West Chester, PA

Census Place

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Population
19,888
0.965% 1-year growth
US Senator
Bob Casey Jr.
Democratic Party
US Senator
Pat Toomey
Republican Party
Median Age
25

Poverty Rate
26%

Median Household Income
$58,500
5.76% 1-year growth
Median Property Value
$362,300
6.94% 1-year growth
Number of Employees
11,968
0.453% 1-year growth

About

In 2018, West Chester, PA had a population of 19.9k people with a median age of 25 and a median household income of $58,500. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of West Chester, PA grew from 19,698 to 19,888, a 0.965% increase and its median household income grew from $55,313 to $58,500, a 5.76% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in West Chester, PA are White (Non-Hispanic) (75.7%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (10.2%), White (Hispanic) (5.1%), Other (Hispanic) (3.44%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (2.81%). 0% of the households in West Chester, PA speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 94.7% of the residents in West Chester, PA are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in West Chester, PA are West Chester University of Pennsylvania (5,028 degrees awarded in 2019).

In 2018, the median property value in West Chester, PA was $362,300, and the homeownership rate was 37.8%. Most people in West Chester, PA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 21.8 minutes. The average car ownership in West Chester, PA was 2 cars per household.

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

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Civics

In the 2016 presidential election, the popular vote in Chester County, PA went to Hillary Rodham Clinton with 52.7% of the vote. The runner-up was Donald J. Trump (43.2%), followed by Other (4.09%). 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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Hillary Rodham Clinton
Popular Vote for Chester County, PA
52.7% 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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Diversity

West Chester, PA is home to a population of 19.9k people, from which 94.7% are citizens. As of 2018, 7.4% of West Chester, PA residents were born outside of the country (1.47k people).

In 2018, there were 7.39 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (15k people) in West Chester, PA than any other race or ethnicity. There were 2.04k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 1.02k White (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Race and Ethnicity

Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in West Chester, PA
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    15k ± 507
  2. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)
    2.04k ± 321
  3. White (Hispanic)
    1.02k ± 333
8.84%
Hispanic Population
1.76k people

In 2018, there were 7.39 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (15k people) in West Chester, PA than any other race or ethnicity. There were 2.04k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 1.02k White (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

8.84% of the people in West Chester, PA are hispanic (1.76k people).

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

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

7.4%
2018 Foreign-Born Population
1.47k people
7.09%
2017 Foreign-Born Population
1.4k people

As of 2018, 7.4% of West Chester, PA residents (1.47k 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 West Chester, PA was 7.09%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Age by Nativity

25
Median Native-Born Age
± 1
31
Median Foreign-Born Age
± 4.6

In 2018, the median age of all people in West Chester, PA was 25. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 25, were generally younger than than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 31. But people in West Chester, PA are getting getting older. In 2017, the average age of all West Chester, PA residents was 24.

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Global Diversity

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Most Common Origin
  1. India
    89,459 ± 7,318 people
  2. Dominican Republic
    67,796 ± 6,376 people
  3. China
    64,701 ± 6,229 people

In 2019, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Pennsylvania was India, the natal country of 89,459 Pennsylvania residents, followed by Dominican Republic with 67,796 and China with 64,701.

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Citizenship

94.7%
2018 Citizenship
94.9%
2017 Citizenship

As of 2018, 94.7% of West Chester, PA residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.2%. In 2017, the percentage of US citizens in West Chester, PA was 94.9%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been decreasing.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Gulf War (2001-)
    165 ± 83
  2. Vietnam
    115 ± 61
  3. World War II
    46 ± 45

West Chester, PA has a large population of military personnel who served in Gulf War (2001-), 1.43 times greater than any other conflict.

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Economy

Median household income in West Chester, PA is $58,500. In 2018, the place with the highest Median Household Income in West Chester, PA was Census Tract 3023 with a value of $70,972, followed by Census Tract 3024 and Census Tract 3025, with respective values of $60,588 and $59,702.

Males in Pennsylvania have an average income that is 1.34 times higher than the average income of females, which is $52,851. The income inequality in Pennsylvania (measured using the Gini index) is 0.469, which is lower than than the national average.

