Reading, Michigan

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Population in 2013: 1,066 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -6.0%
 
Males: 535  (50.2%)
Females: 531  (49.8%)
Median resident age:  29.1 years
Michigan median age:  39.6 years

Zip codes: 49274.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $28,539 (it was $33,750 in 2000)
Reading:

$28,539
MI:

$48,273

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $13,738 (it was $15,300 in 2000)

Reading city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $57,833 (it was $57,000 in 2000)
Reading:

$57,833
MI:

$117,500

Median gross rent in 2013: $505.

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  • Races in Reading, MI (2010)

    Reading races chart
    • 1,06098.3%White alone
    • 90.8%Hispanic
    • 50.5%Two or more races
    • 20.2%American Indian alone
    • 10.09%Black alone
    • 10.09%Asian alone

Races in Reading detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Reading: 81.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (33.4%), Irish (15.4%), English (7.1%), Polish (5.7%), United States (4.8%), French (3.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 1190 feet

Land area: 0.98 square miles.

Population density: 1,093 people per square mile   (low).

Reading,MI real estate house value index trend

Reading, Michigan map

For population 25 years and over in Reading:

  • High school or higher: 85.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 5.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.2%
  • Unemployed: 7.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Reading city:

  • Never married: 27.3%
  • Now married: 44.5%
  • Separated: 6.0%
  • Widowed: 4.4%
  • Divorced: 17.8%



According to our research of Michigan and other state lists there were 11 registered sex offenders living in Reading, Michigan as of August 03, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Reading to the number of sex offenders is 97 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,019 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $709 (1.5%)

Reading satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Battle Creek, MI (40.3 miles , pop. 53,364).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Fort Wayne, IN (56.1 miles , pop. 205,727).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (151.1 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Montgomery, MI (2.3 miles ), Camden, MI (2.4 miles ), Hillsdale, MI (2.9 miles ), Allen, MI (2.9 miles ), Clear Lake, IN (3.0 miles ), Quincy, MI (3.2 miles ), Jonesville, MI (3.3 miles ), Fremont, IN (3.5 miles ).

Latitude: 41.84 N, Longitude: 84.75 W

Area code: 517

Reading household income distribution Reading home values distribution

Crime rates in Reading by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 0000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 0201000000
per 100,000 0.0174.40.089.10.00.00.00.00.00.0
Robberies 0000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 4333100000
per 100,000 350.9261.6266.7267.489.20.00.00.00.00.0
Burglaries 5440012220
per 100,000 438.6348.7355.60.00.094.0192.9185.7186.00.0
Thefts 2037429511137510
per 100,000 1,754.43,225.83,733.3802.1446.01,033.81,253.6650.0465.1940.7
Auto thefts 2331100000
per 100,000 175.4261.6266.789.189.20.00.00.00.00.0
Arson 0200000000
per 100,000 0.0174.40.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 291.7) 192.7381.1259.1170.744.649.966.240.632.939.2

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Reading detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.94
Michigan average:

1.72
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

8.2%
Michigan:

7.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +5 (+0.4%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (39%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Construction (12%)
  • Other services, except public administration (12%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (5%)
  • Wholesale trade (4%)
  • Educational services (4%)
  • Retail trade (22%)
  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Manufacturing (15%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (34%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (15%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (4%)
  • Material moving occupations (4%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Production occupations (10%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in Reading: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Reading, Michigan

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Reading, Michigan average temperatures Reading, Michigan average precipitation Reading, Michigan humidity Reading, Michigan wind speed Reading, Michigan snowfall Reading, Michigan sunshine Reading, Michigan clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Reading-area historical tornado activity is above Michigan state average. It is 68% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/11/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 13.3 miles away from the Reading city center killed 21 people and injured 293 people.

On 4/11/1965, a category F4 tornado 23.1 miles away from the city center killed 23 people and injured 294 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Reading-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Michigan state average. It is 85% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 185.9 miles away from the city center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 226.1 miles away from Reading center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 92.1 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 287.0 miles away from the city center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK) earthquake occurred 254.9 miles away from Reading center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 266.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Hillsdale County (6) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Snowstorms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Power Outage: 1, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Reading topographic map

Birthplace of: Keith Lincoln - Player of football.

