Reading, Ohio Population 2022

10,197
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Reading is a city located in Ohio. Reading has a 2020 population of 10,197. Reading is currently declining at a rate of -0.32% annually and its population has decreased by -2.01% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 10,406 in 2010.

The average household income in Reading is $66,655 with a poverty rate of 13.21%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $726 per month, and the median house value is $129,400. The median age in Reading is 38.7 years, 37.4 years for males, and 40.1 years for females.

Reading Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Readingwas:

  • White: 83.85%
  • Black or African American: 8.44%
  • Two or more races: 3.82%
  • Other race: 2.32%
  • Asian: 1.37%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.19%
  • Native American: 0.00%
The current population of Reading, Ohio is 10,197 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 10,197.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 10,406.

Reading, Ohio Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White8,68183.85%
Black or African American8748.44%
Two or More Races3963.82%
Some Other Race2402.32%
Asian1421.37%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander200.19%
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Reading Population by Race

Reading Population Pyramid $2022

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Reading Median Age

38.7


Total

37.4


Male

40.1


Female

Reading Adults

There are 8,206 adults, (1,377 of whom are seniors) in Reading.

Reading Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

20.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Reading Sex Ratio

Female

5,332

51.50%

Male

5,021

48.50%

Reading Population by Age

Reading Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Reading Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female36.5%63.5%
Non Family38.2%61.8%
All58.8%41.2%
Male61%39%
Married88%12%

58.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Reading Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,4292.3258.8
Non Family1,8941.1938.2
Married1,7043.2888
Female5183.0236.5
Male3132.8461

3.07

Average Family Size

2.32

Average Household Size

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Reading Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2863.92%
9th to 12th Grade5958.16%
High School Graduate2,69636.96%
Some College1,60922.06%
Associates Degree5227.16%
Bachelors Degree1,07414.72%
Graduate Degree5137.03%
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Reading Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Reading Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White6,1685,4391,352
Black575530114
Hispanic261194101
Other Race18911038
Asian13210414
2+ Races1161166
Islander2020

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 38.70%.

Reading Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,149$45,000$31,161
Less Than 9th Grade$$48,153$7,566
High School Graduate$30,546$32,321$26,129
Some College$35,000$47,938$30,836
Bachelors Degree$55,757$69,097$46,688
Graduate Degree$75,658$83,718$55,417

$38,149

Average Earnings

$45,000

Average Male

$31,161

Average Female

Reading Earnings by Educational Attainment

Reading Language by Age

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Reading Language

90.01% of Reading residents speak only English, while 9.99% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 4.79% of the population.

Reading Language

Reading Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White8,37786810.36%
Multiple39633985.61%
Black874809.15%
Asian1426948.59%
OtherNaN%

13.21%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.58%

Male Poverty Rate

13.82%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Reading

The race most likely to be in poverty in Reading is Multiple, with 85.61% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.57%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.26%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.29%.

Reading Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade21.45%
High School15.34%
Some College4.13%
Bachelors or Greater2.13%

Reading Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed49.77%
Female Unemployed21.33%
Male Employed8.60%
Female Employed8.15%

Reading Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Reading Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$56,137$66,655
Families$72,775$81,857
Married Families$79,804-
Non Families$32,467$43,533
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Income by Household Type

Reading Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

42.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

42.2%

Male Marriage Rate

42.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Reading Married by Age and Sex

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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

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Reading Marital Status

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514

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam228
Second Gulf War81
First Gulf War69
Korea51
World War II28

Reading Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74189
75+104
35 to 5489
55 to 6476
18 to 3456

Reading Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White4896.95%
Islander20100.00%
Hispanic51.54%
Other Race52.08%

Reading Veterans by Race

Reading Veterans by Education

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2.15%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.64%

Veteran Disability Rate

Reading Veterans by Education

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71.2%

Labor Force Participation

67.7%

Employment Rate

4.9%

Unemployment Rate

Reading Employment by Age

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Reading Employment by Race

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Reading Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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74.93%

Born in Reading

93.27%

Native Born

6.73%

Foreign Born

3.75%

Non Citizen

2.98%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

93.27% of Reading residents were born in the United States, with 74.93% having been born in Ohio. 3.75% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Reading Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202210,197-33-0.32%
202110,230-33-0.32%
202010,263-33-0.32%
201910,296-33-0.32%
201810,329-30-0.29%
201710,359-13-0.13%
201610,372-5-0.05%
201510,377-20-0.19%
201410,39730.03%
201310,394150.14%
201210,37960.06%
201110,373-33-0.32%
201010,406-886-0.81%
200011,292-746-0.64%
199012,038-805-0.65%
198012,843-1,774-1.29%
197014,6171,7851.31%
196012,8324,9965.06%
19507,8361,7572.57%
19406,0793560.61%
19305,7231,1832.34%
19204,5405551.31%
19103,9859092.62%
19003,0761890.64%
18902,8872070.75%
18802,6800.00%

Reading Population by Year