West Reading, PA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime
Updated: 2021-08-09
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West Reading, Pennsylvania Info Snack

Population
4,268
Unemployment
3.6%
Poverty
19.0%
Median Home
$117,400
Median Income
$47,071
Median Rent
$812

West Reading SnackAbility

7
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8
Diversity
9
Safety
4
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
8.5

West Reading, PA Crime Report

158
Total Crimes
3,740.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
51.03%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
West Reading
/ 100k People
Pennsylvania
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 158 3,740.5 1,709.8 2,476.7
Violent Crime 30 710.2 306.4 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 5.2 5.0
Robbery 3 71.0 76.1 81.6
Aggravated Assault 27 639.2 191.1 250.2
Property Crime 128 3,030.3 1,403.4 2,109.9
Burglary 9 213.1 182.4 340.5
Larceny 113 2,675.2 1,124.2 1,549.5
Car Theft 6 142.0 96.8 219.9

West Reading, PA Photos

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Rankings for West Reading in Pennsylvania

Map Of West Reading, PA

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Population over time in West Reading

Year Population % Change
2019 4,268 1.3%
2018 4,215 0.1%
2017 4,211 0.3%
2016 4,198 0.2%
2015 4,191 -0.3%
2014 4,204 -0.1%
2013 4,209 0.0%
2012 4,208 0.0%
2011 4,208 -0.0%
2010 4,210 -

Race / Ethnicity in West Reading

White
57.7% (2,462)
African American
7.0% (299)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
3.0% (130)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.7% (30)
Two Or More
5.6% (238)
Hispanic
26.0% (1,109)
Race West Reading PA USA
White 57.7% 76.4% 60.7%
African American 7.0% 10.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 3.0% 3.4% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.7% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 5.6% 1.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 26.0% 7.3% 18.0%

Gender in West Reading

Female
50.5% (2,157)
Male
49.5% (2,111)
Gender West Reading PA USA
Female 50.5% 51.0% 50.8%
Male 49.5% 49.0% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in West Reading for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.0% (213)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (213)
High School / GED
40.0% (1,707)
Some College
15.0% (640)
Associate's Degree
6.0% (256)
Bachelor's Degree
23.0% (981)
Master's Degree
5.0% (213)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (42)
Education West Reading PA USA
< 9th Grade 5.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 40.0% 35.0% 27.0%
Some College 15.0% 16.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 6.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 23.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For West Reading, Pennsylvania

Less than $10,000
5.2% (22,291)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.8% (11,961)
$15,000 to $24,999
12.2% (51,922)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.7% (45,670)
$35,000 to $49,999
20.4% (87,262)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.7% (84,272)
$75,000 to $99,999
15.2% (64,699)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.9% (38,058)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.5% (10,873)
$200,000 or more
2.3% (9,786)
Income West Reading PA USA
Less than $10,000 5.2% 6.1% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.8% 4.3% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 12.2% 9.3% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.7% 9.2% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 20.4% 12.3% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.7% 17.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 15.2% 13.1% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.9% 15.2% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.5% 6.4% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 2.3% 6.6% 7.7%

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