Medal of Honor Recipients

Medal of Honor Recipient born in Reading: Sidney Haight.

Hospitals and medical centers near Reading:

  • HILLSDALE COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 8 miles away; HILLSDALE, MI)
  • HOSPICE OF HILLSDALE COUNTY IN (Hospital, about 8 miles away; HILLSDALE, MI)
  • HILLSDALE CO MEDICAL CARE FACI (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; HILLSDALE, MI)
  • BRANCH-HILLSDALE-ST JOSEPH HOSPICE INC (Hospital, about 14 miles away; COLDWATER, MI)
  • LAURELS OF COLDWATER,THE (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; COLDWATER, MI)
  • FMC - COLDWATER (Dialysis Facility, about 15 miles away; COLDWATER, MI)
  • COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTER OF BRANCH COUNTY Acute Care Hospitals (about 15 miles away; COLDWATER, MI)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Reading:

  • Spring Arbor University (about 28 miles; Spring Arbor, MI; Full-time enrollment: 3,374)
  • Jackson College (about 29 miles; Jackson, MI; FT enrollment: 4,258)
  • Northwest State Community College (about 36 miles; Archbold, OH; FT enrollment: 2,406)
  • Siena Heights University (about 38 miles; Adrian, MI; FT enrollment: 2,009)
  • Kellogg Community College (about 41 miles; Battle Creek, MI; FT enrollment: 4,078)
  • Indiana University-Purdue University-Fort Wayne (about 54 miles; Fort Wayne, IN; FT enrollment: 10,126)
  • Western Michigan University (about 55 miles; Kalamazoo, MI; FT enrollment: 20,840)

Public high school in Reading:

Public elementary/middle school in Reading:

Private elementary/middle school in Reading:

  • COOPER AMISH SCHOOL (Students: 46; Location: WESTSIDE COOPER RD; Grades: 1 - 8)
See full list of schools located in Reading

Library in Reading:

  • READING COMMUNITY LIBRARY (Operating income: $35,540; Location: 104 NORTH MAIN STREET; 9,032 books; 258 audio materials; 181 video materials; 28 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Reading: Reading Station (A), Reading Emergency Unit Reading (B), Reading Community Library (C), Reading City Hall (D), Reading Police Department (E), Reading Community Fire Department (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Reading include: Church of the Nazarene (A), Reading United Methodist Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Reading include: Barre Field (1), Rotary Park (2), Water Works Park (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hillsdale County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Reading and their reported violations in the past:

NORTH READING BAPTIST CHURCH (Population served: 82, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 2 regular monitoring violations

Drinking water stations with addresses in Reading that have no violations reported:

  • KIMBALL CAMP YMCA NATURE CTR (Population served: 7,000, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 33.0%
(32.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 11.5% for American Indian residents, 86.7% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.7 people
Michigan:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  71.7%
Whole state:  66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  8.4%
Whole state:  6.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.5% of all households
11 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010

Reading, Michigan environmental map by EPA

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Reading compared to Michigan state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Banks with branches in Reading (2011 data):

  • Century Bank and Trust: Reading Branch at 108 North Main Street, branch established on 1939/04/04. Info updated 2011/01/27: Bank assets: $250.6 mil, Deposits: $219.7 mil, headquarters in Coldwater, MI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 13 total offices, Holding Company: Century Financial Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.6
Michigan average:

11.0

Reading travel time to work - commute Reading mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (87%)
  • Electricity (10%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • Wood (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Reading city (based on Hillsdale County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant6,30651
Catholic2,1981
Mainline Protestant2,18720
Other3664
None35,631-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 9
Hillsdale County:

1.93 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

2.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 10
Hillsdale County:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

1.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
Hillsdale County:

3.00 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 29
Here:

6.21 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.80 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

9.1%
Michigan:

9.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Hillsdale County:

29.3%
Michigan:

29.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

16.3%
State:

13.4%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 1$3,946$47,3523$3,569
Other Government Administration 0$0 5$757
Police - Other 0$0 1$319
Water Supply 2$5,581$33,4860$0
Totals for Government 3$9,527$38,1089$5,314