The economy of West Chester, PA employs 12k people. The largest industries in West Chester, PA are Accommodation & Food Services (2,056 people), Educational Services (1,474 people), and Retail Trade (1,437 people), and the highest paying industries are Wholesale Trade ($59,342), Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services ($58,491), and Finance & Insurance ($56,673).

Wages

Median Household Income

$58,500
2018 value
± $4,447
5.76%
1 Year Growth
± 9.98%

Households in West Chester, PA have a median annual income of $58,500, which is less than the median annual income of $61,937 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $55,313 in 2017, which represents a 5.76% annual growth.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

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$70,810
Average Male Salary in Pennsylvania
± $1,098
$52,851
Average Female Salary in Pennsylvania
± $808

In 2019, full-time male employees in Pennsylvania made 1.34 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. Asian
    $65,505 ± $4,145
  2. White
    $55,144 ± $690
  3. Alaska Native
    $45,610 ± $76,271

In 2019 the highest paid race/ethnicity of Pennsylvania 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 Pennsylvania.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for West Chester, PA is from Pennsylvania.
0.469
2019 Wage GINI in Pennsylvania
0.469
2018 Wage GINI in Pennsylvania

In 2019, the income inequality in Pennsylvania was 0.469 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.0734% 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 3023
  2. Census Tract 3024
  3. Census Tract 3025

In 2018, the place with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in West Chester, PA was Census Tract 3023 with a value of $70,972, followed by Census Tract 3024 and Census Tract 3025, with respective values of $60,588 and $59,702.

The following map shows all of the places in West Chester, PA colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Poverty by Age and Gender

Females 18 - 24
Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

26% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in West Chester, PA (4.31k out of 16.6k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is higher than the national average of 13.1%. 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
    3,530 ± 536
  2. Hispanic
    417 ± 164
  3. Black
    399 ± 137

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

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

12k
2018 Value
± 714
0.453%
1 Year growth
± 8.57%

From 2017 to 2018, employment in West Chester, PA grew at a rate of 0.453%, from 11.9k employees to 12k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in West Chester, PA, are Food Preparation & Serving Related Occupations (1,874 people), Sales & Related Occupations (1,396 people), and Management Occupations (1,287 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of West Chester, PA.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of West Chester, PA, by number of employees, are Food Preparation & Serving Related Occupations (1,874 people), Sales & Related Occupations (1,396 people), and Management Occupations (1,287 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other places, West Chester, PA has an unusually high number of residents working as Food Preparation & Serving Related Occupations (2.69 times higher than expected), Personal Care & Service Occupations (1.83 times), and Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, & Media Occupations (1.71 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of West Chester, PA, by median earnings, are Computer & Mathematical Occupations ($69,856), Management Occupations ($68,511), and Installation, Maintenance, & Repair Occupations ($66,875).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

12k
2018 Value
± 714
0.453%
1 Year growth
± 8.57%

From 2017 to 2018, employment in West Chester, PA grew at a rate of 0.453%, from 11.9k employees to 12k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in West Chester, PA, are Accommodation & Food Services (2,056 people), Educational Services (1,474 people), and Retail Trade (1,437 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of West Chester, PA, though some of these residents may live in West Chester, 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 West Chester, PA, by number of employees, are Accommodation & Food Services (2,056 people), Educational Services (1,474 people), and Retail Trade (1,437 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other places, West Chester, PA has an unusually high number of Accommodation & Food Services (2.27 times higher than expected), Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation (1.48 times), and Finance & Insurance (1.47 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in West Chester, PA, by median earnings, are Wholesale Trade ($59,342), Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services ($58,491), and Finance & Insurance ($56,673).

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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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Education

In 2019, universities in West Chester, PA awarded 5,028 degrees. The student population of West Chester, PA is skewed towards women, with 6,881 male students and 10,788 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in West Chester, PA are White (3,932 and 79.1%), followed by Black or African American (493 and 9.92%), Hispanic or Latino (241 and 4.85%), and Two or More Races (137 and 2.76%).

