Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA

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2020 Population
131,525
0.686% 1-year growth
US Senator
Bob Casey Jr.
Democratic Party
US Senator
Pat Toomey
Republican Party
2020 Median Age
44.7
0% 1-year change
2020 Poverty Rate
8.36%
0.873% 1-year decrease
2020 Median Household Income
$70,675
0.568% 1-year growth
2020 Median Property Value
$203,100
3.41% 1-year growth
2020 Employed Population
61,823
2.07% 1-year growth

About

In 2020, Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA had a population of 132k people with a median age of 44.7 and a median household income of $70,675. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA grew from 130,629 to 131,525, a 0.686% increase and its median household income grew from $70,276 to $70,675, a 0.568% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA are White (Non-Hispanic) (87.1%), White (Hispanic) (3.93%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (2.55%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (2.52%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.58%).

7.46% of the households in Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.

98.3% of the residents in Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA are Lehigh Carbon Community College (866 degrees awarded in 2020).

In 2020, the median property value in Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA was $203,100, and the homeownership rate was 77.7%. Most people in Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 30 minutes. The average car ownership in Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA was 2 cars per household.

Diversity

Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA is home to a population of 132k people, from which 98.3% are citizens. As of 2020, 5.36% of Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA residents were born outside of the country (7.05k people).

In 2020, there were 22.2 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (115k people) in Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA than any other race or ethnicity. There were 5.17k White (Hispanic) and 3.35k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

The most common non-English languages spoken as the primary langauge in households in Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA are Spanish (3,576 households), Chinese (Incl. Mandarin, Cantonese) (771 households), and Hindi (643 households).

Race and Ethnicity

Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    115k ± 1.44k
  2. White (Hispanic)
    5.17k ± 738
  3. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)
    3.35k ± 986
5.96%
Hispanic Population
7.84k people

In 2020, there were 22.2 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (115k people) in Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA than any other race or ethnicity. There were 5.17k White (Hispanic) and 3.35k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

5.96% of the people in Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA are hispanic (7.84k people).

The following chart shows the 7 races represented in Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA as a share of the total population.

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Non-English Households

Most Common Non-English Languages
  1. Spanish
    3,576 households (2.87%)
  2. Chinese (Incl. Mandarin, Cantonese)
    771 households (0.618%)
  3. Hindi
    643 households (0.515%)

7.46% of the households in Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language, which is lower than the national average of 21.5%. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.

In 2020, the most common non-English language spoken in households in Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA was Spanish. 2.87% of the households in Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA reported speaking Spanish at home as the primary shared language between all members living in the household.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

5.36%
2020 Foreign-Born Population
7.05k people
4.51%
2019 Foreign-Born Population
5.89k people

As of 2020, 5.36% of Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA residents (7.05k people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.5%. In 2019, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA was 4.51%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Age by Nativity

45
Median Native-Born Age
± 1
46
Median Foreign-Born Age
± 3.5

In 2020, the median age of all people in Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA was 44.7. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 45, were generally younger than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 46. But people in Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA are getting staying the same age. In 2019, the average age of all Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA residents was 45.

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Global Diversity

Most Common Origin
  1. India
    1,158 ± 832 people
  2. Kenya
    806 ± 695 people
  3. China
    651 ± 625 people

In 2020, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA was India, the natal country of 1,158 Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA residents, followed by Kenya with 806 and China with 651.

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Citizenship

98.3%
2020 Citizenship
98.4%
2019 Citizenship

As of 2020, 98.3% of Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.4%. In 2019, the percentage of US citizens in Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA was 98.4%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been decreasing.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    3,591 ± 473
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    1,344 ± 348
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    1,005 ± 265

Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 2.67 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 Pennsylvania, 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 Pennsylvania (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 Pennsylvania. 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 Pennsylvania.

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Community Mobility

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This chart presents movement trends over time in the state of Pennsylvania 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 Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA is $70,675. In 2020, the PUMA with the highest Median Household Income in Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA was Broomall & Ardmore (West) PUMA, PA with a value of $110,502, followed by King of Prussia & Ardmore (East) PUMA, PA and Phoenixville Borough PUMA, PA, with respective values of $110,225 and $109,598.

Males in Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA have an average income that is 1.27 times higher than the average income of females, which is $57,386. The income inequality in Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA (measured using the Gini index) is 0.452, which is lower than than the national average.

The economy of Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA employs 61.8k people. The largest industries in Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA are Elementary & secondary schools (3,879 people), General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (3,856 people), and Construction (3,572 people), and the highest paying industries are Air transportation ($206,515), Drugs, sundries, & chemical & allied products merchant wholesalers ($161,262), and Offices of other health practitioners ($138,174).

Wages

Median Household Income

$70,675
2020 value
± $2,348
0.568%
1 Year Growth
± 3.97%

Households in Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA have a median annual income of $70,675, which is more than the median annual income of $64,994 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $70,276 in 2019, which represents a 0.568% annual growth.

