Butler County PUMA, PA

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Population

185,984

0.00538% growth

Median Age

43.1


Median Household Income

$66,037

4.25% growth

Poverty Rate

8.42%


Number of Employees

89,898

1.29% growth

Median Property Value

$190,000

3.71% growth

About

In 2017, Butler County PUMA, PA had a population of 186k people with a median age of 43.1 and a median household income of $66,037. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Butler County PUMA, PA grew from 185,974 to 185,984, a 0.00538% increase and its median household income grew from $63,345 to $66,037, a 4.25% increase.

The population of Butler County PUMA, PA is 95% White Alone, 1.39% Hispanic or Latino, and 1.36% Two or More Races. 2.95% of the people in Butler County PUMA, PA speak a non-English language, and 99% are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Butler County PUMA, PA are Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania (2,181 degrees awarded in 2016), Butler County Community College (505 degrees), and Butler Beauty Academy (31 degrees).

The median property value in Butler County PUMA, PA is $190,000, and the homeownership rate is 76.2%. Most people in Butler County PUMA, PA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 25.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Butler County PUMA, PA is 2 cars per household.

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Economy

The economy of Butler County PUMA, PA employs 89.9k people. The largest industries in Butler County PUMA, PA are Restaurants & Food Services (5,418 people), Construction (5,089 people), and Hospitals (4,963 people), and the highest paying industries are Oil & gas extraction ($151,252), Electric power generation, transmission & distribution ($132,911), and Support activities for mining ($129,629).

Median household income in Butler County PUMA, PA is $66,037. Males in Butler County PUMA, PA have an average income that is 1.38 times higher than the average income of females, which is $53,663. The income inequality in Butler County PUMA, PA (measured using the Gini index) is 0.477, which is lower than than the national average.

Wages

Median Household Income

$66,037

2017 value

± $1,398

4.25%

1 Year Growth

± 2.81%

Households in Butler County PUMA, PA have a median annual income of $66,037, 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 $63,345 in 2016, which represents a 4.25% annual growth.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

$74,089

Average Male Salary

± $8,578

$53,663

Average Female Salary

± $7,289

In 2017, full-time male employees in Butler County 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

    $67,347 ± $35,212

  2. Black

    $57,828 ± $73,937

  3. White

    $54,659 ± $5,118

In 2017 the highest paid race/ethnicity of Butler County PUMA, PA workers was Asian. These workers were paid 1.16 times more than Black workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity.

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Wage Distribution

0.477

2017 Wage GINI

0.474

2016 Wage GINI

In 2017, the income inequality in Butler County PUMA, PA was 0.477 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.707% growth from 2016 to 2017, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat less even.

The 2017 the GINI for Butler County PUMA, PA was lower than than the national average of 0.479. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Butler County PUMA, PA 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 Butler County PUMA, PA was Broomall & Ardmore (West) PUMA, PA with a value of $107,007, followed by Bucks County (Central) PUMA, PA and King of Prussia & Ardmore (East) PUMA, PA, with respective values of $104,302 and $103,802.

The following map shows all of the PUMAs in Butler County PUMA, PA colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Poverty by Age and Gender

Females 18 - 24

Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

8.42% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Butler County PUMA, PA (15.2k out of 180k 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 18 - 24, followed by Females 25 - 34 and then Females 55 - 64.

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

    14,107 ± 724

  2. Hispanic

    357 ± 142

  3. Asian

    261 ± 154

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Butler County PUMA, PA is White, followed by Hispanic and Asian.

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

89.9k

2017 Value

1.29%

1 Year growth

± 1.29%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Butler County PUMA, PA grew at a rate of 1.29%, from 88.7k employees to 89.9k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Butler County PUMA, PA, are Miscellaneous managers (2,957 people), Secretaries & administrative assistants (2,765 people), and Driver/sales workers & truck drivers (2,321 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Butler County PUMA, PA.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Butler County PUMA, PA, by number of employees, are Miscellaneous managers (2,957 people), Secretaries & administrative assistants (2,765 people), and Driver/sales workers & truck drivers (2,321 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other pumas, Butler County PUMA, PA has an unusually high number of residents working as Rolling machine setters, operators, & tenders, metal & plastic (24.3 times higher than expected), Metal furnace operators, tenders, pourers, & casters (7.7 times), and Nurse anesthetists (6.94 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Butler County PUMA, PA, by average salary, are Physicians & surgeons ($253,902), Chief executives & legislators ($189,407), and Dentists ($170,224).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

