University Park, FL

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Population

26,565

1.59% growth

Poverty Rate

16.7%


Median Age

42.2


Median Household Income

$44,757

7.14% growth

Number of Employees

13,027

4.51% growth

Median Property Value

$266,900

6.97% growth

About

In 2017, University Park, FL had a population of 26.6k people with a median age of 42.2 and a median household income of $44,757. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of University Park, FL grew from 26,150 to 26,565, a 1.59% increase and its median household income grew from $41,773 to $44,757, a 7.14% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in University Park, FL are White (Hispanic) (82.8%), White (Non-Hispanic) (8.64%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (3.63%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (1.99%), and Black or African American (Hispanic) (0.971%). N/A% of the people in University Park, FL speak a non-English language, and 77.6% are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in University Park, FL are Florida International University (13,942 degrees awarded in 2017) and Florida Career College-Miami (172 degrees).

The median property value in University Park, FL is $266,900, and the homeownership rate is 63.6%. Most people in University Park, FL commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 29.5 minutes. The average car ownership in University Park, FL is 2 cars per household.

COVID-19

Total Confirmed Cases by Date

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Impact on Employment

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Community Mobility

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Economy

The economy of University Park, FL employs 13k people. The largest industries in University Park, FL are Retail Trade (1,639 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (1,579 people), and Educational Services (1,546 people), and the highest paying industries are Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services ($50,130), Public Administration ($45,800), and Information ($37,830).

Median household income in University Park, FL is $44,757. Males in University Park, FL have an average income that is 1.34 times higher than the average income of females, which is $44,078. The income inequality in University Park, FL (measured using the Gini index) is 0.473, which is lower than than the national average.

Wages

Median Household Income

$44,757

2017 value

± $3,711

7.14%

1 Year Growth

± 9.47%

Households in University Park, FL have a median annual income of $44,757, 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 $41,773 in 2016, which represents a 7.14% annual growth.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

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$58,931

Average Male Salary

± $842

$44,078

Average Female Salary

± $574

In 2017, full-time male employees in Florida made 1.34 times more than female employees.

This chart shows the gender-based wage disparity in the 5 most common occupations in Florida 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

  1. Asian

    $54,227 ± $3,227

  2. Alaska Native

    $50,175 ± $47,169

  3. White

    $47,927 ± $556

In 2017 the highest paid race/ethnicity of Florida workers was Asian. These workers were paid 1.08 times more than Alaska Native workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for University Park, FL is from Florida.

0.473

2017 Wage GINI

0.471

2016 Wage GINI

In 2017, the income inequality in Florida was 0.473 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.259% growth from 2016 to 2017, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat less even.

The 2017 the GINI for Florida was lower than than the national average of 0.479. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Florida in comparison to the national average.

This chart shows the number of workers in Florida 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 89.07

  2. Census Tract 89.06

  3. Census Tract 88.04

In 2017, the place with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in University Park, FL was Census Tract 89.07 with a value of $51,620, followed by Census Tract 89.06 and Census Tract 88.04, with respective values of $48,693 and $44,667.

The following map shows all of the places in University Park, FL colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Poverty by Age and Gender

Females 75+

Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

16.7% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in University Park, FL (4k out of 24k 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 75+, followed by Females 45 - 54 and then Females 35 - 44.

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

    3,669 ± 535

  2. Hispanic

    3,528 ± 529

  3. Black

    141 ± 157

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in University Park, FL 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

13k

2017 Value

± 950

4.51%

1 Year growth

± 10.1%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in University Park, FL grew at a rate of 4.51%, from 12.5k employees to 13k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in University Park, FL, are Office & Administrative Support Occupations (2,106 people), Sales & Related Occupations (1,837 people), and Management Occupations (1,088 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of University Park, FL.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of University Park, FL, by number of employees, are Office & Administrative Support Occupations (2,106 people), Sales & Related Occupations (1,837 people), and Management Occupations (1,088 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other places, University Park, FL has an unusually high number of residents working as Transportation Occupations (1.66 times higher than expected), Building & Grounds Cleaning & Maintenance Occupations (1.63 times), and Business & Financial Operations Occupations (1.42 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of University Park, FL, by median earnings, are Health Diagnosing & Treating Practitioners & Other Technical Occupations ($65,018), Computer & Mathematical Occupations ($50,323), and Computer, Engineering, & Science Occupations ($46,957).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

13k

2017 Value

± 950

4.51%

1 Year growth

± 10.1%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in University Park, FL grew at a rate of 4.51%, from 12.5k employees to 13k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in University Park, FL, are Retail Trade (1,639 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (1,579 people), and Educational Services (1,546 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of University Park, FL, though some of these residents may live in University Park, FL 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 University Park, FL, by number of employees, are Retail Trade (1,639 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (1,579 people), and Educational Services (1,546 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other places, University Park, FL has an unusually high number of Real Estate & Rental & Leasing (1.92 times higher than expected), Transportation & Warehousing (1.83 times), and Wholesale Trade (1.55 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in University Park, FL, by median earnings, are Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services ($50,130), Public Administration ($45,800), and Information ($37,830).

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Domestic Trade

Domestic Production & Consumption

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

Top Domestic Production in Dollars

  1. $63.5B

  2. $51.6B

  3. $41.8B

In 2015, the top outbound Florida product (by dollars) was Mixed freight with $63.5B, followed by Pharmaceuticals ($51.6B) and Electronics ($41.8B).

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

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$497B

2020 Value

$714B

Projected 2045 Value

43.6% growth

In 2020, total outbound Florida trade was $497B. This is expected to increase 43.6% to $714B by 2045.

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

Most Common Trade Partners

  1. $19.5B

  2. $16.6B

  3. $11.5B

In 2015, the top outbound Florida domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was Georgia with $19.5B, followed by Texas with $16.6B and California and $11.5B.

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

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Health

84.4% of the population of University Park, FL has health coverage, with 34.2% on employee plans, 17.4% on Medicaid, 14% on Medicare, 18.1% on non-group plans, and 0.779% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in the place of University Park, FL was $8,076 in 2014. This is a 5.05% increase from the previous year ($7,688).

Primary care physicians in University Park, FL see 1246 patients per year on average, which represents a 0.972% increase from the previous year (1234 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1576 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 701 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, Gadsden County has the highest prevalence of diabetes (16.9%). Additionally, Liberty County has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (39.6%)

Patient to Clinician Ratios

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1,246 to 1

Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio

Primary care physicians in Miami-Dade County, FL see an average of 1,246 patients per year. This represents a 0.972% increase from the previous year (1,234 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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$8,076

Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care 

$4,606

Per Enrollee Private Health Insurance Spending on Personal Health Care

$5,175

Per Enrollee Medicaid Spending on Personal Health Care

$12,229

Per Enrollee Medicare Spending on Personal Health Care

Between 2013 and 2014, all personal health care spending per capita in Florida (including private, Medicare, and Medicaid) grew 5.05%, from $7,688 to $8,076.

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

15.6%

Uninsured

34.2%

Employer Coverage

17.4%

Medicaid

14%

Medicare

18.1%

Non-Group

0.779%

Military or VA

Between 2016 and 2017, the percent of uninsured citizens in University Park, FL declined by 19.6% from 19.4% to 15.6%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in University Park, FL 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. 16.9% prevalence

  2. 15.8% prevalence

  3. 15.5% prevalence

Gadsden County has the highest prevalence of diabetes in Florida, at 16.9%.

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Diversity

University Park, FL is home to a population of 26.6k people, from which 77.6% are citizens. As of 2017, 62.7% of University Park, FL residents were born outside of the country (16.7k people).

In 2017, there were 9.57 times more White (Hispanic) residents (22k people) in University Park, FL than any other race or ethnicity. There were 2.3k White (Non-Hispanic) and 964 Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Age

Age by Nativity

21

Median Native-Born Age

± 0.7

54

Median Foreign-Born Age

± 2.1

In 2017, the median age of all people in University Park, FL was 42.2. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 21, were generally younger than than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 54. But people in University Park, FL are getting getting older. In 2016, the average age of all University Park, FL residents was 42.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

62.7%

2017 Foreign-Born Population

16.7k people

62.1%

2016 Foreign-Born Population

16.2k people

As of 2017, 62.7% of University Park, FL residents (16.7k people) were born outside of the United States, which is higher than the national average of 13.7%. In 2016, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in University Park, FL was 62.1%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Global Diversity

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Most Common Origin

  1. Cuba

    951,787 ± 23,383 people

  2. Haiti

    321,904 ± 13,819 people

  3. Mexico

    272,262 ± 12,724 people

In 2017, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Florida was Cuba, the natal country of 951,787 Florida residents, followed by Haiti with 321,904 and Mexico with 272,262.

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Citizenship

77.6%

2017 Citizenship

78.7%

2016 Citizenship

As of 2017, 77.6% of University Park, FL residents were US citizens, which is lower than the national average of 93.2%. In 2016, the percentage of US citizens in University Park, FL was 78.7%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been decreasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in University Park, FL

  1. White (Hispanic)

    22k ± 1.22k

  2. White (Non-Hispanic)

    2.3k ± 392

  3. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)

    964 ± 217

In 2017, there were 9.57 times more White (Hispanic) residents (22k people) in University Park, FL than any other race or ethnicity. There were 2.3k White (Non-Hispanic) and 964 Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

The following bar chart shows the 7 races represented in University Park, FL as a share of the total population.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period

  1. Gulf War (1990s)

    143 ± 165

  2. Vietnam

    109 ± 68

  3. Gulf War (2001-)

    56 ± 54

University Park, FL has a large population of military personnel who served in Gulf War (1990s), 1.31 times greater than any other conflict.

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Education

In 2017, universities in University Park, FL awarded 14,114 degrees. The student population of University Park, FL is skewed towards women, with 24,355 male students and 32,865 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in University Park, FL are Hispanic or Latino (8,629 and 67.6%), followed by White (1,648 and 12.9%), Black or African American (1,552 and 12.2%), and Asian (400 and 3.13%).

The largest universities in University Park, FL by number of degrees awarded are Florida International University (13,942 and 98.8%) and Florida Career College-Miami (172 and 1.22%).

The most popular majors in University Park, FL are General Psychology (1,254 and 8.88%), General Business Administration & Management (978 and 6.93%), and General Hospitality Management (787 and 5.58%).

The median tuition costs in University Park, FL are $N/A for private four year colleges, and $4,721 and $16,529 respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.

Concentrations

Most Common

  1. 1,198 degrees awarded

  2. 644 degrees awarded

  3. 614 degrees awarded

In 2015, the most common concentation for Bachelors Degree recipients in University Park, FL was General Psychology with 1,198 degrees awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of students graduating with a Bachelors Degree from schools in University Park, FL according to their major.

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Universities

Largest Universities by degrees awarded

  1. 13,942 degrees awarded

  2. 172 degrees awarded

$4,721

Median In-State Public

$N/A

Median Private

In 2017, the University Park, FL institution with the largest number of graduating students was Florida International University with 13,942 degrees awarded.

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Student Gender for Common Institutions

5,754

Degrees Awarded to Men

8,360

Degrees Awarded to Women

In 2017, 5,754 men were awarded degrees from institutions in University Park, FL, which is 0.688 times less than the 8,360 female students who received degrees in the same year.

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Student Race and Ethnicity

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity

  1. Hispanic or Latino

    8,629 degrees awarded

  2. White

    1,648 degrees awarded

  3. Black or African American

    1,552 degrees awarded

In 2017 the majority of degrees awarded at institutions in University Park, FL were to Hispanic or Latino students. These 8,629 degrees mean that there were 5.24 times more Hispanic or Latino students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, White, with 1,648 degrees awarded.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in University Park, FL was $266,900 in 2017, which is 1.16 times larger than the national average of $229,700. Between 2016 and 2017 the median property value increased from $249,500 to $266,900, a 6.97% increase. The homeownership rate in University Park, FL is 63.6%, which is lower than the national average of 63.9%. People in University Park, FL have an average commute time of 29.5 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in University Park, FL is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Housing

Property Value

$266,900

2017 Median

± $12,327

$249,500

2016 Median

± $12,634

In 2017, the median property value in University Park, FL grew to to $266,900 from the previous year's value of $249,500.

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

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Household Income

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$44,757

Median Household Income

± $3,711

7.55k

Number of Households

± 618

In 2017, the median household income of the 7.55k households in University Park, FL grew to $44,757 from the previous year's value of $41,773.

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

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Rent vs Own

63.6%

2017 Homeownership

61.6%

2016 Homeownership

In 2017, 63.6% of the housing units in University Park, FL were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 61.6%.

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

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Commute Time

29.5 minutes

Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in University Park, FL have a longer commute time (29.5 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.1 minutes). Additionally, 1.29% of the workforce in University Park, FL have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Method of Travel

  1. Drove Alone

    78.7%

  2. Carpooled

    8.82%

  3. Worked At Home

    5.38%

In 2017, the most common method of travel for workers in University Park, FL was Drove Alone (78.7%), followed by those who Carpooled (8.82%) and those who Worked At Home (5.38%).

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 University Park, FL distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in University Park, FL have 2 cars, followed by 3 cars.

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