
Helen8182.2 years
Anna6985.1 years
Joseph6774.4 years
William6275.5 years
Robert5475.7 years
Charles5177.0 years
George4675.5 years
Dorothy4481.9 years
Most common last names in zip code 19611 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Miller2684.2 years
Kline2581.0 years
Moyer2182.1 years
Smith1879.0 years
Schaeffer1478.9 years
Young1478.5 years
Snyder1280.8 years
Fisher1283.0 years
Jones1177.6 years
Brown1179.8 years
Businesses in zip code 19611
NameCountNameCount
Decora Cabinetry2Nike2
Holiday Inn1Rite Aid1
Lane Bryant1UPS1
MasterBrand Cabinets2Wendy's1
New Balance1
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