Fayette County PUMA, PA

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Population

133,160

0.796% decline

Median Age

44.6


Median Household Income

$41,632

2.77% growth

Number of Employees

52,223

1.55% growth

Median Property Value

$94,600

2.83% growth

About

In 2017, Fayette County PUMA, PA had a population of 133k people with a median age of 44.6 and a median household income of $41,632. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Fayette County PUMA, PA declined from 134,229 to 133,160, a -0.796% decrease and its median household income grew from $40,511 to $41,632, a 2.77% increase.

The population of Fayette County PUMA, PA is 92.1% White Alone, 3.92% Black or African American Alone, and 2.4% Two or More Races. 2.38% of the people in Fayette County PUMA, PA speak a non-English language, and 99.4% are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Fayette County PUMA, PA are Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Fayette- Eberly (179 degrees awarded in 2016), Laurel Business Institute (156 degrees), and Fayette County Career & Technical Institute Practical Nursing Program (54 degrees).

The median property value in Fayette County PUMA, PA is $94,600, and the homeownership rate is 73%. Most people in Fayette County PUMA, PA commute by N/A, and the average commute time is 25.5 minutes. The average car ownership in Fayette County PUMA, PA is N/A per household.

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Economy

The economy of Fayette County PUMA, PA employs 52.2k people. The largest industries in Fayette County PUMA, PA are Construction (3,417 people), Hospitals (3,294 people), and Restaurants & Food Services (2,907 people), and the highest paying industries are Pipeline transportation ($111,377), Air transportation ($90,954), and Coal mining ($88,217).

Median household income in Fayette County PUMA, PA is $41,632. Males in Fayette County PUMA, PA have an average income that is 1.38 times higher than the average income of females, which is $37,373. The income inequality in Fayette County PUMA, PA (measured using the Gini index) is 0.406, which is lower than than the national average.

Wages

Median Household Income

$41,632

2017 value

± $1,212

2.77%

1 Year Growth

± 3.9%

Households in Fayette County PUMA, PA have a median annual income of $41,632, which is less than the median annual income of $60,336 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $40,511 in 2016, which represents a 2.77% annual growth.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

$51,409

Average Male Salary

± $6,488

$37,373

Average Female Salary

± $5,672

In 2017, full-time male employees in Fayette County PUMA, PA made 1.38 times more than female employees.

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Wage by Race and Ethnicity in Common Jobs

Highest Average Salaries by Race & Ethnicity

  1. White

    $38,876 ± $3,989

  2. Black

    $34,760 ± $17,878

  3. Two or More Races

    $29,272 ± $16,595

In 2017 the highest paid race/ethnicity of Fayette County PUMA, PA workers was White. These workers were paid 1.12 times more than Black workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity.

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Wage Distribution

0.406

2017 Wage GINI

0.41

2016 Wage GINI

In 2017, the income inequality in Fayette County PUMA, PA was 0.406 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.87% decline from 2016 to 2017, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even.

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

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Income by Location

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In 2017, the PUMA with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Fayette County PUMA, PA was Broomall & Ardmore (West) PUMA, PA with a value of $107,007, followed by Bucks County (Central) PUMA, PA and King of Prussia & Ardmore (East) PUMA, PA, with respective values of $104,302 and $103,802.

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Poverty by Age and Gender

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Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

N/A% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Fayette County PUMA, PA (N/A out of N/A people) live below the poverty line, a number that is approximately the same as the national average of 13.4%. The largest demographic living in poverty are N/A N/A, followed by N/A N/A and then N/A N/A.

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Poverty by Race and Ethnicity

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Occupations

Employment by Occupations

52.2k

2017 Value

1.55%

1 Year growth

± 1.55%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Fayette County PUMA, PA grew at a rate of 1.55%, from 51.4k employees to 52.2k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Fayette County PUMA, PA, are Driver/sales workers & truck drivers (2,385 people), Registered nurses (1,835 people), and Laborers & freight, stock, & material movers, hand (1,611 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Fayette County PUMA, PA.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Fayette County PUMA, PA, by number of employees, are Driver/sales workers & truck drivers (2,385 people), Registered nurses (1,835 people), and Laborers & freight, stock, & material movers, hand (1,611 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other pumas, Fayette County PUMA, PA has an unusually high number of residents working as Mining machine operators (12.3 times higher than expected), Locomotive engineers & operators (8.68 times), and Miscellaneous extraction workers, including roof bolters & helpers (5.93 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Fayette County PUMA, PA, by average salary, are Physicians & surgeons ($236,207), Pharmacists ($109,000), and Network & computer systems administrators ($99,465).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

52.2k

2017 Value

1.55%

1 Year growth

± 1.55%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Fayette County PUMA, PA grew at a rate of 1.55%, from 51.4k employees to 52.2k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Fayette County PUMA, PA, are Construction (3,417 people), Hospitals (3,294 people), and Restaurants & Food Services (2,907 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Fayette County PUMA, PA, though some of these residents may live in Fayette County PUMA, PA and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Most Common

The most common industries in Fayette County PUMA, PA, by number of employees, are Construction (3,417 people), Hospitals (3,294 people), and Restaurants & Food Services (2,907 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other pumas, Fayette County PUMA, PA has an unusually high number of Coal mining (22.7 times higher than expected), Nonmetallic mineral mining & quarrying (9.17 times), and Iron & steel mills & steel product manufacturing (8.65 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Fayette County PUMA, PA, by average salary, are Pipeline transportation ($111,377), Air transportation ($90,954), and Coal mining ($88,217).

