Richmond County, NY

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Population
476,179
0.684% 1-year decline
US Senator
Chuck Schumer
Democratic Party
US Senator
Kirsten Gillibrand
Democratic Party
Median Age
40.1

Median Household Income
$82,166
3.74% 1-year growth
Median Property Value
$556,000
10.9% 1-year growth
Number of Employees
N/A

About

In 2018, Richmond County, NY had a population of 476k people with a median age of 40.1 and a median household income of $82,166. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Richmond County, NY declined from 479,458 to 476,179, a -0.684% decrease and its median household income grew from $79,201 to $82,166, a 3.74% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Richmond County, NY are White (Non-Hispanic) (60.1%), White (Hispanic) (12.9%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (10.2%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (9.03%), and Other (Hispanic) (3.97%). NaNk% of the people in Richmond County, NY speak a non-English language, and 92.1% are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Richmond County, NY are College of Staten Island CUNY (2,490 degrees awarded in 2017), Wagner College (645 degrees), and St Paul's School of Nursing-Staten Island (131 degrees).

The median property value in Richmond County, NY is $556,000, and the homeownership rate is 69.2%. Most people in Richmond County, NY commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 45.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Richmond County, NY is 2 cars per household.

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COVID-19

Daily New Cases by Date

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Impact on Employment

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Community Mobility

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Civics

In the 2016 presidential election, the popular vote in New York went to Donald J. Trump with 56.1% of the vote. The runner-up was Hillary Rodham Clinton (41%), followed by Other (2.97%). The most partisan county was Bronx County, NY with 88.5% of the vote going to Hillary Rodham Clinton running for the Democratic Party.

Chuck Schumer and Kirsten Gillibrand are the senators currently representing the state of New York. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Richmond County, NY is currently represented by 27 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 New York
56.1% for the Republican Party
Most Partisan Counties in New York
  1. 88.5% for Hillary Rodham Clinton (Democratic Party)
  2. 86.6% for Hillary Rodham Clinton (Democratic Party)
  3. 79.5% for Hillary Rodham Clinton (Democratic Party)

In the 2016 presidential election, the most partisan county in New York was Bronx County, NY with 88.5% of the vote going to Hillary Rodham Clinton running for the Democratic Party.

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

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US Senators from New York

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Chuck Schumer
Senator from New York3
Assumed office on January 3, 1999
Kirsten Gillibrand
Senator from New York1
Assumed office on January 26, 2009

Chuck Schumer and Kirsten Gillibrand are the senators currently representing New York.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

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US Representatives from New York

New York is currently represented by 27 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 Richmond County, NY have changed over time starting in 2008.

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Diversity

Richmond County, NY is home to a population of 476k people, from which 92.1% are citizens. As of N/A, N/A% of Richmond County, NY residents were born outside of the country (N/A people).

In 2018, there were 4.65 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (286k people) in Richmond County, NY than any other race or ethnicity. There were 61.6k White (Hispanic) and 48.6k Asian (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Race and Ethnicity

Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Richmond County, NY
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    286k ± 583
  2. White (Hispanic)
    61.6k ± 5.63k
  3. Asian (Non-Hispanic)
    48.6k ± 1.39k
18.7%
Hispanic Population
88.9k people

In 2018, there were 4.65 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (286k people) in Richmond County, NY than any other race or ethnicity. There were 61.6k White (Hispanic) and 48.6k Asian (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

18.7% of the people in Richmond County, NY are hispanic (88.9k people).

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

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Age by Nativity

35
Median Native-Born Age
± 1
48
Median Foreign-Born Age
± 1.2

In 2018, the median age of all people in Richmond County, NY was 40.1. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 35, were generally younger than than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 48. But people in Richmond County, NY are getting getting younger. In 2017, the average age of all Richmond County, NY residents was 40.

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Global Diversity

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Most Common Origin
  1. Dominican Republic
    505,970 ± 17,236 people
  2. China
    407,280 ± 15,504 people
  3. Mexico
    222,031 ± 11,503 people

In 2018, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of New York was Dominican Republic, the natal country of 505,970 New York residents, followed by China with 407,280 and Mexico with 222,031.

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Citizenship

92.1%
2018 Citizenship
91.5%
2017 Citizenship

As of 2018, 92.1% of Richmond County, NY residents were US citizens, which is lower than the national average of 93.2%. In 2017, the percentage of US citizens in Richmond County, NY was 91.5%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    4,938 ± 994
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    1,497 ± 693
  3. Korea
    1,372 ± 516

Richmond County, NY has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 3.3 times greater than any other conflict.

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Economy

Median household income in Richmond County, NY is $82,166. In N/A, the tract with the highest Median Household Income in Richmond County, NY was N/A with a value of N/A, followed by N/A and N/A, with respective values of N/A and N/A.

Males in New York have an average income that is 1.28 times higher than the average income of females, which is $63,914. The income inequality in New York (measured using the Gini index) is 0.493, which is higher than than the national average.

