New Britain, PA

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Population

3,031

0.198% growth

Median Age

29.9


Median Household Income

$75,714

4.61% growth

Poverty Rate

6.53%


Number of Employees

1,623

5.8% decline

Median Property Value

$266,100

7.13% growth

About

In 2017, New Britain, PA had a population of 3.03k people with a median age of 29.9 and a median household income of $75,714. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of New Britain, PA grew from 3,025 to 3,031, a 0.198% increase and its median household income grew from $72,377 to $75,714, a 4.61% increase.

The population of New Britain, PA is 89.5% White Alone, 4.88% Hispanic or Latino, and 2.61% Asian Alone. N/A% of the people in New Britain, PA speak a non-English language, and 94.8% are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in New Britain, PA are Delaware Valley University (473 degrees awarded in 2016).

The median property value in New Britain, PA is $266,100, and the homeownership rate is 77.5%. Most people in New Britain, PA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 23.3 minutes. The average car ownership in New Britain, PA is 2 cars per household.

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Economy

The economy of New Britain, PA employs 1.62k people. The largest industries in New Britain, PA are Health Care & Social Assistance (306 people), Retail Trade (213 people), and Accommodation & Food Services (185 people), and the highest paying industries are Information ($103,594), Finance & Insurance ($80,250), and Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($78,594).

Median household income in New Britain, PA is $75,714. Males in New Britain, PA have an average income that is 1.35 times higher than the average income of females, which is $49,502. The income inequality in New Britain, PA (measured using the Gini index) is 0.469, which is lower than than the national average.

Wages

Median Household Income

$75,714

2017 value

± $6,055

4.61%

1 Year Growth

± 12.4%

Households in New Britain, PA have a median annual income of $75,714, which is more than the median annual income of $60,336 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $72,377 in 2016, which represents a 4.61% annual growth.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

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$67,039

Average Male Salary

± $1,040

$49,502

Average Female Salary

± $757

In 2017, full-time male employees in Pennsylvania made 1.35 times more than female employees.

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Wage by Race and Ethnicity in Common Jobs

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Highest Average Salaries by Race & Ethnicity

  1. Asian

    $61,450 ± $4,076

  2. White

    $51,412 ± $642

  3. Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander

    $38,644 ± $21,965

In 2017 the highest paid race/ethnicity of Pennsylvania workers was Asian. These workers were paid 1.2 times more than White workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for New Britain, PA is from Pennsylvania.

0.469

2017 Wage GINI

0.469

2016 Wage GINI

In 2017, the income inequality in Pennsylvania was 0.469 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.19% growth from 2016 to 2017, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat less even.

The 2017 the GINI for Pennsylvania was lower than than the national average of 0.479. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Pennsylvania in comparison to the national average.

This chart shows the number of workers in Pennsylvania across various wage buckets compared to the national average.

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Income by Location

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Highest Median Household Income (Total)

  1. Census Tract 1048

  2. N/A

  3. N/A

In 2017, the place with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in New Britain, PA was Census Tract 1048 with a value of $75,714, followed by N/A and N/A, with respective values of N/A and N/A.

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Poverty by Age and Gender

Females 45 - 54

Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

6.53% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in New Britain, PA (147 out of 2.25k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is lower than the national average of 13.4%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 45 - 54, followed by Females 55 - 64 and then Females 75+.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Poverty by Race and Ethnicity

Largest Race or Ethnicity Living in Poverty

  1. White

    147 ± 58

  2. Black

    0 ± 51

  3. Native American

    0 ± 51

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in New Britain, PA is White, followed by Black and Native American.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Occupations

Employment by Occupations

1.62k

2017 Value

± 194

-5.8%

1 Year decline

± 17.7%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in New Britain, PA declined at a rate of -5.8%, from 1.72k employees to 1.62k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in New Britain, PA, are Office & Administrative Support Occupations (298 people), Sales & Related Occupations (227 people), and Management Occupations (152 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of New Britain, PA.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of New Britain, PA, by number of employees, are Office & Administrative Support Occupations (298 people), Sales & Related Occupations (227 people), and Management Occupations (152 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other places, New Britain, PA has an unusually high number of residents working as Personal Care & Service Occupations (1.68 times higher than expected), Food Preparation & Serving Related Occupations (1.47 times), and Health Diagnosing & Treating Practitioners & Other Technical Occupations (1.44 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of New Britain, PA, by median earnings, are Architecture & Engineering Occupations ($191,635), Computer, Engineering, & Science Occupations ($121,786), and Management Occupations ($98,333).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

