Washington County PUMA, AR

Public Use Microdata Area (PUMA)

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2020 Population
236,198
1.68% 1-year growth
US Senator
John Boozman
Republican Party
US Senator
Tom Cotton
Republican Party
2020 Median Age
32.2
0.625% 1-year increase
2020 Poverty Rate
16%
2.51% 1-year decrease
2020 Median Household Income
$52,380
3.82% 1-year growth
2020 Median Property Value
$184,300
6.29% 1-year growth
2020 Employed Population
108,446
3.36% 1-year growth

About

In 2020, Washington County PUMA, AR had a population of 236k people with a median age of 32.2 and a median household income of $52,380. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Washington County PUMA, AR grew from 232,289 to 236,198, a 1.68% increase and its median household income grew from $50,451 to $52,380, a 3.82% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Washington County PUMA, AR are White (Non-Hispanic) (69.4%), Other (Hispanic) (8.92%), White (Hispanic) (5.72%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (4.23%), and Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (3.35%).

17.9% of the households in Washington County PUMA, AR 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.

92.3% of the residents in Washington County PUMA, AR are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Washington County PUMA, AR are University of Arkansas (7,181 degrees awarded in 2020), Northwest Technical Institute (140 degrees), and Career Academy of Hair Design (120 degrees).

In 2020, the median property value in Washington County PUMA, AR was $184,300, and the homeownership rate was 53.5%. Most people in Washington County PUMA, AR drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 20.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Washington County PUMA, AR was 2 cars per household.

Diversity

Washington County PUMA, AR is home to a population of 236k people, from which 92.3% are citizens. As of 2020, 10.8% of Washington County PUMA, AR residents were born outside of the country (25.4k people).

In 2020, there were 7.78 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (164k people) in Washington County PUMA, AR than any other race or ethnicity. There were 21.1k Other (Hispanic) and 13.5k White (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

The most common non-English languages spoken as the primary langauge in households in Washington County PUMA, AR are Spanish (28,194 households), Ilocano, Samoan, Hawaiian, or Other Austronesian Languages (5,098 households), and Thai, Lao, or Other Tai-Kadai Languages (1,533 households).

Race and Ethnicity

Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Washington County PUMA, AR
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    164k ± 930
  2. Other (Hispanic)
    21.1k ± 1.86k
  3. White (Hispanic)
    13.5k ± 1.59k
16.9%
Hispanic Population
39.9k people

In 2020, there were 7.78 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (164k people) in Washington County PUMA, AR than any other race or ethnicity. There were 21.1k Other (Hispanic) and 13.5k White (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

16.9% of the people in Washington County PUMA, AR are hispanic (39.9k people).

The following chart shows the 7 races represented in Washington County PUMA, AR as a share of the total population.

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Non-English Households

Most Common Non-English Languages
  1. Spanish
    28,194 households (12.8%)
  2. Ilocano, Samoan, Hawaiian, or Other Austronesian Languages
    5,098 households (2.31%)
  3. Thai, Lao, or Other Tai-Kadai Languages
    1,533 households (0.696%)

17.9% of the households in Washington County PUMA, AR reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language, which is lower than the national average of 21.5%. 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.

In 2020, the most common non-English language spoken in households in Washington County PUMA, AR was Spanish. 12.8% of the households in Washington County PUMA, AR reported speaking Spanish at home as the primary shared language between all members living in the household.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

10.8%
2020 Foreign-Born Population
25.4k people
11.1%
2019 Foreign-Born Population
25.7k people

As of 2020, 10.8% of Washington County PUMA, AR residents (25.4k 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 Washington County PUMA, AR was 11.1%, meaning that the rate has been decreasing.

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Age by Nativity

31
Median Native-Born Age
± 0.3
38
Median Foreign-Born Age
± 1.2

In 2020, the median age of all people in Washington County PUMA, AR was 32.2. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 31, were generally younger than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 38. But people in Washington County PUMA, AR are getting getting older. In 2019, the average age of all Washington County PUMA, AR residents was 32.

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Global Diversity

Most Common Origin
  1. Mexico
    10,656 ± 2,477 people
  2. Marshall Islands
    4,128 ± 1,564 people
  3. El Salvador
    2,642 ± 1,255 people

In 2020, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Washington County PUMA, AR was Mexico, the natal country of 10,656 Washington County PUMA, AR residents, followed by Marshall Islands with 4,128 and El Salvador with 2,642.

