Delaware County, PA

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2019 Population
566,747
0.353% 1-year growth
US Senator
Bob Casey Jr.
Democratic Party
US Senator
Pat Toomey
Republican Party
2019 Median Age
39
0% 1-year change
2019 Poverty Rate
9.99%
0.402% 1-year decrease
2019 Median Household Income
$77,339
7.35% 1-year growth
2019 Median Property Value
$246,800
2.83% 1-year decline
2019 Employed Population
282,015
1.21% 1-year growth

About

In 2019, Delaware County, PA had a population of 567k people with a median age of 39 and a median household income of $77,339. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Delaware County, PA grew from 564,751 to 566,747, a 0.353% increase and its median household income grew from $72,045 to $77,339, a 7.35% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Delaware County, PA are White (Non-Hispanic) (65.5%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (21.8%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (5.85%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.31%), and White (Hispanic) (2.2%). 13.2% of the households in Delaware County, PA speak a non-English language at home as their primary language.

95.6% of the residents in Delaware County, PA are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Delaware County, PA are Villanova University (3,987 degrees awarded in 2019), Widener University (1,624 degrees), and Delaware County Community College (1,457 degrees).

In 2019, the median property value in Delaware County, PA was $246,800, and the homeownership rate was 69.2%. Most people in Delaware County, PA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 28.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Delaware County, PA was 2 cars per household.

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Diversity

Delaware County, PA is home to a population of 567k people, from which 95.6% are citizens. As of 2019, 16.9% of Delaware County, PA residents were born outside of the country (95.6k people).

In 2019, there were 3.01 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (371k people) in Delaware County, PA than any other race or ethnicity. There were 124k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 33.2k Asian (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

The most common foreign languages spoken in Delaware County, PA are Spanish (16,110 speakers), Chinese (Incl. Mandarin, Cantonese) (5,264 speakers), and Haitian (4,930 speakers).

Race and Ethnicity

Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Delaware County, PA
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    371k ± 508
  2. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)
    124k ± 2.12k
  3. Asian (Non-Hispanic)
    33.2k ± 1.92k
4.11%
Hispanic Population
23.3k people

In 2019, there were 3.01 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (371k people) in Delaware County, PA than any other race or ethnicity. There were 124k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 33.2k Asian (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

4.11% of the people in Delaware County, PA are hispanic (23.3k people).

The following chart shows the 7 races represented in Delaware County, PA as a share of the total population.

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Non-English Speakers

Most Common Languages
  1. Spanish
    16,110 speakers (3.02%)
  2. Chinese (Incl. Mandarin, Cantonese)
    5,264 speakers (0.987%)
  3. Haitian
    4,930 speakers (0.925%)

13.2% of Delaware County, PA 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 Delaware County, PA was Spanish. 3.02% of the overall population of Delaware County, PA are native Spanish speakers. 0.987% speak Chinese (Incl. Mandarin, Cantonese) and 0.925% speak Haitian, the next two most common languages.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

16.9%
2019 Foreign-Born Population
95.6k people
10.1%
2018 Foreign-Born Population
57.1k people

As of 2019, 16.9% of Delaware County, PA residents (95.6k 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 Delaware County, PA was 10.1%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Age by Nativity

38
Median Native-Born Age
± 0.4
45
Median Foreign-Born Age
± 1.5

In 2019, the median age of all people in Delaware County, PA was 39. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 38, were generally younger than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 45. But people in Delaware County, PA are getting staying the same age. In 2018, the average age of all Delaware County, PA residents was 39.

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Global Diversity

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Most Common Origin
  1. India
    91,951 ± 7,418 people
  2. Dominican Republic
    72,861 ± 6,608 people
  3. China
    65,984 ± 6,290 people

In 2019, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Pennsylvania was India, the natal country of 91,951 Pennsylvania residents, followed by Dominican Republic with 72,861 and China with 65,984.

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Citizenship

95.6%
2019 Citizenship
95.7%
2018 Citizenship

As of 2019, 95.6% of Delaware County, PA residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.4%. In 2018, the percentage of US citizens in Delaware County, PA was 95.7%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been decreasing.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    8,388 ± 1,480
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    3,717 ± 1,180
  3. Korea
    2,189 ± 629

Delaware County, PA has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 2.26 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 Delaware County, PA is $77,339. In 2019, the tract with the highest median household income in Delaware County, PA was Census Tract 4097.01 with a value of $222,917, followed by Census Tract 4097.02 and Census Tract 4079.01, with respective values of $206,250 and $173,427.

Males in Pennsylvania have an average income that is 1.31 times higher than the average income of females, which is $54,144. The income inequality in Pennsylvania (measured using the Gini index) is 0.466, which is lower than than the national average.

The economy of Delaware County, PA employs 282k people. The largest industries in Delaware County, PA are Health Care & Social Assistance (49,112 people), Educational Services (30,264 people), and Retail Trade (29,234 people), and the highest paying industries are Utilities ($85,350), Finance & Insurance ($80,915), and Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services ($80,134).

