Hempstead, NY

Census Place

Add Comparison
2019 Population
55,300
0.179% 1-year decline
US Senator
Chuck Schumer
Democratic Party
US Senator
Kirsten Gillibrand
Democratic Party
2019 Median Age
33.9
2.02% 1-year decrease
2019 Poverty Rate
18.9%
1.76% 1-year decrease
2019 Median Household Income
$62,569
0.356% 1-year growth
2019 Median Property Value
$321,200
3.05% 1-year growth
2019 Employed Population
26,848
1.38% 1-year decline

About

In 2019, Hempstead, NY had a population of 55.3k people with a median age of 33.9 and a median household income of $62,569. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Hempstead, NY declined from 55,399 to 55,300, a −0.179% decrease and its median household income grew from $62,347 to $62,569, a 0.356% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Hempstead, NY are Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (43.5%), Other (Hispanic) (32.5%), White (Hispanic) (9.5%), White (Non-Hispanic) (5.37%), and Two+ (Hispanic) (3.01%). 0% of the households in Hempstead, NY speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 75.3% of the residents in Hempstead, NY are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Hempstead, NY are Access Careers (482 degrees awarded in 2019), Barber & Beauty Institute of New York (53 degrees), and Long Island Beauty School-Hempstead (48 degrees).

In 2019, the median property value in Hempstead, NY was $321,200, and the homeownership rate was 40.8%. Most people in Hempstead, NY drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 30.9 minutes. The average car ownership in Hempstead, NY was 1 car per household.

COVID-19

Daily New Cases by Date

Showing data at the state level for New York. Hospitalization data for some states may be delayed or not reported.
Y-Axis

This chart shows the number of COVID-19 daily new cases by date in New York, as a 7-day rolling average, compared with the four states with the most similar number of confirmed cases.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Unemployment Insurance Claims

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

This chart shows weekly unemployment insurance claims in New York (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.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Employment by Industry Sector

Data is only available at the state level. Showing data for New York.
Start Year
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 New York. 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 New York.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Community Mobility

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

This chart presents movement trends over time in the state of New York across different categories of places such as retail and recreation, groceries and pharmacies, parks, transit stations, workplaces, and residential.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Diversity

Hempstead, NY is home to a population of 55.3k people, from which 75.3% are citizens. As of 2019, 151% of Hempstead, NY residents were born outside of the country (83.4k people).

In 2019, there were 1.34 times more Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) residents (24.1k people) in Hempstead, NY than any other race or ethnicity. There were 18k Other (Hispanic) and 5.25k White (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Race and Ethnicity

Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Hempstead, NY
  1. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)
    24.1k ± 1.29k
  2. Other (Hispanic)
    18k ± 1.63k
  3. White (Hispanic)
    5.25k ± 1.1k
47.1%
Hispanic Population
26k people

In 2019, there were 1.34 times more Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) residents (24.1k people) in Hempstead, NY than any other race or ethnicity. There were 18k Other (Hispanic) and 5.25k White (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

47.1% of the people in Hempstead, NY are hispanic (26k people).

The following chart shows the 7 races represented in Hempstead, NY as a share of the total population.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

151%
2019 Foreign-Born Population
83.4k people
41.4%
2018 Foreign-Born Population
22.9k people

As of 2019, 151% of Hempstead, NY residents (83.4k people) were born outside of the United States, which is higher than the national average of 34%. In 2018, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Hempstead, NY was 41.4%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

The following chart shows the percentage of foreign-born residents in Hempstead, NY compared to that of it's neighboring and parent geographies.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Age by Nativity

23
Median Native-Born Age
± 1.4
43
Median Foreign-Born Age
± 0.9

In 2019, the median age of all people in Hempstead, NY was 33.9. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 23, were generally younger than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 43. But people in Hempstead, NY are getting getting younger. In 2018, the average age of all Hempstead, NY residents was 35.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Global Diversity

