The Mertztown Census Designated Place had a population of 658 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Mertztown is located at latitude 40.5059 and longitude -75.6655 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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Mertztown: Mertz Town.
|Population in Households||658|
|Population in Familes||554|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Median Household Income||$61,292|
|Average Household Income||$72,008|
|Per Capita Income||$28,048|
|Total Housing Units||289 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||225 (77.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||41 (14.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||23 ( 8.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$208,784|
|Average Home Value||$206,778|
|Average Household Size||2.47|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.79%|
|Per Capita Income||2.63%|
The table below compares Mertztown to the other 1,762 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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||# 1179||33rd|
|Population Density||# 1307||26th|
|Diversity Index||# 899||49th|
|Median Household Income||# 450||75th|
|Per Capita Income||# 741||58th|
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