The Mertztown Census Designated Place had a population of 669 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Mertztown is located at latitude 40.5017 and longitude -75.6646 in Berks County. The formal boundaries for the Mertztown Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.06 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Berks County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 466 feet.
The Mertztown Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2631284) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Mertztown population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Mertztown: Mertz Town.
|Population in Households||669|
|Population in Familes||566|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.48|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||289 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||224 (77.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||45 (15.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||19 ( 6.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$202,778|
|Average Home Value||$200,893|
|Median Household Income||$60,555|
|Average Household Income||$70,053|
|Per Capita Income||$27,344|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.73%|
|Per Capita Income||1.36%|
The table below compares Mertztown 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||# 1177||33rd|
|Population Density1||# 1303||26th|
|Diversity Index2||# 945||47th|
|Median Household Income||# 363||79th|
|Per Capita Income||# 613||65th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Pennsylvania Census Data Comparison Tool.