Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA

Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA)

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Population
123,907
1.79% 1-year growth
US Senator
Patty Murray
Democratic Party
US Senator
Maria Cantwell
Democratic Party
Median Age
41.5

Poverty Rate
12.8%

Median Household Income
$62,865
6.08% 1-year growth
Median Property Value
$286,200
6.35% 1-year growth
Number of Employees
55,506
2.45% 1-year growth

About

In 2018, Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA had a population of 124k people with a median age of 41.5 and a median household income of $62,865. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA grew from 121,725 to 123,907, a 1.79% increase and its median household income grew from $59,263 to $62,865, a 6.08% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA are White (Non-Hispanic) (74.6%), Other (Hispanic) (9.1%), White (Hispanic) (7.57%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.68%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (1.92%). 0% of the households in Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 93.6% of the residents in Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA are Skagit Valley College (1,167 degrees awarded in 2019).

In 2018, the median property value in Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA was $286,200, and the homeownership rate was 67.5%. Most people in Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 24.5 minutes. The average car ownership in Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA was 2 cars per household.

Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA borders Bellingham, WA, Oak Harbor, WA, Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA, and Wenatchee, WA.

COVID-19

Daily New Cases by Date

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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This chart shows weekly unemployment insurance claims in Washington (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 Washington. 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 Washington.

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Community Mobility

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

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Civics

In the 2016 presidential election, the popular vote in Washington went to Hillary Rodham Clinton with 52.5% of the vote. The runner-up was Donald J. Trump (36.8%), followed by Gary Johnson (4.85%). The most partisan county was King County, WA with 71.9% of the vote going to Hillary Rodham Clinton running for the Democratic Party.

Patty Murray and Maria Cantwell are the senators currently representing the state of Washington. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Washington is currently represented by 10 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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Hillary Rodham Clinton
Popular Vote for Washington
52.5% for the Democratic Party
Most Partisan Counties in Washington
  1. 71.9% for Hillary Rodham Clinton (Democratic Party)
  2. 71.9% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)
  3. 68.6% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)

In the 2016 presidential election, the most partisan county in Washington was King County, WA with 71.9% of the vote going to Hillary Rodham Clinton running for the Democratic Party.

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

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US Senators from Washington

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Patty Murray
Senator from Washington3
Assumed office on January 3, 1993
Maria Cantwell
Senator from Washington1
Assumed office on January 3, 2001

Patty Murray and Maria Cantwell are the senators currently representing Washington.

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

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US Representatives from Washington

Washington is currently represented by 10 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 Washington have changed over time starting in 2008.

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Diversity

Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA is home to a population of 124k people, from which 93.6% are citizens. As of 2018, 10.4% of Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA residents were born outside of the country (12.9k people).

In 2018, there were 8.19 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (92.4k people) in Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA than any other race or ethnicity. There were 11.3k Other (Hispanic) and 9.38k White (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Race and Ethnicity

Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    92.4k ± 63
  2. Other (Hispanic)
    11.3k ± 1.13k
  3. White (Hispanic)
    9.38k ± 1.07k
18.3%
Hispanic Population
22.7k people

In 2018, there were 8.19 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (92.4k people) in Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA than any other race or ethnicity. There were 11.3k Other (Hispanic) and 9.38k White (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

18.3% of the people in Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA are hispanic (22.7k people).

The following chart shows the 7 races represented in Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA as a share of the total population.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

10.4%
2018 Foreign-Born Population
12.9k people
9.98%
2017 Foreign-Born Population
12.2k people

As of 2018, 10.4% of Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA residents (12.9k people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.7%. In 2017, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA was 9.98%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Age by Nativity

41
Median Native-Born Age
± 0.4
43
Median Foreign-Born Age
± 0.7

In 2018, the median age of all people in Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA was 41.5. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 41, were generally younger than than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 43. But people in Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA are getting getting older. In 2017, the average age of all Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA residents was 41.

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Global Diversity

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Most Common Origin
  1. Mexico
    247,214 ± 12,002 people
  2. India
    80,685 ± 6,936 people
  3. China
    72,521 ± 6,579 people

In 2019, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Washington was Mexico, the natal country of 247,214 Washington residents, followed by India with 80,685 and China with 72,521.

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Citizenship

93.6%
2018 Citizenship
93.4%
2017 Citizenship

As of 2018, 93.6% of Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.2%. In 2017, the percentage of US citizens in Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA was 93.4%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    3,920 ± 306
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    1,653 ± 262
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    1,204 ± 185

Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 2.37 times greater than any other conflict.

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Economy

Median household income in Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA is $62,865. In 2018, the county with the highest Median Household Income in Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA was King County, WA with a value of $95,009, followed by Snohomish County, WA and Kitsap County, WA, with respective values of $87,440 and $76,945.

Males in Washington have an average income that is 1.36 times higher than the average income of females, which is $58,599. The income inequality in Washington (measured using the Gini index) is 0.468, which is lower than than the national average.

