Albany City PUMA, NY

Public Use Microdata Area (PUMA)

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2019 Population
106,720
0.00656% 1-year growth
US Senator
Chuck Schumer
Democratic Party
US Senator
Kirsten Gillibrand
Democratic Party
2019 Median Age
31.4
1.26% 1-year decrease
2019 Poverty Rate
21.8%
4% 1-year decrease
2019 Median Household Income
$47,792
1.42% 1-year growth
2019 Median Property Value
$180,800
3.49% 1-year growth
2019 Employed Population
52,593
1.84% 1-year growth

About

In 2019, Albany City PUMA, NY had a population of 107k people with a median age of 31.4 and a median household income of $47,792. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Albany City PUMA, NY grew from 106,713 to 106,720, a 0.00656% increase and its median household income grew from $47,121 to $47,792, a 1.42% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Albany City PUMA, NY are White (Non-Hispanic) (52.4%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (25.1%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (7.15%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (5.06%), and White (Hispanic) (4.57%). 17.2% of the households in Albany City PUMA, NY speak a non-English language at home as their primary language.

93% of the residents in Albany City PUMA, NY are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Albany County (East Central)--Albany City PUMA, NY are Excelsior College (6,059 degrees awarded in 2019), SUNY at Albany (5,109 degrees), and The College of Saint Rose (1,714 degrees).

In 2019, the median property value in Albany City PUMA, NY was $180,800, and the homeownership rate was 39.1%. Most people in Albany City PUMA, NY drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 18.5 minutes. The average car ownership in Albany City PUMA, NY was 2 cars per household.

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Diversity

Albany City PUMA, NY is home to a population of 107k people, from which 93% are citizens. As of 2019, 14.4% of Albany City PUMA, NY residents were born outside of the country (15.3k people).

In 2019, there were 2.09 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (55.9k people) in Albany City PUMA, NY than any other race or ethnicity. There were 26.8k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 7.63k Asian (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

The most common foreign languages spoken in Albany City PUMA, NY are Spanish (5,441 speakers), Chinese (Incl. Mandarin, Cantonese) (1,239 speakers), and Urdu (1,117 speakers).

Race and Ethnicity

Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Albany City PUMA, NY
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    55.9k ± 1.41k
  2. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)
    26.8k ± 1.06k
  3. Asian (Non-Hispanic)
    7.63k ± 822
9.73%
Hispanic Population
10.4k people

In 2019, there were 2.09 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (55.9k people) in Albany City PUMA, NY than any other race or ethnicity. There were 26.8k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 7.63k Asian (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

9.73% of the people in Albany City PUMA, NY are hispanic (10.4k people).

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Non-English Speakers

Most Common Languages
  1. Spanish
    5,441 speakers (5.41%)
  2. Chinese (Incl. Mandarin, Cantonese)
    1,239 speakers (1.23%)
  3. Urdu
    1,117 speakers (1.11%)

17.2% of Albany City PUMA, NY citizens are speakers of a non-English language, which is lower than the national average of 22%.

In 2019, the most common non-English language spoken in Albany City PUMA, NY was Spanish. 5.41% of the overall population of Albany City PUMA, NY are native Spanish speakers. 1.23% speak Chinese (Incl. Mandarin, Cantonese) and 1.11% speak Urdu, the next two most common languages.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

14.4%
2019 Foreign-Born Population
15.3k people
13.4%
2018 Foreign-Born Population
14.3k people

As of 2019, 14.4% of Albany City PUMA, NY residents (15.3k people) were born outside of the United States, which is higher than the national average of 13.7%. In 2018, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Albany City PUMA, NY was 13.4%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Age by Nativity

31
Median Native-Born Age
± 0.5
36
Median Foreign-Born Age
± 1

In 2019, the median age of all people in Albany City PUMA, NY was 31.4. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 31, were generally younger than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 36. But people in Albany City PUMA, NY are getting getting younger. In 2018, the average age of all Albany City PUMA, NY residents was 32.

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Global Diversity

Most Common Origin
  1. China
    1,265 ± 868 people
  2. Jamaica
    1,254 ± 864 people
  3. Philippines
    941 ± 750 people

In 2019, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Albany City PUMA, NY was China, the natal country of 1,265 Albany City PUMA, NY residents, followed by Jamaica with 1,254 and Philippines with 941.

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Citizenship

93%
2019 Citizenship
93.2%
2018 Citizenship

As of 2019, 93% of Albany City PUMA, NY residents were US citizens, which is lower than the national average of 93.4%. In 2018, the percentage of US citizens in Albany City PUMA, NY was 93.2%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been decreasing.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    1,379 ± 266
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    724 ± 214
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    345 ± 111

Albany City PUMA, NY has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 1.9 times greater than any other conflict.

