Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA

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Population

123,840

0.691% growth

Median Age

43.4


Median Household Income

$78,410

4.79% growth

Poverty Rate

6.41%


Number of Employees

62,040

1.18% growth

Median Property Value

$257,900

2.3% growth

About

In 2017, Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA had a population of 124k people with a median age of 43.4 and a median household income of $78,410. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA grew from 122,990 to 123,840, a 0.691% increase and its median household income grew from $74,823 to $78,410, a 4.79% increase.

The population of Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA is 92% White Alone, 3.32% Hispanic or Latino, and 1.71% Asian Alone. 7.68% of the people in Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA speak a non-English language, and 98.2% are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA are Anna Maria College (443 degrees awarded in 2016) and Salter College-West Boylston (173 degrees).

The median property value in Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA is $257,900, and the homeownership rate is 78.6%. Most people in Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 28.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA is 2 cars per household.

Economy

The economy of Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA employs 62k people. The largest industries in Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA are Elementary & secondary schools (5,280 people), Hospitals (4,123 people), and Restaurants & Food Services (3,239 people), and the highest paying industries are Securities, commodities, funds, trusts & other financial investments ($119,389), Fuel dealers ($116,636), and Software publishing ($112,437).

Median household income in Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA is $78,410. Males in Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA have an average income that is 1.25 times higher than the average income of females, which is $58,730. The income inequality in Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA (measured using the Gini index) is 0.432, which is lower than than the national average.

Wages

Median Household Income

$78,410

2017 value

± $2,556

4.79%

1 Year Growth

± 4.12%

Households in Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA have a median annual income of $78,410, which is more than the median annual income of $60,336 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $74,823 in 2016, which represents a 4.79% annual growth.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

$73,299

Average Male Salary

± $9,471

$58,730

Average Female Salary

± $7,482

In 2017, full-time male employees in Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA made 1.25 times more than female employees.

This chart shows the gender-based wage disparity in the 5 most common occupations in Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA by number of full-time employees.

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Wage by Race and Ethnicity in Common Jobs

Highest Average Salaries by Race & Ethnicity

  1. Asian

    $72,319 ± $39,136

  2. White

    $55,827 ± $5,487

  3. Other

    $39,767 ± $49,422

In 2017 the highest paid race/ethnicity of Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA workers was Asian. These workers were paid 1.3 times more than White workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity.

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Wage Distribution

0.432

2017 Wage GINI

0.43

2016 Wage GINI

In 2017, the income inequality in Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA was 0.432 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.298% growth from 2016 to 2017, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat less even.

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

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Income by Location

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In 2017, the PUMA with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA was Norfolk (Northeast) & Middlesex (Southeast) Counties (West of Boston City) PUMA, MA with a value of $163,261, followed by Newton City & Brookline Town PUMA, MA and Middlesex (West Central) & Worcester (East) Counties PUMA, MA, with respective values of $132,841 and $124,673.

The following map shows all of the PUMAs in Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Poverty by Age and Gender

Females 25 - 34

Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

6.41% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA (7.64k out of 119k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is lower than the national average of 13.4%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 25 - 34, followed by Females 75+ and then Males 45 - 54.

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

    6,913 ± 608

  2. Hispanic

    632 ± 207

  3. Black

    283 ± 119

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA 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

62k

2017 Value

1.18%

1 Year growth

± 1.18%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA grew at a rate of 1.18%, from 61.3k employees to 62k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA, are Registered nurses (2,273 people), Secretaries & administrative assistants (2,014 people), and Miscellaneous managers (1,993 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA, by number of employees, are Registered nurses (2,273 people), Secretaries & administrative assistants (2,014 people), and Miscellaneous managers (1,993 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other pumas, Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA has an unusually high number of residents working as Sales engineers (7.51 times higher than expected), Firstline supervisors of personal service workers (5.47 times), and Residential advisors (3.55 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA, by average salary, are Physicians & surgeons ($225,915), Chief executives & legislators ($174,858), and Lawyers, & judges, magistrates, & other judicial workers ($144,185).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

62k

2017 Value

1.18%

1 Year growth

± 1.18%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA grew at a rate of 1.18%, from 61.3k employees to 62k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA, are Elementary & secondary schools (5,280 people), Hospitals (4,123 people), and Restaurants & Food Services (3,239 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA, though some of these residents may live in Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA 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 Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA, by number of employees, are Elementary & secondary schools (5,280 people), Hospitals (4,123 people), and Restaurants & Food Services (3,239 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other pumas, Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA has an unusually high number of Pottery, ceramics, & plumbing fixture manufacturing (6.72 times higher than expected), Paper & paper products merchant wholesalers (5.62 times), and Fuel dealers (5.26 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA, by average salary, are Securities, commodities, funds, trusts & other financial investments ($119,389), Fuel dealers ($116,636), and Software publishing ($112,437).

