Bechtelsville, PA 19505 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 19505: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Bechtelsville, PA 19505

Not Acceptable, USPS
Eshbach, PA 19505
Passmore, PA 19505

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Berks County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.372, Longitude -75.628
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 19505 has segments in 2 Counties (Berks, Montgomery).

  • Businesses Addresses: 89
  • PO Box Addresses: 110
  • Residential Addresses: 1,359
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 1,359

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Database updated: May 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

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Bechtelsville, PA 19505 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 3,528
Daytime Population: Workers 768
Daytime Population: Residents 1,570
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 2,338
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.66
Population in Households 3,527
Population in Familes 3,044
Population in Group Qrtrs 1
Population Density2 404
Diversity Index3 9


Median Household Income $70,164
Average Household Income $84,089
Per Capita Income $32,925


Total Housing Units 1,425 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,120 (78.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 261 (18.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 44 ( 3.1%)
Median Home Value $239,071
Average Home Value $280,804


Total Households 1,381
Average Household Size 2.55
Family Households 1,057
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 1.06% 0.79%
Households 1.02% 0.74%
Families 0.99% 0.73%
Median Household Income   2.26%
Per Capita Income   2.69%

Bechtelsville, PA 19505 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 19505 to the other 1,663 ZIP Codes in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 771 54th
Population Density # 697 58th
Diversity Index # 950 42nd
Median Household Income # 251 85th
Per Capita Income # 364 78th

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