Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN

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2019 Population
118,815
0.147% 1-year growth
US Senator
Marsha Blackburn
Republican Party
US Senator
Bill Hagerty
Republican Party
2019 Median Age
36
0.552% 1-year decrease
2019 Poverty Rate
21.7%
4.83% 1-year decrease
2019 Median Household Income
$39,693
2.32% 1-year growth
2019 Median Property Value
$144,200
5.1% 1-year growth
2019 Employed Population
52,261
2.11% 1-year growth

About

In 2019, Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN had a population of 119k people with a median age of 36 and a median household income of $39,693. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN grew from 118,641 to 118,815, a 0.147% increase and its median household income grew from $38,792 to $39,693, a 2.32% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN are White (Non-Hispanic) (49.1%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (36.5%), White (Hispanic) (7.18%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.22%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (2.01%). 11.4% of the households in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN speak a non-English language at home as their primary language.

94.2% of the residents in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN are The University of Tennessee-Chattanooga (2,574 degrees awarded in 2019), Platt College-Miller-Motte Technical-Chattanooga (343 degrees), and Richmont Graduate University (68 degrees).

In 2019, the median property value in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN was $144,200, and the homeownership rate was 46.5%. Most people in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 17.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN was 2 cars per household.

Diversity

Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN is home to a population of 119k people, from which 94.2% are citizens. As of 2019, 21.4% of Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN residents were born outside of the country (25.4k people).

In 2019, there were 1.34 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (58.4k people) in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN than any other race or ethnicity. There were 43.4k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 8.53k White (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

The most common foreign languages spoken in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN are Spanish (8,850 speakers), Gujarati (608 speakers), and Chinese (Incl. Mandarin, Cantonese) (311 speakers).

Race and Ethnicity

Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    58.4k ± 1.23k
  2. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)
    43.4k ± 1.43k
  3. White (Hispanic)
    8.53k ± 1k
9.66%
Hispanic Population
11.5k people

In 2019, there were 1.34 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (58.4k people) in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN than any other race or ethnicity. There were 43.4k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 8.53k White (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

9.66% of the people in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN are hispanic (11.5k people).

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Non-English Speakers

Most Common Languages
  1. Spanish
    8,850 speakers (7.94%)
  2. Gujarati
    608 speakers (0.545%)
  3. Chinese (Incl. Mandarin, Cantonese)
    311 speakers (0.279%)

11.4% of Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN citizens are speakers of a non-English language, which is lower than the national average of 22%.

In 2019, the most common non-English language spoken in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN was Spanish. 7.94% of the overall population of Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN are native Spanish speakers. 0.545% speak Gujarati and 0.279% speak Chinese (Incl. Mandarin, Cantonese), the next two most common languages.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

21.4%
2019 Foreign-Born Population
25.4k people
6.96%
2018 Foreign-Born Population
8.25k people

As of 2019, 21.4% of Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN residents (25.4k people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 34%. In 2018, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN was 6.96%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Age by Nativity

36
Median Native-Born Age
± 0.9
37
Median Foreign-Born Age
± 1.6

In 2019, the median age of all people in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN was 36. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 36, were generally younger than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 37. But people in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN are getting getting younger. In 2018, the average age of all Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN residents was 36.

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Global Diversity

Most Common Origin
  1. Mexico
    2,508 ± 1,216 people
  2. Guatemala
    2,071 ± 1,108 people
  3. India
    1,225 ± 855 people

In 2019, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN was Mexico, the natal country of 2,508 Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN residents, followed by Guatemala with 2,071 and India with 1,225.

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Citizenship

94.2%
2019 Citizenship
94.9%
2018 Citizenship

As of 2019, 94.2% of Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.4%. In 2018, the percentage of US citizens in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN was 94.9%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been decreasing.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    2,034 ± 344
  2. Gulf War (1990s)
    902 ± 195
  3. Gulf War (2001-)
    801 ± 204

Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 2.25 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 Tennessee, 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 Tennessee (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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8.45%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between May 2020 and May 2021

As of May 2021, there are 145M people employed in Tennessee. 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 Tennessee.

