Official Zip Code NameBechtelsville
Zip Code StatePennsylvania
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Area Code484 / 610
Current Population:3226
Racial Majority:White 97.73%
Unemployment Rate:5.09%
Median Household Income$62094
Average Adjusted Gross Income$51651
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time29.2 Minutes
Curent Temperature:
Current Time:
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Primary County: Berks
Elevation Range404 - 755 ft.
Area10 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.38885880, -75.61627960

Zip Code 19505 Description

Zip Code 19505 is located in the state of Pennsylvania in the Philadelphia metro area. Zip code 19505 is primarily located in Berks County. Portions of 19505 are also located in Montgomery County. The official US Postal Service name for 19505 is BECHTELSVILLE, Pennsylvania. Portions of zip code 19505 are contained within or border the city limits of Bechtelsville, PA, Gilbertsville, PA, . Zip code 19505 is within area code 610 and area code 484. 19505 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Pennsylvania.

The current unemployment level in 19505 is 5.09% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.1% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 5.5% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 4.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 19505 increased to 3226 from 2600 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 19505 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 19505 public schools is . % of students in 19505 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 2589 97.73% 3173 -18%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 7 -100%
 Hispanic 10 0.38% 25 -60%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 1 -100%
 Asian 2 0.08% 6 -67%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 14 1.81% 14 +243%

Zip Code 19505 Race/Ethnicity

 White %
 Black Or African American %
 Hispanic %
 Asian %
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander %
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native %
 Two or More Races %

Zip Code 19505 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population32262600
Male Population49.60%
Female Population50.40%
Total Households1274
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$62094
Income Under $50K Per Year36.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year45.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year18.60%
114 US Congressional DistrictPennsylvania 6
RepresentativeRyan Costello
Average Real Estate Asking Price$221970
Average Real Estate Sale Price$177040
Current Unemployment Level (June 2016)5.09%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.14%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.94%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 58h - Reading Prong
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 19505 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)19212938485762605341332441
Avg Max Temp (°F)37404961718084837564534162
Avg Precip (In.)3.782.773.753.764.744.454.344.484.383.713.763.6547.57
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Reading, PA
CBSA Type19505
CBSA Population410288
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours