Reading Pa Population 2017

Reading Pa's estimated population is 87,575 according to the most recent United States census.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201687,575-237-0.27%
201587,812-95-0.11%
201487,907-216-0.25%
201388,123570.06%
201288,066-76-0.09%
201188,142600.07%
201088,0826,8758.47%
200081,2072,8273.61%
199078,380-306-0.39%
198078,686-8,957-10.22%
197087,643-10,534-10.73%
196098,177-11,143-10.19%
1950109,320-1,248-1.13%
1940110,568-603-0.54%
1930111,1713,3873.14%
1920107,78411,71312.19%
191096,07117,11021.67%
190078,96120,30034.61%
189058,66115,38335.54%
188043,2789,34827.55%
187033,93010,76846.49%
186023,1627,41947.13%
185015,7437,33387.19%
18408,4102,55443.61%
18305,8561,52435.18%
18204,33287025.13%
18103,4620.00%

Reading Pa Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White47,64954.41%
Some Other Race15,32417.50%
Two or More Races11,37012.98%
Black or African American10,80112.33%
American Indian and Alaska Native2,1022.40%
Asian6540.75%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1570.18%

Population Pyramid

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Reading Pa Housing Indicators

Indicator Value
Median Number of Rooms (per House)
5.6
Houses Without Mortgage
5,059
Houses With Mortgage
7,558
Vacancy Rate
14.2
Median Rent
731
Median Home Value
67,600
Renter-Occupied Units
17,473
Owner-Occupied Units
12,617
Total Housing Units
35,063

This chart shows the employment and labor force participation rates in Reading Pa for residents over 16 years of age. The 2015 unemployment rate is 12.4% and the labor force participation rate is 62%.

Reading Pa Family/Household Indicators

Indicator Value
Unmarried Partner Households (Same Sex)
0.6
Unmarried Partner Households (Opposite Sex)
9.4
Non Family Households
0
Female Householder (no husband) Families
7826
Male Householder (no wife) Families
2574
Married Couple Families
8744
Average Family Size
3.54
Average Household Size
2.83