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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 New York, as a 7-day rolling average, compared with the four states with the most similar number of confirmed cases.

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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

The most recent data point uses Advance State Claims data, which can be revised in subsequent weeks.

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Employment by Industry Sector

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Y-Axis
8.45%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between May 2020 and May 2021

As of May 2021, there are 145M people employed in New York. This represents a 8.45% increase in employment when compared to May 2020.

The following chart shows monthly employment numbers for each industry sector in New York.

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Community Mobility

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

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Economy

Median household income in Albany City PUMA, NY is $47,792. In 2019, the PUMA with the highest Median Household Income in Albany City PUMA, NY was Battery Park City, Greenwich Village & Soho PUMA, NY with a value of $162,092, followed by Park Slope, Carroll Gardens & Red Hook PUMA, NY and North Hempstead Town (North) PUMA, NY, with respective values of $155,250 and $154,649.

Males in Albany City PUMA, NY have an average income that is 1.16 times higher than the average income of females, which is $49,944. The income inequality in Albany City PUMA, NY (measured using the Gini index) is 0.463, which is lower than than the national average.

The economy of Albany City PUMA, NY employs 52.6k people. The largest industries in Albany City PUMA, NY are General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (4,451 people), Restaurants & Food Services (3,990 people), and Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (3,544 people), and the highest paying industries are Offices of other health practitioners ($213,587), Legal services ($106,264), and National security & international affairs ($100,155).

Wages

Median Household Income

$47,792
2019 value
± $2,161
1.42%
1 Year Growth
± 6.08%

Households in Albany City PUMA, NY have a median annual income of $47,792, which is less than the median annual income of $65,712 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $47,121 in 2018, which represents a 1.42% annual growth.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

$57,712
Average Male Salary in Albany City PUMA, NY
± $10,721
$49,944
Average Female Salary in Albany City PUMA, NY
± $6,805

In 2019, full-time male employees in Albany City PUMA, NY made 1.16 times more than female employees.

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Wage by Race and Ethnicity in Common Jobs

Highest Average Salaries by Race & Ethnicity in Albany City PUMA, NY
  1. White
    $49,774 ± $7,606
  2. Asian
    $36,458 ± $14,337
  3. Black
    $32,932 ± $6,800

In 2019 the highest paid race/ethnicity of Albany City PUMA, NY workers was White. These workers were paid 1.37 times more than Asian workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity in Albany City PUMA, NY.

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Wage Distribution

0.463
2019 Wage GINI in Albany City PUMA, NY
0.457
2018 Wage GINI in Albany City PUMA, NY

In 2019, the income inequality in Albany City PUMA, NY was 0.463 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 1.24% growth from 2018 to 2019, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat less even. The GINI for Albany City PUMA, NY was lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Albany City PUMA, NY in comparison to the national average.

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Income by Location

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In 2019, the PUMA with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Albany City PUMA, NY was Battery Park City, Greenwich Village & Soho PUMA, NY with a value of $162,092, followed by Park Slope, Carroll Gardens & Red Hook PUMA, NY and North Hempstead Town (North) PUMA, NY, with respective values of $155,250 and $154,649.

The following map shows all of the PUMAs in Albany City PUMA, NY colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Poverty by Age and Gender

Females 18 - 24
Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

21.8% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Albany City PUMA, NY (21.3k out of 97.5k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is higher than the national average of 12.3%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 18 - 24, followed by Males 18 - 24 and then Females 25 - 34.

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. Black
    8,790 ± 818
  2. White
    7,953 ± 798
  3. Hispanic
    3,258 ± 486

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Albany City PUMA, NY is Black, followed by White 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

52.6k
2019 Value
1.84%
1 Year growth
± 1.84%

From 2018 to 2019, employment in Albany City PUMA, NY grew at a rate of 1.84%, from 51.6k employees to 52.6k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Albany City PUMA, NY, are Janitors & building cleaners (1,450 people), Nursing assistants (1,417 people), and Cashiers (1,280 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Albany City PUMA, NY.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Albany City PUMA, NY, by number of employees, are Janitors & building cleaners (1,450 people), Nursing assistants (1,417 people), and Cashiers (1,280 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other PUMAs, Albany City PUMA, NY has an unusually high number of residents working as Budget analysts (6.71 times higher than expected), Medical scientists, & life scientists, all other (6.34 times), and Library assistants, clerical (6.29 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Albany City PUMA, NY, by average salary, are Physicians ($215,934), Chief executives & legislators ($161,242), and Nurse practitioners & nurse midwives ($112,425).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

