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People

Total Population 1,790
Male Share of the Population 43.5%
Female Share of the Population 56.5%
Senior Citizens 12.7%
Employed Population 16+ 924
Age of the Population 36

Families

% of people married 39.1%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 19.5%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $64,417
% Above Poverty Level 92%
% Below Poverty Level 8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 20 minutes
% Working from Home 3.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work 0%
% Using Public Transportation 1.5%

Housing

People Living Alone 28.1%
Median Gross Rent $733
Median House Value $130,100

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 29.4%
US/American 0%
English 4.9%
Irish 14.6%

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

West Lawn Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 3 miles W of Reading, Pennsylvania (center to center)
Nearest Large City 51 miles NW of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
County Berks
Metro Area Reading
Standard Zip Codes 19609
Phone Area Codes 610
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 40.329
Longitude -75.994

West Lawn 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 4.2 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 READING 4 NNW
Distance 6.8 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 HAMBURG
Distance 15.2 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, West Lawn, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Lincoln Park (19609)

Springmont (19609)

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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income

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

West Lawn Public Libraries

Library
West Lawn-wyomissing Hills Lib
101 WOODSIDE AVE
West Lawn, Pennsylvania
(610) 678-4888

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West Lawn High Schools

WILSON HS
610-670-0185
Serves 1,277 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 15.8

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