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People

Total Population 10,475
Male Share of the Population 49%
Female Share of the Population 51%
Senior Citizens 25.6%
Employed Population 16+ 5,190
Age of the Population 47

Families

% of people married 51.6%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 52%
Median Earnings25+ $45,525
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $22,500
Median Earnings With High School Degree $29,444

Wealth

Median Family Income $97,660
% Above Poverty Level 94.8%
% Below Poverty Level 5.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 18 minutes
% Working from Home 3.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work 3.7%
% Using Public Transportation 0.6%

Housing

People Living Alone 30.3%
Median Gross Rent $1,180
Median House Value $217,200

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 12.9%
US/American 0.3%
English 8.1%
Irish 18.7%

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

Wyomissing Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 2 miles W of Reading, Pennsylvania (center to center)
Nearest Large City 49 miles NW of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
County Berks
Metro Area Reading
Standard Zip Codes 19610
Phone Area Codes 610
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 40.329
Longitude -75.965

Wyomissing 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 5.2 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 6.3 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 15.3 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, Wyomissing, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Berkshire Heights (19610)

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/.

Wyomissing Public Libraries

Library
Wyomissing Public Library
9 READING BLVD
Wyomissing, Pennsylvania
(610) 374-2385
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Wyomissing High Schools

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610-374-4031
Serves 934 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 13

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