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Community Mobility

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This chart presents movement trends over time in the state of Tennessee 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 Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN is $39,693. In 2019, the PUMA with the highest Median Household Income in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN was Franklin & Brentwood Cities PUMA, TN with a value of $115,378, followed by Collierville Town & Germantown City PUMA, TN and Farragut Town PUMA, TN, with respective values of $95,741 and $88,844.

Males in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN have an average income that is 1.26 times higher than the average income of females, which is $41,495. The income inequality in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN (measured using the Gini index) is 0.459, which is lower than than the national average.

The economy of Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN employs 52.3k people. The largest industries in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN are Restaurants & Food Services (5,111 people), General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (2,815 people), and Elementary & secondary schools (2,316 people), and the highest paying industries are Banking & related activities ($164,529), Professional & commercial equipment & supplies merchant wholesalers ($123,696), and Securities, commodities, funds, trusts & other financial investments ($121,210).

Wages

Median Household Income

$39,693
2019 value
± $1,245
2.32%
1 Year Growth
± 4.79%

Households in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN have a median annual income of $39,693, which is less than the median annual income of $65,712 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $38,792 in 2018, which represents a 2.32% annual growth.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

$52,453
Average Male Salary in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN
± $10,377
$41,495
Average Female Salary in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN
± $7,934

In 2019, full-time male employees in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN made 1.26 times more than female employees.

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Wage by Race and Ethnicity in Common Jobs

Highest Average Salaries by Race & Ethnicity in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN
  1. White
    $46,423 ± $8,309
  2. Asian
    $44,167 ± $25,775
  3. Two or More Races
    $37,056 ± $45,923

In 2019 the highest paid race/ethnicity of Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN workers was White. These workers were paid 1.05 times more than Asian workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN.

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Wage Distribution

0.459
2019 Wage GINI in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN
0.46
2018 Wage GINI in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN

In 2019, the income inequality in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN was 0.459 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.254% decline from 2018 to 2019, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even. The GINI for Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN was lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN in comparison to the national average.

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Income by Location

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In 2019, the PUMA with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN was Franklin & Brentwood Cities PUMA, TN with a value of $115,378, followed by Collierville Town & Germantown City PUMA, TN and Farragut Town PUMA, TN, with respective values of $95,741 and $88,844.

The following map shows all of the PUMAs in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Poverty by Age and Gender

Females 25 - 34
Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

21.7% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN (24.5k out of 113k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is higher than the national average of 12.3%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 25 - 34, followed by Females 18 - 24 and then Females 6 - 11.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Poverty by Race and Ethnicity

Largest Race or Ethnicity Living in Poverty
  1. Black
    12,821 ± 905
  2. White
    10,340 ± 833
  3. Hispanic
    4,458 ± 573

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN is Black, followed by White and Hispanic.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Occupations

Employment by Occupations

52.3k
2019 Value
2.11%
1 Year growth
± 2.11%

From 2018 to 2019, employment in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN grew at a rate of 2.11%, from 51.2k employees to 52.3k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN, are Cashiers (1,676 people), Cooks (1,641 people), and Customer service representatives (1,439 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN, by number of employees, are Cashiers (1,676 people), Cooks (1,641 people), and Customer service representatives (1,439 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other PUMAs, Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN has an unusually high number of residents working as Residential advisors (4.41 times higher than expected), Surgical technologists (3.79 times), and Editors (3.68 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN, by average salary, are Lawyers, & judges, magistrates, & other judicial workers ($224,204), Physicians ($221,841), and Chief executives & legislators ($145,214).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

52.3k
2019 Value
2.11%
1 Year growth
± 2.11%

From 2018 to 2019, employment in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN grew at a rate of 2.11%, from 51.2k employees to 52.3k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN, are Restaurants & Food Services (5,111 people), General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (2,815 people), and Elementary & secondary schools (2,316 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN, though some of these residents may live in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN 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 Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN, by number of employees, are Restaurants & Food Services (5,111 people), General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (2,815 people), and Elementary & secondary schools (2,316 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other PUMAs, Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN has an unusually high number of Carpet & rug mills (15.9 times higher than expected), Bakeries & tortilla manufacturing, except retail bakeries (5.14 times), and Drinking places, alcoholic beverages (4.85 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN, by average salary, are Banking & related activities ($164,529), Professional & commercial equipment & supplies merchant wholesalers ($123,696), and Securities, commodities, funds, trusts & other financial investments ($121,210).

