California, PA

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Population

6,513

0.777% decline

Median Age

25.1


Median Household Income

$36,127

1.88% decline

Poverty Rate

21.7%


Number of Employees

2,998

7.53% growth

Median Property Value

$109,300

3.1% decline

About

In 2017, California, PA had a population of 6.51k people with a median age of 25.1 and a median household income of $36,127. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of California, PA declined from 6,564 to 6,513, a -0.777% decrease and its median household income declined from $36,820 to $36,127, a -1.88% decrease.

The population of California, PA is 89.8% White Alone, 4.76% Black or African American Alone, and 2.44% Two or More Races. N/A% of the people in California, PA speak a non-English language, and 99.5% are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in California, PA are California University of Pennsylvania (2,490 degrees awarded in 2016).

The median property value in California, PA is $109,300, and the homeownership rate is 57.1%. Most people in California, PA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 20.2 minutes. The average car ownership in California, PA is 2 cars per household.

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Economy

The economy of California, PA employs 3k people. The largest industries in California, PA are Educational Services (815 people), Retail Trade (459 people), and Health Care & Social Assistance (291 people), and the highest paying industries are Transportation & Warehousing ($117,544), Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($78,750), and Finance & Insurance ($72,857).

Median household income in California, PA is $36,127. Males in California, PA have an average income that is 1.35 times higher than the average income of females, which is $49,502. The income inequality in California, PA (measured using the Gini index) is 0.469, which is lower than than the national average.

Wages

Median Household Income

$36,127

2017 value

± $4,488

-1.88%

1 Year Growth

± 19.7%

Households in California, PA have a median annual income of $36,127, which is less than the median annual income of $60,336 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $36,820 in 2016, which represents a -1.88% annual growth.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

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$67,039

Average Male Salary

± $1,040

$49,502

Average Female Salary

± $757

In 2017, full-time male employees in Pennsylvania made 1.35 times more than female employees.

This chart shows the gender-based wage disparity in the 5 most common occupations in Pennsylvania by number of full-time employees.

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Wage by Race and Ethnicity in Common Jobs

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Highest Average Salaries by Race & Ethnicity

  1. Asian

    $61,450 ± $4,076

  2. White

    $51,412 ± $642

  3. Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander

    $38,644 ± $21,965

In 2017 the highest paid race/ethnicity of Pennsylvania workers was Asian. These workers were paid 1.2 times more than White workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity.

This chart shows the race- and ethnicity-based wage disparities in the 5 most common occupations in Pennsylvania by number of full-time employees.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for California, PA is from Pennsylvania.

0.469

2017 Wage GINI

0.469

2016 Wage GINI

In 2017, the income inequality in Pennsylvania was 0.469 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.19% growth from 2016 to 2017, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat less even.

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

This chart shows the number of workers in Pennsylvania across various wage buckets compared to the national average.

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Income by Location

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Highest Median Household Income (Total)

  1. Census Tract 7922

  2. N/A

  3. N/A

In 2017, the place with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in California, PA was Census Tract 7922 with a value of $31,000, followed by N/A and N/A, with respective values of N/A and N/A.

The following map shows all of the places in California, 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

21.7% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in California, PA (1.08k out of 4.99k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is higher than the national average of 13.4%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 18 - 24, followed by Males 18 - 24 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

    1,072 ± 273

  2. Asian

    11 ± 77

  3. Hispanic

    7 ± 76

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in California, PA is White, followed by Asian 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

3k

2017 Value

± 337

7.53%

1 Year growth

± 14.7%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in California, PA grew at a rate of 7.53%, from 2.79k employees to 3k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in California, PA, are Office & Administrative Support Occupations (457 people), Management Occupations (286 people), and Sales & Related Occupations (267 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of California, PA.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of California, PA, by number of employees, are Office & Administrative Support Occupations (457 people), Management Occupations (286 people), and Sales & Related Occupations (267 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other places, California, PA has an unusually high number of residents working as Community & Social Service Occupations (2.45 times higher than expected), Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, & Media Occupations (2.3 times), and Law Enforcement Workers Including Supervisors (2.11 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of California, PA, by median earnings, are Architecture & Engineering Occupations ($103,125), Health Diagnosing & Treating Practitioners & Other Technical Occupations ($100,000), and Healthcare Practitioners & Technical Occupations ($64,432).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

