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People

Total Population 3,160
Male Share of the Population 51.8%
Female Share of the Population 48.2%
Senior Citizens 12.2%
Employed Population 16+ 1,456
Age of the Population 33

Families

% of people married 45.8%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 19%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $61,000
% Above Poverty Level 88.8%
% Below Poverty Level 11.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 26 minutes
% Working from Home 2.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work 2.5%
% Using Public Transportation 1.6%

Housing

People Living Alone 31.6%
Median Gross Rent $741
Median House Value $115,700

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 32.5%
US/American 0%
English 8.5%
Irish 13.1%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Mount Penn Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 2 miles E of Reading, Pennsylvania (center to center)
Nearest Large City 46 miles NW of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
County Berks
Metro Area Reading
Standard Zip Codes 19606
Phone Area Codes 610
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 40.328
Longitude -75.891

Mount Penn Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station READING 4 NNW
Distance 6.5 miles
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 HOPEWELL MORGANTOWN
Distance 11.2 miles
Jan Temp 20 to 37 F
Apr Temp 39 to 60 F
Jul Temp 62 to 83 F
Oct Temp 42 to 64 F
Annual Precip 48 inches
Station HAMBURG
Distance 16.1 miles
Jan Temp 18 to 36 F
Apr Temp 39 to 61 F
Jul Temp 63 to 84 F
Oct Temp 41 to 63 F
Annual Precip 46.6 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Mount Penn, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Five Points (19606)

Jacksonwald (19606)

Pennside (19606)

Reading Station (19606)

Stony Creek Mills (19606)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Kenhorst 2,870 $65,278

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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