In 2018, Reading City PUMA, PA had a population of 143k people with a median age of 34 and a median household income of $43,073. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Reading City PUMA, PA grew from 142,652 to 142,854, a 0.142% increase and its median household income grew from $41,625 to $43,073, a 3.48% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Reading City PUMA, PA are White (Non-Hispanic) (45%), White (Hispanic) (21.9%), Two+ (Hispanic) (10.8%), Other (Hispanic) (8.73%), and Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (6.58%). 38.9% of the households in Reading City PUMA, PA speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 91.3% of the residents in Reading City PUMA, PA are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Berks County (Southwest)--Reading City PUMA, PA are Alvernia University (764 degrees awarded in 2019), Reading Area Community College (506 degrees), and Albright College (407 degrees).
In 2018, the median property value in Reading City PUMA, PA was $126,200, and the homeownership rate was 54.1%. Most people in Reading City PUMA, PA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 23.8 minutes. The average car ownership in Reading City PUMA, PA was 2 cars per household.