Reading, PA Real Estate
According to census data in the year 2000 there were 34,309 housing units in Reading.
This represents a 0.1% growth from 34,276 in 1990.
Of those housing units, 34,309 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.
Homeownership rate in Reading is about 51%.
Reading's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 12.2%.
Average household size is 2.63 people.
The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Reading were built after 1939.
|Housing Units by Size|
|Five Bedrooms or more||10.40%|
Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||2.77|
|Median year structure was built||1939|
|Median Value of occupied units||$44,500|
|Median Price asked for vacant units||$30,200|
Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||2.47|
|Median year structure was built||1942|
|Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units||$394|
Owners Finance Status
|Second Mortgage & Equity Loan||0.30%|
|Home Equity Loan||7%|
|Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs||18.4%|