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Citizenship

92.3%
2020 Citizenship
91.8%
2019 Citizenship

As of 2020, 92.3% of Washington County PUMA, AR residents were US citizens, which is lower than the national average of 93.4%. In 2019, the percentage of US citizens in Washington County PUMA, AR was 91.8%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    3,574 ± 420
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    2,678 ± 430
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    2,058 ± 408

Washington County PUMA, AR has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 1.33 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 Arkansas, 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 Arkansas (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 Arkansas. 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 Arkansas.

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Community Mobility

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This chart presents movement trends over time in the state of Arkansas 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 Washington County PUMA, AR is $52,380. In 2020, the PUMA with the highest Median Household Income in Washington County PUMA, AR was Benton County PUMA, AR with a value of $71,556, followed by Saline County PUMA, AR and Faulkner & Lonoke Counties PUMA, AR, with respective values of $66,876 and $56,179.

Males in Washington County PUMA, AR have an average income that is 1.26 times higher than the average income of females, which is $50,504. The income inequality in Washington County PUMA, AR (measured using the Gini index) is 0.468, which is lower than than the national average.

The economy of Washington County PUMA, AR employs 108k people. The largest industries in Washington County PUMA, AR are Restaurants & Food Services (7,876 people), Construction (7,300 people), and Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (6,992 people), and the highest paying industries are Drugs, sundries, & chemical & allied products merchant wholesalers ($186,795), Management of companies & enterprises ($171,560), and Miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers ($129,670).

Wages

Median Household Income

$52,380
2020 value
± $1,270
3.82%
1 Year Growth
± 3.08%

Households in Washington County PUMA, AR have a median annual income of $52,380, 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 $50,451 in 2019, which represents a 3.82% annual growth.

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Wage by Sex in Common Jobs

$63,556
Average Male Salary in Washington County PUMA, AR
± $7,630
$50,504
Average Female Salary in Washington County PUMA, AR
± $6,486

In 2020, full-time male employees in Washington County PUMA, AR made 1.26 times more than female employees.

This chart shows the sex-based wage disparity in the 5 most common occupations in Washington County PUMA, AR by number of full-time employees.

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Wage by Race and Ethnicity in Common Jobs

Highest Average Salaries by Race & Ethnicity in Washington County PUMA, AR
  1. Asian
    $53,588 ± $31,964
  2. White
    $53,025 ± $5,193
  3. Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
    $48,607 ± $47,499

In 2020 the highest paid race/ethnicity of Washington County PUMA, AR workers was Asian. These workers were paid 1.01 times more than White workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity in Washington County PUMA, AR.

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Wage Distribution

0.468
2020 Wage GINI in Washington County PUMA, AR
0.459
2019 Wage GINI in Washington County PUMA, AR

In 2020, the income inequality in Washington County PUMA, AR was 0.468 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 2.04% growth from 2019 to 2020, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat less even. The GINI for Washington County PUMA, AR was lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Washington County PUMA, AR in comparison to the national average.

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Income by Location

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In 2020, the PUMA with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Washington County PUMA, AR was Benton County PUMA, AR with a value of $71,556, followed by Saline County PUMA, AR and Faulkner & Lonoke Counties PUMA, AR, with respective values of $66,876 and $56,179.

The following map shows all of the PUMAs in Washington County PUMA, AR colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Poverty by Age and Sex

Females 18 - 24
Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

16% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Washington County PUMA, AR (36.5k out of 228k 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 18 - 24, followed by Males 18 - 24 and then Females 25 - 34.

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
    24,367 ± 1,354
  2. Hispanic
    9,113 ± 949
  3. Other
    4,430 ± 699

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Washington County PUMA, AR 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

108k
2020 Value
3.36%
1 Year growth
± 3.36%

From 2019 to 2020, employment in Washington County PUMA, AR grew at a rate of 3.36%, from 105k employees to 108k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Washington County PUMA, AR, are Registered nurses (3,034 people), Other managers (2,870 people), and Driver/sales workers & truck drivers (2,679 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Washington County PUMA, AR.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Washington County PUMA, AR, by number of employees, are Registered nurses (3,034 people), Other managers (2,870 people), and Driver/sales workers & truck drivers (2,679 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other PUMAs, Washington County PUMA, AR has an unusually high number of residents working as Agricultural and food science technicians (9.12 times higher than expected), Packaging & filling machine operators & tenders (8.61 times), and Food processing workers, all other (5.39 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Washington County PUMA, AR, by average salary, are Physicians ($262,731), Chief executives & legislators ($207,241), and Dentists ($177,508).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