3k

2017 Value

± 337

7.53%

1 Year growth

± 14.7%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in California, PA grew at a rate of 7.53%, from 2.79k employees to 3k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in California, PA, are Educational Services (815 people), Retail Trade (459 people), and Health Care & Social Assistance (291 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of California, PA, though some of these residents may live in California, 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 California, PA, by number of employees, are Educational Services (815 people), Retail Trade (459 people), and Health Care & Social Assistance (291 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other places, California, PA has an unusually high number of Mining, Quarrying, & Oil & Gas Extraction (3.09 times higher than expected), Educational Services (2.93 times), and Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation (2.18 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in California, PA, by median earnings, are Transportation & Warehousing ($117,544), Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($78,750), and Finance & Insurance ($72,857).

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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

97.4% of the population of California, PA has health coverage, with 54.5% on employee plans, 11.1% on Medicaid, 10.9% on Medicare, 20% on non-group plans, and 0.798% on military or VA plans.

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

Primary care physicians in California, 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).

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

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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

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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

2.64%

Uninsured

54.5%

Employer Coverage

11.1%

Medicaid

10.9%

Medicare

20%

Non-Group

0.798%

Military or VA

Between 2016 and 2017, the percent of uninsured citizens in California, PA declined by 2.61% from 2.71% to 2.64%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in California, PA 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. 16% prevalence

  2. 13.4% prevalence

  3. 13.2% prevalence

Fayette County has the highest prevalence of diabetes in Pennsylvania, at 16%.

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

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Diversity

California, PA is home to a population of 6.51k people, from which 99.5% are citizens. As of 2017, 1.97% of California, PA residents were born outside of the country (128 people).

The ethnic composition of the population of California, PA is composed of 5.85k White Alone residents (89.8%), 310 Black or African American Alone residents (4.76%), 159 Two or More Races residents (2.44%), 126 Hispanic or Latino residents (1.93%), 72 Asian Alone residents (1.11%), 0 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander Alone residents (0%), 0 American Indian & Alaska Native Alone residents (0%), and 0 Some Other Race Alone residents (0%).

The most common foreign languages spoken in California, PA are N/A.

Age

Age by Nativity

26

Median Native-Born Age

± 5.5

22

Median Foreign-Born Age

± 48.5

In 2017, the median age of all people in California, PA was 25.1. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 26, were generally older than than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 22. But people in California, PA are getting staying the same age. In 2016, the average age of all California, PA residents was 25.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

1.97%

2017 Foreign-Born Population

128 people

2.62%

2016 Foreign-Born Population

172 people

As of 2017, 1.97% of California, PA residents (128 people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.7%. In 2016, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in California, PA was 2.62%, meaning that the rate has been decreasing.

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Global Diversity

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Most Common Origin

  1. India

    81,562 ± 6,989 people

  2. China

    63,036 ± 6,149 people

  3. Mexico

    54,918 ± 5,741 people

In 2017, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Pennsylvania was India, the natal country of 81,562 Pennsylvania residents, followed by China with 63,036 and Mexico with 54,918.

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Citizenship

99.5%

2017 Citizenship

98.9%

2016 Citizenship

As of 2017, 99.5% of California, PA residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.1%. In 2016, the percentage of US citizens in California, PA was 98.9%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

Most Common

  1. White Alone

    5.85k ± 158

  2. Black or African American Alone

    310 ± 97

  3. Two or More Races

    159 ± 77.5

In 2017, there were 18.9 times more White Alone residents (5.85k people) in California, PA than any other race or ethnicity. There were 310 Black or African American Alone and 159 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 California, PA as a share of the total population.

