Census shows Reading, Berks growth spurt

The Census has just released its population data for PA. As it stands Reading saw it’s population increase by more than 8.5 percent. It however, did not grow as fast as Allentown which grew at a rate of 10.7% Because our state did not experience the amount of growth that other states had, PA is set to lose one seat in the U.S. House of Representatives. Latinos showed the biggest population gains, growing by more than 82.6%. In Reading alone, Latinos account for over 58%

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Census shows Reading, Berks growth spurt.

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