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People

Total Population 4,204
Male Share of the Population 48.8%
Female Share of the Population 51.2%
Senior Citizens 21.9%
Employed Population 16+ 1,952
Age of the Population 40

Families

% of people married 38.1%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 19.3%
Median Earnings25+ $35,304
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $21,250
Median Earnings With High School Degree $30,099

Wealth

Median Family Income $53,815
% Above Poverty Level 89.3%
% Below Poverty Level 10.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 17 minutes
% Working from Home 0.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work 15.5%
% Using Public Transportation 3.3%

Housing

People Living Alone 39.4%
Median Gross Rent $880
Median House Value $121,100

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 31.5%
US/American 0%
English 3.1%
Irish 13.9%

West Reading Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 1 miles W of Reading, Pennsylvania (center to center)
Nearest Large City 49 miles NW of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
County Berks
Metro Area Reading
Standard Zip Codes 19602, 19611
Phone Area Codes 610
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 40.333
Longitude -75.947

West Reading Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station BLUE MARSH LAKE
Distance 5.7 miles
Jan Temp 19 to 35 F
Apr Temp 39 to 60 F
Jul Temp 63 to 84 F
Oct Temp 41 to 63 F
Annual Precip 45.2 inches
Station READING 4 NNW
Distance 5.8 miles
Jan Temp 21 to 38 F
Apr Temp 40 to 62 F
Jul Temp 65 to 85 F
Oct Temp 43 to 65 F
Annual Precip 44.8 inches
Station HAMBURG
Distance 15.1 miles
Jan Temp 18 to 36 F
Apr Temp 39 to 61 F
Jul Temp 63 to 84 F
Oct Temp 41 to 63 F
Annual Precip 46.6 inches

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