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Domestic Trade

Domestic Production & Consumption

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

Top Domestic Production in Dollars

  1. $31.5B

  2. $27.2B

  3. $24.1B

In 2015, the top outbound Massachusetts product (by dollars) was Gasoline with $31.5B, followed by Mixed freight ($27.2B) and Electronics ($24.1B).

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

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$240B

2015 Value

$364B

Projected 2045 Value

51.4% growth

In 2015, total outbound Massachusetts trade was $240B. This is expected to increase 51.4% to $364B by 2045.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound Massachusetts 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 Massachusetts to other states, or from other states to Massachusetts.

Most Common Trade Partners

  1. $13.2B

  2. $13.2B

  3. $12.7B

In 2015, the top outbound Massachusetts domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was New Hampshire with $13.2B, followed by New York with $13.2B and Connecticut and $12.7B.

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

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Health

97.3% of the population of Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA has health coverage, with 62.7% on employee plans, 11.6% on Medicaid, 11.5% on Medicare, 10.9% on non-group plans, and 0.625% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in the puma of Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA was $10,559 in 2014. This is a 2.78% increase from the previous year ($10,273).

Primary care physicians in Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA see 954 patients per year on average, which represents a 0.421% increase from the previous year (950 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1010 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 185 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, Bristol County has the highest prevalence of diabetes (11.4%). Additionally, Bristol County has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (29.1%)

Patient to Clinician Ratios

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954 to 1

Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio

Primary care physicians in Massachusetts see an average of 954 patients per year. This represents a 0.421% increase from the previous year (950 patients).

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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%).

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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%).

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Health Care Spending

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$10,559

Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care 

$5,302

Per Enrollee Private Health Insurance Spending on Personal Health Care

$8,922

Per Enrollee Medicaid Spending on Personal Health Care

$11,899

Per Enrollee Medicare Spending on Personal Health Care

Between 2013 and 2014, all personal health care spending per capita in Massachusetts (including private, Medicare, and Medicaid) grew 2.78%, from $10,273 to $10,559.

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

2.68%

Uninsured

62.7%

Employer Coverage

11.6%

Medicaid

11.5%

Medicare

10.9%

Non-Group

0.625%

Military or VA

Between N/A and 2016, the percent of uninsured citizens in Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA stayed by NaNk% from N/A% to 2.68%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA 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. 11.4% prevalence

  2. 11.1% prevalence

  3. 10.8% prevalence

Bristol County has the highest prevalence of diabetes in Massachusetts, at 11.4%.

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

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Diversity

Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA is home to a population of 124k people, from which 98.2% are citizens. As of 2017, N/A% of Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA residents were born outside of the country (N/A people).

The ethnic composition of the population of Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA is composed of 114k White Alone residents (92%), 4.11k Hispanic or Latino residents (3.32%), 2.11k Asian Alone residents (1.71%), 1.89k Black or African American Alone residents (1.53%), 1.4k Two or More Races residents (1.13%), 271 Some Other Race Alone residents (0.219%), 96 American Indian & Alaska Native Alone residents (0.0775%), and 24 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander Alone residents (0.0194%).

The most common foreign languages spoken in Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA are Spanish (2,710 speakers), Portuguese (1,051 speakers), and French (Incl. Cajun) (738 speakers).

Age

Age by Nativity

43

Median Native-Born Age

± 0.8

45

Median Foreign-Born Age

± 2.1

In 2017, the median age of all people in Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA was 43.4. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 43, were generally younger than than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 45. But people in Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA are getting getting older. In 2016, the average age of all Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA residents was 43.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

N/A%

2017 Foreign-Born Population

N/A people

5.46%

2016 Foreign-Born Population

6.71k people

As of 2017, N/A% of Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA residents (N/A people) 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 Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA was 5.46%, meaning that the rate has been maintaining.

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Global Diversity

Most Common Origin

  1. Brazil

    934 ± 747 people

  2. Canada

    476 ± 535 people

  3. Iraq

    449 ± 519 people

In 2017, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA was Brazil, the natal country of 934 Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA residents, followed by Canada with 476 and Iraq with 449.