89.9k

2017 Value

1.29%

1 Year growth

± 1.29%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Butler County PUMA, PA grew at a rate of 1.29%, from 88.7k employees to 89.9k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Butler County PUMA, PA, are Restaurants & Food Services (5,418 people), Construction (5,089 people), and Hospitals (4,963 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Butler County PUMA, PA, though some of these residents may live in Butler County 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 Butler County PUMA, PA, by number of employees, are Restaurants & Food Services (5,418 people), Construction (5,089 people), and Hospitals (4,963 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other pumas, Butler County PUMA, PA has an unusually high number of Pottery, ceramics, & plumbing fixture manufacturing (12.2 times higher than expected), Iron & steel mills & steel product manufacturing (11.6 times), and Other general government & support (9.39 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Butler County PUMA, PA, by average salary, are Oil & gas extraction ($151,252), Electric power generation, transmission & distribution ($132,911), and Support activities for mining ($129,629).

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Domestic Trade

Domestic Production & Consumption

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

Top Domestic Production in Dollars

  1. $83B

  2. $50.6B

  3. $49.7B

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

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

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$618B

2015 Value

$954B

Projected 2045 Value

54.4% growth

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

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

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Interstate Trade

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

Most Common Trade Partners

  1. $61B

  2. $57.7B

  3. $33.1B

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

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

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Health

N/A% of the population of Butler County PUMA, PA has health coverage, with N/A% on employee plans, N/A% on Medicaid, N/A% on Medicare, N/A% on non-group plans, and N/A% on military or VA plans.

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

Primary care physicians in Butler County 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

N/A%

Uninsured

N/A%

Employer Coverage

N/A%

Medicaid

N/A%

Medicare

N/A%

Non-Group

N/A%

Military or VA

Between N/A and N/A, the percent of uninsured citizens in Butler County PUMA, PA N/A by N/A from N/A% to N/A%.

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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

Butler County PUMA, PA is home to a population of 186k people, from which 99% are citizens. As of 2017, N/A% of Butler County PUMA, PA residents were born outside of the country (N/A people).

The ethnic composition of the population of Butler County PUMA, PA is composed of 177k White Alone residents (95%), 2.59k Hispanic or Latino residents (1.39%), 2.53k Two or More Races residents (1.36%), 2.13k Asian Alone residents (1.15%), 1.67k Black or African American Alone residents (0.898%), 192 Some Other Race Alone residents (0.103%), 103 American Indian & Alaska Native Alone residents (0.0554%), and 55 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander Alone residents (0.0296%).

The most common foreign languages spoken in Butler County PUMA, PA are Spanish (1,237 speakers), German (630 speakers), and French (Incl. Cajun) (542 speakers).

Age

Age by Nativity

43

Median Native-Born Age

± 0.2

42

Median Foreign-Born Age

± 2.5

In 2017, the median age of all people in Butler County PUMA, PA was 43.1. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 43, were generally older than than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 42. But people in Butler County PUMA, PA are getting getting older. In 2016, the average age of all Butler County PUMA, PA residents was 43.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

N/A%

2017 Foreign-Born Population

N/A people

2.03%

2016 Foreign-Born Population

3.78k people

As of 2017, N/A% of Butler County PUMA, PA 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 Butler County PUMA, PA was 2.03%, meaning that the rate has been maintaining.

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Global Diversity

Most Common Origin

  1. India

    436 ± 512 people

  2. China

    322 ± 440 people

  3. Mexico

    260 ± 396 people

In 2017, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Butler County PUMA, PA was India, the natal country of 436 Butler County PUMA, PA residents, followed by China with 322 and Mexico with 260.

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Citizenship

99%

2017 Citizenship

99.1%

2016 Citizenship

As of 2017, 99% of Butler County PUMA, PA residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.1%. In 2016, the percentage of US citizens in Butler County PUMA, PA was 99.1%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been decreasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

Most Common

  1. White Alone

    177k ± 122

  2. Hispanic or Latino

    2.59k ± 238

  3. Two or More Races

    2.53k ± 244

In 2017, there were 68.1 times more White Alone residents (177k people) in Butler County PUMA, PA than any other race or ethnicity. There were 2.59k Hispanic or Latino and 2.53k Two or More Races residents, the second and third most common racial or ethnic groups.

