Living in Birdsboro, PA

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Updated: 2020-03-11

Birdsboro SnackAbility

9
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
5
Safety
9
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
5

Birdsboro, PA Crime Report

36
Total Crimes
696.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
-72.87%
Below National Average

Birdsboro, PA Cost Of Living

93
Birdsboro's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average

Birdsboro, Pennsylvania Info Snack

Birdsboro is a borough in Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States. Located along the Schuylkill River, it is 8 miles (13 km) southeast of Reading. As of the 2010 census, it had a population of 5,163. In the past, Birdsboro was noted for its large foundries and machine shops, none of which remain in operation today.
Population
5,139
Unemployment
6.6%
Poverty
7.8%
Median Home
$160,700
Median Income
$65,433
Median Rent
$939

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Rankings for Birdsboro in Pennsylvania

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Map Of Birdsboro, PA

Population over time in Birdsboro

Year Population % Change
2017 5,139 -0.3%
2016 5,156 0.2%
2015 5,145 -0.2%
2014 5,155 -0.1%
2013 5,158 -0.1%
2012 5,165 -0.1%
2011 5,168 -0.2%
2010 5,176 -0.0%
2009 5,177 -
Crime/100k Birdsboro PA USA
Violent Crime 58.1 306.0 368.9
Murder 0.0 6.1 5.0
Robbery 0.0 76.9 86.2
Aggravated Assault 38.7 188.0 246.8
Property Crime 638.7 1489.9 2199.5
Burglary 96.8 211.6 376.0
Larceny 464.5 1175.9 1594.6
Car Theft 77.4 102.4 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Birdsboro

White
92.4% (4,746)
African American
1.0% (50)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
1.1% (57)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
3.2% (165)
Hispanic
2.4% (121)
Race Birdsboro PA USA
White 92.4% 76.8% 61.1%
African American 1.0% 10.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 1.1% 3.3% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.2% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 2.4% 7.1% 17.8%

Household Income For Birdsboro, Pennsylvania

Less than $10,000
4.9% (24,924)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.8% (19,528)
$15,000 to $24,999
6.8% (34,945)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.7% (60,126)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.2% (68,091)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.6% (85,050)
$75,000 to $99,999
18.6% (95,842)
$100,000 to $149,999
15.2% (78,369)
$150,000 to $199,999
6.2% (31,861)
$200,000 or more
3.0% (15,160)
Income Birdsboro PA USA
Less than $10,000 4.9% 6.3% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.8% 4.5% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 6.8% 9.6% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.7% 9.5% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.2% 12.7% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.6% 17.9% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 18.6% 12.9% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 15.2% 14.7% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 6.2% 5.9% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 3.0% 6.0% 7.0%

Gender in Birdsboro

Female
48.8% (2,509)
Male
51.2% (2,630)
Gender Birdsboro PA USA
Female 48.8% 51.0% 50.8%
Male 51.2% 49.0% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Birdsboro for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (154)
9-12th Grade
7.0% (359)
High School / GED
39.0% (2,004)
Some College
17.0% (873)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (513)
Bachelor's Degree
17.0% (873)
Master's Degree
6.0% (308)
Professional Degree
1.0% (51)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Birdsboro PA USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 7.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 39.0% 35.0% 27.0%
Some College 17.0% 16.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 17.0% 19.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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