Population Demographics for Reading, Pennsylvania in 2019, 2018



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Population Demographics by Race

RacePopulation% of Total
Total Population88,082100
Hispanic or Latino51,23058
White42,61748
Some Other Race26,53830
Black or African American11,62413
Two or More Races5,3986
Asian1,0391
American Indian794Below 1%
Three or more races329Below 1%

Population Demographics by Race and gender.

MaleFemaleTotal
Total Population42,75745,32588,082
Hispanic or Latino25,40025,83051,230
White20,20422,41342,617
Some Other Race13,15013,38826,538
Black or African American5,7925,83211,624
Two or More Races2,6712,7275,398
Asian5035361,039
American Indian401393794
Three or more races157172329

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Demographic population totals

Total population in Reading

 
Total Population:88,082
Male Population:42,757
Female Population:45,325

Demographic median age by sex

Median age in Reading

 
Both sexes28
Male27
Female30

Demographic sex by age for the population in households

Population in households in Reading

 
Total Population:85,537
Male Population:41,527
Under 5 years:4,356
5 to 9 years:3,784
10 to 14 years:3,675
15 to 17 years:2,191
18 and 19 years:1,460
20 years:702
21 years:712
22 to 24 years:1,961
25 to 29 years:3,097
30 to 34 years:2,755
35 to 39 years:2,517
40 to 44 years:2,608
45 to 49 years:2,657
50 to 54 years:2,379
55 to 59 years:1,939
60 and 61 years:674
62 to 64 years:901
65 and 66 years:454
67 to 69 years:563
70 to 74 years:739
75 to 79 years:609
80 to 84 years:452
85 years and over:342
Female Population:44,010
Under 5 years:4,000
5 to 9 years:3,709
10 to 14 years:3,367
15 to 17 years:2,115
18 and 19 years:1,434
20 years:724
21 years:722
22 to 24 years:2,162
25 to 29 years:3,460
30 to 34 years:2,900
35 to 39 years:2,731
40 to 44 years:2,915
45 to 49 years:2,735
50 to 54 years:2,423
55 to 59 years:2,055
60 and 61 years:763
62 to 64 years:1,074
65 and 66 years:572
67 to 69 years:743
70 to 74 years:963
75 to 79 years:869
80 to 84 years:764
85 years and over:810

Demographic average population of home by age

Average household size in Reading

 
Total:2
Under 18 years:0
18 years and over:1

Demographic household type

Number of occupied homes in Reading

 
Total:29,979
Family led homes:19,257
Husband-wife family:8,942
Other family:10,315
Population of male led with no wife present:2,421
Population female led with no husband present:7,894
Population of Nonfamily homes:10,722
Population living alone:8,571
Population not living alone:2,151

Demographic population of homes with people under 18 years old by type

Total occupied homes in Reading with people under 18 years old:

 
Total:29,979
Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:12,600
Population of family homes:12,488
Husband-wife family:4,765
Under 6 years only:1,021
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:1,534
6 to 17 years only:2,210
Other family:7,723
Male householder, no wife present:1,541
Under 6 years only:483
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:351
6 to 17 years only:707
Female led with no husband present:6,182
Under 6 years only:1,536
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:1,940
6 to 17 years only:2,706
Nonfamily households:112
Male led households:77
Under 6 years only:15
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:12
6 to 17 years only:50
Female led householder:35
Under 6 years only:6
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:4
6 to 17 years only:25
Households with no people under 18 years:17,379
Family households:6,769
Husband-wife family:4,177
Other family:2,592
Male led with no wife present:880
Female led with no husband present:1,712
Nonfamily households:10,610
Male led householder:5,254
Female led householder:5,356

Demographic type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number led homes in Reading, by type

 
Total Home Population:29,979
Population of Family homes:19,257
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:1,437
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:4,486
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:4,598
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:3,856
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:1,377
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:1,189
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:1,260
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:806
Population of 85 year olds and over:248
Population of Nonfamily Homes:10,722
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:670
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:1,248
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:1,352
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:2,152
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:1,133
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:973
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:1,428
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:1,124
Population of 85 year olds and over:642

Demographic population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

households in Reading containing people over 60

 
Total Population:29,979
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:8,856
1-person household:3,827
2-or-more-person household:5,029
Family households:4,588
Nonfamily households:441
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:21,123
1-person household:4,744
2-or-more-person household:16,379
Family homes:14,669
Nonfamily homes:1,710

Demographic population of multigenerational homes

homes in Reading with multiple generations.

 
Total Population:29,979
Home has three or more generations:2,263
Home does not have three or more generations:27,716

Demographic presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried population in Reading under 18 years old in homes

 
Total Population:27,164
Unmarried partner of home lead present:4,668
In family homes:4,601
Population of male led and male partner homes:68
Population of male led and female partner households:1,586
Population of female led and female partner households:107
Population of female led and male partner households:2,840
In nonfamily homes:67
Population of male led and male partner homes:0
Population of male led and female partner homes:55
Population of female led and female partner homes:4
Population of female led and male partner homes:8
No unmarried partner of home lead present:22,496
In family homes:22,389
Population of husband-wife family homes:10,578
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:1,189
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:10,622
In nonfamily homes:107

Demographic population in families by age

Population in families living in Reading

 
Total Population:67,795
Population Under 18 years:26,700
Population 18 years and over:41,095

Demographic tenure of people in homes

How long in Reading have lived in one place.

 
Total:29,979
Population of Owner occupied homes:12,703
Family home:9,066
Nonfamily homess:3,637
Male led home:1,777
Living alone:1,360
Not living alone:417
Female led home:1,860
Living alone:1,543
Not living alone:317
Population of Renter occupied homes:17,276
Family run homes:10,191
Husband-wife family:3,300
Other family:6,891
Male led with no wife present:1,375
Female led with no husband present:5,516
Nonfamily Homes:7,085
Male led homes:3,554
Male living alone:2,777
Male not living alone:777
Female led homes:3,531
Females living alone:2,891
Females not living alone:640