Montgomery County, PA

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2019 Population
830,915
0.279% 1-year growth
US Senator
Bob Casey Jr.
Democratic Party
US Senator
Pat Toomey
Republican Party
2019 Median Age
41.1
0.243% 1-year decrease
2019 Poverty Rate
5.92%
4.98% 1-year decrease
2019 Median Household Income
$92,302
2.42% 1-year growth
2019 Median Property Value
$330,600
2.23% 1-year growth
2019 Employed Population
441,752
0.654% 1-year growth

About

In 2019, Montgomery County, PA had a population of 831k people with a median age of 41.1 and a median household income of $92,302. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Montgomery County, PA grew from 828,604 to 830,915, a 0.279% increase and its median household income grew from $90,122 to $92,302, a 2.42% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Montgomery County, PA are White (Non-Hispanic) (75%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (9.42%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (7.68%), White (Hispanic) (3.82%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.33%). 13.9% of the households in Montgomery County, PA speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 96.3% of the residents in Montgomery County, PA are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Montgomery County, PA are American College of Financial Services (2,962 degrees awarded in 2019), Montgomery County Community College (1,458 degrees), and Arcadia University (1,142 degrees).

In 2019, the median property value in Montgomery County, PA was $330,600, and the homeownership rate was 71.6%. Most people in Montgomery County, PA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 27.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Montgomery County, PA was 2 cars per household.

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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.

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Employment by Industry Sector

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Start Year
Y-Axis
−5.78%
Year-over-year decline
Employment change between November 2019 and November 2020

As of November 2020, there are 145M people employed in Pennsylvania. This represents a −5.78% decrease in employment when compared to November 2019.

The following chart shows monthly employment numbers for each industry sector in Pennsylvania.

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Community Mobility

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Diversity

Montgomery County, PA is home to a population of 831k people, from which 96.3% are citizens. As of 2019, 17.4% of Montgomery County, PA residents were born outside of the country (145k people).

In 2019, there were 7.96 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (623k people) in Montgomery County, PA than any other race or ethnicity. There were 78.3k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 63.9k Asian (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

The most common foreign languages spoken in Montgomery County, PA are Spanish (27,625 speakers), Chinese (Incl. Mandarin, Cantonese) (10,122 speakers), and Korean (9,381 speakers).

Race and Ethnicity

Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Montgomery County, PA
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    623k ± 267
  2. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)
    78.3k ± 2.55k
  3. Asian (Non-Hispanic)
    63.9k ± 1.76k
5.44%
Hispanic Population
45.2k people

In 2019, there were 7.96 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (623k people) in Montgomery County, PA than any other race or ethnicity. There were 78.3k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 63.9k Asian (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

5.44% of the people in Montgomery County, PA are hispanic (45.2k people).

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

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Non-English Speakers

Most Common Languages
  1. Spanish
    27,625 speakers (3.52%)
  2. Chinese (Incl. Mandarin, Cantonese)
    10,122 speakers (1.29%)
  3. Korean
    9,381 speakers (1.19%)

13.9% of Montgomery County, PA citizens are speakers of a non-English language, which is lower than the national average of 22%.

In 2019, the most common non-English language spoken in Montgomery County, PA was Spanish. 3.52% of the overall population of Montgomery County, PA are native Spanish speakers. 1.29% speak Chinese (Incl. Mandarin, Cantonese) and 1.19% speak Korean, the next two most common languages.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

17.4%
2019 Foreign-Born Population
145k people
10.7%
2018 Foreign-Born Population
88.7k people

As of 2019, 17.4% of Montgomery County, PA residents (145k 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 Montgomery County, PA was 10.7%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Age by Nativity

40
Median Native-Born Age
± 0.4
47
Median Foreign-Born Age
± 1.3

In 2019, the median age of all people in Montgomery County, PA was 41.1. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 40, were generally younger than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 47. But people in Montgomery County, PA are getting getting younger. In 2018, the average age of all Montgomery County, 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

96.3%
2019 Citizenship
95.2%
2018 Citizenship

As of 2019, 96.3% of Montgomery County, PA residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.4%. In 2018, the percentage of US citizens in Montgomery County, PA was 95.2%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    14,490 ± 1,384
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    5,608 ± 1,097
  3. Korea
    4,145 ± 932

Montgomery County, PA has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 2.58 times greater than any other conflict.

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Economy

Median household income in Montgomery County, PA is $92,302. In 2019, the tract with the highest Median Household Income in Montgomery County, PA was Census Tract 2048 with a value of $248,646, followed by Census Tract 2049 and Census Tract 2046, with respective values of $229,861 and $217,222.

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 Montgomery County, PA employs 442k people. The largest industries in Montgomery County, PA are Health Care & Social Assistance (66,630 people), Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services (53,186 people), and Manufacturing (52,790 people), and the highest paying industries are Management of Companies & Enterprises ($132,135), Utilities ($91,650), and Information ($81,884).