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Non-English Speakers

Most Common Languages

  1. N/A

    N/A speakers (N/A%)

  2. N/A

    N/A speakers (N/A%)

  3. N/A

    N/A speakers (N/A%)

N/A% of California, PA citizens are speakers of a non-English language, which is approximately the same as the national average of 21.8%. In N/A, the most common non-English language spoken in California, PA was N/A. N/A% of the overall population of California, PA are native N/A speakers. N/A% speak N/A and N/A% speak N/A, the next two most common languages.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period

  1. Vietnam

    160 ± 99

  2. Gulf War (2001-)

    111 ± 79

  3. Gulf War (1990s)

    26 ± 29

California, PA has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 1.44 times greater than any other conflict.

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Education

In 2016, universities in California, PA awarded 2,490 degrees. The student population of California, PA is skewed towards women, with 3,297 male students and 4,256 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in California, PA are White (2,018 and 81.7%), followed by Black or African American (212 and 8.58%), Unknown (95 and 3.85%), and Hispanic or Latino (64 and 2.59%).

The largest universities in California, PA by number of degrees awarded are California University of Pennsylvania (2,490 and 100%).

The most popular majors in California, PA are Sport & Fitness Management (642 and 25.8%), General Business Administration & Management (217 and 8.71%), and Registered Nursing (176 and 7.07%).

The median tuition costs in California, 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

Most Common

  1. 176 degrees awarded

  2. 159 degrees awarded

  3. 150 degrees awarded

In 2015, the most common concentation for Bachelors Degree recipients in California, PA was Registered Nursing with 176 degrees awarded.

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

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Universities

Largest Universities by degrees awarded

2,490 degrees awarded

$7,238

Median In-State Public

$N/A

Median Private

In 2016, the California, PA institution with the largest number of graduating students was California University of Pennsylvania with 2,490 degrees awarded.

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Student Gender for Common Institutions

1,005

Degrees Awarded to Men

1,485

Degrees Awarded to Women

In 2016, 1,005 men were awarded degrees from institutions in California, PA, which is 0.677 times less than the 1,485 female students who received degrees in the same year.

This chart displays the gender disparity between the institutions in California, PA by degrees awarded.

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Student Race and Ethnicity

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    2,018 degrees awarded

  2. Black or African American

    212 degrees awarded

  3. Unknown

    95 degrees awarded

In 2016 the majority of degrees awarded at institutions in California, PA were to White students. These 2,018 degrees mean that there were 9.52 times more White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Black or African American, with 212 degrees awarded.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in California, PA was $109,300 in 2017, which is 0.502 times smaller than the national average of $217,600. Between 2016 and 2017 the median property value increased from $112,800 to $109,300, a 3.1% decrease. The homeownership rate in California, PA is 57.1%, which is lower than the national average of 63.9%. People in California, PA have an average commute time of 20.2 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in California, PA is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Income

Household Income

Please note that the buckets used in this visualization were not evenly distributed by ACS when publishing the data.

$36,127

Median Household Income

± $4,488

2.32k

Number of Households

± 309

In 2017, the median household income of the 2.32k households in California, PA declined from $36,127 from the previous year's value of $36,820.

The following chart displays the households in California, 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 < $10k range.

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Housing

Property Value

$109,300

2017 Median

± $24,853

$112,800

2016 Median

± $16,979

In 2017, the median property value in California, PA declined from to $109,300 from the previous year's value of $112,800.

The following charts display, first, the property values in California, 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 California, PA the largest share of households have a property value in the $125k - $150k range.

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Property Taxes

< $800

Average Range

This chart shows the households in California, PA distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In California, PA the largest share of households pay taxes in the < $800 range.

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Rent vs Own

57.1%

2017 Homeownership

58%

2016 Homeownership

In 2017, 57.1% of the housing units in California, PA were occupied by their owner. This percentage declined from the previous year's rate of 58%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is lower than the national average of 63.9%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in California, 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 California, PA distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in California, PA have 2 cars, followed by 1 car.

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Commute Time

20.2 minutes

Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in California, PA have a shorter commute time (20.2 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.1 minutes). Additionally, 0.895% of the workforce in California, PA have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Method of Travel

  1. Drove Alone

    58.9%

  2. Walked

    19.7%

  3. Carpooled

    12.5%

In 2017, the most common method of travel for workers in California, PA was Drove Alone, followed by those who Walked and those who Carpooled.

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