Reading is a city located in the Massachusetts region of the United States. During the most recent census, Reading had a population of 24,747. Reading is the 72nd most poplulated city in the Massachusetts region, the 1,783rd most populated city in the United States and the 11,798th most populated city in the world. Reading is in the America/New York timezone which is 4 hours behind UTC. Reading adjusts the hour with daylight savings time during the winter months.
Reading is located at sea level (29 meters / 95 feet). The closest cities to Reading are Wakefield (2.8 km / 1.8 miles), Lynnfield (4.1 km / 2.6 miles), Stoneham (5.1 km / 3.2 miles), North Reading (5.7 km / 3.5 miles) and Wilmington (6.8 km / 4.2 miles)