Wages

Median Household Income

$92,302
2019 value
± $1,934
2.42%
1 Year Growth
± 3.89%

Households in Montgomery County, PA have a median annual income of $92,302, 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 $90,122 in 2018, which represents a 2.42% 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 Montgomery County, PA is from Pennsylvania.
0.466
2019 Wage GINI in Pennsylvania
0.469
2018 Wage GINI in Pennsylvania

In 2019, the income inequality in Pennsylvania was 0.466 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.746% decline from 2018 to 2019, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even. The GINI for Pennsylvania was lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Pennsylvania in comparison to the national average.

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

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Income by Location

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Highest Median Household Income (Total)
  1. Census Tract 2048
  2. Census Tract 2049
  3. Census Tract 2046

In 2019, the tract with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Montgomery County, PA was Census Tract 2048 with a value of $248,646, followed by Census Tract 2049 and Census Tract 2046, with respective values of $229,861 and $217,222.

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

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Poverty by Age and Gender

Females 25 - 34
Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

5.92% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Montgomery County, PA (47.5k out of 802k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is lower than the national average of 12.3%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 25 - 34, followed by Females 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
    30,661 ± 1,198
  2. Black
    8,636 ± 696
  3. Hispanic
    6,668 ± 625

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

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

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Occupations

Employment by Occupations

442k
2019 Value
± 9,933
0.654%
1 Year growth
± 3.11%

From 2018 to 2019, employment in Montgomery County, PA grew at a rate of 0.654%, from 439k employees to 442k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Montgomery County, PA, are Management Occupations (59,628 people), Office & Administrative Support Occupations (44,649 people), and Sales & Related Occupations (42,732 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Montgomery County, PA.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Montgomery County, PA, by number of employees, are Management Occupations (59,628 people), Office & Administrative Support Occupations (44,649 people), and Sales & Related Occupations (42,732 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other counties, Montgomery County, PA has an unusually high number of residents working as Life, Physical, & Social Science Occupations (2.16 times higher than expected), Legal Occupations (1.67 times), and Computer & Mathematical Occupations (1.58 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Montgomery County, PA, by median earnings, are Legal Occupations ($120,370), Law Enforcement Workers Including Supervisors ($92,184), and Management Occupations ($91,196).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

442k
2019 Value
± 9,933
0.654%
1 Year growth
± 3.11%

From 2018 to 2019, employment in Montgomery County, PA grew at a rate of 0.654%, from 439k employees to 442k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Montgomery County, PA, are Health Care & Social Assistance (66,630 people), Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services (53,186 people), and Manufacturing (52,790 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Montgomery County, PA, though some of these residents may live in Montgomery 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 Montgomery County, PA, by number of employees, are Health Care & Social Assistance (66,630 people), Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services (53,186 people), and Manufacturing (52,790 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other counties, Montgomery County, PA has an unusually high number of Finance & Insurance (1.67 times higher than expected), Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services (1.58 times), and Management of Companies & Enterprises (1.42 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Montgomery County, PA, by median earnings, are Management of Companies & Enterprises ($132,135), Utilities ($91,650), and Information ($81,884).

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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 Montgomery County, PA went to Hillary Rodham Clinton with 58.9% of the vote. The runner-up was Donald J. Trump (37.4%), followed by Other (3.65%). The most partisan county was Fulton County, PA with 84.1% of the vote going to Donald J. Trump running for the Republican Party.

Bob Casey Jr. and Pat Toomey are the senators currently representing the state of Pennsylvania. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Pennsylvania is currently represented by 18 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

Presidential Popular Vote by County

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Showing data up to the 2016 election. Updated election results are currently being processed, and will be released in the coming months.
Hillary Rodham Clinton
Popular Vote for Montgomery County, PA
58.9% for the Democratic Party
Most Partisan Counties in Pennsylvania
  1. 84.1% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)
  2. 82.7% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)
  3. 82.5% for Hillary Rodham Clinton (Democratic Party)

In the 2016 presidential election, the most partisan county in Pennsylvania was Fulton County, PA with 84.1% of the vote going to Donald J. Trump running for the Republican Party.

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

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US Senators from Pennsylvania

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Bob Casey Jr.
Senator from Pennsylvania1
Assumed office on January 3, 2007
Pat Toomey
Senator from Pennsylvania3
Assumed office on January 3, 2011

Bob Casey Jr. and Pat Toomey are the senators currently representing Pennsylvania.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

The following chart shows elected senators in Pennsylvania over time, excluding special elections, colored by their political party.

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US Representatives from Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania is currently represented by 18 members in the U.S. house.

Members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms, and the following chart shows the how the members for Pennsylvania have changed over time starting in 2008.

