Somerset County, MD

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2019 Population
25,729
0.0311% 1-year decline
US Senator
Ben Cardin
Democratic Party
US Senator
Chris Van Hollen
Democratic Party
2019 Median Age
36.2
1.09% 1-year decrease
2019 Poverty Rate
21.7%
6.08% 1-year increase
2019 Median Household Income
$37,803
10.3% 1-year decline
2019 Median Property Value
$139,100
0.855% 1-year decline
2019 Employed Population
8,888
2.08% 1-year growth

About

In 2019, Somerset County, MD had a population of 25.7k people with a median age of 36.2 and a median household income of $37,803. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Somerset County, MD declined from 25,737 to 25,729, a −0.0311% decrease and its median household income declined from $42,165 to $37,803, a −10.3% decrease.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Somerset County, MD are White (Non-Hispanic) (51.5%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (41.5%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.02%), White (Hispanic) (1.2%), and Other (Hispanic) (1.03%). 0% of the households in Somerset County, MD speak a non-English language at home as their primary language.

98.1% of the residents in Somerset County, MD are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Somerset County, MD are University of Maryland Eastern Shore (676 degrees awarded in 2019).

In 2019, the median property value in Somerset County, MD was $139,100, and the homeownership rate was 65%. Most people in Somerset County, MD drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 23.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Somerset County, MD was 2 cars per household.

Diversity

Somerset County, MD is home to a population of 25.7k people, from which 98.1% are citizens. As of 2019, 8.33% of Somerset County, MD residents were born outside of the country (2.14k people).

In 2019, there were 1.24 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (13.3k people) in Somerset County, MD than any other race or ethnicity. There were 10.7k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 519 Two+ (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Race and Ethnicity

Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Somerset County, MD
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    13.3k ± 9
  2. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)
    10.7k ± 218
  3. Two+ (Non-Hispanic)
    519 ± 207
3.61%
Hispanic Population
930 people

In 2019, there were 1.24 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (13.3k people) in Somerset County, MD than any other race or ethnicity. There were 10.7k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 519 Two+ (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

3.61% of the people in Somerset County, MD are hispanic (930 people).

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

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

8.33%
2019 Foreign-Born Population
2.14k people
6.13%
2018 Foreign-Born Population
1.58k people

As of 2019, 8.33% of Somerset County, MD residents (2.14k 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 Somerset County, MD was 6.13%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Age by Nativity

36
Median Native-Born Age
± 0.6
35
Median Foreign-Born Age
± 8.2

In 2019, the median age of all people in Somerset County, MD was 36.2. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 36, were generally older than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 35. But people in Somerset County, MD are getting getting younger. In 2018, the average age of all Somerset County, MD residents was 37.

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Global Diversity

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Most Common Origin
  1. El Salvador
    109,550 ± 8,052 people
  2. India
    61,201 ± 6,043 people
  3. China
    43,434 ± 5,098 people

In 2019, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Maryland was El Salvador, the natal country of 109,550 Maryland residents, followed by India with 61,201 and China with 43,434.

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Citizenship

98.1%
2019 Citizenship
97.3%
2018 Citizenship

As of 2019, 98.1% of Somerset County, MD residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.4%. In 2018, the percentage of US citizens in Somerset County, MD was 97.3%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    581 ± 125
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    251 ± 106
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    173 ± 69

Somerset County, MD has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 2.31 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 Maryland, 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 Maryland (not-seasonally adjusted) compared with the four states with the most similar impact.

The most recent data point uses Advance State Claims data, which can be revised in subsequent weeks.

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Employment by Industry Sector

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Y-Axis
8.45%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between May 2020 and May 2021

As of May 2021, there are 145M people employed in Maryland. 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 Maryland.

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Community Mobility

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This chart presents movement trends over time in the state of Maryland 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 Somerset County, MD is $37,803. In 2019, the tract with the highest median household income in Somerset County, MD was Census Tract 9804 with a value of $111,250, followed by Census Tract 9305 and Census Tract 9301.02, with respective values of $56,096 and $49,279.

