Bechtelsville strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Pennsylvania):
Low Rate of Poverty
People in Middle Class or Better
Comparing Bechtelsville to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Pennsylvania (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
|Male Share of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Age of the Population|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Portion of People Married|
|Average Household Size|
|People Above Poverty|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|Median Family Income|
|College Educated Adults|
|Working at Home|
|Short Commute Times|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|People Living Alone|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Nearest Medium City||16 miles E of Reading, Pennsylvania (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||37 miles NW of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania|
|Standard Zip Codes||19505|
|Phone Area Codes||610|
|Time Zone||Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Station||RODALE RESEARCH CENTER|
|Jan Temp||17 to 36 F|
|Apr Temp||37 to 60 F|
|Jul Temp||59 to 83 F|
|Oct Temp||39 to 63 F|
|Annual Precip||46 inches|
|Station||READING 4 NNW|
|Jan Temp||21 to 38 F|
|Apr Temp||40 to 62 F|
|Jul Temp||65 to 85 F|
|Oct Temp||43 to 65 F|
|Annual Precip||44.8 inches|
|Station||PHOENIXVILLE 1 E|
|Jan Temp||20 to 40 F|
|Apr Temp||39 to 64 F|
|Jul Temp||64 to 87 F|
|Oct Temp||42 to 67 F|
|Annual Precip||43.8 inches|
|Average Family Size||3.08|
|American Indian & Alaskan||0||0%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||6||0.6%|
|Est. 2005 Population||975|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||3.9%|
|French (except Basque)||0.8%|
According to the US Postal Service, Bechtelsville, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:Eshbach (19505)
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