The largest universities in West Chester, PA by number of degrees awarded are West Chester University of Pennsylvania (5,028 and 100%).

The most popular majors in West Chester, PA are General Business Administration & Management (430 and 8.55%), General Sales, Distribution, & Marketing Operations (248 and 4.93%), and General Psychology (242 and 4.81%).

The median tuition costs in West Chester, PA are $N/A for private four year colleges, and $7,716 and $19,290 respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.

Concentrations

Most Common
  1. 231 degree-majorss awarded
  2. 248 degree-majorss awarded
  3. 233 degree-majorss awarded

In 2018, the most common concentation for Bachelors Degree recipients in West Chester, PA was General Finance with 231 degrees awarded.

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

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Universities

Largest Universities by degrees awarded
5,028 degrees awarded
$7,716
Median In-State Public
$N/A
Median Private

In 2019, the West Chester, PA institution with the largest number of graduating students was West Chester University of Pennsylvania with 5,028 degrees awarded.

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Student Gender for Common Institutions

1,954
Degrees Awarded to Men
3,074
Degrees Awarded to Women

In 2019, 1,954 men were awarded degrees from institutions in West Chester, PA, which is 0.636 times less than the 3,074 female students who received degrees in the same year.

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Student Race and Ethnicity

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity
  1. White
    3,932 degrees awarded
  2. Black or African American
    493 degrees awarded
  3. Hispanic or Latino
    241 degrees awarded

In 2019 the most common race/ethnicity group awarded degrees at institutions in West Chester, PA was White students. These 3,932 degrees mean that there were 7.98 times more degrees awarded to White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Black or African American, with 493 degrees awarded.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in West Chester, PA was $362,300 in 2018, which is 1.58 times larger than the national average of $229,700. Between 2017 and 2018 the median property value increased from $338,800 to $362,300, a 6.94% increase. The homeownership rate in West Chester, PA is 37.8%, which is lower than the national average of 63.9%. People in West Chester, PA have an average commute time of 21.8 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in West Chester, PA is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Housing

Property Value

$362,300
2018 Median
± $13,771
$338,800
2017 Median
± $15,903

In 2018, the median property value in West Chester, PA grew to to $362,300 from the previous year's value of $338,800.

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

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Household Income

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$58,500
Median Household Income
± $4,447
7.17k
Number of Households
± 511

In 2018, the median household income of the 7.17k households in West Chester, PA grew to $58,500 from the previous year's value of $55,313.

The following chart displays the households in West Chester, PA distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $75k - $100k range.

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Property Taxes

$3k+
Average Range

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

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Rent vs Own

37.8%
2018 Homeownership
37.6%
2017 Homeownership

In 2018, 37.8% of the housing units in West Chester, PA were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 37.6%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is lower than the national average of 63.9%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in West Chester, PA compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

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Commute Time

21.8 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in West Chester, PA have a shorter commute time (21.8 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.3 minutes). Additionally, 1.16% of the workforce in West Chester, PA have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2018
  1. Drove Alone (68%)
  2. Walked (16.1%)
  3. Carpooled (6.05%)

In 2018, 68% of workers in West Chester, PA drove alone to work, followed by those who walked to work (16.1%) and those who carpooled to work (6.05%).

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 West Chester, PA distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in West Chester, PA have 2 cars, followed by 1 car.

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Health

92.5% of the population of West Chester, PA has health coverage, with 60.5% on employee plans, 8.35% on Medicaid, 6.59% on Medicare, 16% on non-group plans, and 1.04% 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 Chester County, PA see 1163 patients per year on average, which represents a 0.598% decrease from the previous year (1170 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1466 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 414 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

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1,163 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Chester County, PA

Primary care physicians in Chester County, PA see an average of 1,163 patients per year. This represents a 0.598% decrease from the previous year (1,170 patients).

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

7.52%
Uninsured
60.5%
Employer Coverage
8.35%
Medicaid
6.59%
Medicare
16%
Non-Group
1.04%
Military or VA

Between 2017 and 2018, the percent of uninsured citizens in West Chester, PA grew by 1.11% from 7.44% to 7.52%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in West Chester, 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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