Reading, PA - Best Places To Live

Reading Info Snack

Population
88,051
Median Home Price
$67,500
Median Income
$26,867
Unemployment Rate
20.0%

Reading Highlights

Best Places Around Reading

1

Whitfield, PA
Population 5,171

2

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Population 8,581

3

Blandon, PA
Population 7,139

4

Ephrata, PA
Population 13,529

5

New Holland, PA
Population 5,407

6

Shillington, PA
Population 5,272

7

Wyomissing, PA
Population 10,467

8

Birdsboro, PA
Population 5,158

Map Of Reading, PA

Population over time in Reading

YearPopulation% Change
201488,0510.08%
201387,9780.06%
201287,9260.15%
201187,7980.45%
201087,404-

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Race / Ethnicity in Reading

Hispanic
60.0% (52,803)
White
26.9% (23,647)
Black / African American
9.5% (8,404)
Two or More races
2.2% (1,958)
Asian
0.8% (663)
Some Other Race
0.6% (539)
Native Hawaiian
0.0% (23)
American Indian / Alaska Native
0.0% (14)
PopulationReadingPennsylvaniaUSA
Hispanic60.0%6.1%16.9%
White26.9%78.5%62.8%
Black / African American9.5%10.5%12.2%
Two Or More Races2.2%1.6%2.1%
Asian0.8%2.9%4.9%
Some Other Race0.6%0.2%0.2%
Native Hawaiian0.0%0.0%0.2%
American Indian / Alaska Native0.0%0.1%0.7%

Gender in Reading

Female
50.8% (44,701)
Male
49.2% (43,350)
PopulationReadingPennsylvaniaUSA
Female50.8%51.2%50.8%
Male49.2%48.8%49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Reading for adults over 25

Less Than High School
36.3% (18,181)
High School \ GED)
36.2% (18,143)
Some College
19.1% (9,561)
Bachelor's Degree
5.9% (2,930)
Master's Degree
2.0% (992)
Professional Degree
0.3% (174)
Doctorate Degree
0.1% (72)
EducationReadingPennsylvaniaUSA
Less Than High School36.3%11.0%13.7%
High School \ GED36.2%36.8%28.0%
Some College19.1%24.1%29.1%
Bachelor's Degree5.9%17.1%18.3%
Master's Degree2.0%7.8%7.8%
Professional Degree0.3%1.9%2.0%
Doctorate Degree0.1%1.3%1.3%

Household income for Reading, Pennsylvania

Less than $10,000
16.8% (5,123)
$10,000 to $14,999
11.9% (3,615)
$15,000 to $19,999
9.6% (2,916)
$20,000 to $24,999
8.5% (2,583)
$25,000 to $29,999
7.7% (2,329)
$30,000 to $34,999
6.9% (2,096)
$60,000 to $74,999
6.5% (1,976)
$35,000 to $39,999
6.1% (1,861)
$50,000 to $59,999
6.0% (1,841)
$75,000 to $99,999
6.0% (1,824)
$40,000 to $44,999
4.9% (1,504)
$45,000 to $49,999
4.2% (1,264)
$100,000 to $124,999
2.6% (791)
$125,000 to $149,999
1.0% (313)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.8% (258)
$200,000 or More
0.5% (141)

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