The unemployment rate in Reading Metro Area is 4.5% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. Reading Metro Area jobs have increased by 0.6%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Reading Metro Area's cost of living is 8.2% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
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The Reading metro area voted Republican in four of the last five Presidential elections, voting Democratic in 2008. More Voting Stats
Reading Metro Area's population is 415,500 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 2.0%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 24.9 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Reading Metro Area is Real Estate: $167,900
. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 4.7%.
Reading Metro Area public schools spend $14,121 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.3 students per teacher in Reading Metro Area. More Education