The PUMS dataset is not available at the Place level, so we are showing data for New York.
Most Common Origin
  1. Dominican Republic
    501,381 ± 17,160 people
  2. China
    407,244 ± 15,504 people
  3. Jamaica
    231,289 ± 11,737 people

In 2019, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of New York was Dominican Republic, the natal country of 501,381 New York residents, followed by China with 407,244 and Jamaica with 231,289.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Citizenship

75.3%
2019 Citizenship
73.9%
2018 Citizenship

As of 2019, 75.3% of Hempstead, NY residents were US citizens, which is lower than the national average of 93.4%. In 2018, the percentage of US citizens in Hempstead, NY was 73.9%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

The following chart shows US citizenship percentages in Hempstead, NY compared to that of it's neighboring and parent geographies.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Gulf War (2001-)
    260 ± 117
  2. Vietnam
    163 ± 84
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    82 ± 65

Hempstead, NY has a large population of military personnel who served in Gulf War (2001-), 1.6 times greater than any other conflict.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Economy

Median household income in Hempstead, NY is $62,569. In 2019, the place with the highest Median Household Income in Hempstead, NY was Census Tract 4071.02 with a value of $103,529, followed by Census Tract 4071.01 and Census Tract 4072.04, with respective values of $86,154 and $79,352.

Males in New York have an average income that is 1.29 times higher than the average income of females, which is $64,156. The income inequality in New York (measured using the Gini index) is 0.497, which is higher than than the national average.

The economy of Hempstead, NY employs 26.8k people. The largest industries in Hempstead, NY are Health Care & Social Assistance (5,105 people), Retail Trade (3,791 people), and Accommodation & Food Services (2,657 people), and the highest paying industries are Utilities ($92,574), Public Administration ($63,083), and Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($54,583).

Wages

Median Household Income

$62,569
2019 value
± $2,866
0.356%
1 Year Growth
± 7.73%

Households in Hempstead, NY have a median annual income of $62,569, 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 $62,347 in 2018, which represents a 0.356% annual growth.

The following chart shows how the median household income in Hempstead, NY compares to that of its neighboring and parent geographies.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

The PUMS dataset is not available at the Place level, so we are showing data for New York.
$82,820
Average Male Salary in New York
± $1,244
$64,156
Average Female Salary in New York
± $901

In 2019, full-time male employees in New York made 1.29 times more than female employees.

This chart shows the gender-based wage disparity in the 5 most common occupations in New York by number of full-time employees.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Wage by Race and Ethnicity in Common Jobs

The PUMS dataset is not available at the Place level, so we are showing data for New York.
Highest Average Salaries by Race & Ethnicity in New York
  1. White
    $70,295 ± $914
  2. Asian
    $67,983 ± $2,497
  3. Two or More Races
    $52,655 ± $3,563

In 2019 the highest paid race/ethnicity of New York workers was White. These workers were paid 1.03 times more than Asian workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity in New York.

This chart shows the race- and ethnicity-based wage disparities in the 5 most common occupations in New York by number of full-time employees.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Hempstead, NY is from New York.
0.497
2019 Wage GINI in New York
0.498
2018 Wage GINI in New York

In 2019, the income inequality in New York was 0.497 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.174% decline from 2018 to 2019, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even. The GINI for New York was higher than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed less evenly in New York in comparison to the national average.

This chart shows the number of workers in New York across various wage buckets compared to the national average.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Income by Location

Use the dropdown to filter by race/ethnicity.
Race/Ethnicity
Highest Median Household Income (Total)
  1. Census Tract 4071.02
  2. Census Tract 4071.01
  3. Census Tract 4072.04

In 2019, the place with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Hempstead, NY was Census Tract 4071.02 with a value of $103,529, followed by Census Tract 4071.01 and Census Tract 4072.04, with respective values of $86,154 and $79,352.

