Zip Code 19020 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameBensalem
Zip Code StatePennsylvania
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Bucks
Area Code215 / 267 / 445
Current Population:55493
Racial Majority:White 72.48%
Public School Racial Majority:White 56.3%
Unemployment Rate:4.2%
Median Household Income$65296
Average Adjusted Gross Income$64010
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time25.9 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range16 - 125 ft.
Area18 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.10432000, -74.93860300

Zip Code 19020 Description

Zip Code 19020 is located in the state of Pennsylvania in the Metro Philadelphia metro area. Zip code 19020 is primarily located in Bucks County. The official US Postal Service name for 19020 is BENSALEM, Pennsylvania. Portions of zip code 19020 are contained within or border the city limits of Cornwells Heights-Eddington, PA, Hulmeville, PA, Philadelphia, PA, Croydon, PA, and Beverly, NJ. Zip code 19020 is within area code 215 and area code 267. 19020 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Pennsylvania.

The current unemployment level in 19020 is 4.2% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.2% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 5.0% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 19020 increased to 55493 from 53564 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 19020 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 19020 public schools is White. 47.8% of students in 19020 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 40248 72.48% 40012 +1%
 Black Or African American 3292 5.93% 3466 -5%
 Hispanic 4011 7.22% 4854 -17%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 60 0.11% 102 -41%
 Asian 6655 11.99% 5907 +13%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 7 -100%
 Other Race 92 0.34% 92 +108%
 Two Or More Races 1053 1.93% 1053 +2%

Zip Code 19020 Race/Ethnicity

 White 56.3%
 Black Or African American 13.9%
 Hispanic 13.7%
 Asian 13.9%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 1.9%

Zip Code 19020 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population5549353564
Male Population49.50%
Female Population50.50%
Total Households21698
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
47.8%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
63.6%
Median Household Income$65296
Income Under $50K Per Year36.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year37.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year25.70%
19020 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Pennsylvania District 1Brian FitzpatrickRepublican
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19020 Pennsylvania State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
18Gene DiGirolamoRepublican
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19020 Pennsylvania State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
6Tommy TomlinsonRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$299165
Average Real Estate Sale Price$232414
Current Unemployment Level 4.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago7.1%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 63a - Delaware River Terraces and Uplands
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 19020 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)22243140506065635644352743
Avg Max Temp (°F)41445464748387867968564565
Avg Precip (In.)3.842.944.133.924.624.025.084.764.583.423.723.748.74
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD
CBSA Type19020
CBSA Population5890141
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
Northeast Philadelphia
Torresdale