Reading, Michigan Population 2020

1,046

Reading is a city located in Michigan. With a 2020 population of 1,046, it is the 348th largest city in Michigan and the 10124th largest city in the United States. Reading is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -2.97% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,078 in 2010. Reading reached it's highest population of 1,077 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Reading has a population density of 1,033 people per square mile.

The average household income in Reading is $51,949 with a poverty rate of 14.55%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $785 per month, and the median house value is $71,300. The median age in Reading is 34.9 years, 29.9 years for males, and 39 years for females. For every 100 females there are 97.5 males.

Reading Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Reading was:

  • White: 98.81%
  • Other race: 0.64%
  • Asian: 0.37%
  • Native American: 0.09%
  • Two or more races: 0.09%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Reading, Michigan is 1,046, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,046.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,078.

Reading, Michigan Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,07798.81%
Some Other Race70.64%
Asian40.37%
Two or More Races10.09%
American Indian and Alaska Native10.09%

Reading Population Pyramid 2020

Reading Median Age

34.9


Total

29.9


Male

39


Female

Reading Adults

There are 786 adults, (143 of whom are seniors) in Reading.

Reading Age Dependency

69.5

Age Dependency Ratio

22.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

47.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Reading Sex Ratio

Female

552

50.64%

Male

538

49.36%

Reading Households and Families

Reading Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Reading Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male86.7%13.3%
Married77.9%22.1%
All69.2%30.8%
Non Family63.7%36.3%
Female48.6%51.4%

69.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3732.8969.2
Married1953.6477.9
Non Family911.2563.7
Female722.8948.6
Male153.286.7

3.31

Average Family Size

2.89

Average Household Size

4.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Reading Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade344.79%
9th to 12th Grade7610.70%
High School Graduate27138.17%
Some College18526.06%
Associates Degree7110.00%
Bachelors Degree517.18%
Graduate Degree223.10%

Reading Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White69858869
Hispanic88
Asian444

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,118$33,750$24,688
Less Than High School$$2,500$25,833
High School Grad$31,012$33,194$13,750
Some College$28,958$50,313$26,375
Bachelors Degree$16,964$$18,750
Graduate Degree$73,750$71,458$128,750

$29,118

Average Earnings

$33,750

Average Male

$24,688

Average Female

Reading Language

Reading Language by Age

Reading Language

97.76% of Reading residents speak only English, while 2.24% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.66% of the population.

Reading Poverty

Reading Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,05515714.88%
Asian4125.00%

14.55%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.79%

Male Poverty Rate

12.36%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Reading

The race most likely to be in poverty in Reading is Asian, with 25.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Reading is White, with 14.88% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.69%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.15%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.58%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School33.64%
High School15.13%
Some College7.03%
Bachelors or Greater1.37%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed15.38%
Male Employed7.17%
Female Employed1.72%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Reading Income

Reading Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$42,228$51,949
Families$48,182$58,562
Married Families$61,719-
Non Families$21,875$28,585

Reading Marital Status

Reading Marital Status

Marriage Rates

49.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.2%

Male Marriage Rate

45.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Reading Married by Age and Sex

Reading Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Reading Marital Status by Race

Reading Veterans

53

Number of Veterans

53

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam14
Second Gulf War7
Korea5
World War II4
First Gulf War
Age Group Veterans
35 to 5418
65 to 7415
75+13
55 to 645
18 to 342

$Reading Veterans by Education

1.89%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.85%

Veteran Disability Rate

Reading Employment Status

59.1%

Labor Force Participation

54.8%

Employment Rate

7.3%

Unemployment Rate

Reading Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

83.49%

Born in Michigan

99.72%

Native Born

0.28%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.72% of Reading residents were born in the United States, with 83.49% having been born in Michigan. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20201,0460.00%
20191,0460.00%
20181,046-3-0.29%
20171,0490.00%
20161,049-3-0.29%
20151,052-4-0.38%
20141,056-5-0.47%
20131,061-4-0.38%
20121,065-10-0.93%
20111,075-2-0.19%
20101,0770.00%