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Domestic Trade

Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from Tennessee to other states, or from other states to Tennessee.
Top Domestic Production in Dollars
  1. $48.8B
  2. $36.4B
  3. $34.6B

In 2018, the top outbound Tennessee product (by dollars) was Electronics with $48.8B, followed by Motorized vehicles ($36.4B) and Pharmaceuticals ($34.6B).

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

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$413B
2018 Value in Tennessee
$825B
Projected 2045 Value in Tennessee
99.4% growth

In 2018, total outbound Tennessee trade was $413B. This is expected to increase 99.4% to $825B by 2045.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound Tennessee 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 Tennessee to other states, or from other states to Tennessee.
Most Common Trade Partners
  1. $28.5B
  2. $25.4B
  3. $22.6B

In 2018, the top outbound Tennessee domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was Texas with $28.5B, followed by Kentucky with $25.4B and Georgia and $22.6B.

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

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Civics

In the 2016 presidential election, the popular vote in Tennessee went to Donald J. Trump with 60.7% of the vote. The runner-up was Hillary Rodham Clinton (34.7%), followed by Other (4.56%). The most partisan county was Wayne County, TN with 86% of the vote going to Donald J. Trump running for the Republican Party.

Marsha Blackburn and Bill Hagerty are the senators currently representing the state of Tennessee. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Tennessee is currently represented by 9 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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Showing data up to the 2016 election. Updated election results are currently being processed, and will be released in the coming months.
Donald J. Trump
Popular Vote for Tennessee
60.7% for the Republican Party
Most Partisan Counties in Tennessee
  1. 86% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)
  2. 84.9% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)
  3. 83.5% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)

In the 2016 presidential election, the most partisan county in Tennessee was Wayne County, TN with 86% of the vote going to Donald J. Trump running for the Republican Party.

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

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US Senators from Tennessee

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Marsha Blackburn
Senator from Tennessee1
Assumed office on January 3, 2019
Bill Hagerty
Senator from Tennessee2
Assumed office on January 3, 2021

Marsha Blackburn and Bill Hagerty are the senators currently representing Tennessee.

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

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US Representatives from Tennessee

Tennessee is currently represented by 9 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 Tennessee have changed over time starting in 2008.

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Education

In 2019, universities in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN awarded 2,985 degrees. The student population of Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN is skewed towards women, with 5,155 male students and 7,211 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN are White (2,254 and 77.2%), followed by Black or African American (316 and 10.8%), Hispanic or Latino (127 and 4.35%), and Two or More Races (110 and 3.77%).

The largest universities in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN by number of degrees awarded are The University of Tennessee-Chattanooga (2,574 and 86.2%), Platt College-Miller-Motte Technical-Chattanooga (343 and 11.5%), and Richmont Graduate University (68 and 2.28%).

The most popular majors in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN are General Business Administration & Management (558 and 18.7%), Kinesiology & Exercise Science (202 and 6.77%), and General Psychology (162 and 5.43%).

The median tuition cost in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN for a public four year colleges is $7,836 for in-state students and $23,954 for out-of-state students.

Concentrations

Most Common
  1. 419 degree-majorss awarded
  2. 199 degree-majorss awarded
  3. 144 degree-majorss awarded

In 2019, the most common concentation for Bachelors Degree recipients in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN was General Business Administration & Management with 419 degrees awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of students graduating with a Bachelors Degree from schools in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN according to their major.

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Universities

Largest Universities by degrees awarded
  1. 2,574 degrees awarded
  2. 343 degrees awarded
  3. 68 degrees awarded
$7,836
Median In-State Public

In 2019, the Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN institution with the largest number of graduating students was The University of Tennessee-Chattanooga with 2,574 degrees awarded.

