Hereford, Pennsylvania

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Hereford, Pennsylvania
CDP
Country United States
State Pennsylvania
County Berks
Population (2010)
 • Total 930
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP codes 18056
Area code(s) 215 & 267

Hereford is a census-designated place[1] in Hereford Township, Berks County, Pennsylvania. The community lies at the intersection of Pennsylvania Routes 29 and 100, which connects it to East Greenville and to Pottstown, respectively to the south. They continue north on Chestnut Street to Shimerville in Lehigh County, where 29 continues toward Allentown.[2] The Perkiomen Creek flows south through Hereford to the Schuylkill River. As of the 2010 census, the population was 930 residents.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.census.gov/2010census/
  2. ^ Google Maps (2009). Map of Hereford, PA (Map). http://maps.google.com/maps?f=q&source=s_q&hl=en&geocode=&q=gravel+pike+and+chestnut+street+hereford,+pa&sll=40.451519,-75.547485&sspn=0.058129,0.109863&ie=UTF8&ll=40.393627,-75.537186&spn=0.232715,0.439453&t=h&z=11&iwloc=addr. Retrieved 2009-02-25.
  3. ^ http://www.census.gov/#

Coordinates: 40°26′57″N 75°33′08″W / 40.44917°N 75.55222°W / 40.44917; -75.55222