The Reading, PA MSA consists of Berks County and includes the principal city of Reading, which serves as the county seat of Berks County. The MSA is part of the Philadelphia-Camden-Vineland, PA-NJ-DE-MD combined statistical area. The city of Reading is approximately 65 miles northwest of Philadelphia and 60 miles east of Harrisburg.
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The maps provided below illustrate the location of the Reading, PA MSA and city of Reading. In addition, there are maps that indicate income levels by census tract and areas of concentrated poverty.