Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA

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Population

172,288

0.036% growth

Poverty Rate

11.8%


Median Age

39.1


Median Household Income

$59,733

4.82% growth

Number of Employees

78,429

0.434% growth

Median Property Value

$191,000

0.0523% decline

About

In 2017, Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA had a population of 172k people with a median age of 39.1 and a median household income of $59,733. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA grew from 172,226 to 172,288, a 0.036% increase and its median household income grew from $56,988 to $59,733, a 4.82% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA are White (Non-Hispanic) (67.9%), White (Hispanic) (12.5%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (6.58%), Some Other Race (Hispanic) (3.34%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (3.25%). 19% of the people in Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA speak a non-English language, and 95.9% are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA are Lehigh University (2,050 degrees awarded in 2017), Northampton County Area Community College (1,446 degrees), and Lafayette College (734 degrees).

The median property value in Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA is $191,000, and the homeownership rate is 62.2%. Most people in Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 24.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA is 2 cars per household.

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COVID-19

Total Confirmed Cases by Date

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Impact on Employment

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Community Mobility

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Economy

The economy of Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA employs 78.4k people. The largest industries in Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA are Hospitals (5,429 people), Restaurants & Food Services (4,468 people), and Elementary & secondary schools (4,322 people), and the highest paying industries are Securities, commodities, funds, trusts & other financial investments ($186,857), Periodical, book, & directory publishers ($125,132), and Medical equipment & supplies manufacturing ($107,412).

Median household income in Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA is $59,733. Males in Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA have an average income that is 1.38 times higher than the average income of females, which is $48,516. The income inequality in Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA (measured using the Gini index) is 0.467, which is lower than than the national average.

Wages

Median Household Income

$59,733

2017 value

± $1,494

4.82%

1 Year Growth

± 3.52%

Households in Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA have a median annual income of $59,733, 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 $56,988 in 2016, which represents a 4.82% annual growth.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

$67,060

Average Male Salary

± $8,926

$48,516

Average Female Salary

± $6,359

In 2017, full-time male employees in Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA made 1.38 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

    $54,612 ± $29,943

  2. White

    $51,228 ± $5,557

  3. Black

    $42,135 ± $14,763

In 2017 the highest paid race/ethnicity of Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA workers was Asian. These workers were paid 1.07 times more than White workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity.

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Wage Distribution

0.467

2017 Wage GINI

0.46

2016 Wage GINI

In 2017, the income inequality in Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA was 0.467 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 1.55% growth from 2016 to 2017, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat less even.

The 2017 the GINI for Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA was lower than than the national average of 0.479. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA 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 Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA was Broomall & Ardmore (West) PUMA, PA with a value of $108,761, followed by King of Prussia & Ardmore (East) PUMA, PA and Bucks County (Central) PUMA, PA, with respective values of $104,430 and $103,452.

The following map shows all of the PUMAs in Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Poverty by Age and Gender

Females 25 - 34

Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

11.8% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA (19.2k out of 162k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is lower than the national average of 13.1%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 25 - 34, followed by Females 35 - 44 and then Males 18 - 24.

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

    13,627 ± 839

  2. Hispanic

    7,985 ± 633

  3. Black

    2,095 ± 358

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA is White, followed by Hispanic and Black.

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

78.4k

2017 Value

0.434%

1 Year growth

± 0.434%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA grew at a rate of 0.434%, from 78.1k employees to 78.4k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA, are Miscellaneous managers (2,012 people), Secretaries & administrative assistants (1,884 people), and Registered nurses (1,851 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA, by number of employees, are Miscellaneous managers (2,012 people), Secretaries & administrative assistants (1,884 people), and Registered nurses (1,851 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other pumas, Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA has an unusually high number of residents working as Gaming services workers (9.13 times higher than expected), Cutting workers (4.34 times), and Chemical technicians (3.26 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA, by average salary, are Personal financial advisors ($204,695), Physicians & surgeons ($186,526), and General & operations managers ($148,574).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

78.4k

2017 Value

0.434%

1 Year growth

± 0.434%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA grew at a rate of 0.434%, from 78.1k employees to 78.4k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA, are Hospitals (5,429 people), Restaurants & Food Services (4,468 people), and Elementary & secondary schools (4,322 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA, though some of these residents may live in Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, 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 Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA, by number of employees, are Hospitals (5,429 people), Restaurants & Food Services (4,468 people), and Elementary & secondary schools (4,322 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other pumas, Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA has an unusually high number of Sugar & confectionery products (5.33 times higher than expected), Foundries (4.73 times), and Pharmaceutical & medicine manufacturing (3.91 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA, by average salary, are Securities, commodities, funds, trusts & other financial investments ($186,857), Periodical, book, & directory publishers ($125,132), and Medical equipment & supplies manufacturing ($107,412).

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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. $88.5B

  2. $57.4B

  3. $55.2B

In 2015, the top outbound Pennsylvania product (by dollars) was Mixed freight with $88.5B, followed by Coal-n.e.c. ($57.4B) and Pharmaceuticals ($55.2B).

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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$671B

2020 Value

$954B

Projected 2045 Value

42.2% growth

In 2020, total outbound Pennsylvania trade was $671B. This is expected to increase 42.2% 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. $65.4B

  2. $62.6B

  3. $35.6B

In 2015, the top outbound Pennsylvania domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was New York with $65.4B, followed by New Jersey with $62.6B and Ohio and $35.6B.

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Health

91.4% of the population of Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA has health coverage, with 51% on employee plans, 15% on Medicaid, 12.6% on Medicare, 12.2% on non-group plans, and 0.56% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in the puma of Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA was $9,258 in 2014. This is a 4.29% increase from the previous year ($8,877).

Primary care physicians in Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, 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%).

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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

8.61%

Uninsured

51%

Employer Coverage

15%

Medicaid

12.6%

Medicare

12.2%

Non-Group

0.56%

Military or VA

Between N/A and 2016, the percent of uninsured citizens in Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA stayed by NaNk% from N/A% to 8.61%.

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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%.

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Diversity

Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA is home to a population of 172k people, from which 95.9% are citizens. As of 2016, 8.79% of Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA residents were born outside of the country (15.1k people).

In 2017, there were 5.42 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (117k people) in Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA than any other race or ethnicity. There were 21.6k White (Hispanic) and 11.3k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

The most common foreign languages spoken in Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA are Spanish (20,869 speakers), Chinese (Incl. Mandarin, Cantonese) (1,182 speakers), and French (Incl. Cajun) (685 speakers).

Age

Age by Nativity

38

Median Native-Born Age

± 0.6

44

Median Foreign-Born Age

± 1.7

In 2017, the median age of all people in Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA was 39.1. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 38, were generally younger than than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 44. But people in Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA are getting getting younger. In 2016, the average age of all Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA residents was 39.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

8.79%

2016 Foreign-Born Population

15.1k people

8.85%

2015 Foreign-Born Population

15.2k people

As of 2016, 8.79% of Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA residents (15.1k people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.7%. In 2015, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA was 8.85%, meaning that the rate has been decreasing.

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Global Diversity

Most Common Origin

  1. India

    1,530 ± 956 people

  2. Dominican Republic

    1,080 ± 804 people

  3. Mexico

    1,054 ± 795 people

In 2017, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA was India, the natal country of 1,530 Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA residents, followed by Dominican Republic with 1,080 and Mexico with 1,054.

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Citizenship

95.9%

2017 Citizenship

95.9%

2016 Citizenship

As of 2017, 95.9% of Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.2%. In 2016, the percentage of US citizens in Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA was 95.9%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been decreasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA

  1. White (Non-Hispanic)

    117k ± 1.05k

  2. White (Hispanic)

    21.6k ± 1.16k

  3. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)

    11.3k ± 853

In 2017, there were 5.42 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (117k people) in Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA than any other race or ethnicity. There were 21.6k White (Hispanic) and 11.3k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

The following bar chart shows the 7 races represented in Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA as a share of the total population.

