Schwenksville, PA Demographics


Population (year 2000): 1,693
Males: 794 (46.9%), Females: 899 (53.1%)

Montgomery County

Zip code: 19473

Median resident age: 30.2 years
Median household income: $44,514 (year 2000)
Median house value: $123,100 (year 2000)

Races in Schwenksville:

  • White Non-Hispanic (92.9%)
  • Black (2.8%)
  • Hispanic (2.1%)
  • Two or more races (1.2%)
  • Other race (0.6%)

Ancestries: German (25.7%), Irish (17.1%), Italian (10.0%), English (7.7%), United States (6.8%), Polish (3.1%).

Elevation: 148 feet

Land area: 0.4 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Schwenksville

  • High school or higher: 83.7%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 19.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.9%
  • Unemployed: 34.2%
  • Mean travel time to work: 31.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Schwenksville borough

  • Never married: 21.2%
  • Now married: 57.6%
  • Separated: 3.1%
  • Widowed: 9.2%
  • Divorced: 8.9%

2.2% Foreign born (1.2% Europe, 0.5% Latin America, 0.4% North America).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Schwenksville:

  • EAGLEVILLE HOSPITAL (about 8 miles; EAGLEVILLE, PA)
  • PHOENIXVILLE HOSP UNIV OF PA HLTH SYS (about 10 miles; PHOENIXVILLE, PA)
  • POTTSTOWN MEMORIAL MEDICAL CENTER (about 12 miles; POTTSTOWN, PA)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Schwenksville:

  • LEHIGH VALLEY INTERNATIONAL (about 28 miles; ALLENTOWN, PA; ID: ABE)
  • PHILADELPHIA INTL (about 32 miles; PHILADELPHIA, PA; ID: PHL)
  • READING REGIONAL/CARL A SPAATZ FIELD (about 35 miles; READING, PA; ID: RDG)
Other public-use airports nearest to Schwenksville:

  • PERKIOMEN VALLEY (about 6 miles; COLLEGEVILLE, PA; ID: N10)
  • POTTSTOWN LIMERICK (about 7 miles; POTTSTOWN, PA; ID: PTW)
  • BUTTER VALLEY GOLF PORT (about 11 miles; BALLY, PA; ID: 7N8)
Amtrak stations near Schwenksville:

  • 15 miles: PAOLI (LANCASTER PIKE & S. VALLEY RD.). Services: ticket office, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 20 miles: EXTON (CREST AVE. OFF RTE. 100). Services: partially wheelchair accessible, public payphones, paid short-term parking, call for car rental service, public transit connection.

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Schwenksville:

  • EASTERN COLLEGE (about 15 miles; ST DAVIDS, PA; Full-time enrollment: 2,456)
  • MONTGOMERY COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 15 miles; BLUE BELL, PA; FT enrollment: 5,097)
  • IMMACULATA COLLEGE (about 17 miles; IMMACULATA, PA; FT enrollment: 2,042)
  • VILLANOVA UNIVERSITY (about 18 miles; VILLANOVA, PA; FT enrollment: 8,547)
  • BEAVER COLLEGE (about 24 miles; GLENSIDE, PA; FT enrollment: 2,016)
  • WEST CHESTER UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA (about 24 miles; WEST CHESTER, PA; FT enrollment: 10,419)
  • DELAWARE COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 24 miles; MEDIA, PA; FT enrollment: 5,248)
Public primary/middle school in Schwenksville:

  • SCHWENKSVILLE EL SCH (Students: 539; Grades: KG – 05)
Private primary/middle school in Schwenksville:

  • ST MARY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 278; Location: 40 SPRING MOUNT ROAD; Grades: KG – 8)