Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS

Add Comparison

Population

120,710

0.756% decline

Median Age

32.9


Median Household Income

$35,369

3.47% growth

Number of Employees

50,320

0.109% growth

Median Property Value

$78,300

0.902% growth

About

In 2017, Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS had a population of 121k people with a median age of 32.9 and a median household income of $35,369. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS declined from 121,629 to 120,710, a -0.756% decrease and its median household income grew from $34,182 to $35,369, a 3.47% increase.

The population of Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS is 56.8% White Alone, 24.9% Hispanic or Latino, and 10.9% Black or African American Alone. 19.1% of the people in Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS speak a non-English language, and 93% are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS are Friends University (641 degrees awarded in 2016), Newman University (559 degrees), and Wichita Technical Institute (547 degrees).

The median property value in Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS is $78,300, and the homeownership rate is 49.8%. Most people in Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS commute by N/A, and the average commute time is 17.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS is N/A per household.

Economy

The economy of Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS employs 50.3k people. The largest industries in Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS are Restaurants & Food Services (4,929 people), Construction (4,242 people), and Aircraft & parts manufacturing (3,658 people), and the highest paying industries are Offices of dentists ($54,753), Computer Systems Design ($54,470), and Not specified manufacturing industries ($54,077).

Median household income in Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS is $35,369. Males in Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS have an average income that is 1.26 times higher than the average income of females, which is $32,044. The income inequality in Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS (measured using the Gini index) is 0.37, which is lower than than the national average.

Wages

Median Household Income

$35,369

2017 value

± $884

3.47%

1 Year Growth

± 3.64%

Households in Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS have a median annual income of $35,369, which is less than the median annual income of $60,336 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $34,182 in 2016, which represents a 3.47% annual growth.

Look at the chart to see how the median household income in Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS compares to that of it's neighboring and parent geographies.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

$40,414

Average Male Salary

± $4,348

$32,044

Average Female Salary

± $4,050

In 2017, full-time male employees in Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS made 1.26 times more than female employees.

This chart shows the gender-based wage disparity in the 5 most common occupations in Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS by number of full-time employees.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Wage by Race and Ethnicity in Common Jobs

Highest Average Salaries by Race & Ethnicity

  1. Asian

    $38,365 ± $14,543

  2. White

    $33,479 ± $3,265

  3. Two or More Races

    $30,854 ± $28,022

In 2017 the highest paid race/ethnicity of Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS workers was Asian. These workers were paid 1.15 times more than White workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity.

This chart shows the race- and ethnicity-based wage disparities in the 5 most common occupations in Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS by number of full-time employees.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Wage Distribution

0.37

2017 Wage GINI

0.386

2016 Wage GINI

In 2017, the income inequality in Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS was 0.37 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 4.32% decline from 2016 to 2017, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even.

The 2017 the GINI for Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS was lower than than the national average of 0.479. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS in comparison to the national average.

This chart shows the number of workers in Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS across various wage buckets compared to the national average.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Income by Location

Use the dropdown to filter by race/ethnicity.

In 2017, the PUMA with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS was Blue Valley Region PUMA, KS with a value of $105,892, followed by Shawnee, Lenexa & De Soto Cities PUMA, KS and Olathe, Gardner, Spring Hill & Edgerton Cities PUMA, KS, with respective values of $88,002 and $82,992.

The following map shows all of the PUMAs in Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Poverty by Age and Gender

N/A N/A

Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

N/A% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS (N/A out of N/A people) live below the poverty line, a number that is approximately the same as the national average of 13.4%. The largest demographic living in poverty are N/A N/A, followed by N/A N/A and then N/A N/A.

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.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Poverty by Race and Ethnicity

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS is false, followed by false and false.