Wages

Median Household Income

$77,339
2019 value
± $4,322
7.35%
1 Year Growth
± 5.92%

Households in Delaware County, PA have a median annual income of $77,339, which is more than the median annual income of $65,712 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $72,045 in 2018, which represents a 7.35% annual growth.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

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$71,051
Average Male Salary in Pennsylvania
± $1,079
$54,144
Average Female Salary in Pennsylvania
± $847

In 2019, full-time male employees in Pennsylvania made 1.31 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 in Pennsylvania
  1. Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
    $72,189 ± $38,209
  2. Asian
    $65,415 ± $3,847
  3. White
    $56,158 ± $698

In 2019 the highest paid race/ethnicity of Pennsylvania workers was Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander. These workers were paid 1.1 times more than Asian workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity in Pennsylvania.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Delaware County, PA is from Pennsylvania.
0.466
2019 Wage GINI in Pennsylvania
0.469
2018 Wage GINI in Pennsylvania

In 2019, the income inequality in Pennsylvania was 0.466 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.746% decline from 2018 to 2019, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even. The GINI for Pennsylvania was lower than than the national average of 0.478. 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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Race/Ethnicity
Highest Median Household Income (Total)
  1. Census Tract 4097.01
  2. Census Tract 4097.02
  3. Census Tract 4079.01

In 2019, the tract with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Delaware County, PA was Census Tract 4097.01 with a value of $222,917, followed by Census Tract 4097.02 and Census Tract 4079.01, with respective values of $206,250 and $173,427.

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

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Poverty by Age and Gender

Females 25 - 34
Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

9.99% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Delaware County, PA (54.4k out of 544k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is lower than the national average of 12.3%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 25 - 34, followed by Females 35 - 44 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
    23,183 ± 1,169
  2. White
    23,086 ± 1,068
  3. Hispanic
    3,911 ± 468

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Delaware County, PA 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

282k
2019 Value
± 8,680
1.21%
1 Year growth
± 4.23%

From 2018 to 2019, employment in Delaware County, PA grew at a rate of 1.21%, from 279k employees to 282k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Delaware County, PA, are Management Occupations (34,667 people), Office & Administrative Support Occupations (30,001 people), and Sales & Related Occupations (24,988 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Delaware County, PA.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Delaware County, PA, by number of employees, are Management Occupations (34,667 people), Office & Administrative Support Occupations (30,001 people), and Sales & Related Occupations (24,988 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other counties, Delaware County, PA has an unusually high number of residents working as Life, Physical, & Social Science Occupations (1.46 times higher than expected), Healthcare Support Occupations (1.32 times), and Legal Occupations (1.28 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Delaware County, PA, by median earnings, are Legal Occupations ($98,699), Computer & Mathematical Occupations ($90,276), and Architecture & Engineering Occupations ($90,174).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

282k
2019 Value
± 8,680
1.21%
1 Year growth
± 4.23%

From 2018 to 2019, employment in Delaware County, PA grew at a rate of 1.21%, from 279k employees to 282k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Delaware County, PA, are Health Care & Social Assistance (49,112 people), Educational Services (30,264 people), and Retail Trade (29,234 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Delaware County, PA, though some of these residents may live in Delaware County, 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 Delaware County, PA, by number of employees, are Health Care & Social Assistance (49,112 people), Educational Services (30,264 people), and Retail Trade (29,234 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other counties, Delaware County, PA has an unusually high number of Finance & Insurance (1.4 times higher than expected), Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation (1.36 times), and Health Care & Social Assistance (1.25 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Delaware County, PA, by median earnings, are Utilities ($85,350), Finance & Insurance ($80,915), and Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services ($80,134).

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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. $85.1B
  2. $67.4B
  3. $60.9B

In 2018, the top outbound Pennsylvania product (by dollars) was Mixed freight with $85.1B, followed by Coal-n.e.c. ($67.4B) and Pharmaceuticals ($60.9B).

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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$703B
2018 Value in Pennsylvania
$1.28T
Projected 2045 Value in Pennsylvania
82.2% growth

In 2018, total outbound Pennsylvania trade was $703B. This is expected to increase 82.2% to $1.28T 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. $77.5B
  2. $75.7B
  3. $33.1B

In 2018, the top outbound Pennsylvania domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was New York with $77.5B, followed by New Jersey with $75.7B 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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Civics

In the 2016 presidential election, the popular vote in Delaware County, PA went to Hillary Rodham Clinton with 59.6% of the vote. The runner-up was Donald J. Trump (37.2%), followed by Other (3.21%). The most partisan county was Fulton County, PA with 84.1% 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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Showing data up to the 2016 election. Updated election results are currently being processed, and will be released in the coming months.
Hillary Rodham Clinton
Popular Vote for Delaware County, PA
59.6% for the Democratic Party
Most Partisan Counties in Pennsylvania
  1. 84.1% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)
  2. 82.7% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)
  3. 82.5% for Hillary Rodham Clinton (Democratic Party)

In the 2016 presidential election, the most partisan county in Pennsylvania was Fulton County, PA with 84.1% 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 2019, universities in Delaware County, PA awarded 11,348 degrees. The student population of Delaware County, PA is skewed towards women, with 16,747 male students and 24,298 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Delaware County, PA are White (6,744 and 61.2%), followed by Black or African American (2,025 and 18.4%), Hispanic or Latino (781 and 7.09%), and Asian (595 and 5.4%).

The largest universities in Delaware County, PA by number of degrees awarded are Villanova University (3,987 and 35.1%), Widener University (1,624 and 14.3%), and Delaware County Community College (1,457 and 12.8%).

The most popular majors in Delaware County, PA are General Business Administration & Management (735 and 6.48%), Registered Nursing (640 and 5.64%), and Law (387 and 3.41%).

The median tuition costs in Delaware County, PA are $46,378 for private four year colleges, and $10,600 and $17,599 respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.

Concentrations

Most Common
  1. 467 degree-majorss awarded
  2. 295 degree-majorss awarded
  3. 261 degree-majorss awarded

In 2019, the most common concentation for Bachelors Degree recipients in Delaware County, PA was Registered Nursing with 467 degrees awarded.

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

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Universities

Largest Universities by degrees awarded
  1. 3,987 degrees awarded
  2. 1,624 degrees awarded
  3. 1,457 degrees awarded
$10,600
Median In-State Public
$46,378
Median Private

In 2019, the Delaware County, PA institution with the largest number of graduating students was Villanova University with 3,987 degrees awarded.

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Student Gender for Common Institutions

4,814
Degrees Awarded to Men
6,534
Degrees Awarded to Women

In 2019, 4,814 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Delaware County, PA, which is 0.737 times less than the 6,534 female students who received degrees in the same year.

This chart displays the gender disparity between the top 5 institutions in Delaware County, PA by degrees awarded.

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Student Race and Ethnicity

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity
  1. White
    6,744 degrees awarded
  2. Black or African American
    2,025 degrees awarded
  3. Hispanic or Latino
    781 degrees awarded

In 2019 the most common race/ethnicity group awarded degrees at institutions in Delaware County, PA was White students. These 6,744 degrees mean that there were 3.33 times more degrees awarded to White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Black or African American, with 2,025 degrees awarded.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Delaware County, PA was $246,800 in 2019, which is 1.03 times larger than the national average of $240,500. Between 2018 and 2019 the median property value increased from $254,000 to $246,800, a 2.83% decrease. The homeownership rate in Delaware County, PA is 69.2%, which is higher than the national average of 64.1%. People in Delaware County, PA have an average commute time of 28.3 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Delaware County, PA is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Housing

Property Value

$246,800
2019 Median
± $7,618
$254,000
2018 Median
± $9,396

In 2019, the median property value in Delaware County, PA declined from to $246,800 from the previous year's value of $254,000.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Delaware County, 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 Delaware County, 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.
$77,339
Median Household Income
± $4,322
210k
Number of Households
± 7,376

In 2019, the median household income of the 210k households in Delaware County, PA grew to $77,339 from the previous year's value of $72,045.

The following chart displays the households in Delaware County, 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 $200k+ range.

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Property Taxes

$3k+
Average Range

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

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Rent vs Own

69.2%
2019 Homeownership
66.1%
2018 Homeownership

In 2019, 69.2% of the housing units in Delaware County, PA were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 66.1%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is higher than the national average of 64.1%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in Delaware County, PA compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

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Commute Time

28.3 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Delaware County, PA have a longer commute time (28.3 minutes) than the normal US worker (26 minutes). Additionally, 2.12% of the workforce in Delaware County, PA have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2019
  1. Drove Alone (73.8%)
  2. Public Transit (9.9%)
  3. Carpooled (6.9%)

In 2019, 73.8% of workers in Delaware County, PA drove alone to work, followed by those who used public transit to get to work (9.9%) and those who carpooled to work (6.9%).

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 Delaware County, PA distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Delaware County, PA have 2 cars, followed by false.

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Health

95.2% of the population of Delaware County, PA has health coverage, with 55% on employee plans, 14.6% on Medicaid, 12.9% on Medicare, 12.1% on non-group plans, and 0.627% 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 Delaware County, PA see 956 patients per year on average, which represents a 2.25% increase from the previous year (935 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1203 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 339 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

956 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Delaware County, PA

Primary care physicians in Delaware County, PA see an average of 956 patients per year. This represents a 2.25% increase from the previous year (935 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Delaware County, PA 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

4.83%
Uninsured
55%
Employer Coverage
14.6%
Medicaid
12.9%
Medicare
12.1%
Non-Group
0.627%
Military or VA

Between 2018 and 2019, the percent of uninsured citizens in Delaware County, PA declined by 5.31% from 5.1% to 4.83%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Delaware County, 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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