The following map shows all of the places in Hempstead, NY colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Poverty by Age and Gender

Females 25 - 34
Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

18.9% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Hempstead, NY (10.3k out of 54.4k 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 35 - 44 and then Females < 5.

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.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Poverty by Race and Ethnicity

Largest Race or Ethnicity Living in Poverty
  1. Hispanic
    5,761 ± 600
  2. Other
    4,284 ± 566
  3. Black
    3,784 ± 439

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Hempstead, NY is Hispanic, followed by Other and Black.

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

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Occupations

Employment by Occupations

26.8k
2019 Value
± 1,204
−1.38%
1 Year decline
± 6.29%

From 2018 to 2019, employment in Hempstead, NY declined at a rate of −1.38%, from 27.2k employees to 26.8k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Hempstead, NY, are Building & Grounds Cleaning & Maintenance Occupations (3,046 people), Office & Administrative Support Occupations (2,949 people), and Sales & Related Occupations (2,764 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Hempstead, NY.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Hempstead, NY, by number of employees, are Building & Grounds Cleaning & Maintenance Occupations (3,046 people), Office & Administrative Support Occupations (2,949 people), and Sales & Related Occupations (2,764 people).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Most Specialized

Compared to other places, Hempstead, NY has an unusually high number of residents working as Building & Grounds Cleaning & Maintenance Occupations (2.96 times higher than expected), Healthcare Support Occupations (2.32 times), and Transportation Occupations (1.64 times).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Hempstead, NY, by median earnings, are Law Enforcement Workers Including Supervisors ($96,500), Health Diagnosing & Treating Practitioners & Other Technical Occupations ($77,313), and Management Occupations ($62,805).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Industries

Employment by Industries

26.8k
2019 Value
± 1,204
−1.38%
1 Year decline
± 6.29%

From 2018 to 2019, employment in Hempstead, NY declined at a rate of −1.38%, from 27.2k employees to 26.8k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Hempstead, NY, are Health Care & Social Assistance (5,105 people), Retail Trade (3,791 people), and Accommodation & Food Services (2,657 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Hempstead, NY, though some of these residents may live in Hempstead, NY and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Most Common

The most common industries in Hempstead, NY, by number of employees, are Health Care & Social Assistance (5,105 people), Retail Trade (3,791 people), and Accommodation & Food Services (2,657 people).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Most Specialized

Compared to other places, Hempstead, NY has an unusually high number of Transportation & Warehousing (1.57 times higher than expected), Administrative & Support & Waste Management Services (1.5 times), and Other Services, Except Public Administration (1.39 times) industries.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Hempstead, NY, by median earnings, are Utilities ($92,574), Public Administration ($63,083), and Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($54,583).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Domestic Trade

Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from New York to other states, or from other states to New York.
Top Domestic Production in Dollars
  1. $125B
  2. $81.4B
  3. $68B

In 2018, the top outbound New York product (by dollars) was Misc. mfg. prods. with $125B, followed by Mixed freight ($81.4B) and Electronics ($68B).

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

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Domestic Trade Growth

Showing data for New York.
$785B
2018 Value in New York
$1.85T
Projected 2045 Value in New York
135% growth

In 2018, total outbound New York trade was $785B. This is expected to increase 135% to $1.85T by 2045.

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

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Interstate Trade

Interstate trade consists of products and services shipped from New York to other states, or from other states to New York.
Most Common Trade Partners
  1. $54B
  2. $46.7B
  3. $28.6B

In 2018, the top outbound New York domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was New Jersey with $54B, followed by Pennsylvania with $46.7B and California and $28.6B.

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

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Civics

In the 2016 presidential election, the popular vote in Nassau County, NY went to Hillary Rodham Clinton with 51.2% of the vote. The runner-up was Donald J. Trump (45.3%), followed by Other (3.54%). The most partisan county was Bronx County, NY with 88.5% of the vote going to Hillary Rodham Clinton running for the Democratic Party.

