Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA

Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA)

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2019 Population
577,941
0.571% 1-year growth
US Senator
Bob Casey Jr.
Democratic Party
US Senator
Pat Toomey
Republican Party
2019 Median Age
40.6
0.247% 1-year increase
2019 Poverty Rate
9.77%
3.07% 1-year decrease
2019 Median Household Income
$67,069
4.45% 1-year growth
2019 Median Property Value
$186,600
1.06% 1-year decline
2019 Employed Population
296,655
1.3% 1-year growth

About

In 2019, Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA had a population of 578k people with a median age of 40.6 and a median household income of $67,069. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA grew from 574,659 to 577,941, a 0.571% increase and its median household income grew from $64,213 to $67,069, a 4.45% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA are White (Non-Hispanic) (75.6%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (10.7%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (4.37%), White (Hispanic) (3.44%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.19%). 0% of the households in Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA speak a non-English language at home as their primary language.

96.6% of the residents in Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA are Harrisburg Area Community College (2,320 degrees awarded in 2019), Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania (1,702 degrees), and Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Harrisburg (1,076 degrees).

In 2019, the median property value in Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA was $186,600, and the homeownership rate was 67.5%. Most people in Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 21.5 minutes. The average car ownership in Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA was 2 cars per household.

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Diversity

Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA is home to a population of 578k people, from which 96.6% are citizens. As of 2019, 10.8% of Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA residents were born outside of the country (62.5k people).

In 2019, there were 7.08 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (437k people) in Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA than any other race or ethnicity. There were 61.7k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 25.3k Asian (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Race and Ethnicity

Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    437k ± 501
  2. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)
    61.7k ± 1.87k
  3. Asian (Non-Hispanic)
    25.3k ± 1.5k
6.85%
Hispanic Population
39.6k people

In 2019, there were 7.08 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (437k people) in Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA than any other race or ethnicity. There were 61.7k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 25.3k Asian (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

6.85% of the people in Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA are hispanic (39.6k people).

The following chart shows the 7 races represented in Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA as a share of the total population.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

10.8%
2019 Foreign-Born Population
62.5k people
6.39%
2018 Foreign-Born Population
36.7k people

As of 2019, 10.8% of Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA residents (62.5k 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 Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA was 6.39%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Age by Nativity

40
Median Native-Born Age
± 0.4
44
Median Foreign-Born Age
± 3.5

In 2019, the median age of all people in Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA was 40.6. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 40, were generally younger than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 44. But people in Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA are getting getting older. In 2018, the average age of all Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA residents was 41.

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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

96.6%
2019 Citizenship
97.3%
2018 Citizenship

As of 2019, 96.6% of Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.4%. In 2018, the percentage of US citizens in Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA was 97.3%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been decreasing.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    12,116 ± 1,566
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    8,294 ± 1,682
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    5,465 ± 1,287

Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 1.46 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 Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA is $67,069. In 2019, the county with the highest Median Household Income in Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA was Chester County, PA with a value of $102,016, followed by Bucks County, PA and Montgomery County, PA, with respective values of $93,767 and $92,302.

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 Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA employs 297k people. The largest industries in Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA are Health Care & Social Assistance (45,459 people), Retail Trade (30,637 people), and Manufacturing (29,248 people), and the highest paying industries are Utilities ($71,210), Mining, Quarrying, & Oil & Gas Extraction ($65,098), and Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services ($63,655).

Wages

Median Household Income

$67,069
2019 value
± $2,137
4.45%
1 Year Growth
± 4.95%

Households in Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA have a median annual income of $67,069, 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 $64,213 in 2018, which represents a 4.45% 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 Harrisburg-Carlisle, 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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Highest Median Household Income (Total)

In 2019, the county with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA was Chester County, PA with a value of $102,016, followed by Bucks County, PA and Montgomery County, PA, with respective values of $93,767 and $92,302.

The following map shows all of the counties in Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Poverty by Age and Gender

Females 18 - 24
Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

9.77% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA (53.9k out of 552k 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 18 - 24, followed by Females 25 - 34 and then Males 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. White
    32,583 ± 1,283
  2. Black
    14,660 ± 926
  3. Hispanic
    8,505 ± 701

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA is White, followed by Black and Hispanic.

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Occupations

Employment by Occupations

297k
2019 Value
± 9,589
1.3%
1 Year growth
± 4.27%

From 2018 to 2019, employment in Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA grew at a rate of 1.3%, from 293k employees to 297k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA, are Office & Administrative Support Occupations (34,674 people), Management Occupations (28,233 people), and Sales & Related Occupations (24,061 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA, by number of employees, are Office & Administrative Support Occupations (34,674 people), Management Occupations (28,233 people), and Sales & Related Occupations (24,061 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other MSAs, Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA has an unusually high number of residents working as Material Moving Occupations (1.92 times higher than expected), Community & Social Service Occupations (1.29 times), and Health Diagnosing & Treating Practitioners & Other Technical Occupations (1.23 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA, by median earnings, are Computer & Mathematical Occupations ($71,316), Health Diagnosing & Treating Practitioners & Other Technical Occupations ($70,885), and Management Occupations ($70,687).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

297k
2019 Value
± 9,589
1.3%
1 Year growth
± 4.27%

From 2018 to 2019, employment in Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA grew at a rate of 1.3%, from 293k employees to 297k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA, are Health Care & Social Assistance (45,459 people), Retail Trade (30,637 people), and Manufacturing (29,248 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA, though some of these residents may live in Harrisburg-Carlisle, 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 Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA, by number of employees, are Health Care & Social Assistance (45,459 people), Retail Trade (30,637 people), and Manufacturing (29,248 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other MSAs, Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA has an unusually high number of Public Administration (1.75 times higher than expected), Management of Companies & Enterprises (1.74 times), and Transportation & Warehousing (1.4 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA, by median earnings, are Utilities ($71,210), Mining, Quarrying, & Oil & Gas Extraction ($65,098), and Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services ($63,655).

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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 Pennsylvania went to Donald J. Trump with 48.6% of the vote. The runner-up was Hillary Rodham Clinton (47.9%), followed by Gary Johnson (2.4%). 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.
Donald J. Trump
Popular Vote for Pennsylvania
48.6% for the Republican 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 Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA awarded 8,270 degrees. The student population of Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA is skewed towards women, with 13,763 male students and 20,764 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA are White (5,601 and 77.9%), followed by Black or African American (526 and 7.31%), Hispanic or Latino (421 and 5.85%), and Asian (285 and 3.96%).

The largest universities in Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA by number of degrees awarded are Harrisburg Area Community College (2,320 and 28.1%), Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania (1,702 and 20.6%), and Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Harrisburg (1,076 and 13%).

The most popular majors in Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA are General Business Administration & Management (590 and 7.13%), Registered Nursing (470 and 5.68%), and Management Science (329 and 3.98%).

The median tuition costs in Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA are $35,280 for private four year colleges, and $11,892 and $20,643 respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.

Concentrations

Most Common
  1. 276 degree-majorss awarded
  2. 226 degree-majorss awarded
  3. 179 degree-majorss awarded

In 2019, the most common concentation for Bachelors Degree recipients in Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA was General Business Administration & Management with 276 degrees awarded.

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

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Universities

Largest Universities by degrees awarded
  1. 2,320 degrees awarded
  2. 1,702 degrees awarded
  3. 1,076 degrees awarded
$11,892
Median In-State Public
$35,280
Median Private

In 2019, the Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA institution with the largest number of graduating students was Harrisburg Area Community College with 2,320 degrees awarded.

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Student Gender for Common Institutions

3,551
Degrees Awarded to Men
4,719
Degrees Awarded to Women

In 2019, 3,551 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA, which is 0.752 times less than the 4,719 female students who received degrees in the same year.

This chart displays the gender disparity between the top 5 institutions in Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA by degrees awarded.

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Student Race and Ethnicity

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity
  1. White
    5,601 degrees awarded
  2. Black or African American
    526 degrees awarded
  3. Hispanic or Latino
    421 degrees awarded

In 2019 the most common race/ethnicity group awarded degrees at institutions in Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA was White students. These 5,601 degrees mean that there were 10.6 times more degrees awarded to White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Black or African American, with 526 degrees awarded.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA was $186,600 in 2019, which is 0.776 times smaller than the national average of $240,500. Between 2018 and 2019 the median property value increased from $188,600 to $186,600, a 1.06% decrease. The homeownership rate in Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA is 67.5%, which is higher than the national average of 64.1%. People in Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA have an average commute time of 21.5 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Housing

Property Value

$186,600
2019 Median
± $4,620
$188,600
2018 Median
± $4,339

In 2019, the median property value in Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA declined from to $186,600 from the previous year's value of $188,600.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Harrisburg-Carlisle, 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 Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA the largest share of households have a property value in the $200k - $250k range.

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Household Income

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$67,069
Median Household Income
± $2,137
234k
Number of Households
± 8,066

In 2019, the median household income of the 234k households in Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA grew to $67,069 from the previous year's value of $64,213.

The following chart displays the households in Harrisburg-Carlisle, 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 Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA the largest share of households pay taxes in the $3k+ range.

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Rent vs Own

67.5%
2019 Homeownership
66.2%
2018 Homeownership

In 2019, 67.5% of the housing units in Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 66.2%.

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

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Commute Time

21.5 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA have a shorter commute time (21.5 minutes) than the normal US worker (26 minutes). Additionally, 1.66% of the workforce in Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2019
  1. Drove Alone (78.9%)
  2. Carpooled (9.31%)
  3. Worked At Home (5.93%)

In 2019, 78.9% of workers in Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA drove alone to work, followed by those who carpooled to work (9.31%) and those who worked at home (5.93%).

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

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Health

93.2% of the population of Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA has health coverage, with 53.5% on employee plans, 13% on Medicaid, 13% on Medicare, 11.6% on non-group plans, and 2.06% 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

6.82%
Uninsured
53.5%
Employer Coverage
13%
Medicaid
13%
Medicare
11.6%
Non-Group
2.06%
Military or VA

Between 2018 and 2019, the percent of uninsured citizens in Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA grew by 30.4% from 5.23% to 6.82%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Harrisburg-Carlisle, 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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