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Reading Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2020 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated February 2022.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

Reading Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
25,518

Age

Under 5 Years:
6.2%
5 - 17:
18.3%
18 - 24:
4.1%
25 - 34:
9.4%
35 - 54:
28.8%
55 - 64:
13.3%
Over 65 Years:
19.8%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
Attending College
High School Graduates
College Graduated
1.8%
1.8%
97.1%
97.1%
63.4%
63.4%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 

Per capita Income

Reading
USA
$54,706
$54,706
$35,384
$35,384

Median household income

Reading
USA
$131,515
$131,515
$64,994
$64,994

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
3.0%

Employment Industries in Reading

 
Healthcare
Professional, scientific, and technical services
Education
Manufacturing
Finance
Retail
Accommodation
Construction
Public Service
Other
Information Technology
Administration
Transportation
Real estate
18.5%
18.5%
15.9%
15.9%
11.8%
11.8%
9.5%
9.5%
8.2%
8.2%
6.1%
6.1%
5.1%
5.1%
4.3%
4.3%
4.3%
4.3%
3.3%
3.3%
2.8%
2.8%
2.7%
2.7%
2.5%
2.5%
2.4%
2.4%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
White
Asian
Hispanic or Latino (Of Any Race)
Other Race / Two or More Races
Black or African American
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islanders
American Indian and Alaska Native
88.7%
88.7%
5.3%
5.3%
3.6%
3.6%
1.7%
1.7%
0.7%
0.7%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

Irish
Italian
English
German
French Canadian
Greek
Polish
French
Scottish
Swedish
Portuguese
Russian
European
Eastern European
Scots-Irish
Canadian
Brazilian
Dutch
Armenian
British
34.6%
34.6%
22.0%
22.0%
12.9%
12.9%
7.8%
7.8%
5.5%
5.5%
3.5%
3.5%
2.4%
2.4%
2.4%
2.4%
2.2%
2.2%
1.7%
1.7%
1.7%
1.7%
1.4%
1.4%
1.3%
1.3%
1.1%
1.1%
1.0%
1.0%
1.0%
1.0%
0.9%
0.9%
0.8%
0.8%
0.7%
0.7%
0.7%
0.7%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
Chinese
Langs. of India
Spanish
Italian
Other Asian languages
French
Russian
German/Yiddish
Portuguese
African languages
Slavic languages
Polish
Native American languages
Pacific Island languages
Korean
Other Indo-European
Arabic
Hungarian
Navajo
88.8%
88.8%
3.9%
3.9%
1.7%
1.7%
1.6%
1.6%
1.4%
1.4%
1.0%
1.0%
0.8%
0.8%
0.5%
0.5%
0.3%
0.3%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born Reading Residents:
9.4%