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Where is Reading, PA?

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Reading is a city found in Pennsylvania, The United States Of America. It is located 40.34 latitude and -75.93 longitude and it is situated at elevation 83 meters above sea level.

Reading has a population of 88,082 making it the 5th biggest city in Pennsylvania. It operates on the EDT time zone, which means that it follows the same time zone as Philadelphia.

Quick facts

Country The United States Of America
State Pennsylvania
Population 88,082
Elevation 83 m over sea level
Time Zone EDT
Longitude -75.926870
Latitude 40.335650
Airport Reading Municipal Airport

Reading has a population of around 88057, of which 43058 (48%) are male and 44999 (51%) are female. The average age of the inhabitants of Reading is 32.40, meaning that the average person is below the national median age of 37. For every male, there are approximately 1.05 females, meaning that the population is relatively evenly distributed between males and female(s).

Of Reading's 88057 residents, around 76687 (87.10%) identify as having a single race. The majority of the population is white, which consists of 54.10% of the population. Of the remaining population, 10801 are black/African Americans (12.30%), 2102 are native Americans (2.40%), 654 are asians (0.70%), 157 are pacific islanders (0.20%), 15324 are other (17.00%).

The median income of households in Reading is $26784.00, meaning that most of the households are above the poverty threshold for families of three. Of the total population, 16.90% of households reported an annual income of less than $10,000.

Reading, PA Zipcodes

The city of Reading has 8 zipcodes recognized by the United States Census Bureau: 19601, 19602, 19604, 19605, 19606, 19607, 19610, 19611.

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This page was last updated on October 2, 2015.