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Student Gender for Common Institutions

1,213
Degrees Awarded to Men
1,772
Degrees Awarded to Women

In 2019, 1,213 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN, which is 0.685 times less than the 1,772 female students who received degrees in the same year.

This chart displays the gender disparity between the institutions in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN by degrees awarded.

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Student Race and Ethnicity

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity
  1. White
    2,254 degrees awarded
  2. Black or African American
    316 degrees awarded
  3. Hispanic or Latino
    127 degrees awarded

In 2019 the most common race/ethnicity group awarded degrees at institutions in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN was White students. These 2,254 degrees mean that there were 7.13 times more degrees awarded to White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Black or African American, with 316 degrees awarded.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN was $144,200 in 2019, which is 0.6 times smaller than the national average of $240,500. Between 2018 and 2019 the median property value increased from $137,200 to $144,200, a 5.1% increase. The homeownership rate in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN is 46.5%, which is lower than the national average of 64.1%. People in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN have an average commute time of 17.4 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Housing

Property Value

$144,200
2019 Median
± $4,415
$137,200
2018 Median
± $3,919

In 2019, the median property value in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN grew to to $144,200 from the previous year's value of $137,200.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN 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 Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN the largest share of households have a property value in the $150k - $175k range.

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Household Income

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$39,693
Median Household Income
± $1,245
48.7k
Number of Households
± 1,549

In 2019, the median household income of the 48.7k households in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN grew to $39,693 from the previous year's value of $38,792.

The following chart displays the households in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN 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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Property Taxes

$800 - $1,499
Average Range

This chart shows the households in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN the largest share of households pay taxes in the $800 - $1,499 range.

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Rent vs Own

46.5%
2019 Homeownership
46.3%
2018 Homeownership

In 2019, 46.5% of the housing units in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 46.3%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is lower than the national average of 64.1%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

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Commute Time

17.4 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN have a shorter commute time (17.4 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.5 minutes). Additionally, 1.12% of the workforce in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2019
  1. Drove Alone (78.1%)
  2. Carpooled (9.96%)
  3. Worked At Home (4.22%)

In 2019, 78.1% of workers in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN drove alone to work, followed by those who carpooled to work (9.96%) and those who worked at home (4.22%).

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 Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN have 2 cars, followed by false.

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Health

86.9% of the population of Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN has health coverage, with 39.5% on employee plans, 22.2% on Medicaid, 12% on Medicare, 11.3% on non-group plans, and 1.83% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in Tennessee was $7,372 in 2014. This is a 3.74% increase from the previous year ($7,106).

Primary care physicians in Tennessee see 1396 patients per year on average, which represents a 0% change from the previous year (1396 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1801 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 634 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, DeKalb County and Lauderdale County have the highest prevalence of diabetes (21.5%). Additionally, Lauderdale County has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (47.4%)

Patient to Clinician Ratios

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1,396 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Tennessee

Primary care physicians in Tennessee see an average of 1,396 patients per year. This represents a 0% change from the previous year (1,396 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Tennessee 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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$7,372
Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care in Tennessee
$4,680
Per Enrollee Private Health Insurance Spending on Personal Health Care
$5,677
Per Enrollee Medicaid Spending on Personal Health Care
$10,371
Per Enrollee Medicare Spending on Personal Health Care

Between 2013 and 2014, all personal health care spending per capita in Tennessee (including private, Medicare, and Medicaid) grew 3.74%, from $7,106 to $7,372.

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

13.1%
Uninsured
39.5%
Employer Coverage
22.2%
Medicaid
12%
Medicare
11.3%
Non-Group
1.83%
Military or VA

Between 2018 and 2019, the percent of uninsured citizens in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN grew by 2.64% from 12.8% to 13.1%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN 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. 21.5% prevalence
  2. 21.5% prevalence
  3. 20.3% prevalence

DeKalb County and Lauderdale County have the highest prevalence of diabetes in Tennessee, at 21.5%.

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

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