U.S. Beacon August 17, 2019

Reading, MA

Middlesex County, Massachusetts

Latitude: 42.525850     Longitude: -71.109939
Population 23,708 (2000)
Elevation of Reading, Massachusetts: 129 feet



General Housing Characteristics, 2000 data (id:2556165, place: Reading CDP, Massachusetts)

Total housing units: 8,823

UNITS IN STRUCTURE
1-unit, detached: 6,553 (74.27%)
1-unit, attached: 257 (2.91%)
2 units: 565 (6.4%)
3 or 4 units: 246 (2.79%)
5 to 9 units: 214 (2.43%)
10 to 19 units: 381 (4.32%)
20 or more units: 601 (6.81%)
Mobile home.: 6 (0.07%)
Boat, RV, van, etc: 0 (0%)

YEAR STRUCTURE BUILT
1999 to March 2000: 21 (0.24%)
1995 to 1998: 439 (4.98%)
1990 to 1994: 271 (3.07%)
1980 to 1989: 904 (10.25%)
1970 to 1979: 896 (10.16%)
1960 to 1969: 1,164 (13.19%)
1940 to 1959: 2,327 (26.37%)
1939 or earlier: 2,801 (31.75%)

ROOMS
1 room: 161 (1.82%)
2 rooms: 201 (2.28%)
3 rooms: 528 (5.98%)
4 rooms: 652 (7.39%)
5 rooms: 936 (10.61%)
6 rooms: 1,691 (19.17%)
7 rooms: 1,623 (18.4%)
8 rooms: 1,450 (16.43%)
9 or more rooms: 1,581 (17.92%)
Median (rooms): 6.6

Occupied housing units: 8,688

YEAR HOUSEHOLDER MOVED INTO UNIT
1999 to March 2000: 860 (9.9%)
1995 to 1998: 2,120 (24.4%)
1990 to 1994: 1,429 (16.45%)
1980 to 1989: 1,722 (19.82%)
1970 to 1979: 1,066 (12.27%)
1969 or earlier: 1,491 (17.16%)

VEHICLES AVAILABLE
None: 474 (5.46%)
1: 2,369 (27.27%)
2: 4,333 (49.87%)
3 or more: 1,512 (17.4%)

HOUSE HEATING FUEL
Utility gas: 2,648 (30.48%)
Bottled, tank, or LP gas: 36 (0.41%)
Electricity: 358 (4.12%)
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc: 5,578 (64.2%)
Coal or coke: 7 (0.08%)
Wood: 7 (0.08%)
Solar energy: 0 (0%)
Other fuel: 34 (0.39%)
No fuel used: 20 (0.23%)

SELECTED HOUSE CHARACTERISTICS
Lacking complete plumbing facilities: 9 (0.1%)
Lacking complete kitchen facilities: 7 (0.08%)
No telephone service: 9 (0.1%)

OCCUPANTS PER ROOM
Occupied housing units: 8,688 (100%)
1.00 or less: 8,649 (99.55%)
1.01 to 1.50: 39 (0.45%)
1.51 or more: 0 (0%)

Specified owner-occupied units: 6,320

HOUSE VALUE
Less than $50,000: 22 (0.35%)
$50,000 to $99,999: 21 (0.33%)
$100,000 to $149,999: 136 (2.15%)
$150,000 to $199,999: 692 (10.95%)
$200,000 to $299,999: 3,147 (49.79%)
$300,000 to $499,999: 2,053 (32.48%)
$500,000 to $999,999: 249 (3.94%)
$1,000,000 or more: 0 (0%)
Median (dollars): $271,600

MORTGAGE STATUS AND SELECTED MONTHLY OWNER COSTS
With a mortgage: 4,587 (72.58%)
--Less than $300: 0 (0%)
--$300 to $499: 25 (0.4%)
--$500 to $699: 112 (1.77%)
--$700 to $999: 246 (3.89%)
--$1,000 to $1,499: 1,348 (21.33%)
--$1,500 to $1,999: 1,471 (23.28%)
--$2,000 or more: 1,385 (21.91%)
--Median (dollars): $1,596
Not mortgaged: 1,733 (27.42%)
--Median (dollars): $521

SELECTED MONTHLY OWNER COSTS AS A PERCENTAGE OF HOUSEHOLD INCOME IN 1999
Less than 15.0 percent: 2,045 (32.36%)
15.0 to 19.9 percent: 1,191 (18.84%)
20.0 to 24.9 percent: 1,114 (17.63%)
25.0 to 29.9 percent: 685 (10.84%)
30.0 to 34.9 percent: 382 (6.04%)
35.0 percent or more: 903 (14.29%)
Not computed: 0 (0%)

Specified renter-occupied units: 1,527

GROSS RENT
Less than $200: 45 (2.95%)
$200 to $299: 144 (9.43%)
$300 to $499: 181 (11.85%)
$500 to $749: 391 (25.61%)
$750 to $999: 320 (20.96%)
$1,000 to $1,499: 345 (22.59%)
$1,500 or more: 48 (3.14%)
No cash rent: 53 (3.47%)
Median (dollars): $739

GROSS RENT AS A PERCENTAGE OF HOUSEHOLD INCOME IN 1999
Less than 15.0 percent.: 267 (17.49%)
15.0 to 19.9 percent: 220 (14.41%)
20.0 to 24.9 percent: 222 (14.54%)
25.0 to 29.9 percent: 268 (17.55%)
30.0 to 34.9 percent: 141 (9.23%)
35.0 percent or more: 332 (21.74%)
Not computed: 77 (5.04%)

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