Pottstown Information

Pottstown Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Pottstown, PA

General Pottstown Information

State: Pennsylvania

County: Montgomery County

Close cities: South Pottstown, PA, Parker Ford, PA, Sanatoga, PA, Stowe, PA, Pottsgrove, PA, Halfway House, PA, Pottstown, PA

Pottstown Population (census data)
Total 21,348 (-2.3% since 2000)
Male 10,143 (47.5%)
Female 11,205 (52.5%)

Population Density: 4,420 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 101.2 (US Avg is 100)

Pottstown Elevation: 150 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1815

Land Area: 4.83 square miles

Median Household Income: $43,533

Zip Codes: 19464, and 19465.

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Pottstown Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (77.5%)
  • Black (15.1%)
  • Hispanic (4.5%)
  • Two or more races (2.7%)
  • Other race (1.9%)
  • American Indian (0.7%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (25.2%)
  • Irish (13.6%)
  • Italian (9.8%)
  • Polish (6.3%)
  • English (6.0%)
  • Dutch (4.9%)
Foriegn Born: 484 people (2.3%)
  • Europe (40.0%)
  • Latin America (40.0%)
  • Asia (20.0%)

Pottstown School Information

High Schools
Owen J Roberts High School (981 Ridge Road, Pottstown, PA, 19465 - Owen J Roberts School District District)
Pottsgrove Senior High School (1345 Kauffman Road, Pottstown, PA, 19464 - Pottsgrove School District District)
Pottstown Senior High School (750 N Washington Street, Pottstown, PA, 19464 - Pottstown School District District)
Middle Schools
Owen J Roberts Middle School (881 Ridge Road, Pottstown, PA, 19465 - Owen J Roberts School District District)
Pottsgrove Middle School (1351 North Hanover Street, Pottstown, PA, 19464 - Pottsgrove School District District)
Pottstown Middle School (600 N Franklin Street, Pottstown, PA, 19464 - Pottstown School District District)
Elementary Schools
Barth Elementary School (467 W Walnut Street, Pottstown, PA, 19464 - Pottstown School District District)
East Coventry Elementary School (932 Sanatoga Road, Pottstown, PA, 19465 - Owen J Roberts School District District)
Edgewood Elementary School (920 Morris Street, Pottstown, PA, 19464 - Pottstown School District District)
Franklin Elementary School (970 N Franklin Street, Pottstown, PA, 19464 - Pottstown School District District)
French Creek Elementary School (3590 Coventryville Road, Pottstown, PA, 19465 - Owen J Roberts School District District)
Lincoln Elementary School (461 N York Street, Pottstown, PA, 19464 - Pottstown School District District)
Lower Pottsgrove Elementary School (1329 Buchert Road, Pottstown, PA, 19464 - Pottsgrove School District District)
North Coventry Elementary School (475 Kemp Road, Pottstown, PA, 19465 - Owen J Roberts School District District)
Ringing Rocks Elementary School (1401 Kauffman Road, Pottstown, PA, 19464 - Pottsgrove School District District)
Rupert Elementary School (1230 South Street, Pottstown, PA, 19464 - Pottstown School District District)

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