Males in Maryland have an average income that is 1.26 times higher than the average income of females, which is $65,242. The income inequality in Maryland (measured using the Gini index) is 0.461, which is lower than than the national average.

The economy of Somerset County, MD employs 8.89k people. The largest industries in Somerset County, MD are Health Care & Social Assistance (1,633 people), Educational Services (1,208 people), and Public Administration (899 people), and the highest paying industries are Utilities ($51,806), Public Administration ($49,030), and Information ($42,813).

Wages

Median Household Income

$37,803
2019 value
± $6,664
−10.3%
1 Year Growth
± 21.8%

Households in Somerset County, MD have a median annual income of $37,803, 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 $42,165 in 2018, which represents a −10.3% annual growth.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

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$82,411
Average Male Salary in Maryland
± $1,726
$65,242
Average Female Salary in Maryland
± $1,274

In 2019, full-time male employees in Maryland made 1.26 times more than female employees.

This chart shows the gender-based wage disparity in the 5 most common occupations in Maryland 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 Maryland
  1. Alaska Native
    $82,342 ± $129,777
  2. Asian
    $74,489 ± $4,278
  3. White
    $72,366 ± $1,474

In 2019 the highest paid race/ethnicity of Maryland workers was Alaska Native. These workers were paid 1.11 times more than Asian workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity in Maryland.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Somerset County, MD is from Maryland.
0.461
2019 Wage GINI in Maryland
0.461
2018 Wage GINI in Maryland

In 2019, the income inequality in Maryland was 0.461 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.0216% decline from 2018 to 2019, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even. The GINI for Maryland was lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Maryland in comparison to the national average.

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

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Income by Location

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Race/Ethnicity
Highest Median Household Income (Total)
  1. Census Tract 9804
  2. Census Tract 9305
  3. Census Tract 9301.02

In 2019, the tract with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Somerset County, MD was Census Tract 9804 with a value of $111,250, followed by Census Tract 9305 and Census Tract 9301.02, with respective values of $56,096 and $49,279.

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

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Poverty by Age and Gender

Females 25 - 34
Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

21.7% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Somerset County, MD (4.24k out of 19.6k 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 Males 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
    1,925 ± 267
  2. Black
    1,913 ± 397
  3. Two Or More
    239 ± 141

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Somerset County, MD is White, followed by Black 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

8.89k
2019 Value
± 659
2.08%
1 Year growth
± 10.3%

From 2018 to 2019, employment in Somerset County, MD grew at a rate of 2.08%, from 8.71k employees to 8.89k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Somerset County, MD, are Office & Administrative Support Occupations (1,104 people), Sales & Related Occupations (681 people), and Building & Grounds Cleaning & Maintenance Occupations (644 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Somerset County, MD.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Somerset County, MD, by number of employees, are Office & Administrative Support Occupations (1,104 people), Sales & Related Occupations (681 people), and Building & Grounds Cleaning & Maintenance Occupations (644 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other counties, Somerset County, MD has an unusually high number of residents working as Farming, Fishing, & Forestry Occupations (5.09 times higher than expected), Law Enforcement Workers Including Supervisors (4.82 times), and Health Technologists & Technicians (1.98 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Somerset County, MD, by median earnings, are Architecture & Engineering Occupations ($78,958), Health Diagnosing & Treating Practitioners & Other Technical Occupations ($64,260), and Legal Occupations ($63,750).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

8.89k
2019 Value
± 659
2.08%
1 Year growth
± 10.3%

From 2018 to 2019, employment in Somerset County, MD grew at a rate of 2.08%, from 8.71k employees to 8.89k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Somerset County, MD, are Health Care & Social Assistance (1,633 people), Educational Services (1,208 people), and Public Administration (899 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Somerset County, MD, though some of these residents may live in Somerset County, MD 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 Somerset County, MD, by number of employees, are Health Care & Social Assistance (1,633 people), Educational Services (1,208 people), and Public Administration (899 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other counties, Somerset County, MD has an unusually high number of Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting (3.15 times higher than expected), Public Administration (2.19 times), and Educational Services (1.46 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Somerset County, MD, by median earnings, are Utilities ($51,806), Public Administration ($49,030), and Information ($42,813).

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Domestic Trade

Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from Maryland to other states, or from other states to Maryland.
Top Domestic Production in Dollars
  1. $25.4B
  2. $20.9B
  3. $20.6B

In 2018, the top outbound Maryland product (by dollars) was Textiles/leather with $25.4B, followed by Mixed freight ($20.9B) and Motorized vehicles ($20.6B).

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

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$231B
2018 Value in Maryland
$419B
Projected 2045 Value in Maryland
81.8% growth

In 2018, total outbound Maryland trade was $231B. This is expected to increase 81.8% to $419B by 2045.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound Maryland 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 Maryland to other states, or from other states to Maryland.
Most Common Trade Partners
  1. $24B
  2. $23.6B
  3. $9.87B

In 2018, the top outbound Maryland domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was Virginia with $24B, followed by Pennsylvania with $23.6B and New York and $9.87B.

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

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Civics

In the 2016 presidential election, the popular vote in Somerset County, MD went to Donald J. Trump with 53.9% of the vote. The runner-up was Hillary Rodham Clinton (42.4%), followed by Other (3.67%). The most partisan county was Prince George's County, MD with 88.1% of the vote going to Hillary Rodham Clinton running for the Democratic Party.

Ben Cardin and Chris Van Hollen are the senators currently representing the state of Maryland. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Maryland is currently represented by 8 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

Presidential Popular Vote by County

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Showing data up to the 2016 election. Updated election results are currently being processed, and will be released in the coming months.
Donald J. Trump
Popular Vote for Somerset County, MD
53.9% for the Republican Party
Most Partisan Counties in Maryland
  1. 88.1% for Hillary Rodham Clinton (Democratic Party)
  2. 84.7% for Hillary Rodham Clinton (Democratic Party)
  3. 76.9% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)

In the 2016 presidential election, the most partisan county in Maryland was Prince George's County, MD with 88.1% of the vote going to Hillary Rodham Clinton running for the Democratic Party.

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

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US Senators from Maryland

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Ben Cardin
Senator from Maryland1
Assumed office on January 3, 2007
Chris Van Hollen
Senator from Maryland3
Assumed office on January 3, 2017

Ben Cardin and Chris Van Hollen are the senators currently representing Maryland.

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

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US Representatives from Maryland

Maryland is currently represented by 8 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 Maryland have changed over time starting in 2008.

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Education

In 2019, universities in Somerset County, MD awarded 676 degrees. The student population of Somerset County, MD is skewed towards women, with 1,244 male students and 1,642 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Somerset County, MD are Black or African American (450 and 70.8%), followed by White (95 and 14.9%), Two or More Races (57 and 8.96%), and Hispanic or Latino (19 and 2.99%).

The largest universities in Somerset County, MD by number of degrees awarded are University of Maryland Eastern Shore (676 and 100%).

The most popular majors in Somerset County, MD are Criminal Justice - Police Science (76 and 11.2%), Pharmacy (62 and 9.17%), and General Biological Sciences (47 and 6.95%).

The median tuition cost in Somerset County, MD for a public four year colleges is $5,418 for in-state students and $15,828 for out-of-state students.

Concentrations

Most Common
  1. 47 degree-majorss awarded
  2. 32 degree-majorss awarded
  3. 76 degree-majorss awarded

In 2019, the most common concentation for Bachelors Degree recipients in Somerset County, MD was General Biological Sciences with 47 degrees awarded.

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

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Universities

Largest Universities by degrees awarded
676 degrees awarded
$5,418
Median In-State Public

In 2019, the Somerset County, MD institution with the largest number of graduating students was University of Maryland Eastern Shore with 676 degrees awarded.

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Student Gender for Common Institutions

286
Degrees Awarded to Men
390
Degrees Awarded to Women

In 2019, 286 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Somerset County, MD, which is 0.733 times less than the 390 female students who received degrees in the same year.

This chart displays the gender disparity between the institutions in Somerset County, MD by degrees awarded.

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Student Race and Ethnicity

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity
  1. Black or African American
    450 degrees awarded
  2. White
    95 degrees awarded
  3. Two or More Races
    57 degrees awarded

In 2019 the most common race/ethnicity group awarded degrees at institutions in Somerset County, MD was Black or African American students. These 450 degrees mean that there were 4.74 times more degrees awarded to Black or African American students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, White, with 95 degrees awarded.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Somerset County, MD was $139,100 in 2019, which is 0.578 times smaller than the national average of $240,500. Between 2018 and 2019 the median property value increased from $140,300 to $139,100, a 0.855% decrease. The homeownership rate in Somerset County, MD is 65%, which is higher than the national average of 64.1%. People in Somerset County, MD have an average commute time of 23.6 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Somerset County, MD is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Housing

Property Value

$139,100
2019 Median
± $12,389
$140,300
2018 Median
± $11,143

In 2019, the median property value in Somerset County, MD declined from to $139,100 from the previous year's value of $140,300.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Somerset County, MD 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 Somerset County, MD the largest share of households have a property value in the $100k - $125k 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.
$37,803
Median Household Income
± $6,664
8.57k
Number of Households
± 651

In 2019, the median household income of the 8.57k households in Somerset County, MD declined from $37,803 from the previous year's value of $42,165.

The following chart displays the households in Somerset County, MD 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 < $10k range.

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Property Taxes

$800 - $1,499
Average Range

This chart shows the households in Somerset County, MD distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Somerset County, MD the largest share of households pay taxes in the $800 - $1,499 range.

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Rent vs Own

65%
2019 Homeownership
65%
2018 Homeownership

In 2019, 65% of the housing units in Somerset County, MD were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 65%.

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

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Commute Time

23.6 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Somerset County, MD have a shorter commute time (23.6 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.5 minutes). Additionally, 2.52% of the workforce in Somerset County, MD have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2019
  1. Drove Alone (78%)
  2. Carpooled (9.61%)
  3. Walked (6.49%)

In 2019, 78% of workers in Somerset County, MD drove alone to work, followed by those who carpooled to work (9.61%) and those who walked to work (6.49%).

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

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Health

94.2% of the population of Somerset County, MD has health coverage, with 38.7% on employee plans, 28.2% on Medicaid, 15.8% on Medicare, 10.3% on non-group plans, and 1.14% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in Maryland was $8,602 in 2014. This is a 4.27% increase from the previous year ($8,250).

Primary care physicians in Somerset County, MD see 2853 patients per year on average, which represents a 0.938% decrease from the previous year (2880 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 474 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 342 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, Dorchester County has the highest prevalence of diabetes (18.9%). Additionally, Somerset County has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (41.9%)

Patient to Clinician Ratios

2,853 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Somerset County, MD

Primary care physicians in Somerset County, MD see an average of 2,853 patients per year. This represents a 0.938% decrease from the previous year (2,880 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Somerset County, MD 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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$8,602
Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care in Maryland
$4,343
Per Enrollee Private Health Insurance Spending on Personal Health Care
$7,677
Per Enrollee Medicaid Spending on Personal Health Care
$12,000
Per Enrollee Medicare Spending on Personal Health Care

Between 2013 and 2014, all personal health care spending per capita in Maryland (including private, Medicare, and Medicaid) grew 4.27%, from $8,250 to $8,602.

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

5.83%
Uninsured
38.7%
Employer Coverage
28.2%
Medicaid
15.8%
Medicare
10.3%
Non-Group
1.14%
Military or VA

Between 2018 and 2019, the percent of uninsured citizens in Somerset County, MD declined by 14.7% from 6.84% to 5.83%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Somerset County, MD 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. 18.9% prevalence
  2. 15.9% prevalence
  3. 14.5% prevalence

Dorchester County has the highest prevalence of diabetes in Maryland, at 18.9%.

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

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