Lackawanna County, PA

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2020 Population
210,162
0.233% 1-year decline
US Senator
Bob Casey Jr.
Democratic Party
US Senator
Pat Toomey
Republican Party
2020 Median Age
42.1
0% 1-year change
2020 Poverty Rate
13.8%
5.82% 1-year decrease
2020 Median Household Income
$54,064
2.35% 1-year growth
2020 Median Property Value
$154,700
1.51% 1-year growth
2020 Employed Population
98,930
0.487% 1-year decline

About

In 2020, Lackawanna County, PA had a population of 210k people with a median age of 42.1 and a median household income of $54,064. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Lackawanna County, PA declined from 210,652 to 210,162, a −0.233% decrease and its median household income grew from $52,821 to $54,064, a 2.35% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Lackawanna County, PA are White (Non-Hispanic) (84%), White (Hispanic) (5.18%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (2.96%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (2.68%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.03%).

None of the households in Lackawanna County, PA reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.

97.1% of the residents in Lackawanna County, PA are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Lackawanna County, PA are University of Scranton (1,609 degrees awarded in 2020), Marywood University (810 degrees), and Lackawanna College (468 degrees).

In 2020, the median property value in Lackawanna County, PA was $154,700, and the homeownership rate was 64.2%. Most people in Lackawanna County, PA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 21.8 minutes. The average car ownership in Lackawanna County, PA was 2 cars per household.

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Diversity

Lackawanna County, PA is home to a population of 210k people, from which 97.1% are citizens. As of 2020, 5.64% of Lackawanna County, PA residents were born outside of the country (11.9k people).

In 2020, there were 16.2 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (177k people) in Lackawanna County, PA than any other race or ethnicity. There were 10.9k White (Hispanic) and 6.22k Asian (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Race and Ethnicity

Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Lackawanna County, PA
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    177k ± 367
  2. White (Hispanic)
    10.9k ± 668
  3. Asian (Non-Hispanic)
    6.22k ± 254
8.03%
Hispanic Population
16.9k people

In 2020, there were 16.2 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (177k people) in Lackawanna County, PA than any other race or ethnicity. There were 10.9k White (Hispanic) and 6.22k Asian (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

8.03% of the people in Lackawanna County, PA are hispanic (16.9k people).

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

5.64%
2020 Foreign-Born Population
11.9k people
5.63%
2019 Foreign-Born Population
11.9k people

As of 2020, 5.64% of Lackawanna County, PA residents (11.9k people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.5%. In 2019, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Lackawanna County, PA was 5.63%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Age by Nativity

42
Median Native-Born Age
± 0.3
42
Median Foreign-Born Age
± 1.9

In 2020, the median age of all people in Lackawanna County, PA was 42.1. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 42, were generally older than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 42. But people in Lackawanna County, PA are getting staying the same age. In 2019, the average age of all Lackawanna County, PA residents was 42.

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Global Diversity

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Most Common Origin
  1. India
    92,750 ± 7,450 people
  2. Dominican Republic
    72,397 ± 6,587 people
  3. China
    65,642 ± 6,274 people

In 2020, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Pennsylvania was India, the natal country of 92,750 Pennsylvania residents, followed by Dominican Republic with 72,397 and China with 65,642.

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Citizenship

97.1%
2020 Citizenship
97%
2019 Citizenship

As of 2020, 97.1% of Lackawanna County, PA residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.4%. In 2019, the percentage of US citizens in Lackawanna County, PA was 97%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    4,444 ± 377
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    1,611 ± 372
  3. Korea
    1,069 ± 168

Lackawanna County, PA has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 2.76 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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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 Lackawanna County, PA is $54,064. In 2020, the tract with the highest Median Household Income in Lackawanna County, PA was Census Tract 1104.01 with a value of $105,477, followed by Census Tract 1104.02 and Census Tract 1104.03, with respective values of $104,542 and $84,107.

Males in Pennsylvania have an average income that is 1.34 times higher than the average income of females, which is $54,196. The income inequality in Pennsylvania (measured using the Gini index) is 0.466, which is lower than than the national average.

The economy of Lackawanna County, PA employs 98.9k people. The largest industries in Lackawanna County, PA are Health Care & Social Assistance (17,334 people), Retail Trade (12,051 people), and Manufacturing (9,958 people), and the highest paying industries are Utilities ($76,250), Public Administration ($56,585), and Mining, Quarrying, & Oil & Gas Extraction ($51,544).

Wages

Median Household Income

$54,064
2020 value
± $1,422
2.35%
1 Year Growth
± 3.4%

Households in Lackawanna County, PA have a median annual income of $54,064, which is less than the median annual income of $64,994 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $52,821 in 2019, which represents a 2.35% annual growth.

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Wage by Sex in Common Jobs

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$72,428
Average Male Salary in Pennsylvania
± $1,115
$54,196
Average Female Salary in Pennsylvania
± $827

In 2020, full-time male employees in Pennsylvania made 1.34 times more than female employees.

