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Demographics

People

Total Population272
Male Share of the Population48.5%
Female Share of the Population51.5%
Senior Citizens3.3%
Employed Population 16+101
Age of the Population29

Families

% of people married53.6%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher12.9%
Median Earnings25+$24,583
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$35,000
Median Earnings With High School Degree$24,375

Wealth

Median Family Income$38,750
% Above Poverty Level75.2%
% Below Poverty Level24.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time33 minutes
% Working from Home%
% Walking and Biking to Work0%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone8.2%
Median Gross Rent$0
Median House Value$68,900

Ancestry

German32.4%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)18.4%
Irish17.3%
French Except Basque6.3%
English5.1%
Italian5.1%
Canadian4%
Polish3.7%
Welsh3.7%
Swedish2.2%
Swiss0.4%
Scottish0.4%
Dutch0.4%
Slovak0.4%
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Reading Almanac

CategoryValue
County Lyon County
Standard Zip Codes66868
Phone Area Codes620
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude38.51
Approximate Longitude-95.95

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)

StationMELVERN LAKE
Distance14 miles
Jan Temp17 to 38 F
Apr Temp43 to 65 F
Jul Temp67 to 89 F
Oct Temp45 to 69 F
Annual Precip37.1 inches
StationJOHN REDMOND LAKE
Distance21.8 miles
Jan Temp17 to 38 F
Apr Temp43 to 66 F
Jul Temp67 to 89 F
Oct Temp44 to 69 F
Annual Precip34.9 inches
StationPOMONA LAKE
Distance23 miles
Jan Temp17 to 37 F
Apr Temp43 to 66 F
Jul Temp68 to 90 F
Oct Temp45 to 69 F
Annual Precip37.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Admire93$43,750
Emporia24,707$44,394
Hartford401$56,607
Lebo844$54,643
Neosho Rapids187$46,875
Osage City2,875$62,105

Reading Public Schools

Reading School
1st & Osage
ZIP: 66868
(620) 699-3827
Primary
Total Enrollment 86
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