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People

Total Population 270
Male Share of the Population 53.3%
Female Share of the Population 46.7%
Senior Citizens 18.5%
Employed Population 16+ 139
Age of the Population 45

Families

% of people married 54.5%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 14.7%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $83,750
% Above Poverty Level 89.8%
% Below Poverty Level 10.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 30 minutes
% Working from Home 5%
% Walking and Biking to Work 6.5%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 30.2%
Median Gross Rent $911
Median House Value $122,600

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 8.5%
US/American 0%
English 0.7%
Irish 9.6%

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

Strausstown Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 17 miles NW of Reading, Pennsylvania (center to center)
Nearest Large City 66 miles NW of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
County Berks
Metro Area Reading
P.O. Box Zip Codes 19559
Phone Area Codes 610
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 40.492
Longitude -76.194

Strausstown 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 BLUE MARSH LAKE
Distance 11.3 miles
Jan Temp 19 to 35 F
Apr Temp 39 to 60 F
Jul Temp 63 to 84 F
Oct Temp 41 to 63 F
Annual Precip 45.2 inches
Station HAMBURG
Distance 11.8 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
Station RODALE RESEARCH CENTER
Distance 25.4 miles
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

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Upper Tulpehocken (19559)

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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Auburn 811 $48,750
Bernville 814 $60,721
Centerport 292 $49,375
Cressona 1,841 $58,875

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

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