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Non-English Speakers

Most Common Languages

  1. Spanish

    20,869 speakers (12.8%)

  2. Chinese (Incl. Mandarin, Cantonese)

    1,182 speakers (0.723%)

  3. French (Incl. Cajun)

    685 speakers (0.419%)

19% of Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA citizens are speakers of a non-English language, which is lower than the national average of 21.9%. In 2017, the most common non-English language spoken in Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA was Spanish. 12.8% of the overall population of Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA are native Spanish speakers. 0.723% speak Chinese (Incl. Mandarin, Cantonese) and 0.419% speak Spanish, the next two most common languages.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period

  1. Vietnam

    3,378 ± 329

  2. Korea

    1,089 ± 212

  3. Gulf War (2001-)

    1,031 ± 229

Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 3.1 times greater than any other conflict.

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Education

In 2017, universities in Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA awarded 4,896 degrees. The student population of Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA is skewed towards women, with 10,164 male students and 12,027 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA are White (3,183 and 71.5%), followed by Hispanic or Latino (505 and 11.3%), Black or African American (243 and 5.46%), and Asian (224 and 5.03%).

The largest universities in Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA by number of degrees awarded are Lehigh University (2,050 and 41.9%), Northampton County Area Community College (1,446 and 29.5%), and Lafayette College (734 and 15%).

The most popular majors in Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA are Mechanical Engineering (233 and 4.76%), General Finance (188 and 3.84%), and General Business (144 and 2.94%).

The median tuition costs in Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA are $50,320 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. 136 degrees awarded

  2. 184 degrees awarded

  3. 182 degrees awarded

In 2015, the most common concentation for Bachelors Degree recipients in Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA was General Economics with 136 degrees awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of students graduating with a Bachelors Degree from schools in Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA according to their major.

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Universities

Largest Universities by degrees awarded

  1. 2,050 degrees awarded

  2. 1,446 degrees awarded

  3. 734 degrees awarded

$N/A

Median In-State Public

$50,320

Median Private

In 2017, the Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA institution with the largest number of graduating students was Lehigh University with 2,050 degrees awarded.

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Student Gender for Common Institutions

2,305

Degrees Awarded to Men

2,591

Degrees Awarded to Women

In 2017, 2,305 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA, which is 0.89 times less than the 2,591 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

    3,183 degrees awarded

  2. Hispanic or Latino

    505 degrees awarded

  3. Black or African American

    243 degrees awarded

In 2017 the majority of degrees awarded at institutions in Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA were to White students. These 3,183 degrees mean that there were 6.3 times more White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Hispanic or Latino, with 505 degrees awarded.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA was $191,000 in 2017, which is 0.832 times smaller than the national average of $229,700. Between 2016 and 2017 the median property value increased from $191,100 to $191,000, a 0.0523% decrease. The homeownership rate in Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA is 62.2%, which is lower than the national average of 63.9%. People in Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA have an average commute time of 24.4 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Housing

Property Value

$191,000

2017 Median

± $3,565

$191,100

2016 Median

± $3,406

In 2017, the median property value in Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA declined from to $191,000 from the previous year's value of $191,100.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, 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 Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA the largest share of households have a property value in the $200k - $250k range.

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Household Income

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$59,733

Median Household Income

± $1,494

64.9k

Number of Households

± 1,578

In 2017, the median household income of the 64.9k households in Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA grew to $59,733 from the previous year's value of $56,988.

The following chart displays the households in Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, 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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Property Taxes

$3k+

Average Range

This chart shows the households in Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA the largest share of households pay taxes in the $3k+ range.

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Rent vs Own

62.2%

2017 Homeownership

61.7%

2016 Homeownership

In 2017, 62.2% of the housing units in Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 61.7%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is lower than the national average of 63.9%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

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Commute Time

24.4 minutes

Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA have a shorter commute time (24.4 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.1 minutes). Additionally, 3.91% of the workforce in Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Method of Travel

  1. Drove Alone

    79.5%

  2. Carpooled

    7.83%

  3. Worked At Home

    3.61%

In 2017, the most common method of travel for workers in Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA was Drove Alone (79.5%), followed by those who Carpooled (7.83%) and those who Worked At Home (3.61%).

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 Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Bethlehem (East) & Easton Cities PUMA, PA have 2 cars, followed by 3 cars.

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