Reading government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $144,000 ($135.08)
    General - Other: $108,000 ($101.31)
    Police Protection: $103,000 ($96.62)
    Sewerage: $82,000 ($76.92)
    Water Utilities: $81,000 ($75.98)
    Central Staff Services: $67,000 ($62.85)
    Solid Waste Management: $48,000 ($45.03)
    Housing & Community Development: $38,000 ($35.65)
    General Public Buildings: $31,000 ($29.08)
    Fire Protection: $15,000 ($14.07)
    Financial Administration: $13,000 ($12.20)
    Parks & Recreation: $6,000 ($5.63)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $102,000 ($95.68)
    Housing & Community Development: $88,000 ($82.55)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $247,000 ($231.71)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $86,000 ($80.68)

Reading government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $79,000 ($74.11)
    Solid Waste Management: $50,000 ($46.90)
    All Other: $36,000 ($33.77)
    Parks & Recreation: $2,000 ($1.88)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing & Community Development: $21,000 ($19.70)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $58,000 ($54.41)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $41,000 ($38.46)
    General Revenue, NEC: $37,000 ($34.71)
    Rents: $15,000 ($14.07)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $204,000 ($191.37)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $163,000 ($152.91)
    Highways: $142,000 ($133.21)
  • Tax - Property: $220,000 ($206.38)
    NEC: $1,000 ($0.94)

Reading government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $1,381,000 ($1295.50)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $1,353,000 ($1269.23)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $28,000 ($26.27)

Reading government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $129,000 ($121.01)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,146,000 ($1075.05)

4.86% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($30,816 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.86%
Michigan average:

5.09%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Jackson County, MI  0.66% ($30,148 average AGI)
from Branch County, MI  0.49% ($26,593)
from Lenawee County, MI  0.47% ($31,312)


5.47% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($29,522 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.47%
Michigan average:

5.58%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Jackson County, MI  0.75% ($28,508 average AGI)
to Lenawee County, MI  0.61% ($22,545)
to Branch County, MI  0.51% ($23,595)

Strongest AM radio stations in Reading:

  • WTVB (1590 AM; 5 kW; COLDWATER, MI; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WFDF (910 AM; 50 kW; FLINT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WOWO (1190 AM; 50 kW; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: PATHFINDER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WJR (760 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WCHB (1200 AM; 50 kW; TAYLOR, MI; Owner: RADIO ONE OF DETROIT, LLC)
  • WDFN (1130 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WWJ (950 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WOAP (1080 AM; 50 kW; OWOSSO, MI)
  • WCSR (1340 AM; 1 kW; HILLSDALE, MI; Owner: WCSR, INC.)
  • WXYT (1270 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF DETROIT)
  • WMSH-FM (99 AM; 1 kW; STURGIS, MI; Owner: LAKE CITIES BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WJKN (1510 AM; daytime; 5 kW; JACKSON, MI)
  • WBCK (930 AM; 5 kW; BATTLE CREEK, MI; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Reading:

  • WCSR-FM (92.1 FM; HILLSDALE, MI; Owner: WCSR, INC)
  • WBZV (102.5 FM; HUDSON, MI; Owner: FRIENDS COMMUNICATIONS OF HUDSON INC)
  • WAAQ (88.3 FM; ONSTED, MI; Owner: GREAT LAKES COMMUNITY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WLKI (100.3 FM; ANGOLA, IN; Owner: LAKE CITIES BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WNWN-FM (98.5 FM; COLDWATER, MI; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WBOI (91.3 FM; ORLAND, IN; Owner: PUBLIC BROADCASTING OF NORTHEAST INDIANA, INC)
  • WCVM (94.7 FM; BRONSON, MI; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • WEAX (88.3 FM; ANGOLA, IN; Owner: TRI-STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WPCJ (91.1 FM; PITTSFORD, MI; Owner: PITTSFORD EDUC. B/CING FOUNDATION)
  • WGBE (90.9 FM; BRYAN, OH; Owner: PUBLIC B/G FOUNDATION OF NW OHIO)
  • WLZZ (104.5 FM; MONTPELIER, OH; Owner: LAKE CITIES BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WUFN (96.7 FM; ALBION, MI; Owner: FAMILY LIFE BROADCASTING SYSTEM)
  • WSAE (106.9 FM; SPRING ARBOR, MI; Owner: SPRING ARBOR COLLEGE COMMUNICATIONS)

TV broadcast stations around Reading:

  • WLAJ (Channel 53; LANSING, MI; Owner: FREEDOM BROADCASTING OF MICHIGAN, INC.)
  • WHTV (Channel 18; JACKSON, MI; Owner: SPARTAN-TV, L.L.C.)
  • WILX-TV (Channel 10; ONONDAGA, MI; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WINM (Channel 63; ANGOLA, IN; Owner: TRI-STATE CHRISTIAN TV, INC.)

