U.S. Beacon October 15, 2019

Reading, MA

Middlesex County, Massachusetts

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



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

Total Population: 23,708
Male: 11,436 (48.24%)
Female: 12,272 (51.76%)

Population data by age, 2000 data
Under 5 years: 1,701 (7.17%)
5 to 9 years: 1,763 (7.44%)
10 to 14 years: 1,828 (7.71%)
15 to 19 years: 1,313 (5.54%)
20 to 24 years: 830 (3.5%)
25 to 34 years: 2,671 (11.27%)
35 to 44 years: 4,393 (18.53%)
45 to 54 years: 3,678 (15.51%)
55 to 59 years: 1,238 (5.22%)
60 to 64 years: 924 (3.9%)
65 to 74 years: 1,752 (7.39%)
75 to 84 years: 1,194 (5.04%)
85 years and over: 423 (1.78%)

Median age: 39.1 years

Population data by age, legal ages, 2000 data
18 years and over: 17,476 (73.71%)
21 years and over: 16,954 (71.51%)
62 years and over: 3,910 (16.49%)
65 years and over: 3,369 (14.21%)

18 years and older by gender, 2000 data
18 years and over: 17,476 (73.71%)
--Male: 8,197 (34.57%)
--Female: 9,279 (39.14%)

65 years and older by gender, 2000 data
65 years and over: 3,369 (14.21%)
--Male: 1,339 (5.65%)
--Female: 2,030 (8.56%)

Races, 2000 data
One Race: 23,553 (99.35%)
--White: 22,721 (95.84%)
--Hispanic or Latino (of any race): 200 (0.84%)
--Black or African American: 86 (0.36%)
--American Indian and Alaska Native: 15 (0.06%)
--Asian: 525 (2.21%)
----Asian Indian: 126 (0.53%)
----Chinese: 208 (0.88%)
----Filipino: 9 (0.04%)
----Japanese: 42 (0.18%)
----Korean: 75 (0.32%)
----Vietnamese: 20 (0.08%)
----Other Asian: 45 (0.19%)
--Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 6 (0.03%)
----Native Hawaiian: 2 (0.01%)
----Guamanian or Chamorro: 0 (0%)
----Samoan: 3 (0.01%)
----Other Pacific Islander: 1 (0%)
--Some other race: 50 (0.21%)
Two or more Races: 155 (0.65%)

Hispanic or Latino Races, 2000 data
Hispanic or Latino (of any race): 200 (0.84%)
--Mexican: 44 (0.19%)
--Puerto Rican: 35 (0.15%)
--Cuban: 15 (0.06%)
--Other Hispanic or Latino: 106 (0.45%)
Not Hispanic or Latino: 23,508 (99.16%)
--White Alone: 22,721 (95.84%)

Housedold Data, 2000 data
Household population: 23,545 (99.31%)
--Householder: 8,688 (36.65%)
--Spouse: 5,517 (23.27%)
--Child: 7,976 (33.64%)
----Child with own child under 18 years: 5,988 (25.26%)
--Other relatives: 784 (3.31%)
----Other relatives under 18 years: 218 (0.92%)
--Nonrelatives: 580 (2.45%)
----Unmarried partner: 223 (0.94%)
Living in group quarters: 163 (0.69%)
--Institutionalized Population: 146 (0.62%)
--Non Institutionalized Population: 17 (0.07%)
Total households: 8,688
Family households (families): 6,437 (74.09%)
----With own children under 18 years: 3,189 (36.71%)
--Married-couple families: 5,517 (63.5%)
----With own children under 18 years: 2,815 (32.4%)
--Female householder, no husband present: 723 (8.32%)
----With own children under 18 years: 314 (3.61%)
Nonfamily households: 2,251 (25.91%)
--Householder living alone: 1,942 (22.35%)
----Householder 65 years and over: 856 (9.85%)
Households with one or more people under 18 years: 3,326 (38.28%)
Households with one or more people 65 years and over: 2,326 (26.77%)
Average household size: 2.71 people
Average family size: 3.22 people

Housing Units, 2000 data
Total housing units: 8,823
Occupied housing units: 8,688 (98.47%)
Vacant housing units: 135 (1.53%)
--For seasonal, occasional, or recreational use: 12 (0.14%)
Home owner vacancy rate (percent): 0.3%
Rental vacancy rate (percent): 3.1%
Occupied housing units: 8,688 (98.47%)
Owner occupied housing units: 7,165 (81.21%)
Renter occupied housing units: 1,523 (17.26%)
Average household size of owner occupied units: 2.9 people
Average household size of renter occupied units: 1.79 people

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