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.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Occupations

Employment by Occupations

50.3k

2017 Value

0.109%

1 Year growth

± 0.109%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS grew at a rate of 0.109%, from 50.3k employees to 50.3k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS, are Cashiers (1,617 people), Nursing, psychiatric, & home health aides (1,584 people), and Janitors & building cleaners (1,501 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS, by number of employees, are Cashiers (1,617 people), Nursing, psychiatric, & home health aides (1,584 people), and Janitors & building cleaners (1,501 people).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Most Specialized

Compared to other pumas, Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS has an unusually high number of residents working as Sheet metal workers (9.87 times higher than expected), Computer control programmers & operators (7.07 times), and Aircraft mechanics & service technicians (6.3 times).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS, by average salary, are Lawyers, & judges, magistrates, & other judicial workers ($78,506), Aerospace engineers ($77,605), and Chief executives & legislators ($69,803).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Industries

Employment by Industries

50.3k

2017 Value

0.109%

1 Year growth

± 0.109%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS grew at a rate of 0.109%, from 50.3k employees to 50.3k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS, are Restaurants & Food Services (4,929 people), Construction (4,242 people), and Aircraft & parts manufacturing (3,658 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS, though some of these residents may live in Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Most Common

The most common industries in Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS, by number of employees, are Restaurants & Food Services (4,929 people), Construction (4,242 people), and Aircraft & parts manufacturing (3,658 people).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Most Specialized

Compared to other pumas, Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS has an unusually high number of Aircraft & parts manufacturing (19 times higher than expected), Coating, engraving, heat treating & allied activities (9.22 times), and Fabric mills, except knitting mills (4.53 times) industries.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS, by average salary, are Offices of dentists ($54,753), Computer Systems Design ($54,470), and Not specified manufacturing industries ($54,077).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Domestic Trade

Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from Kansas to other states, or from other states to Kansas.

Top Domestic Production in Dollars

  1. $27.8B

  2. $24.1B

  3. $22B

In 2015, the top outbound Kansas product (by dollars) was Mixed freight with $27.8B, followed by Cereal grains with $24.1B and Coal-n.e.c. and $22B.

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

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Domestic Trade Growth

Showing data for Kansas state.

$245B

2015 Value

$357B

Projected 2045 Value

46.1% growth

In 2015, total outbound Kansas trade was $245B. This is expected to increase 46.1% to $357B by 2045.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound Kansas trade is projected to change in comparison to its neighboring states.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Interstate Trade

Interstate trade consists of products and services shipped from Kansas to other states, or from other states to Kansas.

Most Common Trade Partners

  1. $25.9B

  2. $18.4B

  3. $17.7B

In 2015, the top outbound Kansas domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was Missouri with $25.9B, followed by Texas with $18.4B and Nebraska and $17.7B.

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

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Health

N/A% of the population of Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS has health coverage, with N/A% on employee plans, N/A% on Medicaid, N/A% on Medicare, N/A% on non-group plans, and N/A% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in the puma of Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS was $7,651 in 2014. This is a 2.99% increase from the previous year ($7,429).

Primary care physicians in Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS see 1320 patients per year on average, which represents a 0.975% decrease from the previous year (1333 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1764 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 556 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, Allen County has the highest prevalence of diabetes (14.5%). Additionally, Morris County has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (39.9%)

Patient to Clinician Ratios

Data is only available at the state level. Showing data for Kansas.

1,320 to 1

Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio

Primary care physicians in Kansas see an average of 1,320 patients per year. This represents a 0.975% decrease from the previous year (1,333 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Kansas in comparison to neighboring states.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

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.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

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.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Health Care Spending

Data is only available at the state level. Showing data for Kansas.

$7,651

Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care 

$4,855

Per Enrollee Private Health Insurance Spending on Personal Health Care

$6,736

Per Enrollee Medicaid Spending on Personal Health Care

$10,126

Per Enrollee Medicare Spending on Personal Health Care

Between 2013 and 2014, all personal health care spending per capita in Kansas (including private, Medicare, and Medicaid) grew 2.99%, from $7,429 to $7,651.