This chart shows the sex-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. Asian
    $66,664 ± $4,080
  2. Alaska Native
    $58,659 ± $80,539
  3. White
    $56,784 ± $709

In 2020 the highest paid race/ethnicity of Pennsylvania workers was Asian. These workers were paid 1.14 times more than Alaska Native 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 Lackawanna County, PA is from Pennsylvania.
0.466
2020 Wage GINI in Pennsylvania
0.469
2019 Wage GINI in Pennsylvania

In 2020, the income inequality in Pennsylvania was 0.466 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.614% decline from 2019 to 2020, 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)
  1. Census Tract 1104.01
  2. Census Tract 1104.02
  3. Census Tract 1104.03

In 2020, the tract with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Lackawanna County, PA was Census Tract 1104.01 with a value of $105,477, followed by Census Tract 1104.02 and Census Tract 1104.03, with respective values of $104,542 and $84,107.

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

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Poverty by Age and Sex

Females 25 - 34
Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

13.8% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Lackawanna County, PA (28k out of 202k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is higher than the national average of 12.8%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 25 - 34, followed by Females 18 - 24 and then Females 35 - 44.

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
    22,676 ± 1,051
  2. Hispanic
    6,468 ± 551
  3. Two Or More
    2,452 ± 389

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Lackawanna County, PA is White, followed by Hispanic and Two Or More.

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

98.9k
2020 Value
± 2,253
−0.487%
1 Year decline
± 3.07%

From 2019 to 2020, employment in Lackawanna County, PA declined at a rate of −0.487%, from 99.4k employees to 98.9k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Lackawanna County, PA, are Office & Administrative Support Occupations (12,487 people), Sales & Related Occupations (10,308 people), and Management Occupations (8,070 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Lackawanna County, PA.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Lackawanna County, PA, by number of employees, are Office & Administrative Support Occupations (12,487 people), Sales & Related Occupations (10,308 people), and Management Occupations (8,070 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other counties, Lackawanna County, PA has an unusually high number of residents working as Law Enforcement Workers Including Supervisors (1.61 times higher than expected), Community & Social Service Occupations (1.39 times), and Healthcare Support Occupations (1.26 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Lackawanna County, PA, by median earnings, are Architecture & Engineering Occupations ($65,556), Health Diagnosing & Treating Practitioners & Other Technical Occupations ($65,057), and Computer & Mathematical Occupations ($62,756).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

98.9k
2020 Value
± 2,253
−0.487%
1 Year decline
± 3.07%

From 2019 to 2020, employment in Lackawanna County, PA declined at a rate of −0.487%, from 99.4k employees to 98.9k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Lackawanna County, PA, are Health Care & Social Assistance (17,334 people), Retail Trade (12,051 people), and Manufacturing (9,958 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Lackawanna County, PA, though some of these residents may live in Lackawanna 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 Lackawanna County, PA, by number of employees, are Health Care & Social Assistance (17,334 people), Retail Trade (12,051 people), and Manufacturing (9,958 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other counties, Lackawanna County, PA has an unusually high number of Transportation & Warehousing (1.29 times higher than expected), Health Care & Social Assistance (1.25 times), and Management of Companies & Enterprises (1.24 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Lackawanna County, PA, by median earnings, are Utilities ($76,250), Public Administration ($56,585), and Mining, Quarrying, & Oil & Gas Extraction ($51,544).

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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. $110B
  2. $74.2B
  3. $44.2B

In 2020, the top outbound Pennsylvania product (by dollars) was Pharmaceuticals with $110B, followed by Mixed freight ($74.2B) and Electronics ($44.2B).

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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$734B
2020 Value in Pennsylvania
$1.46T
Projected 2050 Value in Pennsylvania
99.3% growth

In 2020, total outbound Pennsylvania trade was $734B. This is expected to increase 99.3% to $1.46T by 2050.

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. $73.5B
  2. $71.1B
  3. $36.8B

In 2020, the top outbound Pennsylvania domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was New Jersey with $73.5B, followed by New York with $71.1B and Ohio and $36.8B.

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

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Civics

In the 2020 presidential election, the popular vote in Lackawanna County, PA went to Joseph R Biden Jr. with 53.7% of the vote. The runner-up was Donald J. Trump (45.3%), followed by Jo Jorgensen (0.94%). The most partisan county was Fulton County, PA with 85.5% 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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Joseph R Biden Jr.
Popular Vote for Lackawanna County, PA
53.7% for the Democratic Party
Most Partisan Counties in Pennsylvania
  1. 85.5% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)
  2. 83.5% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)
  3. 81.4% for Joseph R Biden Jr. (Democratic Party)

In the 2020 presidential election, the most partisan county in Pennsylvania was Fulton County, PA with 85.5% 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 2020, universities in Lackawanna County, PA awarded 3,623 degrees. The student population of Lackawanna County, PA is skewed towards women, with 4,771 male students and 7,237 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Lackawanna County, PA are White (2,691 and 75.6%), followed by Hispanic or Latino (273 and 7.67%), Unknown (192 and 5.39%), and Black or African American (189 and 5.31%).

