ZIP Code 19539 - Mertztown Map and Data

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Official Zip Code NameMertztown
Zip Code StatePennsylvania
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Berks
Secondary County: Lehigh
Area Code484 / 610
Current Population:4597
Racial Majority:White 95.55%
Public School Racial Majority:White 96.8%
Unemployment Rate:2.5%
Median Household Income$63170
Average Adjusted Gross Income$68200
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time23.6 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range482 - 1007 ft.
Area22 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.49068800, -75.69003000

Zip Code 19539 Profile

ZIP Code 19539 is located in the state of Pennsylvania in the Metro Philadelphia metro area. ZIP code 19539 is primarily located in Berks County. Portions of 19539 are also located in Lehigh County. The official US Postal Service name for 19539 is MERTZTOWN, Pennsylvania. Portions of ZIP code 19539 are contained within or border the city limits of Topton, PA, Lyons, PA, . ZIP code 19539 is within area code 610 and area code 484. 19539 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Pennsylvania.

The current unemployment level in 19539 is 2.5% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.6% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 3.4% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 3.7%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 19539 increased to 4597 from 4252 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 19539 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 19539 public schools is White. 19.8% of students in 19539 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 4379 95.55% 4482 -2%
 Black Or African American 18 0.39% 9 +100%
 Hispanic 153 3.34% 51 +200%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 2 -100%
 Asian 33 0.72% 20 +65%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 3 0% 3 -100%
 Two Or More Races 30 0% 30 -100%

Zip Code 19539 Race/Ethnicity

 White 96.8%
 Black Or African American 0.5%
 Hispanic 1.4%
 Asian 0.7%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 0.4%

Zip Code 19539 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population45974252
Male Population50.10%
Female Population49.90%
Total Households1782
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$63170
Income Under $50K Per Year37.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year40.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year22.80%
19539 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Pennsylvania District 9Dan MeuserRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$229323
Average Real Estate Sale Price$179579
Current Unemployment Level 2.5%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.8%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.0%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 67a - Northern Limestone/Dolomite Valleys
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 19539 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)18202937475761605240322440
Avg Max Temp (°F)37404961718084837564524161
Avg Precip (In.)3.892.863.773.794.744.424.264.324.573.683.923.6447.86
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Reading, PA
CBSA Type19539
CBSA Population410288
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours