U.S. Beacon January 6, 2014

Reading, PA

Berks County, Pennsylvania

Latitude: 40.341692     Longitude: -75.926301
Population 80,855 (2005)
READING is located in BERKS county, Pennsylvania at latitude 40.341692 and longitude -75.926301. The population of READING is 80,855 as of the year 2005 with a population growth of -0.43% from the year 2000 through 2005. The most common zip code of READING is 19601.

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Population 2005: 80,855
Population 2004: 80,701
Population 2003: 80,662
Population 2002: 80,627
Population 2001: 80,764
Population 2000: 81,207 (2000 Census)
Population 1990: 78,380 (1990 Census)

Population Growth 2000 to 2005: -0.43%
Population Growth 1990 to 2000: 3.61%

Population (2005 Estimate): 81,302
Male: 38,997 (47.97%)
Female: 42,305 (52.03%)

Median age: 30.40 years

Races, 2005 Data (% change from 2000):
Hispanic or Latino: 50.36% (+13.05%)
White: 34.84% (-13.23%)
Black or African American: 15.67% (+3.42%)
Other race: 11.64% (-10.68%)
Two or more races: 2.05% (-2.13%)
Asian: 1.60% (0.00%)
Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander: 0.08% (+0.04%)
American Indian: 0.06% (-0.38%)

Housing Units: 34,314 (2000 Census)
Land Area: 9.8193 square miles
Water Area: 0.2444 square miles

Most populous zip code: 19601



All zip codes:
19601, 19602, 19603, 19604, 19605, 19606, 19607, 19608, 19609, 19610, 19611, 19612, 19640
(zip codes with population are shown in bold)

Cities & Towns nearby Reading

West Reading, PA 1.2mi WSW
Mount Penn, PA 2.1mi ESE
Wyomissing, PA 2.1mi WSW
Kenhorst, PA 2.5mi SSW
Wyomissing Hills, PA 3mi W
St. Lawrence, PA 3.3mi ESE
Laureldale, PA 3.4mi N
Shillington, PA 3.4mi SW
Reiffton, PA 3.4mi ESE
Spring Ridge, PA 3.4mi W


Population data by age, 2005 data
Under 5 years: 7,063 (8.69%)
5 to 9 years: 5,980 (7.36%)
10 to 14 years: 8,049 (9.90%)
15 to 19 years: 6,131 (7.54%)
20 to 24 years: 7,999 (9.84%)
25 to 34 years: 10,936 (13.45%)
35 to 44 years: 11,750 (14.45%)
45 to 54 years: 9,480 (11.66%)
55 to 59 years: 3,350 (4.12%)
60 to 64 years: 3,247 (3.99%)
65 to 74 years: 3,759 (4.62%)
75 to 84 years: 2,434 (2.99%)
85 years and over: 1,124 (1.38%)

Median age: 30.40 years

Population data by age, legal ages, 2005 data
18 years and over: 56,204 (69.13%)
21 years and over: 53,015 (65.21%)
62 years and over: 9,279 (11.41%)
65 years and over: 7,317 (9.00%)

18 years and older by gender, 2005 data
18 years and over: 56,204 (69.13%)
Male: 25,846 (45.99% of this group)
Female: 30,358 (54.01% of this group)

65 years and older by gender, 2005 data
65 years and over: 7,317 (9.00%)
Male: 3,136 (42.86% of this group)
Female: 4,181 (57.14% of this group)

Races, 2005 data
One Race: 79,638 (97.95%)
Two or more Races: 1,664 (2.05%)
White: 28,325 (34.84%)
Hispanic or Latino (of any race): 40,947 (50.36%)
Black or African American: 12,741 (15.67%)
Asian: 1,299 (1.60%)
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 62 (0.08%)
American Indian and Alaska Native: 52 (0.06%)
Some other race: 9,462 (11.64%)

Hispanic or Latino Races, 2005 data
Hispanic or Latino (of any race): 40,947 (50.36%)
Mexican: 9,754 (12.00%)
Puerto Rican: 21,473 (26.41%)
Cuban: 1,035 (1.27%)
Other Hispanic or Latino: 8,685 (10.68%)
Not Hispanic or Latino: 40,355 (49.64%)

Two or More Races, 2005 data
Two or more Races: 1,664 (2.05%)
Two races including Some other race: 60 (0.07%)
Two races excluding Some other race, and Three or more races: 605 (0.74%)

Housedold Data, 2005 data
Household population: 81,302 (100.00%)
Householder: 31,175 (38.34%)
Spouse: 9,519 (11.71%)
Child: 28,467 (35.01%)
Other relatives: 6,172 (7.59%)
Nonrelatives: 5,969 (7.34%)
Unmarried partner: 2,553 (3.14%)
Total households: 30,789
Family households (families): 18,843 (61.20%)
With own children under 18 years: 11,450 (37.19%)
Married-couple families: 9,076 (29.48%)
With own children under 18 years: 4,563 (14.82%)
Male householder, no wife present: 2,722 (8.84%)
With own children under 18 years: 1,522 (4.94%)
Female householder, no husband present: 7,045 (22.88%)
With own children under 18 years: 5,365 (17.43%)
Nonfamily households: 11,946 (38.80%)
Householder living alone: 10,458 (33.97%)
65 years and over: 3,964 (12.87%)
Households with one or more people under 18 years: 12,640 (41.05%)
Households with one or more people 65 years and over: 6,466 (21.00%)
Average household size : 2.64
Average family size: 3.37

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