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Welcome to Wyomissing ...

Wyomissing is located in Berks County<1>.

The location of Wyomissing has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Wyomissing has a population of 10,635 people<3> (see below for details).

Wyomissing is 330 feet [101 m] above sea level.<4>.

Time Zone: Wyomissing lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Websites for Wyomissing ...

Official Website:   www.wyomissingpa.org/

Junior League:   www.JLReading.org/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Wyomissing had an population of 10,635 people. This is an increase of 1.66% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 23.85% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Wyomissing had a population of 10,461 people. This makes Wyomissing the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Wyomissing represents 0.08% of the total population of Pennsylvania (which has 12,702,379 people), making it the state's 66th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 10,461 people, the population of Wyomissing increased 21.82% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 8,587 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Wyomissing.

Communities near Wyomissing ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Wyomissing.

  • Pottstown [Montgomery County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pottstown
    • Pottstown [Montgomery County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of Wyomissing
    • Estimated population in 2019: 22,600 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pottstown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pottstown<6>
  • Ephrata [Lancaster County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ephrata
    • Ephrata [Lancaster County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Wyomissing
    • Estimated population in 2019: 13,862 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ephrata
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ephrata<6>
  • New Holland [Lancaster County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Holland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Holland
    • New Holland [Lancaster County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the south of Wyomissing
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,464 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Holland
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Holland<6>
  • Birdsboro [Berks County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Birdsboro
    • Birdsboro [Berks County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Wyomissing
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,143 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Birdsboro
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Birdsboro<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Kutztown [Berks County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kutztown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kutztown
      • Kutztown [Berks County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Wyomissing
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,080 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kutztown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kutztown<6>
    • Hamburg [Berks County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hamburg
      • Hamburg [Berks County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the north of Wyomissing
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,355 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hamburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hamburg<6>
    • Fleetwood [Berks County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fleetwood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fleetwood
      • Fleetwood [Berks County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Wyomissing
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,104 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fleetwood
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fleetwood<6>
    • Boyertown [Berks County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Boyertown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Boyertown
      • Boyertown [Berks County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of Wyomissing
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,071 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Boyertown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Boyertown<6>
    • Denver [Lancaster County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Denver have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Denver
      • Denver [Lancaster County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Wyomissing
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,851 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Denver
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Denver<6>
    • Myerstown [Lebanon County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Myerstown
      • Myerstown [Lebanon County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the west of Wyomissing
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,251 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Myerstown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Myerstown<6>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Wyomissing. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Wyomissing.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Wyomissing. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Wyomissing.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Wyomissing. See our Newspapers Page for Wyomissing.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Wyomissing ...

Looking for more information about Wyomissing? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Wyomissing, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Wyomissing.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Wyomissing: www.wyomissingpa.org/

The official website for Berks County: www.co.berks.pa.us/

The official website for State of Pennsylvania: https://www.pa.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Pennsylvania's counties, including Berks, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Wyomissing.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Wyomissing - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Wyomissing) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Wyomissing. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Wyomissing

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Wyomissing. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.3320, Longitude: -75.9644       In this case, the coordinates for Wyomissing have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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