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

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Non-English Speakers

Most Common Languages

  1. Spanish

    1,237 speakers (0.701%)

  2. German

    630 speakers (0.357%)

  3. French (Incl. Cajun)

    542 speakers (0.307%)

2.95% of Butler County PUMA, PA 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 Butler County PUMA, PA was Spanish. 0.701% of the overall population of Butler County PUMA, PA are native Spanish speakers. 0.357% speak German and 0.307% speak Spanish, the next two most common languages.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period

  1. Vietnam

    4,676 ± 340

  2. Gulf War (2001-)

    1,789 ± 254

  3. Gulf War (1990s)

    1,732 ± 281

Butler County PUMA, PA has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 2.61 times greater than any other conflict.

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Education

In 2016, universities in Butler County PUMA, PA awarded 2,730 degrees. The student population of Butler County PUMA, PA is skewed towards women, with 5,072 male students and 7,378 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Butler County PUMA, PA are White (2,428 and 89.7%), followed by Unknown (101 and 3.73%), Black or African American (78 and 2.88%), and Two or More Races (44 and 1.62%).

The largest universities in Butler County PUMA, PA by number of degrees awarded are Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania (2,181 and 79.9%), Butler County Community College (505 and 18.5%), and Butler Beauty Academy (31 and 1.14%).

The most popular majors in Butler County PUMA, PA are General Business Administration & Management (261 and 9.56%), General Special Education & Teaching (247 and 9.05%), and Registered Nursing (176 and 6.45%).

The median tuition costs in Butler County PUMA, PA are $N/A for private four year colleges, and $7,238 and $10,858 respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.

Concentrations

In 2015, the most common concentation for Bachelors Degree recipients in Butler County PUMA, PA was General Health & Wellness with 122 degrees awarded.

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

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Universities

Largest Universities by degrees awarded

  1. 2,181 degrees awarded

  2. 505 degrees awarded

  3. 31 degrees awarded

$7,238

Median In-State Public

$N/A

Median Private

In 2016, the Butler County PUMA, PA institution with the largest number of graduating students was Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania with 2,181 degrees awarded.

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Student Gender for Common Institutions

1,030

Degrees Awarded to Men

1,700

Degrees Awarded to Women

In 2016, 1,030 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Butler County PUMA, PA, which is 0.606 times less than the 1,700 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

    2,428 degrees awarded

  2. Unknown

    101 degrees awarded

  3. Black or African American

    78 degrees awarded

In 2016 the majority of degrees awarded at institutions in Butler County PUMA, PA were to White students. These 2,428 degrees mean that there were 24 times more White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Unknown, with 101 degrees awarded.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Butler County PUMA, PA was $190,000 in 2017, which is 0.873 times smaller than the national average of $217,600. Between 2016 and 2017 the median property value increased from $183,200 to $190,000, a 3.71% increase. The homeownership rate in Butler County PUMA, PA is 76.2%, which is higher than the national average of 63.9%. People in Butler County PUMA, PA have an average commute time of 25.6 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Butler County PUMA, PA is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Income

Household Income

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$66,037

Median Household Income

± $1,398

75.6k

Number of Households

± 1,520

In 2017, the median household income of the 75.6k households in Butler County PUMA, PA grew to $66,037 from the previous year's value of $63,345.

The following chart displays the households in Butler County 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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Housing

Property Value

$190,000

2017 Median

± $2,689

$183,200

2016 Median

± $3,102

In 2017, the median property value in Butler County PUMA, PA grew to to $190,000 from the previous year's value of $183,200.

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

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Property Taxes

$3k+

Average Range

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

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Rent vs Own

76.2%

2017 Homeownership

76.7%

2016 Homeownership

In 2017, 76.2% of the housing units in Butler County PUMA, PA were occupied by their owner. This percentage declined from the previous year's rate of 76.7%.

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

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Transportation

Car Ownership

2 cars

Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Butler County PUMA, PA distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Butler County PUMA, PA have 2 cars, followed by 3 cars.

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Commute Time

25.6 minutes

Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Butler County PUMA, PA have a longer commute time (25.6 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.1 minutes). Additionally, 1.91% of the workforce in Butler County PUMA, PA have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Method of Travel

  1. Drove Alone

    84.6%

  2. Carpooled

    7.2%

  3. Worked At Home

    4.44%

In 2017, the most common method of travel for workers in Butler County PUMA, PA was Drove Alone, followed by those who Carpooled and those who Worked At Home.

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