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Wage by Sex in Common Jobs

$73,051
Average Male Salary in Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA
± $9,832
$57,386
Average Female Salary in Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA
± $9,259

In 2020, full-time male employees in Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA made 1.27 times more than female employees.

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Wage by Race and Ethnicity in Common Jobs

Highest Average Salaries by Race & Ethnicity in Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA
  1. Asian
    $58,393 ± $28,707
  2. White
    $57,989 ± $6,540
  3. American Indian
    $49,022 ± $91,940

In 2020 the highest paid race/ethnicity of Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA workers was Asian. These workers were paid 1.01 times more than White workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity in Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA.

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Wage Distribution

0.452
2020 Wage GINI in Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA
0.443
2019 Wage GINI in Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA

In 2020, the income inequality in Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA was 0.452 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 2.01% growth from 2019 to 2020, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat less even. The GINI for Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA was lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA in comparison to the national average.

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Income by Location

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In 2020, the PUMA with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA was Broomall & Ardmore (West) PUMA, PA with a value of $110,502, followed by King of Prussia & Ardmore (East) PUMA, PA and Phoenixville Borough PUMA, PA, with respective values of $110,225 and $109,598.

The following map shows all of the PUMAs in Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Poverty by Age and Sex

Males < 5
Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

8.36% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA (10.9k out of 130k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is lower than the national average of 12.8%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Males < 5, 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
    9,495 ± 750
  2. Hispanic
    1,296 ± 343
  3. Black
    540 ± 194

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties 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

61.8k
2020 Value
2.07%
1 Year growth
± 2.07%

From 2019 to 2020, employment in Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA grew at a rate of 2.07%, from 60.6k employees to 61.8k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA, are Driver/sales workers & truck drivers (2,415 people), Registered nurses (2,039 people), and Elementary & middle school teachers (1,647 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA, by number of employees, are Driver/sales workers & truck drivers (2,415 people), Registered nurses (2,039 people), and Elementary & middle school teachers (1,647 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other PUMAs, Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA has an unusually high number of residents working as Physical therapist assistants & aides (7.87 times higher than expected), Chemical engineers (5.08 times), and Construction & building inspectors (3.67 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA, by average salary, are Aircraft pilots & flight engineers ($278,377), Chief executives & legislators ($274,285), and Physicians ($239,816).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

61.8k
2020 Value
2.07%
1 Year growth
± 2.07%

From 2019 to 2020, employment in Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA grew at a rate of 2.07%, from 60.6k employees to 61.8k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA, are Elementary & secondary schools (3,879 people), General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (3,856 people), and Construction (3,572 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA, though some of these residents may live in Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties 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 Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA, by number of employees, are Elementary & secondary schools (3,879 people), General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (3,856 people), and Construction (3,572 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other PUMAs, Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA has an unusually high number of Animal food, grain & oilseed milling (7.86 times higher than expected), Electric lighting & electrical equipment manufacturing, & other electrical component manufacturing, n.e.c. (5.62 times), and Farm supplies merchant wholesalers (5.25 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA, by average salary, are Air transportation ($206,515), Drugs, sundries, & chemical & allied products merchant wholesalers ($161,262), and Offices of other health practitioners ($138,174).

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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. $110B
  2. $74.2B
  3. $44.2B

In 2020, the top outbound Pennsylvania product (by dollars) was Pharmaceuticals with $110B, followed by Mixed freight ($74.2B) and Electronics ($44.2B).

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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$734B
2020 Value in Pennsylvania
$1.46T
Projected 2050 Value in Pennsylvania
99.3% growth

In 2020, total outbound Pennsylvania trade was $734B. This is expected to increase 99.3% to $1.46T by 2050.

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. $73.5B
  2. $71.1B
  3. $36.8B

In 2020, the top outbound Pennsylvania domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was New Jersey with $73.5B, followed by New York with $71.1B and Ohio and $36.8B.

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

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Civics

In the 2020 presidential election, the popular vote in Pennsylvania went to Joseph R Biden Jr. with 50% of the vote. The runner-up was Donald J. Trump (48.8%), followed by Jo Jorgensen (1.15%). The most partisan county was Fulton County, PA with 85.5% of the vote going to Donald J. Trump running for the Republican Party.

Bob Casey Jr. and Pat Toomey are the senators currently representing the state of Pennsylvania. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Pennsylvania is currently represented by 18 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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Joseph R Biden Jr.
Popular Vote for Pennsylvania
50% for the Democratic Party
Most Partisan Counties in Pennsylvania
  1. 85.5% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)
  2. 83.5% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)
  3. 81.4% for Joseph R Biden Jr. (Democratic Party)

In the 2020 presidential election, the most partisan county in Pennsylvania was Fulton County, PA with 85.5% of the vote going to Donald J. Trump running for the Republican Party.

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

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US Senators from Pennsylvania

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Bob Casey Jr.
Senator from Pennsylvania1
Assumed office on January 3, 2007
Pat Toomey
Senator from Pennsylvania3
Assumed office on January 3, 2011

Bob Casey Jr. and Pat Toomey are the senators currently representing Pennsylvania.

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

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US Representatives from Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania is currently represented by 18 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 Pennsylvania have changed over time starting in 2008.

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Education

In 2020, universities in Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA awarded 866 degrees. The student population of Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA is skewed towards women, with 2,137 male students and 4,068 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA are White (561 and 65.4%), followed by Hispanic or Latino (164 and 19.1%), Black or African American (44 and 5.13%), and Two or More Races (33 and 3.85%).

The largest universities in Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA by number of degrees awarded are Lehigh Carbon Community College (866 and 100%).

The most popular majors in Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA are Registered Nursing (104 and 12%), General Studies (87 and 10%), and General Business (63 and 7.27%).

Concentrations

Most Common
  1. 104 degree-majorss awarded
  2. 87 degree-majorss awarded
  3. 60 degree-majorss awarded

In 2020, the most common concentation for Associates Degree recipients in Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA was Registered Nursing with 104 degrees awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of students graduating with a Associates Degree from schools in Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA according to their major.

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Universities

Largest Universities by degrees awarded
866 degrees awarded

In 2020, the Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA institution with the largest number of graduating students was Lehigh Carbon Community College with 866 degrees awarded.

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Student Sex for Common Institutions

330
Degrees Awarded to Men
536
Degrees Awarded to Women

In 2020, 330 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA, which is 0.616 times less than the 536 female students who received degrees in the same year.

This chart displays the sex disparity between the institutions in Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA by degrees awarded.

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Student Race and Ethnicity

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity
  1. White
    561 degrees awarded
  2. Hispanic or Latino
    164 degrees awarded
  3. Black or African American
    44 degrees awarded

In 2020 the most common race/ethnicity group awarded degrees at institutions in Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA was White students. These 561 degrees mean that there were 3.42 times more degrees awarded to White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Hispanic or Latino, with 164 degrees awarded.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA was $203,100 in 2020, which is 0.884 times smaller than the national average of $229,800. Between 2019 and 2020 the median property value increased from $196,400 to $203,100, a 3.41% increase. The homeownership rate in Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA is 77.7%, which is higher than the national average of 64.4%. People in Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA have an average commute time of 30 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Housing

Property Value

$203,100
2020 Median
± $6,630
$196,400
2019 Median
± $4,953

In 2020, the median property value in Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA grew to to $203,100 from the previous year's value of $196,400.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties 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 Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA the largest share of households have a property value in the $300k - $400k range.

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Household Income

Please note that the buckets used in this visualization were not evenly distributed by ACS when publishing the data.
$70,675
Median Household Income
± $2,348
52.5k
Number of Households
± 1,663

In 2020, the median household income of the 52.5k households in Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA grew to $70,675 from the previous year's value of $70,276.

The following chart displays the households in Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties 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 Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA the largest share of households pay taxes in the $3k+ range.

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Rent vs Own

77.7%
2020 Homeownership
77.5%
2019 Homeownership

In 2020, 77.7% of the housing units in Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 77.5%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is higher than the national average of 64.4%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

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Commute Time

30 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA have a longer commute time (30 minutes) than the normal US worker (26.9 minutes). Additionally, 3.8% of the workforce in Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2020
  1. Drove Alone (83.6%)
  2. Carpooled (7.39%)
  3. Worked At Home (6.81%)

In 2020, 83.6% of workers in Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA drove alone to work, followed by those who carpooled to work (7.39%) and those who worked at home (6.81%).

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Transportation

Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA have 2 cars, followed by false.

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Health

96.2% of the population of Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA has health coverage, with 56.3% on employee plans, 12.5% on Medicaid, 15.1% on Medicare, 11% on non-group plans, and 1.32% on military or VA plans.

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

Primary care physicians in Pennsylvania see 1235 patients per year on average, which represents a 0.162% decrease from the previous year (1237 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1408 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 454 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, Huntingdon County has the highest prevalence of diabetes (20.6%). Additionally, Armstrong County has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (44%)

Patient to Clinician Ratios

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1,235 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Pennsylvania

Primary care physicians in Pennsylvania see an average of 1,235 patients per year. This represents a 0.162% decrease from the previous year (1,237 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 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

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$9,258
Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care in Pennsylvania
$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

3.79%
Uninsured
56.3%
Employer Coverage
12.5%
Medicaid
15.1%
Medicare
11%
Non-Group
1.32%
Military or VA

Between 2019 and 2020, the percent of uninsured citizens in Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, PA grew by 0.804% from 3.76% to 3.79%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Carbon & Lehigh (North) Counties PUMA, 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. 20.6% prevalence
  2. 19.3% prevalence
  3. 19.3% prevalence

Huntingdon County has the highest prevalence of diabetes in Pennsylvania, at 20.6%.

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

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