Send us your Reading photos:
Reading is a township in Hillsdale County.[NOTE: This is not the only community in Michigan named Reading. For links to other places called Reading, MI, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]
The latitude of Reading is 41.854N. The longitude is -84.763W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,155 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 1,781.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Reading demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Hillsdale County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 49082 ZIP code.
28% of Reading residents report German ancestry, and 11% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Reading ancestry & family history guide.
Post a query on a message board:
Records & databases:
At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Reading was $19,625, compared with $21,587 nationally.
13% of Reading residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Reading, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $385. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $769.
Hillsdale County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Reading political report.
The average commute time for Reading workers is 25 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
More info about Reading:
Send us your corrections and additions
Search Associate's degrees, Bachelor's degrees, Master's degrees, Certificate programs, Diploma programs, and many others.
Enter your ZIP or Postal code to find schools near you. Your dream major may be just around the corner!