1.62k

2017 Value

± 194

-5.8%

1 Year decline

± 17.7%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in New Britain, PA declined at a rate of -5.8%, from 1.72k employees to 1.62k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in New Britain, PA, are Health Care & Social Assistance (306 people), Retail Trade (213 people), and Accommodation & Food Services (185 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of New Britain, PA, though some of these residents may live in New Britain, PA and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Most Common

The most common industries in New Britain, PA, by number of employees, are Health Care & Social Assistance (306 people), Retail Trade (213 people), and Accommodation & Food Services (185 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other places, New Britain, PA has an unusually high number of Management of Companies & Enterprises (11.4 times higher than expected), Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation (2.04 times), and Accommodation & Food Services (1.5 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in New Britain, PA, by median earnings, are Information ($103,594), Finance & Insurance ($80,250), and Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($78,594).

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Domestic Trade

Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from Pennsylvania to other states, or from other states to Pennsylvania.

Top Domestic Production in Dollars

  1. $83B

  2. $50.6B

  3. $49.7B

In 2015, the top outbound Pennsylvania product (by dollars) was Mixed freight with $83B, followed by Coal-n.e.c. ($50.6B) and Pharmaceuticals ($49.7B).

The following chart shows the share of these products in relation to all outbound Pennsylvania products.

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$618B

2015 Value

$954B

Projected 2045 Value

54.4% growth

In 2015, total outbound Pennsylvania trade was $618B. This is expected to increase 54.4% to $954B by 2045.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound Pennsylvania trade is projected to change in comparison to its neighboring states.

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Interstate Trade

Interstate trade consists of products and services shipped from Pennsylvania to other states, or from other states to Pennsylvania.

Most Common Trade Partners

  1. $61B

  2. $57.7B

  3. $33.1B

In 2015, the top outbound Pennsylvania domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was New York with $61B, followed by New Jersey with $57.7B and Ohio and $33.1B.

The following map shows the amount of trade that Pennsylvania shares with each state (excluding itself).

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Health

95.7% of the population of New Britain, PA has health coverage, with 46.3% on employee plans, 5.58% on Medicaid, 10.2% on Medicare, 33.5% on non-group plans, and 0.099% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in the place of New Britain, PA was $9,258 in 2014. This is a 4.29% increase from the previous year ($8,877).

Primary care physicians in New Britain, PA see 1232 patients per year on average, which represents a 0.326% increase from the previous year (1228 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1481 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 559 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, Fayette County has the highest prevalence of diabetes (16%). Additionally, Clearfield County has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (39.3%)

Patient to Clinician Ratios

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1,232 to 1

Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio

Primary care physicians in Pennsylvania see an average of 1,232 patients per year. This represents a 0.326% increase from the previous year (1,228 patients).

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Behavioral Health Conditions

Data only available at the state level.

State with the Highest Prevalence

  1. 8.26% of the population affected

  2. 8.13% of the population affected

  3. 7.98% of the population affected

In 2016, West Virginia had the highest prevalence of adults with major depressive episode, with 8.26% of the population affected. The second highest is Arkansas (8.13%), followed by New Hampshire (7.98%).

The following map shows the percent of individuals with major depressive episode by state over multiple years.

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Access and Quality

Data only available at state level.

Most prevalent states

  1. 19.2% of adults

  2. 17.9% of adults

  3. 17.6% of adults

In 2016, Mississippi had the highest prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost, at 19.2%. It is followed by Texas (17.9%) and Louisiana (17.6%).

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Health Care Spending

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$9,258

Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care 

$4,634

Per Enrollee Private Health Insurance Spending on Personal Health Care

$9,407

Per Enrollee Medicaid Spending on Personal Health Care

$11,243

Per Enrollee Medicare Spending on Personal Health Care

Between 2013 and 2014, all personal health care spending per capita in Pennsylvania (including private, Medicare, and Medicaid) grew 4.29%, from $8,877 to $9,258.

The following chart shows how this spending changed over time in comparison to Medicaid, Medicare, and private insurance spending, per enrollee.

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Health Care Coverage

4.29%

Uninsured

46.3%

Employer Coverage

5.58%

Medicaid

10.2%

Medicare

33.5%

Non-Group

0.099%

Military or VA

Between 2016 and 2017, the percent of uninsured citizens in New Britain, PA declined by 1.71% from 4.36% to 4.29%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in New Britain, PA changed over time compared with the percent of individuals enrolled in various types of health insurance.

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Health Risks

Data available at the county level.

Most at risk counties

  1. 16% prevalence

  2. 13.4% prevalence

  3. 13.2% prevalence

Fayette County has the highest prevalence of diabetes in Pennsylvania, at 16%.

The following map shows the prevalence of diabetes in Pennsylvania by county over multiple years.

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Diversity

New Britain, PA is home to a population of 3.03k people, from which 94.8% are citizens. As of 2017, N/A% of New Britain, PA residents were born outside of the country (257 people).

The ethnic composition of the population of New Britain, PA is composed of 2.71k White Alone residents (89.5%), 148 Hispanic or Latino residents (4.88%), 79 Asian Alone residents (2.61%), 73 Black or African American Alone residents (2.41%), 17 Two or More Races residents (0.561%), 0 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander Alone residents (0%), 0 American Indian & Alaska Native Alone residents (0%), and 0 Some Other Race Alone residents (0%).

The most common foreign languages spoken in New Britain, PA are N/A.

Age

Age by Nativity

29

Median Native-Born Age

± 4.2

44

Median Foreign-Born Age

± 12.1

In 2017, the median age of all people in New Britain, PA was 29.9. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 29, were generally younger than than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 44. But people in New Britain, PA are getting getting younger. In 2016, the average age of all New Britain, PA residents was 30.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

2017 Foreign-Born Population

  1. N/A%

    257 people

  2. N/A%

    N/A people

As of 2017, N/A% of New Britain, PA residents (257 people) were born outside of the United States, which is approximately the same as the national average of 13.7%. In 2017, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in New Britain, PA was N/A%, meaning that the rate has been maintaining.

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Global Diversity

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Most Common Origin

  1. India

    81,562 ± 6,989 people

  2. China

    63,036 ± 6,149 people

  3. Mexico

    54,918 ± 5,741 people

In 2017, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Pennsylvania was India, the natal country of 81,562 Pennsylvania residents, followed by China with 63,036 and Mexico with 54,918.

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Citizenship

94.8%

2017 Citizenship

94.7%

2016 Citizenship

As of 2017, 94.8% of New Britain, PA residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.1%. In 2016, the percentage of US citizens in New Britain, PA was 94.7%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

Most Common

  1. White Alone

    2.71k ± 103

  2. Hispanic or Latino

    148 ± 72.1

  3. Asian Alone

    79 ± 60

In 2017, there were 18.3 times more White Alone residents (2.71k people) in New Britain, PA than any other race or ethnicity. There were 148 Hispanic or Latino and 79 Asian Alone residents, the second and third most common racial or ethnic groups.

The following bar chart shows the 8 races and ethnicities represented in New Britain, PA as a share of the total population.

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Non-English Speakers

Most Common Languages

  1. N/A

    N/A speakers (N/A%)

  2. N/A

    N/A speakers (N/A%)

  3. N/A

    N/A speakers (N/A%)

N/A% of New Britain, PA citizens are speakers of a non-English language, which is approximately the same as the national average of 21.8%. In N/A, the most common non-English language spoken in New Britain, PA was N/A. N/A% of the overall population of New Britain, PA are native N/A speakers. N/A% speak N/A and N/A% speak N/A, the next two most common languages.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period

  1. Vietnam

    28 ± 23

  2. Gulf War (1990s)

    25 ± 23

  3. Korea

    12 ± 16

New Britain, PA has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 1.12 times greater than any other conflict.

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Education

In 2016, universities in New Britain, PA awarded 473 degrees. The student population of New Britain, PA is skewed towards women, with 968 male students and 1,408 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in New Britain, PA are White (360 and 76.1%), followed by Unknown (54 and 11.4%), Hispanic or Latino (25 and 5.29%), and Black or African American (22 and 4.65%).

The largest universities in New Britain, PA by number of degrees awarded are Delaware Valley University (473 and 100%).

The most popular majors in New Britain, PA are General Business Administration & Management (101 and 21.4%), General Biological Sciences (57 and 12.1%), and General Animal Sciences (48 and 10.1%).

The median tuition costs in New Britain, PA are $34,400 for private four year colleges, and $N/A and $N/A respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.

Concentrations

Most Common

  1. 57 degrees awarded

  2. 57 degrees awarded

  3. 48 degrees awarded

In 2015, the most common concentation for Bachelors Degree recipients in New Britain, PA was General Business Administration & Management with 57 degrees awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of students graduating with a Bachelors Degree from schools in New Britain, PA according to their major.

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Universities

Largest Universities by degrees awarded

473 degrees awarded

$N/A

Median In-State Public

$34,400

Median Private

In 2016, the New Britain, PA institution with the largest number of graduating students was Delaware Valley University with 473 degrees awarded.

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Student Gender for Common Institutions

177

Degrees Awarded to Men

296

Degrees Awarded to Women

In 2016, 177 men were awarded degrees from institutions in New Britain, PA, which is 0.598 times less than the 296 female students who received degrees in the same year.

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Student Race and Ethnicity

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    360 degrees awarded

  2. Unknown

    54 degrees awarded

  3. Hispanic or Latino

    25 degrees awarded

In 2016 the majority of degrees awarded at institutions in New Britain, PA were to White students. These 360 degrees mean that there were 6.67 times more White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Unknown, with 54 degrees awarded.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in New Britain, PA was $266,100 in 2017, which is 1.22 times larger than the national average of $217,600. Between 2016 and 2017 the median property value increased from $248,400 to $266,100, a 7.13% increase. The homeownership rate in New Britain, PA is 77.5%, which is higher than the national average of 63.9%. People in New Britain, PA have an average commute time of 23.3 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in New Britain, PA is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Income

Household Income

Please note that the buckets used in this visualization were not evenly distributed by ACS when publishing the data.

$75,714

Median Household Income

± $6,055

982

Number of Households

± 136

In 2017, the median household income of the 982 households in New Britain, PA grew to $75,714 from the previous year's value of $72,377.

The following chart displays the households in New Britain, PA distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $75k - $100k range.

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Housing

Property Value

$266,100

2017 Median

± $20,458

$248,400

2016 Median

± $17,262

In 2017, the median property value in New Britain, PA grew to to $266,100 from the previous year's value of $248,400.

The following charts display, first, the property values in New Britain, PA compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies and, second, owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property value buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In New Britain, PA the largest share of households have a property value in the $200k - $250k range.

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Property Taxes

$3k+

Average Range

This chart shows the households in New Britain, PA distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In New Britain, PA the largest share of households pay taxes in the $3k+ range.

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Rent vs Own

77.5%

2017 Homeownership

79.6%

2016 Homeownership

In 2017, 77.5% of the housing units in New Britain, PA were occupied by their owner. This percentage declined from the previous year's rate of 79.6%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is higher than the national average of 63.9%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in New Britain, PA compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

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Transportation

Car Ownership

2 cars

Average Number

The following chart displays the households in New Britain, PA distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in New Britain, PA have 2 cars, followed by 1 car.

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Commute Time

23.3 minutes

Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in New Britain, PA have a shorter commute time (23.3 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.1 minutes). Additionally, 5.26% of the workforce in New Britain, PA have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Method of Travel

  1. Drove Alone

    72.4%

  2. Worked At Home

    9.64%

  3. Carpooled

    8.23%

In 2017, the most common method of travel for workers in New Britain, PA was Drove Alone (72.4%), followed by those who Worked At Home (9.64%) and those who Carpooled (8.23%).

The following chart shows the number of households using each mode of transportation over time, using a logarithmic scale on the y-axis to help better show variations in the smaller means of commuting.

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