Pennsylvania Route 562
|Maintained by PennDOT|
|Length:||13.920 mi (22.402 km)|
US 422 Bus. in St. Lawrence
|East end:||PA 73 in Boyertown|
PA 562 heads east from US 422 Business on St. Lawrence Avenue. It passes through the borough of St. Lawrence and then enters Exeter Township, where the name changes to Boyertown Pike. It continues east through Amity Township and it intersects Pennsylvania Route 662 on the border of Amity Township and Oley Township. PA 562 then passes through Earl and Douglass Townships. In Douglass Township, the road changes its name to Reading Avenue, and it retains that name up to the intersection with Pennsylvania Route 73 in downtown Boyertown.
The entire route is in Berks County.
US 422 Bus. (Perkiomen Avenue) – Pottstown, Mount Penn, Reading
|Amity Township-Oley Township||7.148||11.504||PA 662 (Old Swede Road, Memorial Highway) – Fleetwood, Douglassville|
|Boyertown||13.920||22.402||PA 73 (Philadelphia Avenue) – Oley, Philadelphia|
|1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi
- Bureau of Maintenance and Operations (December 31, 2012). "Roadway Management System Straight Line Diagrams" (2013 ed.). Pennsylvania Department of Transportation. Retrieved September 14, 2013.
- Berks County (PDF)