52.6k
2019 Value
1.84%
1 Year growth
± 1.84%

From 2018 to 2019, employment in Albany City PUMA, NY grew at a rate of 1.84%, from 51.6k employees to 52.6k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Albany City PUMA, NY, are General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (4,451 people), Restaurants & Food Services (3,990 people), and Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (3,544 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Albany City PUMA, NY, though some of these residents may live in Albany City PUMA, NY and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Most Specialized

Compared to other PUMAs, Albany City PUMA, NY has an unusually high number of Public finance activities (8.07 times higher than expected), Administration of human resource programs (4.96 times), and Other general government & support (4.73 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Albany City PUMA, NY, by average salary, are Offices of other health practitioners ($213,587), Legal services ($106,264), and National security & international affairs ($100,155).

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Domestic Trade

Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from New York to other states, or from other states to New York.
Top Domestic Production in Dollars
  1. $125B
  2. $81.4B
  3. $68B

In 2018, the top outbound New York product (by dollars) was Misc. mfg. prods. with $125B, followed by Mixed freight ($81.4B) and Electronics ($68B).

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

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$785B
2018 Value in New York
$1.85T
Projected 2045 Value in New York
135% growth

In 2018, total outbound New York trade was $785B. This is expected to increase 135% to $1.85T by 2045.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound New York 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 New York to other states, or from other states to New York.
Most Common Trade Partners
  1. $54B
  2. $46.7B
  3. $28.6B

In 2018, the top outbound New York domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was New Jersey with $54B, followed by Pennsylvania with $46.7B and California and $28.6B.

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

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Civics

In the 2016 presidential election, the popular vote in New York went to Hillary Rodham Clinton with 58.4% of the vote. The runner-up was Donald J. Trump (36.1%), followed by Gary Johnson (2.26%). The most partisan county was Bronx County, NY with 88.5% of the vote going to Hillary Rodham Clinton running for the Democratic Party.

Chuck Schumer and Kirsten Gillibrand are the senators currently representing the state of New York. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

New York is currently represented by 27 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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Hillary Rodham Clinton
Popular Vote for New York
58.4% for the Democratic, Women's Equality, and Working Families Party
Most Partisan Counties in New York
  1. 88.5% for Hillary Rodham Clinton (Democratic Party)
  2. 86.6% for Hillary Rodham Clinton (Democratic Party)
  3. 79.5% for Hillary Rodham Clinton (Democratic Party)

In the 2016 presidential election, the most partisan county in New York was Bronx County, NY with 88.5% of the vote going to Hillary Rodham Clinton running for the Democratic Party.

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

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US Senators from New York

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Chuck Schumer
Senator from New York3
Assumed office on January 3, 1999
Kirsten Gillibrand
Senator from New York1
Assumed office on January 26, 2009
Appointed to the seat following the resignation of Hillary Clinton, who had become Secretary of State.

Chuck Schumer and Kirsten Gillibrand are the senators currently representing New York.

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 New York over time, excluding special elections, colored by their political party.

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US Representatives from New York

New York is currently represented by 27 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 New York have changed over time starting in 2008.

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Education

In 2019, universities in Albany County (East Central)--Albany City PUMA, NY awarded 14,217 degrees. The student population of Albany County (East Central)--Albany City PUMA, NY is skewed towards women, with 23,498 male students and 27,643 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Albany County (East Central)--Albany City PUMA, NY are White (8,356 and 61.5%), followed by Black or African American (2,013 and 14.8%), Hispanic or Latino (1,487 and 10.9%), and Asian (652 and 4.8%).

The largest universities in Albany County (East Central)--Albany City PUMA, NY by number of degrees awarded are Excelsior College (6,059 and 42.6%), SUNY at Albany (5,109 and 35.9%), and The College of Saint Rose (1,714 and 12.1%).

The most popular majors in Albany County (East Central)--Albany City PUMA, NY are Liberal Arts & Sciences (2,126 and 15%), Registered Nursing (1,422 and 10%), and General Business Administration & Management (1,083 and 7.62%).

The median tuition costs in Albany County (East Central)--Albany City PUMA, NY are $32,218 for private four year colleges, and $7,070 and $24,660 respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.

Concentrations

Most Common
  1. 419 degree-majorss awarded
  2. 1,769 degree-majorss awarded
  3. 551 degree-majorss awarded

In 2019, the most common concentation for Bachelors Degree recipients in Albany County (East Central)--Albany City PUMA, NY was General Psychology with 419 degrees awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of students graduating with a Bachelors Degree from schools in Albany County (East Central)--Albany City PUMA, NY according to their major.