The economy of Richmond County, NY employs N/A people. The largest industries in Richmond County, NY are Health Care & Social Assistance (37,635 people), Educational Services (25,805 people), and Retail Trade (20,135 people), and the highest paying industries are Management of Companies & Enterprises ($122,167), Finance & Insurance ($82,298), and Utilities ($80,294).

Wages

Median Household Income

$82,166
2018 value
± $5,148
3.74%
1 Year Growth
± 6.93%

Households in Richmond County, NY have a median annual income of $82,166, which is more than the median annual income of $61,937 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $79,201 in 2017, which represents a 3.74% annual growth.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

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$81,735
Average Male Salary in New York
± $1,216
$63,914
Average Female Salary in New York
± $886

In 2018, full-time male employees in New York made 1.28 times more than female employees.

This chart shows the gender-based wage disparity in the 5 most common occupations in New York 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 New York
  1. White
    $69,391 ± $897
  2. Asian
    $66,385 ± $2,329
  3. Two or More Races
    $56,062 ± $4,048

In 2018 the highest paid race/ethnicity of New York workers was White. These workers were paid 1.05 times more than Asian workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity in New York.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Richmond County, NY is from New York.
0.493
2018 Wage GINI in New York
0.497
2017 Wage GINI in New York

In 2018, the income inequality in New York was 0.493 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.874% decline from 2017 to 2018, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even. The GINI for New York was higher than than the national average of 0.479. In other words, wages are distributed less evenly in New York in comparison to the national average.

This chart shows the number of workers in New York 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. N/A
  2. N/A
  3. N/A

In N/A, the tract with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Richmond County, NY was N/A with a value of N/A, followed by N/A and N/A, with respective values of N/A and N/A.

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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 Richmond County, NY (N/A out of N/A people) live below the poverty line, a number that is approximately the same as the national average of 13.1%. 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.

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Poverty by Race and Ethnicity

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Richmond County, NY is N/A, followed by N/A and 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.

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Occupations

Employment by Occupations

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N/A Value
± N/A

From N/A to N/A, employment in Richmond County, NY stayed at a rate of NaNk%, from N/A employees to N/A employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Richmond County, NY, are N/A. This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Richmond County, NY.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Richmond County, NY, by number of employees, are N/A.

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Most Specialized

Compared to other counties, Richmond County, NY has an unusually high number of residents working as N/A.

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Richmond County, NY, by median earnings, are Legal Occupations ($92,799), Law Enforcement Workers Including Supervisors ($90,127), and Health Diagnosing & Treating Practitioners & Other Technical Occupations ($87,125).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

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N/A Value
± N/A

From N/A to N/A, employment in Richmond County, NY stayed at a rate of NaNk%, from N/A employees to N/A employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Richmond County, NY, are Health Care & Social Assistance (37,635 people), Educational Services (25,805 people), and Retail Trade (20,135 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Richmond County, NY, though some of these residents may live in Richmond County, NY 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 Richmond County, NY, by number of employees, are Health Care & Social Assistance (37,635 people), Educational Services (25,805 people), and Retail Trade (20,135 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other counties, Richmond County, NY has an unusually high number of Finance & Insurance (1.62 times higher than expected), Management of Companies & Enterprises (1.46 times), and Transportation & Warehousing (1.45 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Richmond County, NY, by median earnings, are Management of Companies & Enterprises ($122,167), Finance & Insurance ($82,298), and Utilities ($80,294).

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Domestic Trade

Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from New York to other states, or from other states to New York.
Top Domestic Production in Dollars
  1. $67.6B
  2. $47.2B
  3. $45.3B

In 2015, the top outbound New York product (by dollars) was Mixed freight with $67.6B, followed by Electronics ($47.2B) and Misc. mfg. prods. ($45.3B).

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

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$570B
2015 Value in New York
$854B
Projected 2045 Value in New York
49.9% growth

In 2015, total outbound New York trade was $570B. This is expected to increase 49.9% to $854B by 2045.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound New York 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 New York to other states, or from other states to New York.
Most Common Trade Partners
  1. $34.6B
  2. $29.6B
  3. $18.8B

In 2015, the top outbound New York domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was New Jersey with $34.6B, followed by Pennsylvania with $29.6B and Connecticut and $18.8B.

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

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Education

In 2017, universities in Richmond County, NY awarded 3,411 degrees. The student population of Richmond County, NY is skewed towards women, with 6,870 male students and 9,655 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Richmond County, NY are White (1,934 and 58.1%), followed by Hispanic or Latino (556 and 16.7%), Black or African American (375 and 11.3%), and Asian (338 and 10.1%).

The largest universities in Richmond County, NY by number of degrees awarded are College of Staten Island CUNY (2,490 and 73%), Wagner College (645 and 18.9%), and St Paul's School of Nursing-Staten Island (131 and 3.84%).

The most popular majors in Richmond County, NY are Liberal Arts & Sciences (528 and 15.5%), Registered Nursing (379 and 11.1%), and General Psychology (290 and 8.5%).

The median tuition costs in Richmond County, NY are $44,800 for private four year colleges, and $6,530 and $13,920 respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.

Concentrations

Most Common
  1. 238 degree-majorss awarded
  2. 153 degree-majorss awarded
  3. 290 degree-majorss awarded

In 2015, the most common concentation for Bachelors Degree recipients in Richmond County, NY was Registered Nursing with 238 degree-majorss awarded.

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

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Universities

Largest Universities by degrees awarded
  1. 2,490 degrees awarded
  2. 645 degrees awarded
  3. 131 degrees awarded
$6,530
Median In-State Public
$44,800
Median Private

In 2017, the Richmond County, NY institution with the largest number of graduating students was College of Staten Island CUNY with 2,490 degrees awarded.

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Student Gender for Common Institutions

1,152
Degrees Awarded to Men
2,259
Degrees Awarded to Women

In 2017, 1,152 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Richmond County, NY, which is 0.51 times less than the 2,259 female students who received degrees in the same year.

This chart displays the gender disparity between the institutions in Richmond County, NY by degrees awarded.

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Student Race and Ethnicity

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity
  1. White
    1,934 degrees awarded
  2. Hispanic or Latino
    556 degrees awarded
  3. Black or African American
    375 degrees awarded

In 2017 the majority of degrees awarded at institutions in Richmond County, NY were to White students. These 1,934 degrees mean that there were 3.48 times more White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Hispanic or Latino, with 556 degrees awarded.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Richmond County, NY was $556,000 in 2018, which is 2.42 times larger than the national average of $229,700. Between 2017 and 2018 the median property value increased from $501,300 to $556,000, a 10.9% increase. The homeownership rate in Richmond County, NY is 69.2%, which is higher than the national average of 63.9%. People in Richmond County, NY have an average commute time of 45.7 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Richmond County, NY is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Housing

Property Value

$556,000
2018 Median
± $11,735
$501,300
2017 Median
± $13,279

In 2018, the median property value in Richmond County, NY grew to to $556,000 from the previous year's value of $501,300.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Richmond County, NY 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 Richmond County, NY the largest share of households have a property value in the $500k - $750k range.

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Household Income

Please note that the buckets used in this visualization were not evenly distributed by ACS when publishing the data.
$82,166
Median Household Income
± $5,148
167k
Number of Households
± 7,007

In 2018, the median household income of the 167k households in Richmond County, NY grew to $82,166 from the previous year's value of $79,201.

The following chart displays the households in Richmond County, NY 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 Richmond County, NY distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Richmond County, NY the largest share of households pay taxes in the $3k+ range.

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Rent vs Own

69.2%
2018 Homeownership
69.6%
2017 Homeownership

In 2018, 69.2% of the housing units in Richmond County, NY were occupied by their owner. This percentage declined from the previous year's rate of 69.6%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is higher than the national average of 63.9%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in Richmond County, NY compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

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Commute Time

45.7 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Richmond County, NY have a longer commute time (45.7 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.7 minutes). Additionally, 16.2% of the workforce in Richmond County, NY have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Method of Travel
  1. Drove Alone
    56.6%
  2. Public Transit
    29.6%
  3. Carpooled
    7.47%

In 2018, the most common method of travel for workers in Richmond County, NY was Drove Alone (56.6%), followed by those who Public Transit (29.6%) and those who Carpooled (7.47%).

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

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Health

N/A% of the population of Richmond County, NY 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 New York was $9,778 in 2014. This is a 4.57% increase from the previous year ($9,351).

Primary care physicians in Richmond County, NY see 1032 patients per year on average, which represents a 3.82% decrease from the previous year (1073 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1521 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 493 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, Oswego County and Bronx County have the highest prevalence of diabetes (12.2%). Additionally, Chemung County has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (33.3%)

Patient to Clinician Ratios

1,032 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Richmond County, NY

Primary care physicians in Richmond County, NY see an average of 1,032 patients per year. This represents a 3.82% decrease from the previous year (1,073 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Richmond County, NY 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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$9,778
Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care in New York
$5,338
Per Enrollee Private Health Insurance Spending on Personal Health Care
$9,803
Per Enrollee Medicaid Spending on Personal Health Care
$12,179
Per Enrollee Medicare Spending on Personal Health Care

Between 2013 and 2014, all personal health care spending per capita in New York (including private, Medicare, and Medicaid) grew 4.57%, from $9,351 to $9,778.

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

N/A%
Uninsured
N/A%
Employer Coverage
N/A%
Medicaid
N/A%
Medicare
N/A%
Non-Group
N/A%
Military or VA

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The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Richmond County, NY 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. 12.2% prevalence
  2. 12.2% prevalence
  3. 12% prevalence

Oswego County and Bronx County have the highest prevalence of diabetes in New York, at 12.2%.

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

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