Schwenksville, Pennsylvania

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Schwenksville, Pennsylvania

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High Points

Schwenksville strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Pennsylvania):

Category Trophy
Well-Paid Single Women
(vs. Peers)
Top 2% trophy Schwenksville Well-Paid Single Women
Well-Paid Single Men
(vs. Peers)
Top 5% trophy Schwenksville Well-Paid Single Men
Median Family Income
(vs. Peers)
Top 16% Schwenksville Median Family Income
People in Middle Class or Better
(vs. Peers)
Top 17% Schwenksville People in Middle Class or Better
Racial Diversity
(vs. State)
Top 19% Schwenksville Racial Diversity
Low Rate of Poverty
(vs. Peers)
Top 19% Schwenksville Low Rate of Poverty

Comparative Profile of Schwenksville, Pennsylvania

Comparing Schwenksville to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Pennsylvania (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Well-Paid Single Women 10 10
Well-Paid Single Men 10 10
Female Share of the Population 8 7
Racial Diversity 8 9
Senior Citizens 4 2
Male Share of the Population 3 4
Children Under 5 Years Old 2 2
Age of the Population 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Average Household Size 1 1
Portion of People Married 1 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Median Family Income 9 9
People in Middle Class or Better 9 9
People Above Poverty 9 9
College Educated Adults 8 8

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Walking and Biking to Work 9 8
Public Transportation Use 7 5
Working at Home 2 2
Short Commute Times 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 10 10
People Living Alone 10 10
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 5 8
Housing Recently Built 5 9
Affordability of Rents 3 2
Affordability of Property Taxes 2 2

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Schwenksville Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 24 miles S of Allentown, Pennsylvania (center to center)
Nearest Large City 26 miles NW of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
County Montgomery
Standard Zip Codes 19473
Phone Area Codes 610
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 40.256
Longitude -75.464

Schwenksville Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 2.3 miles
Jan Temp 19 to 38 F
Apr Temp 38 to 61 F
Jul Temp 62 to 85 F
Oct Temp 40 to 65 F
Annual Precip 44.3 inches
Distance 9.8 miles
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
Distance 21.9 miles
Jan Temp 20 to 37 F
Apr Temp 39 to 62 F
Jul Temp 63 to 85 F
Oct Temp 42 to 65 F
Annual Precip 49.7 inches
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Schwenksville Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 1,693 100%
Male 794 46.9%
Female 899 53.1%
Under 18 300 17.7%
18+ 1,393 82.3%
65+ 222 13.1%
Median Age 30.2
Average Family Size 2.91
White 1,595 94.2%
African-American 48 2.8%
Asian 19 1.1%
American Indian & Alaskan 0 0%
Other 10 0.6%
Mixed Race 20 1.2%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 36 2.1%

Estimated Schwenksville Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 1,360
Growth -333
Growth % -19.7%

Schwenksville Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
German 27.3%
Irish 18.1%
Italian 12.2%
US/American 10.1%
English 6.7%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 6.7%
Polish 3.1%
Pennsylvania German 2.4%
Dutch 1.8%
Welsh 1.5%
Swedish 1.5%
Scotch-Irish 1.1%
Austrian 0.8%
French (except Basque) 0.7%
Slovak 0.7%
Norwegian 0.6%
Canadian 0.6%
Greek 0.5%
Scottish 0.5%
Ukrainian 0.4%
Czech 0.4%
Russian 0.4%
European 0.4%
Danish 0.3%
Czechoslovakian 0.3%
Scandinavian 0.3%
African 0.3%
Swiss 0.3%
Brazilian 0.2%
Latvian 0.2%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Schwenksville 1,693 $55,000
Collegeville 8,032 $90,733
Green Lane 584 $55,714
Red Hill 2,196 $58,529
Royersford 4,246 $55,579
Spring City 3,305 $52,292
Trappe 3,210 $76,544
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