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Universities

Largest Universities by degrees awarded
  1. 6,059 degrees awarded
  2. 5,109 degrees awarded
  3. 1,714 degrees awarded
$7,070
Median In-State Public
$32,218
Median Private

In 2019, the Albany County (East Central)--Albany City PUMA, NY institution with the largest number of graduating students was Excelsior College with 6,059 degrees awarded.

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Student Gender for Common Institutions

6,295
Degrees Awarded to Men
7,922
Degrees Awarded to Women

In 2019, 6,295 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Albany County (East Central)--Albany City PUMA, NY, which is 0.795 times less than the 7,922 female students who received degrees in the same year.

This chart displays the gender disparity between the institutions in Albany County (East Central)--Albany City PUMA, NY by degrees awarded.

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Student Race and Ethnicity

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity
  1. White
    8,356 degrees awarded
  2. Black or African American
    2,013 degrees awarded
  3. Hispanic or Latino
    1,487 degrees awarded

In 2019 the most common race/ethnicity group awarded degrees at institutions in Albany County (East Central)--Albany City PUMA, NY was White students. These 8,356 degrees mean that there were 4.15 times more degrees awarded to White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Black or African American, with 2,013 degrees awarded.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Albany City PUMA, NY was $180,800 in 2019, which is 0.752 times smaller than the national average of $240,500. Between 2018 and 2019 the median property value increased from $174,700 to $180,800, a 3.49% increase. The homeownership rate in Albany City PUMA, NY is 39.1%, which is lower than the national average of 64.1%. People in Albany City PUMA, NY have an average commute time of 18.5 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Albany City PUMA, NY is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Housing

Property Value

$180,800
2019 Median
± $4,110
$174,700
2018 Median
± $3,330

In 2019, the median property value in Albany City PUMA, NY grew to to $180,800 from the previous year's value of $174,700.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Albany City PUMA, NY 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 Albany City PUMA, NY the largest share of households have a property value in the $200k - $250k range.

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Household Income

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$47,792
Median Household Income
± $2,161
45.1k
Number of Households
± 1,594

In 2019, the median household income of the 45.1k households in Albany City PUMA, NY grew to $47,792 from the previous year's value of $47,121.

The following chart displays the households in Albany City PUMA, NY 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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Property Taxes

$3k+
Average Range

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

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Rent vs Own

39.1%
2019 Homeownership
38.5%
2018 Homeownership

In 2019, 39.1% of the housing units in Albany City PUMA, NY were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 38.5%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is lower than the national average of 64.1%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in Albany City PUMA, NY compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

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Commute Time

18.5 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Albany City PUMA, NY have a shorter commute time (18.5 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.5 minutes). Additionally, 0.716% of the workforce in Albany City PUMA, NY have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2019
  1. Drove Alone (60.7%)
  2. Public Transit (13.4%)
  3. Carpooled (10.9%)

In 2019, 60.7% of workers in Albany City PUMA, NY drove alone to work, followed by those who used public transit to get to work (13.4%) and those who carpooled to work (10.9%).

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 Albany City PUMA, NY distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Albany City PUMA, NY have 2 cars, followed by false.

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Health

95.3% of the population of Albany City PUMA, NY has health coverage, with 47.7% on employee plans, 24.4% on Medicaid, 9.3% on Medicare, 13.1% on non-group plans, and 0.81% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in New York was $9,778 in 2014. This is a 4.57% increase from the previous year ($9,351).

Primary care physicians in New York see 1194 patients per year on average, which represents a 2.05% decrease from the previous year (1219 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1174 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 329 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, Orleans County has the highest prevalence of diabetes (15.7%). Additionally, Chenango County has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (39.3%)

Patient to Clinician Ratios

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1,194 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in New York

Primary care physicians in New York see an average of 1,194 patients per year. This represents a 2.05% decrease from the previous year (1,219 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in New York 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 New York.
$9,778
Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care in New York
$5,338
Per Enrollee Private Health Insurance Spending on Personal Health Care
$9,803
Per Enrollee Medicaid Spending on Personal Health Care
$12,179
Per Enrollee Medicare Spending on Personal Health Care

Between 2013 and 2014, all personal health care spending per capita in New York (including private, Medicare, and Medicaid) grew 4.57%, from $9,351 to $9,778.

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

4.66%
Uninsured
47.7%
Employer Coverage
24.4%
Medicaid
9.3%
Medicare
13.1%
Non-Group
0.81%
Military or VA

Between 2018 and 2019, the percent of uninsured citizens in Albany City PUMA, NY declined by 21.8% from 5.95% to 4.66%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Albany City PUMA, NY 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. 15.7% prevalence
  2. 14.3% prevalence
  3. 14.2% prevalence

Orleans County has the highest prevalence of diabetes in New York, at 15.7%.

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

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