The Borough of Bechtelsville had a population of 1,088 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Bechtelsville is located at latitude 40.3702 and longitude -75.6308 in Berks County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Bechtelsville (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.5 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Berks County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 404 feet.
The Borough of Bechtelsville (GNIS ID: 1214909) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Bechtelsville population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||1,088|
|Population in Familes||908|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.62|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||427 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||293 (68.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||123 (28.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||11 ( 2.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$178,736|
|Average Home Value||$249,658|
|Median Household Income||$60,198|
|Average Household Income||$69,093|
|Per Capita Income||$26,518|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||3.18%|
|Per Capita Income||1.7%|
The table below compares Bechtelsville to the other 1,762 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 937||47th|
|Population Density1||# 651||63rd|
|Diversity Index2||# 1135||35th|
|Median Household Income||# 372||79th|
|Per Capita Income||# 699||60th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Pennsylvania Census Data Comparison Tool.