The economy of Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA employs 55.5k people. The largest industries in Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA are Health Care & Social Assistance (7,625 people), Manufacturing (7,070 people), and Retail Trade (6,317 people), and the highest paying industries are Mining, Quarrying, & Oil & Gas Extraction ($90,000), Utilities ($81,300), and Public Administration ($56,678).

Wages

Median Household Income

$62,865
2018 value
± $1,581
6.08%
1 Year Growth
± 3.26%

Households in Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA have a median annual income of $62,865, which is more than the median annual income of $61,937 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $59,263 in 2017, which represents a 6.08% annual growth.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

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$79,606
Average Male Salary in Washington
± $1,492
$58,599
Average Female Salary in Washington
± $1,218

In 2019, full-time male employees in Washington made 1.36 times more than female employees.

This chart shows the gender-based wage disparity in the 5 most common occupations in Washington 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 Washington
  1. Asian
    $74,594 ± $3,333
  2. White
    $62,706 ± $1,032
  3. Two or More Races
    $50,542 ± $3,350

In 2019 the highest paid race/ethnicity of Washington workers was Asian. These workers were paid 1.19 times more than White workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity in Washington.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA is from Washington.
0.468
2019 Wage GINI in Washington
0.469
2018 Wage GINI in Washington

In 2019, the income inequality in Washington was 0.468 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.222% decline from 2018 to 2019, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even. The GINI for Washington was lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Washington in comparison to the national average.

This chart shows the number of workers in Washington 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 2018, the county with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA was King County, WA with a value of $95,009, followed by Snohomish County, WA and Kitsap County, WA, with respective values of $87,440 and $76,945.

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Poverty by Age and Gender

Females 25 - 34
Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

12.8% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA (15.6k out of 122k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is lower than the national average of 13.1%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 25 - 34, followed by Females 45 - 54 and then Females 18 - 24.

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
    11,019 ± 657
  2. Hispanic
    5,397 ± 533
  3. Other
    2,608 ± 413

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA is White, followed by Hispanic and Other.

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

55.5k
2018 Value
± 1,535
2.45%
1 Year growth
± 3.78%

From 2017 to 2018, employment in Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA grew at a rate of 2.45%, from 54.2k employees to 55.5k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA, are Office & Administrative Support Occupations (6,186 people), Management Occupations (5,566 people), and Sales & Related Occupations (4,895 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA, by number of employees, are Office & Administrative Support Occupations (6,186 people), Management Occupations (5,566 people), and Sales & Related Occupations (4,895 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other MSAs, Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA has an unusually high number of residents working as Farming, Fishing, & Forestry Occupations (4.24 times higher than expected), Installation, Maintenance, & Repair Occupations (1.4 times), and Construction & Extraction Occupations (1.39 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA, by median earnings, are Computer & Mathematical Occupations ($76,862), Architecture & Engineering Occupations ($76,769), and Health Diagnosing & Treating Practitioners & Other Technical Occupations ($75,673).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

55.5k
2018 Value
± 1,535
2.45%
1 Year growth
± 3.78%

From 2017 to 2018, employment in Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA grew at a rate of 2.45%, from 54.2k employees to 55.5k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA, are Health Care & Social Assistance (7,625 people), Manufacturing (7,070 people), and Retail Trade (6,317 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA, though some of these residents may live in Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA 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 Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA, by number of employees, are Health Care & Social Assistance (7,625 people), Manufacturing (7,070 people), and Retail Trade (6,317 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other MSAs, Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA has an unusually high number of Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting (3.84 times higher than expected), Construction (1.41 times), and Manufacturing (1.26 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA, by median earnings, are Mining, Quarrying, & Oil & Gas Extraction ($90,000), Utilities ($81,300), and Public Administration ($56,678).

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Domestic Trade

Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from Washington to other states, or from other states to Washington.
Top Domestic Production in Dollars
  1. $79.3B
  2. $39.1B
  3. $32.9B

In 2018, the top outbound Washington product (by dollars) was Transport equip. with $79.3B, followed by Mixed freight ($39.1B) and Electronics ($32.9B).

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

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$443B
2018 Value in Washington
$972B
Projected 2045 Value in Washington
120% growth

In 2018, total outbound Washington trade was $443B. This is expected to increase 120% to $972B by 2045.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound Washington 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 Washington to other states, or from other states to Washington.
Most Common Trade Partners
  1. $31.9B
  2. $19.7B
  3. $10.9B

In 2018, the top outbound Washington domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was Oregon with $31.9B, followed by California with $19.7B and Illinois and $10.9B.

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

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Education

In 2019, universities in Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA awarded 1,167 degrees. The student population of Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA is skewed towards women, with 2,348 male students and 2,737 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA are White (777 and 69.2%), followed by Hispanic or Latino (204 and 18.2%), Two or More Races (51 and 4.54%), and Asian (43 and 3.83%).

The largest universities in Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA by number of degrees awarded are Skagit Valley College (1,167 and 100%).

The most popular majors in Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA are Liberal Arts & Sciences (405 and 34.7%), Nursing Assistant & Patient Care Assistant (124 and 10.6%), and Early Childhood Education & Teaching (73 and 6.26%).

The median tuition costs in Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA are $N/A for private four year colleges, and $3,626 and $6,485 respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.

Concentrations

Most Common
  1. 37 degree-majorss awarded
  2. 405 degree-majorss awarded
  3. 65 degree-majorss awarded

In 2018, the most common concentation for Associates Degree recipients in Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA was Physical Sciences with 37 degrees awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of students graduating with a Associates Degree from schools in Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA according to their major.

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Universities

Largest Universities by degrees awarded
1,167 degrees awarded
$3,626
Median In-State Public
$N/A
Median Private

In 2019, the Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA institution with the largest number of graduating students was Skagit Valley College with 1,167 degrees awarded.

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Student Gender for Common Institutions

382
Degrees Awarded to Men
785
Degrees Awarded to Women

In 2019, 382 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA, which is 0.487 times less than the 785 female students who received degrees in the same year.

This chart displays the gender disparity between the institutions in Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA by degrees awarded.

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Student Race and Ethnicity

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity
  1. White
    777 degrees awarded
  2. Hispanic or Latino
    204 degrees awarded
  3. Two or More Races
    51 degrees awarded

In 2019 the most common race/ethnicity group awarded degrees at institutions in Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA was White students. These 777 degrees mean that there were 3.81 times more degrees awarded to White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Hispanic or Latino, with 204 degrees awarded.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA was $286,200 in 2018, which is 1.25 times larger than the national average of $229,700. Between 2017 and 2018 the median property value increased from $269,100 to $286,200, a 6.35% increase. The homeownership rate in Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA is 67.5%, which is higher than the national average of 63.9%. People in Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA have an average commute time of 24.5 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Housing

Property Value

$286,200
2018 Median
± $4,576
$269,100
2017 Median
± $4,301

In 2018, the median property value in Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA grew to to $286,200 from the previous year's value of $269,100.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA 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 Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA 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.
$62,865
Median Household Income
± $1,581
47.9k
Number of Households
± 1,253

In 2018, the median household income of the 47.9k households in Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA grew to $62,865 from the previous year's value of $59,263.

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

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Rent vs Own

67.5%
2018 Homeownership
67.8%
2017 Homeownership

In 2018, 67.5% of the housing units in Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA were occupied by their owner. This percentage declined from the previous year's rate of 67.8%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is higher than the national average of 63.9%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

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Commute Time

24.5 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA have a shorter commute time (24.5 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.3 minutes). Additionally, 4.08% of the workforce in Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2018
  1. Drove Alone (77.5%)
  2. Carpooled (10.8%)
  3. Worked At Home (6.55%)

In 2018, 77.5% of workers in Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA drove alone to work, followed by those who carpooled to work (10.8%) and those who worked at home (6.55%).

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 Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA have 2 cars, followed by 3 cars.

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Health

92.3% of the population of Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA has health coverage, with 40.3% on employee plans, 19.6% on Medicaid, 15% on Medicare, 15.4% on non-group plans, and 2.07% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in Washington was $7,913 in 2014. This is a 4% increase from the previous year ($7,609).

Primary care physicians in Washington see 1184 patients per year on average, which represents a 0.0845% increase from the previous year (1183 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1198 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 251 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, Wahkiakum County has the highest prevalence of diabetes (14.8%). Additionally, Pend Oreille County has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (41.6%)

Patient to Clinician Ratios

Data is only available at the state level. Showing data for Washington.
1,184 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Washington

Primary care physicians in Washington see an average of 1,184 patients per year. This represents a 0.0845% increase from the previous year (1,183 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Washington 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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$7,913
Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care in Washington
$4,328
Per Enrollee Private Health Insurance Spending on Personal Health Care
$5,851
Per Enrollee Medicaid Spending on Personal Health Care
$8,997
Per Enrollee Medicare Spending on Personal Health Care

Between 2013 and 2014, all personal health care spending per capita in Washington (including private, Medicare, and Medicaid) grew 4%, from $7,609 to $7,913.

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

7.68%
Uninsured
40.3%
Employer Coverage
19.6%
Medicaid
15%
Medicare
15.4%
Non-Group
2.07%
Military or VA

Between 2017 and 2018, the percent of uninsured citizens in Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA declined by 19.4% from 9.53% to 7.68%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA 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. 14.8% prevalence
  2. 14.2% prevalence
  3. 14% prevalence

Wahkiakum County has the highest prevalence of diabetes in Washington, at 14.8%.

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

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