Hockessin PUMA, DE

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Population

148,700

0.971% growth

Median Age

43.9


Median Household Income

$83,235

2.3% growth

Poverty Rate

6.53%


Number of Employees

70,455

0.0723% decline

Median Property Value

$305,100

2.31% growth

About

In 2017, Hockessin PUMA, DE had a population of 149k people with a median age of 43.9 and a median household income of $83,235. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Hockessin PUMA, DE grew from 147,270 to 148,700, a 0.971% increase and its median household income grew from $81,366 to $83,235, a 2.3% increase.

The population of Hockessin PUMA, DE is 75.5% White Alone, 9.59% Black or African American Alone, and 7.72% Asian Alone. 12.9% of the people in Hockessin PUMA, DE speak a non-English language, and 95% are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Hockessin PUMA, DE are Goldey-Beacom College (643 degrees awarded in 2016) and Harris School of Business-Wilmington Campus (256 degrees).

The median property value in Hockessin PUMA, DE is $305,100, and the homeownership rate is 77%. Most people in Hockessin PUMA, DE commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 23.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Hockessin PUMA, DE is 2 cars per household.

Economy

The economy of Hockessin PUMA, DE employs 70.5k people. The largest industries in Hockessin PUMA, DE are Banking & related activities (5,263 people), Elementary & secondary schools (4,751 people), and Hospitals (4,299 people), and the highest paying industries are Management of companies & enterprises ($200,837), Resin, synthetic rubber, & fibers & filaments manufacturing ($141,705), and Legal services ($137,076).

Median household income in Hockessin PUMA, DE is $83,235. Males in Hockessin PUMA, DE have an average income that is 1.37 times higher than the average income of females, which is $64,671. The income inequality in Hockessin PUMA, DE (measured using the Gini index) is 0.463, which is lower than than the national average.

Wages

Median Household Income

$83,235

2017 value

± $1,513

2.3%

1 Year Growth

± 2.7%

Households in Hockessin PUMA, DE have a median annual income of $83,235, 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 $81,366 in 2016, which represents a 2.3% annual growth.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

$88,573

Average Male Salary

± $11,397

$64,671

Average Female Salary

± $8,077

In 2017, full-time male employees in Hockessin PUMA, DE made 1.37 times more than female employees.

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Wage by Race and Ethnicity in Common Jobs

Highest Average Salaries by Race & Ethnicity

  1. Asian

    $74,830 ± $22,302

  2. White

    $68,937 ± $7,498

  3. American Indian

    $58,439 ± $68,682

In 2017 the highest paid race/ethnicity of Hockessin PUMA, DE workers was Asian. These workers were paid 1.09 times more than White workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity.

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Wage Distribution

0.463

2017 Wage GINI

0.458

2016 Wage GINI

In 2017, the income inequality in Hockessin PUMA, DE was 0.463 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 1.15% growth from 2016 to 2017, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat less even.

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

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Income by Location

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In 2017, the PUMA with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Hockessin PUMA, DE was Hockessin PUMA, DE with a value of $83,737, followed by Middletown Town, Bear & Glasgow PUMA, DE and Sussex County PUMA, DE, with respective values of $81,858 and $61,985.

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Poverty by Age and Gender

Females 25 - 34

Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

6.53% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Hockessin PUMA, DE (9.56k out of 147k 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 25 - 34, followed by Females 55 - 64 and then Males 6 - 11.

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

    6,005 ± 551

  2. Black

    1,874 ± 381

  3. Hispanic

    1,763 ± 364

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Hockessin PUMA, DE is White, followed by Black and Hispanic.

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

70.5k

2017 Value

-0.0723%

1 Year decline

± -0.0723%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Hockessin PUMA, DE declined at a rate of -0.0723%, from 70.5k employees to 70.5k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Hockessin PUMA, DE, are Miscellaneous managers (2,551 people), Elementary & middle school teachers (2,251 people), and Secretaries & administrative assistants (2,077 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Hockessin PUMA, DE.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Hockessin PUMA, DE, by number of employees, are Miscellaneous managers (2,551 people), Elementary & middle school teachers (2,251 people), and Secretaries & administrative assistants (2,077 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other pumas, Hockessin PUMA, DE has an unusually high number of residents working as Credit analysts (11.5 times higher than expected), Chemists & materials scientists (8.67 times), and Chemical engineers (7.99 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Hockessin PUMA, DE, by average salary, are Dentists ($336,926), Physicians & surgeons ($210,729), and Lawyers, & judges, magistrates, & other judicial workers ($201,243).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

70.5k

2017 Value

-0.0723%

1 Year decline

± -0.0723%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Hockessin PUMA, DE declined at a rate of -0.0723%, from 70.5k employees to 70.5k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Hockessin PUMA, DE, are Banking & related activities (5,263 people), Elementary & secondary schools (4,751 people), and Hospitals (4,299 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Hockessin PUMA, DE, though some of these residents may live in Hockessin PUMA, DE 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 Hockessin PUMA, DE, by number of employees, are Banking & related activities (5,263 people), Elementary & secondary schools (4,751 people), and Hospitals (4,299 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other pumas, Hockessin PUMA, DE has an unusually high number of Industrial & miscellaneous chemicals (6.53 times higher than expected), Banking & related activities (5.29 times), and Agricultural chemical manufacturing (4.66 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Hockessin PUMA, DE, by average salary, are Management of companies & enterprises ($200,837), Resin, synthetic rubber, & fibers & filaments manufacturing ($141,705), and Legal services ($137,076).

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Domestic Trade

Domestic Production & Consumption

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

Top Domestic Production in Dollars

  1. $12.1B

  2. $5.16B

  3. $5.09B

In 2015, the top outbound Delaware product (by dollars) was Pharmaceuticals with $12.1B, followed by Basic chemicals ($5.16B) and Gasoline ($5.09B).

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

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$45.8B

2015 Value

$80.6B

Projected 2045 Value

75.9% growth

In 2015, total outbound Delaware trade was $45.8B. This is expected to increase 75.9% to $80.6B by 2045.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound Delaware 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 Delaware to other states, or from other states to Delaware.

Most Common Trade Partners

  1. $5.19B

  2. $4.06B

  3. $3.03B

In 2015, the top outbound Delaware domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was Maryland with $5.19B, followed by Ohio with $4.06B and Pennsylvania and $3.03B.

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

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Health

94.9% of the population of Hockessin PUMA, DE has health coverage, with 60.6% on employee plans, 8.19% on Medicaid, 14.1% on Medicare, 11.5% on non-group plans, and 0.536% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in the puma of Hockessin PUMA, DE was $10,254 in 2014. This is a 5% increase from the previous year ($9,766).

Primary care physicians in Hockessin PUMA, DE see 1403 patients per year on average, which represents a 1.52% increase from the previous year (1382 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 2074 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 433 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, Kent County has the highest prevalence of diabetes (13.7%). Additionally, Kent County has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (33.6%)

Patient to Clinician Ratios

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1,403 to 1

Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio

Primary care physicians in Delaware see an average of 1,403 patients per year. This represents a 1.52% increase from the previous year (1,382 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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$10,254

Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care 

$4,806

Per Enrollee Private Health Insurance Spending on Personal Health Care

$6,921

Per Enrollee Medicaid Spending on Personal Health Care

$11,460

Per Enrollee Medicare Spending on Personal Health Care

Between 2013 and 2014, all personal health care spending per capita in Delaware (including private, Medicare, and Medicaid) grew 5%, from $9,766 to $10,254.

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

5.09%

Uninsured

60.6%

Employer Coverage

8.19%

Medicaid

14.1%

Medicare

11.5%

Non-Group

0.536%

Military or VA

Between N/A and 2016, the percent of uninsured citizens in Hockessin PUMA, DE stayed by NaNk% from N/A% to 5.09%.

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Health Risks

Data available at the county level.

Most at risk counties

  1. 13.7% prevalence

  2. 13.5% prevalence

  3. 9.8% prevalence

Kent County has the highest prevalence of diabetes in Delaware, at 13.7%.

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

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Diversity

Hockessin PUMA, DE is home to a population of 149k people, from which 95% are citizens. As of 2017, N/A% of Hockessin PUMA, DE residents were born outside of the country (N/A people).

The ethnic composition of the population of Hockessin PUMA, DE is composed of 112k White Alone residents (75.5%), 14.3k Black or African American Alone residents (9.59%), 11.5k Asian Alone residents (7.72%), 7.49k Hispanic or Latino residents (5.04%), 2.54k Two or More Races residents (1.7%), 374 American Indian & Alaska Native Alone residents (0.252%), 259 Some Other Race Alone residents (0.174%), and 10 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander Alone residents (0.00672%).

The most common foreign languages spoken in Hockessin PUMA, DE are Spanish (5,142 speakers), Chinese (Incl. Mandarin, Cantonese) (2,768 speakers), and Tamil (872 speakers).

Age

Age by Nativity

44

Median Native-Born Age

± 0.8

45

Median Foreign-Born Age

± 1.7

In 2017, the median age of all people in Hockessin PUMA, DE was 43.9. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 44, were generally younger than than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 45. But people in Hockessin PUMA, DE are getting getting younger. In 2016, the average age of all Hockessin PUMA, DE residents was 44.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

N/A%

2017 Foreign-Born Population

N/A people

10.5%

2016 Foreign-Born Population

15.4k people

As of 2017, N/A% of Hockessin PUMA, DE residents (N/A people) were born outside of the United States, which is approximately the same as the national average of 13.7%. In 2016, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Hockessin PUMA, DE was 10.5%, meaning that the rate has been maintaining.

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Global Diversity

Most Common Origin

  1. India

    4,359 ± 1,597 people

  2. China

    1,532 ± 956 people

  3. Mexico

    1,243 ± 862 people

In 2017, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Hockessin PUMA, DE was India, the natal country of 4,359 Hockessin PUMA, DE residents, followed by China with 1,532 and Mexico with 1,243.

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Citizenship

95%

2017 Citizenship

95.5%

2016 Citizenship

As of 2017, 95% of Hockessin PUMA, DE residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.1%. In 2016, the percentage of US citizens in Hockessin PUMA, DE was 95.5%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been decreasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

Most Common

  1. White Alone

    112k ± 1.51k

  2. Black or African American Alone

    14.3k ± 1.08k

  3. Asian Alone

    11.5k ± 883

In 2017, there were 7.88 times more White Alone residents (112k people) in Hockessin PUMA, DE than any other race or ethnicity. There were 14.3k Black or African American Alone and 11.5k 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 Hockessin PUMA, DE as a share of the total population.

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Non-English Speakers

Most Common Languages

  1. Spanish

    5,142 speakers (3.67%)

  2. Chinese (Incl. Mandarin, Cantonese)

    2,768 speakers (1.98%)

  3. Tamil

    872 speakers (0.623%)

12.9% of Hockessin PUMA, DE citizens are speakers of a non-English language, which is lower than the national average of 21.8%. In 2017, the most common non-English language spoken in Hockessin PUMA, DE was Spanish. 3.67% of the overall population of Hockessin PUMA, DE are native Spanish speakers. 1.98% speak Chinese (Incl. Mandarin, Cantonese) and 0.623% speak Spanish, the next two most common languages.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period

  1. Vietnam

    2,940 ± 261

  2. Korea

    1,240 ± 207

  3. World War II

    780 ± 157

Hockessin PUMA, DE has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 2.37 times greater than any other conflict.

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Education

In 2016, universities in Hockessin PUMA, DE awarded 899 degrees. The student population of Hockessin PUMA, DE is skewed towards women, with 991 male students and 1,358 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Hockessin PUMA, DE are White (199 and 41.3%), followed by Black or African American (168 and 34.9%), Hispanic or Latino (57 and 11.8%), and Two or More Races (26 and 5.39%).

The largest universities in Hockessin PUMA, DE by number of degrees awarded are Goldey-Beacom College (643 and 71.5%) and Harris School of Business-Wilmington Campus (256 and 28.5%).

The most popular majors in Hockessin PUMA, DE are General Computer & Information Sciences (213 and 23.7%), Medical Assistant (163 and 18.1%), and General Business Administration & Management (154 and 17.1%).

The median tuition costs in Hockessin PUMA, DE are $23,400 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. 206 degrees awarded

  2. 90 degrees awarded

  3. 77 degrees awarded

In 2015, the most common concentation for Masters Degree recipients in Hockessin PUMA, DE was General Computer & Information Sciences with 206 degrees awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of students graduating with a Masters Degree from schools in Hockessin PUMA, DE according to their major.

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Universities

Largest Universities by degrees awarded

  1. 643 degrees awarded

  2. 256 degrees awarded

$N/A

Median In-State Public

$23,400

Median Private

In 2016, the Hockessin PUMA, DE institution with the largest number of graduating students was Goldey-Beacom College with 643 degrees awarded.

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Student Gender for Common Institutions

409

Degrees Awarded to Men

490

Degrees Awarded to Women

In 2016, 409 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Hockessin PUMA, DE, which is 0.835 times less than the 490 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

    199 degrees awarded

  2. Black or African American

    168 degrees awarded

  3. Hispanic or Latino

    57 degrees awarded

In 2016 the majority of degrees awarded at institutions in Hockessin PUMA, DE were to White students. These 199 degrees mean that there were 1.18 times more White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Black or African American, with 168 degrees awarded.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Hockessin PUMA, DE was $305,100 in 2017, which is 1.4 times larger than the national average of $217,600. Between 2016 and 2017 the median property value increased from $298,200 to $305,100, a 2.31% increase. The homeownership rate in Hockessin PUMA, DE is 77%, which is higher than the national average of 63.9%. People in Hockessin PUMA, DE have an average commute time of 23.4 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Hockessin PUMA, DE is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Income

Household Income

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$83,235

Median Household Income

± $1,513

57.3k

Number of Households

± 1,397

In 2017, the median household income of the 57.3k households in Hockessin PUMA, DE grew to $83,235 from the previous year's value of $81,366.

The following chart displays the households in Hockessin PUMA, DE 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

$305,100

2017 Median

± $4,200

$298,200

2016 Median

± $3,643

In 2017, the median property value in Hockessin PUMA, DE grew to to $305,100 from the previous year's value of $298,200.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Hockessin PUMA, DE 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 Hockessin PUMA, DE the largest share of households have a property value in the $300k - $400k range.

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Property Taxes

$3k+

Average Range

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

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Rent vs Own

77%

2017 Homeownership

77.5%

2016 Homeownership

In 2017, 77% of the housing units in Hockessin PUMA, DE were occupied by their owner. This percentage declined from the previous year's rate of 77.5%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is higher than the national average of 63.9%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in Hockessin PUMA, DE 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 Hockessin PUMA, DE distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Hockessin PUMA, DE have 2 cars, followed by 3 cars.

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Commute Time

23.4 minutes

Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Hockessin PUMA, DE have a shorter commute time (23.4 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.1 minutes). Additionally, 2.15% of the workforce in Hockessin PUMA, DE have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Method of Travel

  1. Drove Alone

    83.7%

  2. Carpooled

    6.11%

  3. Worked At Home

    5.33%

In 2017, the most common method of travel for workers in Hockessin PUMA, DE was Drove Alone (83.7%), followed by those who Carpooled (6.11%) and those who Worked At Home (5.33%).

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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