108k
2020 Value
3.36%
1 Year growth
± 3.36%

From 2019 to 2020, employment in Washington County PUMA, AR grew at a rate of 3.36%, from 105k employees to 108k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Washington County PUMA, AR, are Restaurants & Food Services (7,876 people), Construction (7,300 people), and Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (6,992 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Washington County PUMA, AR, though some of these residents may live in Washington County PUMA, AR 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 Washington County PUMA, AR, by number of employees, are Restaurants & Food Services (7,876 people), Construction (7,300 people), and Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (6,992 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other PUMAs, Washington County PUMA, AR has an unusually high number of Animal slaughtering & processing (16.8 times higher than expected), Offices of optometrists (4.02 times), and Soap, cleaning compound, & cosmetics manufacturing (3.4 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Washington County PUMA, AR, by average salary, are Drugs, sundries, & chemical & allied products merchant wholesalers ($186,795), Management of companies & enterprises ($171,560), and Miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers ($129,670).

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Domestic Trade

Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from Arkansas to other states, or from other states to Arkansas.
Top Domestic Production in Dollars
  1. $14.2B
  2. $13.7B
  3. $9.55B

In 2020, the top outbound Arkansas product (by dollars) was Mixed freight with $14.2B, followed by Meat/seafood ($13.7B) and Coal-n.e.c. ($9.55B).

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

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$144B
2020 Value in Arkansas
$271B
Projected 2050 Value in Arkansas
87.8% growth

In 2020, total outbound Arkansas trade was $144B. This is expected to increase 87.8% to $271B by 2050.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound Arkansas 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 Arkansas to other states, or from other states to Arkansas.
Most Common Trade Partners
  1. $11.8B
  2. $6.92B
  3. $5.91B

In 2020, the top outbound Arkansas domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was Texas with $11.8B, followed by Mississippi with $6.92B and Oklahoma and $5.91B.

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

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Civics

In the 2020 presidential election, the popular vote in Arkansas went to Donald J. Trump with 62.4% of the vote. The runner-up was Joseph R Biden Jr. (34.8%), followed by Jo Jorgensen (1.08%). The most partisan county was Searcy County, AR with 83.7% of the vote going to Donald J. Trump running for the Republican Party.

John Boozman and Tom Cotton are the senators currently representing the state of Arkansas. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Arkansas is currently represented by 4 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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Donald J. Trump
Popular Vote for Arkansas
62.4% for the Republican Party
Most Partisan Counties in Arkansas
  1. 83.7% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)
  2. 83.4% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)
  3. 82.9% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)

In the 2020 presidential election, the most partisan county in Arkansas was Searcy County, AR with 83.7% of the vote going to Donald J. Trump running for the Republican Party.

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

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US Senators from Arkansas

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John Boozman
Senator from Arkansas3
Assumed office on January 3, 2011
Tom Cotton
Senator from Arkansas2
Assumed office on January 3, 2015

John Boozman and Tom Cotton are the senators currently representing Arkansas.

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

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US Representatives from Arkansas

Arkansas is currently represented by 4 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 Arkansas have changed over time starting in 2008.

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Education

In 2020, universities in Washington County PUMA, AR awarded 7,598 degrees. The student population of Washington County PUMA, AR is skewed towards women, with 12,697 male students and 15,527 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Washington County PUMA, AR are White (5,641 and 78.3%), followed by Hispanic or Latino (646 and 8.96%), Black or African American (332 and 4.61%), and Two or More Races (237 and 3.29%).

The largest universities in Washington County PUMA, AR by number of degrees awarded are University of Arkansas (7,181 and 94.5%), Northwest Technical Institute (140 and 1.84%), and Career Academy of Hair Design (120 and 1.58%).

The most popular majors in Washington County PUMA, AR are General Marketing & Marketing Management (355 and 4.67%), General Finance (353 and 4.65%), and Registered Nursing (287 and 3.78%).

The median tuition cost in Washington County PUMA, AR for a public four year colleges is $7,568 for in-state students and $24,056 for out-of-state students.

Concentrations

Most Common
  1. 355 degree-majorss awarded
  2. 353 degree-majorss awarded
  3. 281 degree-majorss awarded

In 2020, the most common concentation for Bachelors Degree recipients in Washington County PUMA, AR was General Marketing & Marketing Management with 355 degrees awarded.

