Location Profile

Pottstown, Pennsylvania

Facility Type
Acute Care - General
Facility Location
Pottstown, Pennsylvania
Teaching Facility
Trauma Center
Number of Beds

Hospital Overview

The healthcare provider is located in Pottstown, Pennsylvania. With over 200 beds, more than 100 physicians and a full range of health services, the hospital exceeds in quality care for the community. The hospital has been recognized by the medical community for its excellence in healthcare and received accreditation by The Joint Commission for stroke care and hip/knee replacement, plus was a 5-time award recipient from the American College of Surgeons’ Commission on Cancer.

Community Overview

Located 40 miles outside Philadelphia, Pottstown is a borough in Pennsylvania along the Schuylkill River. The city is popular with commuters to Philly who want a quieter pace of life yet access to culture, outdoors, and entertainment. Whether you want to spend the day in Pottstown or get away in Philadelphia for the day, you can see it all via the Pottstown Area Rapid Transit system. Pottstown features a great full event calendar including outdoor events, fairs, live music, farmer’s markets, and more.

Learn more about Pottstown at the official website and explore the area at the county website.

Cost of Living


Pottstown School District has a mission to prepare every child in their schools for every grade level. The district operates 4 elementary schools, 1 middle school, and 1 high school with an average student-teacher ratio of 14 to 1. Students also have the ability to attend the Pottstown Virtual and Alternative Learning Academies (VAL), an online learning program for grades K through 12. VAL features two options for learning: online learning at home on the computer, or blended learning, a blend of online and onsite instruction to meet student’s academic needs.

Click here to read more about public schools in Pottstown.
Click here to read about private schools in Pottstown.

Once you find the school you are interested in, you will need to contact them directly with any questions you might have.


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Local and Nearby Attractions

Pottstown features a premier shopping mall, Coventry Mall, which includes stores for apparel, jewelry, books, gifts, and more. You’ll also find several restaurants at Coventry Mall so you can shop till you drop, refuel, then shop some more. The city includes a great selection of fun activities, cultural options, and recreation as well. Soar high up in the sky on a hot air balloon piloted by the United States Hot Air Balloon Company, visit with retired racehorses at the Ryerss Farm for Aged Equines, or ride the restored historic carousel at Manatawny park --- these options are just a sample of what’s to come. The Steel River Playhouse is renowned for its cool industrial look and professional productions for adults and children. On hot summer days or when you just need a break, stop in at the nearby AMC Classic Pottsgrove for a movie on one of the facility’s 12 screens. The city of Philadelphia isn’t far either, just an hour away, and features a great selection of American historical artifacts, plus even more shopping, recreation, parks, culture, and even the great Philly cheesesteak. Families also may want to visit the Crayola Experience, a 65,000-square foot interactive play space in Easton, just an hour away as well. You can make your own crayons, explore in a 2-story playground, make wax art, and do other hands-on play.

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Crime Rate

With a decrease in crime by 13%, Pottstown is a safe city for families and the dedicated police department is active in policing the community. A total of 30 officers are available on patrol, with patrol 24/7 to keep the residents safe, respond to calls, and ensure citizen wellbeing. The police department focuses on crime prevention with tiplines and community engagement.

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