The following chart shows how this spending changed over time in comparison to Medicaid, Medicare, and private insurance spending, per enrollee.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Health Care Coverage

N/A%

Uninsured

N/A%

Employer Coverage

N/A%

Medicaid

N/A%

Medicare

N/A%

Non-Group

N/A%

Military or VA

Between N/A and N/A, the percent of uninsured citizens in Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS N/A by N/A from N/A% to N/A%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS changed over time compared with the percent of individuals enrolled in various types of health insurance.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Health Risks

Data available at the county level.

Most at risk counties

  1. 14.5% prevalence

  2. 14.2% prevalence

  3. 14% prevalence

Allen County has the highest prevalence of diabetes in Kansas, at 14.5%.

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

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Diversity

Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS is home to a population of 121k people, from which 93% are citizens. As of 2017, N/A% of Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS residents were born outside of the country.

The ethnic composition of the population of Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS is composed of 68.6k White Alone residents (56.8%), 30k Hispanic or Latino residents (24.9%), 13.2k Black or African American Alone residents (10.9%), 5.16k Two or More Races residents (4.28%), 2.68k Asian Alone residents (2.22%), 982 American Indian & Alaska Native Alone residents (0.814%), 64 Some Other Race Alone residents (0.053%), and 15 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander Alone residents (0.0124%).

The most common foreign languages spoken in Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS are Spanish or Spanish Creole (17,850 speakers), Vietnamese (1,936 speakers), and German (304 speakers).

Age

Age by Nativity

N/A

Median Native-Born Age

± N/A

N/A

Median Foreign-Born Age

± N/A

In 2017, the median age of all people in Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS was 32.9. Native-born citizens, with a median age of N/A, were generally N/A than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of N/A. But people in Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS are getting getting older. In 2016, the average age of all Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS residents was 33.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

N/A%

2017 Foreign-Born Population

10.8%

2016 Foreign-Born Population

As of 2017, N/A% of Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS residents were born outside of the United States, which is approximately the same as the national average of 13.7%. In 2016, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS was 10.8%, meaning that the rate has been maintaining.

The following chart shows the percentage of foreign-born residents in Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS compared to that of it's neighboring and parent geographies.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Global Diversity

Most Common Origin

  1. Mexico

    8,844 ± 2,223 people

  2. Vietnam

    1,014 ± 779 people

  3. El Salvador

    425 ± 505 people

In 2017, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS was Mexico, the natal country of 8,844 Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS residents, followed by Vietnam with 1,014 and El Salvador with 425.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Citizenship

93%

2017 Citizenship

92.9%

2016 Citizenship

As of 2017, 93% of Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS residents were US citizens, which is lower than the national average of 93.1%. In 2016, the percentage of US citizens in Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS was 92.9%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

The following chart shows US citizenship percentages in Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS compared to that of it's neighboring and parent geographies.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Race and Ethnicity

Most Common

  1. White Alone

    68.6k ± 1.43k

  2. Hispanic or Latino

    30k ± 2.16k

  3. Black or African American Alone

    13.2k ± 967

In 2017, there were 2.29 times more White Alone residents (68.6k people) in Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS than any other race or ethnicity. There were 30k Hispanic or Latino and 13.2k Black or African American Alone residents, the second and third most common racial or ethnic groups.

The following bar chart shows the 8 races and ethnicities represented in Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS as a share of the total population.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Non-English Speakers

Most Common Languages

  1. Spanish or Spanish Creole

    17,850 speakers (16%)

  2. Vietnamese

    1,936 speakers (1.74%)

  3. German

    304 speakers (0.273%)

19.1% of Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS citizens are speakers of a non-English language, which is lower than the national average of 21.5%. In 2015, the most common non-English language spoken in Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS was Spanish or Spanish Creole. 16% of the overall population of Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS are native Spanish or Spanish Creole speakers. 1.74% speak Vietnamese and 0.273% speak Spanish or Spanish Creole, the next two most common languages.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period

  1. false

    0 ± 0

  2. false

    0 ± 0

  3. false

    0 ± 0

Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS has a large population of military personnel who served in false, N/A times greater than any other conflict.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Education

In 2016, universities in Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS awarded 1,921 degrees. The student population of Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS is skewed towards women, with 2,315 male students and 3,494 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS are White (1,327 and 69.8%), followed by Black or African American (184 and 9.68%), Hispanic or Latino (161 and 8.47%), and Two or More Races (67 and 3.52%).

