South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX

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Population
107,685
0.477% 1-year growth
US Senator
John Cornyn
Republican Party
US Senator
Ted Cruz
Republican Party
Median Age
31.4

Poverty Rate
32.4%

Median Household Income
$32,605
2.83% 1-year growth
Median Property Value
$67,900
3.66% 1-year growth
Number of Employees
34,094
1.1% 1-year growth

About

In 2018, South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX had a population of 108k people with a median age of 31.4 and a median household income of $32,605. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX grew from 107,174 to 107,685, a 0.477% increase and its median household income grew from $31,709 to $32,605, a 2.83% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX are White (Hispanic) (85%), White (Non-Hispanic) (8.96%), Other (Hispanic) (4.57%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (0.511%), and Two+ (Hispanic) (0.358%). 81% of the people in South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX speak a non-English language, and 83.5% are U.S. citizens.

The median property value in South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX is $67,900, and the homeownership rate is 72.9%. Most people in South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 25.4 minutes. The average car ownership in South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX is 2 cars per household.

COVID-19

Daily New Cases by Date

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This chart shows the number of COVID-19 daily new cases by date in Texas, as a 7-day rolling average, compared with the four states with the most similar number of confirmed cases.

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Impact on Employment

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This chart shows weekly unemployment insurance claims in Texas (not-seasonally adjusted) compared with the four states with the most similar impact.

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Community Mobility

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This chart presents movement trends over time in the state of Texas across different categories of places such as retail and recreation, groceries and pharmacies, parks, transit stations, workplaces, and residential.

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Civics

In the 2016 presidential election, the popular vote in Texas went to Donald J. Trump with 52.2% of the vote. The runner-up was Hillary Rodham Clinton (43.2%), followed by Gary Johnson (3.16%). The most partisan county was Roberts County, TX with 94.6% of the vote going to Donald J. Trump running for the Republican Party.

John Cornyn and Ted Cruz are the senators currently representing the state of Texas. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX is currently represented by 36 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

Presidential Popular Vote by County

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Donald J. Trump
Popular Vote for Texas
52.2% for the Republican Party
Most Partisan Counties in Texas
  1. 94.6% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)
  2. 93.7% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)
  3. 92% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)

In the 2016 presidential election, the most partisan county in Texas was Roberts County, TX with 94.6% of the vote going to Donald J. Trump running for the Republican Party.

The following map shows the counties in Texas colored by their party leaning.

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US Senators from Texas

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John Cornyn
Senator from Texas2
Assumed office on December 2, 2002
Ted Cruz
Senator from Texas1
Assumed office on January 3, 2013

John Cornyn and Ted Cruz are the senators currently representing Texas.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

The following chart shows elected senators in Texas over time, colored by their political party.

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US Representatives from Texas

Texas is currently represented by 36 members in the U.S. house.

Members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms, and the following chart shows the how the members for South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX have changed over time starting in 2008.

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Diversity

South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX is home to a population of 108k people, from which 83.5% are citizens. As of 2018, 23.1% of South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX residents were born outside of the country (24.9k people).

In 2018, there were 9.48 times more White (Hispanic) residents (91.5k people) in South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX than any other race or ethnicity. There were 9.65k White (Non-Hispanic) and 4.93k Other (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

The most common foreign languages spoken in South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX are Spanish (78,870 speakers), Urdu (146 speakers), and Khmer (85 speakers).

Race and Ethnicity

Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX
  1. White (Hispanic)
    91.5k ± 1.11k
  2. White (Non-Hispanic)
    9.65k ± 420
  3. Other (Hispanic)
    4.93k ± 1.02k
90.1%
Hispanic Population
97k people

In 2018, there were 9.48 times more White (Hispanic) residents (91.5k people) in South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX than any other race or ethnicity. There were 9.65k White (Non-Hispanic) and 4.93k Other (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

90.1% of the people in South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX are hispanic (97k people).

The following chart shows the 7 races represented in South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX as a share of the total population.

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Non-English Speakers

Most Common Languages
  1. Spanish
    78,870 speakers (80.6%)
  2. Urdu
    146 speakers (0.149%)
  3. Khmer
    85 speakers (0.0868%)

81% of South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX citizens are speakers of a non-English language, which is higher than the national average of 21.9%. In 2018, the most common non-English language spoken in South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX was Spanish. 80.6% of the overall population of South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX are native Spanish speakers. 0.149% speak Urdu and 0.0868% speak Spanish, the next two most common languages.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

23.1%
2018 Foreign-Born Population
24.9k people
24.7%
2016 Foreign-Born Population
26.3k people

As of 2018, 23.1% of South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX residents (24.9k people) were born outside of the United States, which is higher than the national average of 13.7%. In 2016, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX was 24.7%, meaning that the rate has been decreasing.

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Age by Nativity

25
Median Native-Born Age
± 0.5
48
Median Foreign-Born Age
± 0.9

In 2018, the median age of all people in South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX was 31.4. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 25, were generally younger than than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 48. But people in South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX are getting getting younger. In 2017, the average age of all South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX residents was 32.

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Global Diversity

Most Common Origin
  1. Mexico
    24,689 ± 3,384 people
  2. El Salvador
    241 ± 381 people
  3. Cuba
    236 ± 377 people

In 2017, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX was Mexico, the natal country of 24,689 South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX residents, followed by El Salvador with 241 and Cuba with 236.

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Citizenship

83.5%
2018 Citizenship
82.7%
2017 Citizenship

As of 2018, 83.5% of South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX residents were US citizens, which is lower than the national average of 93.2%. In 2017, the percentage of US citizens in South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX was 82.7%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    1,208 ± 244
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    496 ± 213
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    376 ± 141

South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 2.44 times greater than any other conflict.

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Economy

Median household income in South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX is $32,605. In 2018, the PUMA with the highest Median Household Income in South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX was Austin City (Northwest) PUMA, TX with a value of $139,923, followed by Flower Mound Town & Highland Village City PUMA, TX and Frisco City (East) & Prosper Town PUMA, TX, with respective values of $139,852 and $125,562.

Males in South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX have an average income that is 1.58 times higher than the average income of females, which is $28,552. The income inequality in South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX (measured using the Gini index) is 0.461, which is lower than than the national average.

The economy of South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX employs 34.1k people. The largest industries in South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX are Elementary & secondary schools (4,652 people), Support activities for mining (3,218 people), and Home health care services (3,135 people), and the highest paying industries are National security & international affairs ($90,034), Petroleum refining ($89,438), and Natural gas distribution ($85,536).

Wages

Median Household Income

$32,605
2018 value
± $1,420
2.83%
1 Year Growth
± 6.62%

Households in South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX have a median annual income of $32,605, which is less than the median annual income of $61,937 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $31,709 in 2017, which represents a 2.83% annual growth.

The following chart shows how the median household income in South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX compares to that of its neighboring and parent geographies.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

$45,108
Average Male Salary in South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX
± $8,601
$28,552
Average Female Salary in South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX
± $4,205

In 2017, full-time male employees in South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX made 1.58 times more than female employees.

This chart shows the gender-based wage disparity in the 5 most common occupations in South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX by number of full-time employees.

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Wage by Race and Ethnicity in Common Jobs

Highest Average Salaries by Race & Ethnicity in South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX
  1. Asian
    $58,613 ± $86,704
  2. Two or More Races
    $49,515 ± $103,413
  3. White
    $31,644 ± $4,911

In 2017 the highest paid race/ethnicity of South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX workers was Asian. These workers were paid 1.18 times more than Two or More Races workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity in South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX.

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Wage Distribution

0.461
2017 Wage GINI in South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX
0.461
2016 Wage GINI in South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX

In 2017, the income inequality in South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX was 0.461 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.00487% decline from 2016 to 2017, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even. The GINI for South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX was lower than than the national average of 0.479. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX in comparison to the national average.

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Income by Location

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In 2018, the PUMA with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX was Austin City (Northwest) PUMA, TX with a value of $139,923, followed by Flower Mound Town & Highland Village City PUMA, TX and Frisco City (East) & Prosper Town PUMA, TX, with respective values of $139,852 and $125,562.

The following map shows all of the PUMAs in South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Poverty by Age and Gender

Females 18 - 24
Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

32.4% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX (33.9k out of 105k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is higher than the national average of 13.1%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 18 - 24, followed by Males < 5 and then Females 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. Hispanic
    32,647 ± 1,230
  2. White
    32,558 ± 1,255
  3. Other
    1,180 ± 239

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX is Hispanic, followed by White and Other.

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Occupations

Employment by Occupations

34.1k
2017 Value
1.1%
1 Year growth
± 1.1%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX grew at a rate of 1.1%, from 33.7k employees to 34.1k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX, are Personal care aides (2,246 people), Elementary & middle school teachers (1,421 people), and Driver/sales workers & truck drivers (1,399 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX, by number of employees, are Personal care aides (2,246 people), Elementary & middle school teachers (1,421 people), and Driver/sales workers & truck drivers (1,399 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other PUMAs, South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX has an unusually high number of residents working as Derrick, rotary drill, & service unit operators, & roustabouts, oil, gas, & mining (40.1 times higher than expected), Miscellaneous extraction workers, including roof bolters & helpers (34.9 times), and Miscellaneous plant & system operators (33.5 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX, by average salary, are Chief executives & legislators ($200,356), Farmers, ranchers, & other agricultural managers ($112,599), and General & operations managers ($105,889).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

34.1k
2017 Value
1.1%
1 Year growth
± 1.1%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX grew at a rate of 1.1%, from 33.7k employees to 34.1k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX, are Elementary & secondary schools (4,652 people), Support activities for mining (3,218 people), and Home health care services (3,135 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX, though some of these residents may live in South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX 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 South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX, by number of employees, are Elementary & secondary schools (4,652 people), Support activities for mining (3,218 people), and Home health care services (3,135 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other PUMAs, South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX has an unusually high number of Pipeline transportation (40.8 times higher than expected), Support activities for mining (27.3 times), and Oil & gas extraction (11 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX, by average salary, are National security & international affairs ($90,034), Petroleum refining ($89,438), and Natural gas distribution ($85,536).

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Domestic Trade

Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from Texas to other states, or from other states to Texas.
Top Domestic Production in Dollars
  1. $282B
  2. $216B
  3. $159B

In 2015, the top outbound Texas product (by dollars) was Fuel oils with $282B, followed by Gasoline ($216B) and Mixed freight ($159B).

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

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$1.97T
2015 Value in Texas
$2.8T
Projected 2045 Value in Texas
42.1% growth

In 2015, total outbound Texas trade was $1.97T. This is expected to increase 42.1% to $2.8T by 2045.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound Texas 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 Texas to other states, or from other states to Texas.
Most Common Trade Partners
  1. $85.7B
  2. $53.4B
  3. $34.5B

In 2015, the top outbound Texas domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was Louisiana with $85.7B, followed by Oklahoma with $53.4B and California and $34.5B.

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

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Housing & Living

The median property value in South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX was $67,900 in 2018, which is 0.296 times smaller than the national average of $229,700. Between 2017 and 2018 the median property value increased from $65,500 to $67,900, a 3.66% increase. The homeownership rate in South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX is 72.9%, which is higher than the national average of 63.9%. People in South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX have an average commute time of 25.4 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Housing

Property Value

$67,900
2018 Median
± $2,127
$65,500
2017 Median
± $2,346

In 2018, the median property value in South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX grew to to $67,900 from the previous year's value of $65,500.

The following charts display, first, the property values in South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX 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 South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX the largest share of households have a property value in the N/A range.

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Household Income

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$32,605
Median Household Income
± $1,420
29.8k
Number of Households
± 1,154

In 2018, the median household income of the 29.8k households in South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX grew to $32,605 from the previous year's value of $31,709.

The following chart displays the households in South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX 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 < $10k range.

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Property Taxes

< $800
Average Range

This chart shows the households in South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX the largest share of households pay taxes in the < $800 range.

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Rent vs Own

72.9%
2018 Homeownership
74.2%
2017 Homeownership

In 2018, 72.9% of the housing units in South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX were occupied by their owner. This percentage declined from the previous year's rate of 74.2%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is higher than the national average of 63.9%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

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Commute Time

25.4 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX have a longer commute time (25.4 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.3 minutes). Additionally, 6.34% of the workforce in South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

The chart below shows how the median household income in South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX compares to that of it's neighboring and parent geographies.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Method of Travel
  1. Drove Alone
    71.6%
  2. Carpooled
    18.6%
  3. Worked At Home
    4.99%

In 2018, the most common method of travel for workers in South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX was Drove Alone (71.6%), followed by those who Carpooled (18.6%) and those who Worked At Home (4.99%).

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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Transportation

Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX have 2 cars, followed by 1 car.

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Health

70.4% of the population of South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX has health coverage, with 23.5% on employee plans, 32.1% on Medicaid, 7.39% on Medicare, 6.69% on non-group plans, and 0.689% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in Texas was $6,998 in 2014. This is a 5.06% increase from the previous year ($6,661).

Primary care physicians in Texas see 1670 patients per year on average, which represents a 0.12% decrease from the previous year (1672 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1790 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 1012 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, Cass County has the highest prevalence of diabetes (14.5%). Additionally, Angelina County has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (39.6%)

Patient to Clinician Ratios

Data is only available at the state level. Showing data for Texas.
1,670 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Texas

Primary care physicians in Texas see an average of 1,670 patients per year. This represents a 0.12% decrease from the previous year (1,672 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Texas in comparison to its neighboring geographies.

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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%).

The following map shows the prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost by state over multiple years.

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Health Care Spending

Data is only available at the state level. Showing data for Texas.
$6,998
Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care in Texas
$4,696
Per Enrollee Private Health Insurance Spending on Personal Health Care
$7,273
Per Enrollee Medicaid Spending on Personal Health Care
$11,895
Per Enrollee Medicare Spending on Personal Health Care

Between 2013 and 2014, all personal health care spending per capita in Texas (including private, Medicare, and Medicaid) grew 5.06%, from $6,661 to $6,998.

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

29.6%
Uninsured
23.5%
Employer Coverage
32.1%
Medicaid
7.39%
Medicare
6.69%
Non-Group
0.689%
Military or VA

Between N/A and 2018, the percent of uninsured citizens in South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX N/A by N/A from N/A% to 29.6%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in South Texas Development Council (South) & Coastal Bend COG (West) PUMA, TX 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. 14.5% prevalence
  2. 14.4% prevalence
  3. 14.3% prevalence

Cass County has the highest prevalence of diabetes in Texas, at 14.5%.

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

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