Chuck Schumer and Kirsten Gillibrand are the senators currently representing the state of New York. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

New York is currently represented by 27 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

Presidential Popular Vote by County

Presidential voting results are only available at the county level. Showing data for the counties inside of New York.
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 Nassau County, NY
51.2% for the Democratic Party
Most Partisan Counties in New York
  1. 88.5% for Hillary Rodham Clinton (Democratic Party)
  2. 86.6% for Hillary Rodham Clinton (Democratic Party)
  3. 79.5% for Hillary Rodham Clinton (Democratic Party)

In the 2016 presidential election, the most partisan county in New York was Bronx County, NY with 88.5% of the vote going to Hillary Rodham Clinton running for the Democratic Party.

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

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

US Senators from New York

Senatorial voting results are only available at the state level. Showing data for New York.
Chuck Schumer
Senator from New York3
Assumed office on January 3, 1999
Kirsten Gillibrand
Senator from New York1
Assumed office on January 26, 2009
Appointed to the seat following the resignation of Hillary Clinton, who had become Secretary of State.

Chuck Schumer and Kirsten Gillibrand are the senators currently representing New York.

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

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

US Representatives from New York

New York is currently represented by 27 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 New York have changed over time starting in 2008.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Education

In 2019, universities in Hempstead, NY awarded 583 degrees. The student population of Hempstead, NY is skewed towards women, with 43 male students and 127 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Hempstead, NY are Black or African American (343 and 59.1%), followed by Hispanic or Latino (117 and 20.2%), White (63 and 10.9%), and Asian (42 and 7.24%).

The largest universities in Hempstead, NY by number of degrees awarded are Access Careers (482 and 82.7%), Barber & Beauty Institute of New York (53 and 9.09%), and Long Island Beauty School-Hempstead (48 and 8.23%).

The most popular majors in Hempstead, NY are Other Practical Nursing, Vocational Nursing, & Nursing Assistants (343 and 58.8%), Nursing Assistant & Patient Care Assistant (78 and 13.4%), and Barbering (53 and 9.09%).

The median tuition costs in Hempstead, NY are $N/A for private four year colleges, and $N/A and $N/A respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.

Concentrations

Most Common
  1. 78 degree-majorss awarded
  2. 53 degree-majorss awarded
  3. 343 degree-majorss awarded

In 2018, the most common concentation for < 1 Year Postsecondary Certificate recipients in Hempstead, NY was Nursing Assistant & Patient Care Assistant with 78 degrees awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of students graduating with a < 1 Year Postsecondary Certificate from schools in Hempstead, NY according to their major.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Universities

Largest Universities by degrees awarded
  1. 482 degrees awarded
  2. 53 degrees awarded
  3. 48 degrees awarded
$N/A
Median In-State Public
$N/A
Median Private

In 2019, the Hempstead, NY institution with the largest number of graduating students was Access Careers with 482 degrees awarded.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Student Gender for Common Institutions

102
Degrees Awarded to Men
481
Degrees Awarded to Women

In 2019, 102 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Hempstead, NY, which is 0.212 times less than the 481 female students who received degrees in the same year.

This chart displays the gender disparity between the institutions in Hempstead, NY by degrees awarded.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Student Race and Ethnicity

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity
  1. Black or African American
    343 degrees awarded
  2. Hispanic or Latino
    117 degrees awarded
  3. White
    63 degrees awarded

In 2019 the most common race/ethnicity group awarded degrees at institutions in Hempstead, NY was Black or African American students. These 343 degrees mean that there were 2.93 times more degrees awarded to Black or African American students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Hispanic or Latino, with 117 degrees awarded.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Housing & Living

The median property value in Hempstead, NY was $321,200 in 2019, which is 1.34 times larger than the national average of $240,500. Between 2018 and 2019 the median property value increased from $311,700 to $321,200, a 3.05% increase. The homeownership rate in Hempstead, NY is 40.8%, which is lower than the national average of 64.1%. People in Hempstead, NY have an average commute time of 30.9 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Hempstead, NY is lower than the national average, with an average of 1 car per household.