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Domestic Trade

Domestic Production & Consumption

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

Top Domestic Production in Dollars

  1. $83B

  2. $50.6B

  3. $49.7B

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

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

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$618B

2015 Value

$954B

Projected 2045 Value

54.4% growth

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

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

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Interstate Trade

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

Most Common Trade Partners

  1. $61B

  2. $57.7B

  3. $33.1B

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

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

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Health

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

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

Primary care physicians in Fayette County PUMA, PA see 1232 patients per year on average, which represents a 0.326% increase from the previous year (1228 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1481 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 559 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, Fayette County has the highest prevalence of diabetes (16%). Additionally, Clearfield County has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (39.3%)

Patient to Clinician Ratios

Data is only available at the state level. Showing data for Pennsylvania.

1,232 to 1

Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio

Primary care physicians in Pennsylvania see an average of 1,232 patients per year. This represents a 0.326% increase from the previous year (1,228 patients).

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Behavioral Health Conditions

Data only available at the state level.

State with the Highest Prevalence

  1. 8.26% of the population affected

  2. 8.13% of the population affected

  3. 7.98% of the population affected

In 2016, West Virginia had the highest prevalence of adults with major depressive episode, with 8.26% of the population affected. The second highest is Arkansas (8.13%), followed by New Hampshire (7.98%).

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Access and Quality

Data only available at state level.

Most prevalent states

  1. 19.2% of adults

  2. 17.9% of adults

  3. 17.6% of adults

In 2016, Mississippi had the highest prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost, at 19.2%. It is followed by Texas (17.9%) and Louisiana (17.6%).

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Health Care Spending

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$9,258

Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care 

$4,634

Per Enrollee Private Health Insurance Spending on Personal Health Care

$9,407

Per Enrollee Medicaid Spending on Personal Health Care

$11,243

Per Enrollee Medicare Spending on Personal Health Care

Between 2013 and 2014, all personal health care spending per capita in Pennsylvania (including private, Medicare, and Medicaid) grew 4.29%, from $8,877 to $9,258.

The following chart shows how this spending changed over time in comparison to Medicaid, Medicare, and private insurance spending, per enrollee.

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Health Care Coverage

N/A%

Uninsured

N/A%

Employer Coverage

N/A%

Medicaid

N/A%

Medicare

N/A%

Non-Group

N/A%

Military or VA

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

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Health Risks

Data available at the county level.

Most at risk counties

  1. 16% prevalence

  2. 13.4% prevalence

  3. 13.2% prevalence

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

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Diversity

Fayette County PUMA, PA is home to a population of 133k people, from which 99.4% are citizens. As of 2017, N/A% of Fayette County PUMA, PA residents were born outside of the country.

The ethnic composition of the population of Fayette County PUMA, PA is composed of 123k White Alone residents (92.1%), 5.23k Black or African American Alone residents (3.92%), 3.2k Two or More Races residents (2.4%), 1.44k Hispanic or Latino residents (1.08%), 292 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander Alone residents (0.219%), 270 Asian Alone residents (0.203%), 66 American Indian & Alaska Native Alone residents (0.0496%), and 32 Some Other Race Alone residents (0.024%).

The most common foreign languages spoken in Fayette County PUMA, PA are Spanish or Spanish Creole (1,006 speakers), German (519 speakers), and French (Incl. Patois, Cajun) (185 speakers).

Age

Age by Nativity

N/A

Median Native-Born Age

± N/A

N/A

Median Foreign-Born Age

± N/A

In 2017, the median age of all people in Fayette County PUMA, PA was 44.6. Native-born citizens, with a median age of N/A, were generally N/A than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of N/A. But people in Fayette County PUMA, PA are getting getting older. In 2016, the average age of all Fayette County PUMA, PA residents was 44.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

N/A%

2017 Foreign-Born Population

0.907%

2016 Foreign-Born Population

As of 2017, N/A% of Fayette County PUMA, PA residents were born outside of the United States, which is approximately the same as the national average of 13.7%. In 2016, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Fayette County PUMA, PA was 0.907%, meaning that the rate has been maintaining.

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Global Diversity

Most Common Origin

  1. Germany

    133 ± 283 people

  2. Philippines

    92 ± 235 people

  3. Austria

    88 ± 230 people

In 2017, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Fayette County PUMA, PA was Germany, the natal country of 133 Fayette County PUMA, PA residents, followed by Philippines with 92 and Austria with 88.

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Citizenship

99.4%

2017 Citizenship

99.5%

2016 Citizenship

As of 2017, 99.4% of Fayette County PUMA, PA residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.1%. In 2016, the percentage of US citizens in Fayette County PUMA, PA was 99.5%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been decreasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

Most Common

  1. White Alone

    123k ± 32

  2. Black or African American Alone

    5.23k ± 329

  3. Two or More Races

    3.2k ± 350

In 2017, there were 23.5 times more White Alone residents (123k people) in Fayette County PUMA, PA than any other race or ethnicity. There were 5.23k Black or African American Alone and 3.2k Two or More Races residents, the second and third most common racial or ethnic groups.

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

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Non-English Speakers

Most Common Languages

  1. Spanish or Spanish Creole

    1,006 speakers (0.785%)

  2. German

    519 speakers (0.405%)

  3. French (Incl. Patois, Cajun)

    185 speakers (0.144%)

2.38% of Fayette County PUMA, PA citizens are speakers of a non-English language, which is lower than the national average of 21.5%. In 2015, the most common non-English language spoken in Fayette County PUMA, PA was Spanish or Spanish Creole. 0.785% of the overall population of Fayette County PUMA, PA are native Spanish or Spanish Creole speakers. 0.405% speak German and 0.144% speak Spanish or Spanish Creole, the next two most common languages.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period

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    0 ± 0

  2. false

    0 ± 0

  3. false

    0 ± 0

Fayette County PUMA, PA has a large population of military personnel who served in false, N/A times greater than any other conflict.

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Education

In 2016, universities in Fayette County PUMA, PA awarded 443 degrees. The student population of Fayette County PUMA, PA is skewed towards women, with 353 male students and 655 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Fayette County PUMA, PA are White (396 and 89.4%), followed by Black or African American (23 and 5.19%), Two or More Races (13 and 2.93%), and Hispanic or Latino (6 and 1.35%).

The largest universities in Fayette County PUMA, PA by number of degrees awarded are Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Fayette- Eberly (179 and 40.4%), Laurel Business Institute (156 and 35.2%), and Fayette County Career & Technical Institute Practical Nursing Program (54 and 12.2%).

The most popular majors in Fayette County PUMA, PA are Registered Nursing (71 and 16%), Licensed Practical & Vocational Nurse Training (54 and 12.2%), and General Cosmetology (44 and 9.93%).

The median tuition costs in Fayette County PUMA, PA are $N/A for private four year colleges, and $12,718 and $19,598 respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.

Concentrations

Most Common

  1. 36 degrees awarded

  2. 29 degrees awarded

  3. 18 degrees awarded

In 2015, the most common concentation for Associates Degree recipients in Fayette County PUMA, PA was Registered Nursing with 36 degrees awarded.

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Universities

$12,718

Median In-State Public

$N/A

Median Private

In 2016, the Fayette County PUMA, PA institution with the largest number of graduating students was Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Fayette- Eberly with 179 degrees awarded.

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Student Gender for Common Institutions

92

Degrees Awarded to Men

351

Degrees Awarded to Women

In 2016, 92 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Fayette County PUMA, PA, which is 0.262 times less than the 351 female students who received degrees in the same year.

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Student Race and Ethnicity

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    396 degrees awarded

  2. Black or African American

    23 degrees awarded

  3. Two or More Races

    13 degrees awarded

In 2016 the majority of degrees awarded at institutions in Fayette County PUMA, PA were to White students. These 396 degrees mean that there were 17.2 times more White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Black or African American, with 23 degrees awarded.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Fayette County PUMA, PA was $94,600 in 2017, which is 0.435 times smaller than the national average of $217,600. Between 2016 and 2017 the median property value increased from $92,000 to $94,600, a 2.83% increase. The homeownership rate in Fayette County PUMA, PA is 73%, which is higher than the national average of 63.9%. People in Fayette County PUMA, PA have an average commute time of 25.5 minutes, and they commute by N/A. Car ownership in Fayette County PUMA, PA is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of N/A per household.

Income

Household Income

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$41,632

Median Household Income

± $1,212

N/A

Number of Households

± N/A

In 2017, the median household income of the N/A households in Fayette County PUMA, PA grew to $41,632 from the previous year's value of $40,511.

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Housing

Property Value

$94,600

2017 Median

± $2,340

$92,000

2016 Median

± $1,949

In 2017, the median property value in Fayette County PUMA, PA grew to to $94,600 from the previous year's value of $92,000.

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Property Taxes

$800 - $1,499

Average Range

This chart shows the households in Fayette County PUMA, PA distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Fayette County PUMA, PA the largest share of households pay taxes in the $800 - $1,499 range.

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Rent vs Own

73%

2017 Homeownership

72.7%

2016 Homeownership

In 2017, 73% of the housing units in Fayette County PUMA, PA were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 72.7%.

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

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Transportation

Car Ownership

N/A

Average Number

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Commute Time

25.5 minutes

Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Fayette County PUMA, PA have a longer commute time (25.5 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.1 minutes). Additionally, 3.32% of the workforce in Fayette County PUMA, PA have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

In N/A, the most common method of travel for workers in Fayette County PUMA, PA was N/A, followed by those who N/A and those who N/A.

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