Reading fatal accident list:

Jul 3, 2007 05:02 AM, Sr-49, Lat: 41.82960, Lon: -84.74795, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Oct 16, 2003 07:49 PM, Michigan St, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Reading)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • 312 N Main (Lat: 41.841444 Lon: -84.748278), Call Sign: KXH674
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.175 MHz, 155.265 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/28/2012, Expiration Date: 03/16/2022
    Registrant: Reading Emergency Unit, 320 N Main Street, Reading, MI 49274, Phone: (517) 283-2856, Fax: (517) 283-7045, Email:
  • 930 W Reading Rd (Lat: 41.999500 Lon: -84.791083), Call Sign: KNDU688, Licensee ID: L00570725
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.460 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/20/2002, Expiration Date: 11/30/2012, Cancellation Date: 02/02/2013
    Registrant: Thomas Schroeder, 930 W Reading Rd, Reading, MI 49274
  • 2671 Dimmers Rd (Lat: 41.838944 Lon: -84.737722), Call Sign: WNAS713, Licensee ID: L00914955
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.175 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/09/2004, Expiration Date: 10/12/2014
    Registrant: Lennard, Gene:lennard, Robert Dba Lennard Farms, 2671 Dimmers Rd, Reading, MI 49274, Phone: (517) 357-4340

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

30 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Reading)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

5
  • Aircraft: JASPER PARKER TEENIE II (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 85 mph), Engine: VOLKSWAGEN CONVERSION (36 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1HJ , Serial Number: 5716, Year manufactured: 1972, Airworthiness Date: 11/03/1976
    Registrant (Individual): Henry L Jaspers, 511 Silver St, Reading, MI 49274
  • Aircraft: BEECH 35-A33 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 138 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR I0-470 SERIES (260 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1381Z , Serial Number: CD-370, Year manufactured: 1961, Airworthiness Date: 07/21/1961
    Registrant (Corporation): Roll-Tech Inc, 104 Enterprise Dr, Reading, MI 49274
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28R-200 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING I0360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 33567 , Serial Number: 28R-7535162, Year manufactured: 1975, Airworthiness Date: 03/03/1975
    Registrant (Corporation): R Merritt Investments Inc, 5151 Fowler Rd, Reading, MI 49274
  • Aircraft: JOHNSON FRANCIS B CORBEN BABY ACE (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 39908 , Serial Number: 111, Year manufactured: 1984, Airworthiness Date: 03/01/1988
    Registrant (Individual): Francis B Johnson, 2511 S Edon Rd Rt 2, Reading, MI 49274
  • Aircraft: HANSEN DALE A DRAGONFLY (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: AMA/EXPR UNKNOWN ENG (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 480AL , Serial Number: 004, Year manufactured: 1987, Airworthiness Date: 07/31/1987
    Registrant (Individual): Craig D Hinkle, 3330 Totem Trail, Reading, MI 49274

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 15
  • Hazardous Condition: 21

Incident types - Reading

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Reading, MI
Most common first names in Reading, MI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Charles2473.8 years
George2376.7 years
Robert2272.5 years
Mary2078.5 years
John2080.8 years
Harold1975.7 years
Donald1466.6 years
Richard1369.9 years
William1271.9 years
Anna1182.1 years
Most common last names in Reading, MI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith1378.9 years
Jackson1278.4 years
Mcclellan977.7 years
Brown973.6 years
Miller871.7 years
Carpenter770.7 years
Johnson779.9 years
Taylor775.3 years
Davis675.8 years
Boyd681.4 years

Businesses in Reading, MI

  • YMCA: 1

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Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2015.