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Citizenship

98.2%

2017 Citizenship

98.2%

2016 Citizenship

As of 2017, 98.2% of Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.1%. In 2016, the percentage of US citizens in Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA was 98.2%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been decreasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

Most Common

  1. White Alone

    114k ± 1.09k

  2. Hispanic or Latino

    4.11k ± 659

  3. Asian Alone

    2.11k ± 622

In 2017, there were 27.7 times more White Alone residents (114k people) in Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA than any other race or ethnicity. There were 4.11k Hispanic or Latino and 2.11k Asian Alone residents, the second and third most common racial or ethnic groups.

The following bar chart shows the 8 races and ethnicities represented in Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA as a share of the total population.

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Non-English Speakers

Most Common Languages

  1. Spanish

    2,710 speakers (2.3%)

  2. Portuguese

    1,051 speakers (0.894%)

  3. French (Incl. Cajun)

    738 speakers (0.628%)

7.68% of Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA citizens are speakers of a non-English language, which is lower than the national average of 21.8%. In 2017, the most common non-English language spoken in Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA was Spanish. 2.3% of the overall population of Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA are native Spanish speakers. 0.894% speak Portuguese and 0.628% speak Spanish, the next two most common languages.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period

  1. Vietnam

    3,005 ± 296

  2. Korea

    917 ± 170

  3. Gulf War (1990s)

    877 ± 195

Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 3.28 times greater than any other conflict.

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Education

In 2016, universities in Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA awarded 616 degrees. The student population of Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA is skewed towards women, with 620 male students and 982 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA are White (427 and 69.3%), followed by Hispanic or Latino (68 and 11%), Unknown (56 and 9.09%), and Black or African American (44 and 7.14%).

The largest universities in Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA by number of degrees awarded are Anna Maria College (443 and 71.9%) and Salter College-West Boylston (173 and 28.1%).

The most popular majors in Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA are Public Administration (97 and 15.7%), Medical Assistant (83 and 13.5%), and Nursing School (73 and 11.9%).

The median tuition costs in Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA are $33,840 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. 46 degrees awarded

  2. 32 degrees awarded

  3. 73 degrees awarded

In 2015, the most common concentation for Bachelors Degree recipients in Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA was Fire Science & Fire-Fighting with 46 degrees awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of students graduating with a Bachelors Degree from schools in Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA according to their major.

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Universities

Largest Universities by degrees awarded

  1. 443 degrees awarded

  2. 173 degrees awarded

$N/A

Median In-State Public

$33,840

Median Private

In 2016, the Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA institution with the largest number of graduating students was Anna Maria College with 443 degrees awarded.

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Student Gender for Common Institutions

237

Degrees Awarded to Men

379

Degrees Awarded to Women

In 2016, 237 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA, which is 0.625 times less than the 379 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

    427 degrees awarded

  2. Hispanic or Latino

    68 degrees awarded

  3. Unknown

    56 degrees awarded

In 2016 the majority of degrees awarded at institutions in Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA were to White students. These 427 degrees mean that there were 6.28 times more White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Hispanic or Latino, with 68 degrees awarded.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA was $257,900 in 2017, which is 1.19 times larger than the national average of $217,600. Between 2016 and 2017 the median property value increased from $252,100 to $257,900, a 2.3% increase. The homeownership rate in Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA is 78.6%, which is higher than the national average of 63.9%. People in Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA have an average commute time of 28.2 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Income

Household Income

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$78,410

Median Household Income

± $2,556

46.2k

Number of Households

± 1,322

In 2017, the median household income of the 46.2k households in Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA grew to $78,410 from the previous year's value of $74,823.

The following chart displays the households in Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA 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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Housing

Property Value

$257,900

2017 Median

± $3,867

$252,100

2016 Median

± $4,276

In 2017, the median property value in Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA grew to to $257,900 from the previous year's value of $252,100.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA 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 Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA the largest share of households have a property value in the $300k - $400k range.

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Property Taxes

$3k+

Average Range

This chart shows the households in Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA the largest share of households pay taxes in the $3k+ range.

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Rent vs Own

78.6%

2017 Homeownership

78.3%

2016 Homeownership

In 2017, 78.6% of the housing units in Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 78.3%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is higher than the national average of 63.9%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

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Transportation

Car Ownership

2 cars

Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA have 2 cars, followed by 3 cars.

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Commute Time

28.2 minutes

Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA have a longer commute time (28.2 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.1 minutes). Additionally, 3.26% of the workforce in Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Method of Travel

  1. Drove Alone

    84.9%

  2. Carpooled

    7.12%

  3. Worked At Home

    5.02%

In 2017, the most common method of travel for workers in Worcester County (West Central) PUMA, MA was Drove Alone (84.9%), followed by those who Carpooled (7.12%) and those who Worked At Home (5.02%).

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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