The largest universities in Lackawanna County, PA by number of degrees awarded are University of Scranton (1,609 and 44.4%), Marywood University (810 and 22.4%), and Lackawanna College (468 and 12.9%).

The most popular majors in Lackawanna County, PA are Accounting (212 and 5.85%), General Business Administration & Management (170 and 4.69%), and Occupational Therapy (131 and 3.62%).

The median tuition cost in Lackawanna County, PA for private four year colleges is $26,082.

Concentrations

Most Common
  1. 123 degree-majorss awarded
  2. 84 degree-majorss awarded
  3. 84 degree-majorss awarded

In 2020, the most common concentation for Bachelors Degree recipients in Lackawanna County, PA was Registered Nursing with 123 degrees awarded.

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

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Universities

Largest Universities by degrees awarded
  1. 1,609 degrees awarded
  2. 810 degrees awarded
  3. 468 degrees awarded
$26,082
Median Private

In 2020, the Lackawanna County, PA institution with the largest number of graduating students was University of Scranton with 1,609 degrees awarded.

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Student Sex for Common Institutions

1,387
Degrees Awarded to Men
2,236
Degrees Awarded to Women

In 2020, 1,387 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Lackawanna County, PA, which is 0.62 times less than the 2,236 female students who received degrees in the same year.

This chart displays the sex disparity between the institutions in Lackawanna County, PA by degrees awarded.

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Student Race and Ethnicity

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity
  1. White
    2,691 degrees awarded
  2. Hispanic or Latino
    273 degrees awarded
  3. Unknown
    192 degrees awarded

In 2020 the most common race/ethnicity group awarded degrees at institutions in Lackawanna County, PA was White students. These 2,691 degrees mean that there were 9.86 times more degrees awarded to White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Hispanic or Latino, with 273 degrees awarded.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Lackawanna County, PA was $154,700 in 2020, which is 0.673 times smaller than the national average of $229,800. Between 2019 and 2020 the median property value increased from $152,400 to $154,700, a 1.51% increase. The homeownership rate in Lackawanna County, PA is 64.2%, which is lower than the national average of 64.4%. People in Lackawanna County, PA have an average commute time of 21.8 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Lackawanna County, PA is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Housing

Property Value

$154,700
2020 Median
± $2,757
$152,400
2019 Median
± $2,318

In 2020, the median property value in Lackawanna County, PA grew to to $154,700 from the previous year's value of $152,400.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Lackawanna 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 Lackawanna County, PA the largest share of households have a property value in the $100k - $125k range.

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Household Income

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$54,064
Median Household Income
± $1,422
87.7k
Number of Households
± 2,180

In 2020, the median household income of the 87.7k households in Lackawanna County, PA grew to $54,064 from the previous year's value of $52,821.

The following chart displays the households in Lackawanna 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 $75k - $100k range.

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Property Taxes

$3k+
Average Range

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

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Rent vs Own

64.2%
2020 Homeownership
64.3%
2019 Homeownership

In 2020, 64.2% of the housing units in Lackawanna County, PA were occupied by their owner. This percentage declined from the previous year's rate of 64.3%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is lower than the national average of 64.4%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in Lackawanna County, PA compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

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Commute Time

21.8 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Lackawanna County, PA have a shorter commute time (21.8 minutes) than the normal US worker (26.9 minutes). Additionally, 2.59% of the workforce in Lackawanna County, PA have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2020
  1. Drove Alone (78.6%)
  2. Carpooled (10.6%)
  3. Worked At Home (5.61%)

In 2020, 78.6% of workers in Lackawanna County, PA drove alone to work, followed by those who carpooled to work (10.6%) and those who worked at home (5.61%).

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

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Health

95.6% of the population of Lackawanna County, PA has health coverage, with 48.8% on employee plans, 18.8% on Medicaid, 14.9% on Medicare, 12% on non-group plans, and 1.09% 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 Lackawanna County, PA see 1233 patients per year on average, which represents a 6.38% decrease from the previous year (1317 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1248 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 474 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

1,233 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Lackawanna County, PA

Primary care physicians in Lackawanna County, PA see an average of 1,233 patients per year. This represents a 6.38% decrease from the previous year (1,317 patients).

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

4.38%
Uninsured
48.8%
Employer Coverage
18.8%
Medicaid
14.9%
Medicare
12%
Non-Group
1.09%
Military or VA

Between 2019 and 2020, the percent of uninsured citizens in Lackawanna County, PA declined by 2.29% from 4.48% to 4.38%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Lackawanna 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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