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

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Universities

Largest Universities by degrees awarded
  1. 7,181 degrees awarded
  2. 140 degrees awarded
  3. 120 degrees awarded
$7,568
Median In-State Public

In 2020, the Washington County PUMA, AR institution with the largest number of graduating students was University of Arkansas with 7,181 degrees awarded.

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Student Sex for Common Institutions

3,449
Degrees Awarded to Men
4,149
Degrees Awarded to Women

In 2020, 3,449 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Washington County PUMA, AR, which is 0.831 times less than the 4,149 female students who received degrees in the same year.

This chart displays the sex disparity between the institutions in Washington County PUMA, AR by degrees awarded.

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Student Race and Ethnicity

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity
  1. White
    5,641 degrees awarded
  2. Hispanic or Latino
    646 degrees awarded
  3. Black or African American
    332 degrees awarded

In 2020 the most common race/ethnicity group awarded degrees at institutions in Washington County PUMA, AR was White students. These 5,641 degrees mean that there were 8.73 times more degrees awarded to White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Hispanic or Latino, with 646 degrees awarded.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Washington County PUMA, AR was $184,300 in 2020, which is 0.802 times smaller than the national average of $229,800. Between 2019 and 2020 the median property value increased from $173,400 to $184,300, a 6.29% increase. The homeownership rate in Washington County PUMA, AR is 53.5%, which is lower than the national average of 64.4%. People in Washington County PUMA, AR have an average commute time of 20.7 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Washington County PUMA, AR is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Housing

Property Value

$184,300
2020 Median
± $4,462
$173,400
2019 Median
± $3,675

In 2020, the median property value in Washington County PUMA, AR grew to to $184,300 from the previous year's value of $173,400.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Washington County PUMA, AR 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 Washington County PUMA, AR the largest share of households have a property value in the $150k - $175k range.

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Household Income

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$52,380
Median Household Income
± $1,270
89.1k
Number of Households
± 2,591

In 2020, the median household income of the 89.1k households in Washington County PUMA, AR grew to $52,380 from the previous year's value of $50,451.

The following chart displays the households in Washington County PUMA, AR 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

$800 - $1,499
Average Range

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

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Rent vs Own

53.5%
2020 Homeownership
52.6%
2019 Homeownership

In 2020, 53.5% of the housing units in Washington County PUMA, AR were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 52.6%.

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

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Commute Time

20.7 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Washington County PUMA, AR have a shorter commute time (20.7 minutes) than the normal US worker (26.9 minutes). Additionally, 0.868% of the workforce in Washington County PUMA, AR have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2020
  1. Drove Alone (76.9%)
  2. Carpooled (12.9%)
  3. Worked At Home (6.8%)

In 2020, 76.9% of workers in Washington County PUMA, AR drove alone to work, followed by those who carpooled to work (12.9%) and those who worked at home (6.8%).

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

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Health

88.3% of the population of Washington County PUMA, AR has health coverage, with 50.2% on employee plans, 16% on Medicaid, 8.61% on Medicare, 11.8% on non-group plans, and 1.71% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in Arkansas was $7,408 in 2014. This is a 6.91% increase from the previous year ($6,929).

Primary care physicians in Arkansas see 1507 patients per year on average, which represents a 0.333% increase from the previous year (1502 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 2103 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 423 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, Jackson County has the highest prevalence of diabetes (28.8%). Additionally, St. Francis County has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (48.2%)

Patient to Clinician Ratios

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1,507 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Arkansas

Primary care physicians in Arkansas see an average of 1,507 patients per year. This represents a 0.333% increase from the previous year (1,502 patients).

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

Data is only available at the state level. Showing data for Arkansas.
$7,408
Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care in Arkansas
$3,906
Per Enrollee Private Health Insurance Spending on Personal Health Care
$6,108
Per Enrollee Medicaid Spending on Personal Health Care
$9,479
Per Enrollee Medicare Spending on Personal Health Care

Between 2013 and 2014, all personal health care spending per capita in Arkansas (including private, Medicare, and Medicaid) grew 6.91%, from $6,929 to $7,408.

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

11.7%
Uninsured
50.2%
Employer Coverage
16%
Medicaid
8.61%
Medicare
11.8%
Non-Group
1.71%
Military or VA

Between 2019 and 2020, the percent of uninsured citizens in Washington County PUMA, AR grew by 0.65% from 11.6% to 11.7%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Washington County PUMA, AR 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. 28.8% prevalence
  2. 27.1% prevalence
  3. 21.2% prevalence

Jackson County has the highest prevalence of diabetes in Arkansas, at 28.8%.

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

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