Hamburg is a borough in Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States. The population was 4,289 at the 2010 census. The town is named after Hamburg, Germany. Hamburg is located in northern Berks County at 40330N75590W / 40.55000N 75.98333W / 40.55000; -75.98333 (40.556271, -75.982667), on the east bank of the Schuylkill River. It is bordered on the north, east, and south by Windsor Township and on the west, across the river, by West Hamburg in Tilden Township.