The largest universities in Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS by number of degrees awarded are Friends University (641 and 33.4%), Newman University (559 and 29.1%), and Wichita Technical Institute (547 and 28.5%).

The most popular majors in Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS are General Business Administration & Management (247 and 12.9%), Medical Assistant (175 and 9.11%), and HVAC Maintenance (138 and 7.18%).

The median tuition costs in Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS are $26,483 for private four year colleges, and $N/A and $N/A respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.

Concentrations

Most Common

  1. 175 degrees awarded

  2. 138 degrees awarded

  3. 63 degrees awarded

In 2015, the most common concentation for 1 to 2 Year Postsecondary Certificate recipients in Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS was Medical Assistant with 175 degrees awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of students graduating with a 1 to 2 Year Postsecondary Certificate from schools in Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS according to their major.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Universities

Largest Universities by degrees awarded

  1. 641 degrees awarded

  2. 559 degrees awarded

  3. 547 degrees awarded

$N/A

Median In-State Public

$26,483

Median Private

In 2016, the Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS institution with the largest number of graduating students was Friends University with 641 degrees awarded.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Student Gender for Common Institutions

704

Degrees Awarded to Men

1,217

Degrees Awarded to Women

In 2016, 704 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS, which is 0.578 times less than the 1,217 female students who received degrees in the same year.

This chart displays the gender disparity between the institutions in Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS by degrees awarded.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Student Race and Ethnicity

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    1,327 degrees awarded

  2. Black or African American

    184 degrees awarded

  3. Hispanic or Latino

    161 degrees awarded

In 2016 the majority of degrees awarded at institutions in Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS were to White students. These 1,327 degrees mean that there were 7.21 times more White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Black or African American, with 184 degrees awarded.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Housing & Living

The median property value in Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS was $78,300 in 2017, which is 0.36 times smaller than the national average of $217,600. Between 2016 and 2017 the median property value increased from $77,600 to $78,300, a 0.902% increase. The homeownership rate in Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS is 49.8%, which is lower than the national average of 63.9%. People in Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS have an average commute time of 17.1 minutes, and they commute by N/A. Car ownership in Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of N/A per household.

Income

Household Income

Please note that the buckets used in this visualization were not evenly distributed by ACS when publishing the data.

$35,369

Median Household Income

± $884

N/A

Number of Households

± N/A

In 2017, the median household income of the N/A households in Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS grew to $35,369 from the previous year's value of $34,182.

The following chart displays the households in Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS 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 N/A range.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Housing

Property Value

$78,300

2017 Median

± $1,211

$77,600

2016 Median

± $1,099

In 2017, the median property value in Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS grew to to $78,300 from the previous year's value of $77,600.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS 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 Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS the largest share of households have a property value in the N/A range.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Property Taxes

$800 - $1,499

Average Range

This chart shows the households in Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS the largest share of households pay taxes in the $800 - $1,499 range.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Rent vs Own

49.8%

2017 Homeownership

50.3%

2016 Homeownership

In 2017, 49.8% of the housing units in Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS were occupied by their owner. This percentage declined from the previous year's rate of 50.3%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is lower than the national average of 63.9%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Transportation

Car Ownership

N/A

Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS have N/A, followed by N/A.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Commute Time

17.1 minutes

Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS have a shorter commute time (17.1 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.1 minutes). Additionally, 0.888% of the workforce in Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

The chart below shows how the median household income in Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS compares to that of it's neighboring and parent geographies.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Commuter Transportation

In N/A, the most common method of travel for workers in Wichita City (Central) PUMA, KS was N/A, followed by those who N/A and those who N/A.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart