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Womelsdorf, Pennsylvania - Basic Facts

The Borough of Womelsdorf is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Berks County at latitude 40.3618 and longitude -76.1841. Berks County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 404 feet.

The formal official name is the Borough of Womelsdorf, but most people and references simply refer to it as Womelsdorf, Pennsylvania.

The P1 Census Class Code for Womelsdorf indicates a populated place that is also an incorporated place with the same name and the same census code. The Incorporated Place has a Functional Status Code "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The formal boundaries for the Borough of Womelsdorf (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.9 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

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Womelsdorf, PA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 2,812
Population in Households 2,812
Population in Familes 2,209
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 3,122
Diversity Index2 26


Total Households 1,189
Average Household Size 2.37
Family Households 748
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,263 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 795 (62.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 394 (31.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 74 ( 5.9%)
Median Home Value $131,977
Average Home Value $139,025


Median Household Income $53,581
Average Household Income $62,658
Per Capita Income $26,494
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.02% 0.19%
Households 0.06% 0.12%
Families -0.16% -0.03%
Median Household Income   2.67%
Per Capita Income   2.86%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Womelsdorf, PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Womelsdorf to the other 1,764 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 482 73rd
Population Density1 # 407 77th
Diversity Index2 # 338 81st
Median Household Income # 604 66th
Per Capita Income # 594 66th

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