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Education

In 2019, universities in Montgomery County, PA awarded 10,301 degrees. The student population of Montgomery County, PA is skewed towards women, with 14,257 male students and 19,961 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Montgomery County, PA are White (5,869 and 58.7%), followed by Unknown (1,585 and 15.9%), Black or African American (1,152 and 11.5%), and Asian (649 and 6.5%).

The largest universities in Montgomery County, PA by number of degrees awarded are American College of Financial Services (2,962 and 28.8%), Montgomery County Community College (1,458 and 14.2%), and Arcadia University (1,142 and 11.1%).

The most popular majors in Montgomery County, PA are Financial Planning & Services (2,373 and 23%), Registered Nursing (685 and 6.65%), and Insurance (502 and 4.87%).

The median tuition costs in Montgomery County, PA are $22,785 for private four year colleges, and $13,540 and $22,728 respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.

Concentrations

Most Common
  1. 502 degree-majorss awarded
  2. 76 degree-majorss awarded
  3. 2,101 degree-majorss awarded

In 2018, the most common concentation for < 1 Year Postsecondary Certificate recipients in Montgomery County, PA was Insurance with 502 degrees awarded.

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

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Universities

Largest Universities by degrees awarded
  1. 2,962 degrees awarded
  2. 1,458 degrees awarded
  3. 1,142 degrees awarded
$13,540
Median In-State Public
$22,785
Median Private

In 2019, the Montgomery County, PA institution with the largest number of graduating students was American College of Financial Services with 2,962 degrees awarded.

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Student Gender for Common Institutions

4,356
Degrees Awarded to Men
5,945
Degrees Awarded to Women

In 2019, 4,356 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Montgomery County, PA, which is 0.733 times less than the 5,945 female students who received degrees in the same year.

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

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Student Race and Ethnicity

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity
  1. White
    5,869 degrees awarded
  2. Unknown
    1,585 degrees awarded
  3. Black or African American
    1,152 degrees awarded

In 2019 the most common race/ethnicity group awarded degrees at institutions in Montgomery County, PA was White students. These 5,869 degrees mean that there were 3.7 times more degrees awarded to White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Unknown, with 1,585 degrees awarded.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Montgomery County, PA was $330,600 in 2019, which is 1.37 times larger than the national average of $240,500. Between 2018 and 2019 the median property value increased from $323,400 to $330,600, a 2.23% increase. The homeownership rate in Montgomery County, PA is 71.6%, which is higher than the national average of 64.1%. People in Montgomery County, PA have an average commute time of 27.1 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Montgomery County, PA is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Housing

Property Value

$330,600
2019 Median
± $4,198
$323,400
2018 Median
± $4,671

In 2019, the median property value in Montgomery County, PA grew to to $330,600 from the previous year's value of $323,400.

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

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Household Income

Please note that the buckets used in this visualization were not evenly distributed by ACS when publishing the data.
$92,302
Median Household Income
± $1,934
321k
Number of Households
± 8,113

In 2019, the median household income of the 321k households in Montgomery County, PA grew to $92,302 from the previous year's value of $90,122.

The following chart displays the households in Montgomery County, PA distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $200k+ range.

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Property Taxes

$3k+
Average Range

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

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Rent vs Own

71.6%
2019 Homeownership
70.8%
2018 Homeownership

In 2019, 71.6% of the housing units in Montgomery County, PA were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 70.8%.

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

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Commute Time

27.1 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Montgomery County, PA have a longer commute time (27.1 minutes) than the normal US worker (26 minutes). Additionally, 2.54% of the workforce in Montgomery County, PA have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2019
  1. Drove Alone (77.1%)
  2. Worked At Home (8.05%)
  3. Carpooled (7.13%)

In 2019, 77.1% of workers in Montgomery County, PA drove alone to work, followed by those who worked at home (8.05%) and those who carpooled to work (7.13%).

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.

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Transportation

Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Montgomery County, PA distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Montgomery County, PA have 2 cars, followed by 3 cars.

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Health

96.2% of the population of Montgomery County, PA has health coverage, with 62.4% on employee plans, 7.64% on Medicaid, 14% on Medicare, 11.7% on non-group plans, and 0.536% 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 Montgomery County, PA see 728 patients per year on average, which represents a 1.39% increase from the previous year (718 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 921 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 280 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

728 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Montgomery County, PA

Primary care physicians in Montgomery County, PA see an average of 728 patients per year. This represents a 1.39% increase from the previous year (718 patients).

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

3.77%
Uninsured
62.4%
Employer Coverage
7.64%
Medicaid
14%
Medicare
11.7%
Non-Group
0.536%
Military or VA

Between 2018 and 2019, the percent of uninsured citizens in Montgomery County, PA grew by 9.07% from 3.46% to 3.77%.

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