Housing

Property Value

$321,200
2019 Median
± $8,414
$311,700
2018 Median
± $8,463

In 2019, the median property value in Hempstead, NY grew to to $321,200 from the previous year's value of $311,700.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Hempstead, NY 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 Hempstead, NY the largest share of households have a property value in the $300k - $400k range.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Household Income

Please note that the buckets used in this visualization were not evenly distributed by ACS when publishing the data.
$62,569
Median Household Income
± $2,866
15.9k
Number of Households
± 837

In 2019, the median household income of the 15.9k households in Hempstead, NY grew to $62,569 from the previous year's value of $62,347.

The following chart displays the households in Hempstead, NY 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.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Property Taxes

$3k+
Average Range

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

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Rent vs Own

40.8%
2019 Homeownership
43.8%
2018 Homeownership

In 2019, 40.8% of the housing units in Hempstead, NY were occupied by their owner. This percentage declined from the previous year's rate of 43.8%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is lower than the national average of 64.1%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in Hempstead, NY compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Commute Time

30.9 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Hempstead, NY have a longer commute time (30.9 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.5 minutes). Additionally, 3.93% of the workforce in Hempstead, NY have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

The chart below shows how the median household income in Hempstead, NY compares to that of it's neighboring and parent geographies.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2019
  1. Drove Alone (57.8%)
  2. Public Transit (21.7%)
  3. Carpooled (13%)

In 2019, 57.8% of workers in Hempstead, NY drove alone to work, followed by those who used public transit to get to work (21.7%) and those who carpooled to work (13%).

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.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Transportation

Car Ownership

1 car
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Hempstead, NY distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Hempstead, NY have 1 car, followed by 2 cars.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Health

86.2% of the population of Hempstead, NY has health coverage, with 35.7% on employee plans, 30.2% on Medicaid, 7.05% on Medicare, 13% on non-group plans, and 0.315% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in New York was $9,778 in 2014. This is a 4.57% increase from the previous year ($9,351).

Primary care physicians in Nassau County, NY see 700 patients per year on average, which represents a 2.23% decrease from the previous year (716 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 803 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 319 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, Orleans County has the highest prevalence of diabetes (15.7%). Additionally, Chenango County has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (39.3%)

Patient to Clinician Ratios

Data is only available at the country level. Showing data for Nassau County, NY.
700 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Nassau County, NY

Primary care physicians in Nassau County, NY see an average of 700 patients per year. This represents a 2.23% decrease from the previous year (716 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Nassau County, NY in comparison to its neighboring geographies.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

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.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

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.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Health Care Spending

Data is only available at the state level. Showing data for New York.
$9,778
Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care in New York
$5,338
Per Enrollee Private Health Insurance Spending on Personal Health Care
$9,803
Per Enrollee Medicaid Spending on Personal Health Care
$12,179
Per Enrollee Medicare Spending on Personal Health Care

Between 2013 and 2014, all personal health care spending per capita in New York (including private, Medicare, and Medicaid) grew 4.57%, from $9,351 to $9,778.

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

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Health Care Coverage

13.8%
Uninsured
35.7%
Employer Coverage
30.2%
Medicaid
7.05%
Medicare
13%
Non-Group
0.315%
Military or VA

Between 2018 and 2019, the percent of uninsured citizens in Hempstead, NY declined by 9.57% from 15.3% to 13.8%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Hempstead, NY changed over time compared with the percent of individuals enrolled in various types of health insurance.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Health Risks

Data available at the county level.
Most at risk counties
  1. 15.7% prevalence
  2. 14.3% prevalence
  3. 14.2% prevalence

Orleans County has the highest prevalence of diabetes in New York, at 15.7%.

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

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart