Wilkes-Barre, PA

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Population
40,847
0.0978% 1-year decline
US Senator
Bob Casey Jr.
Democratic Party
US Senator
Pat Toomey
Republican Party
Median Age
34.4

Poverty Rate
27.5%

Median Household Income
$35,485
9.24% 1-year growth
Median Property Value
$74,600
Number of Employees
16,664
1.62% 1-year growth

About

In 2018, Wilkes-Barre, PA had a population of 40.8k people with a median age of 34.4 and a median household income of $35,485. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Wilkes-Barre, PA declined from 40,887 to 40,847, a -0.0978% decrease and its median household income grew from $32,484 to $35,485, a 9.24% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Wilkes-Barre, PA are White (Non-Hispanic) (63.1%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (11.6%), White (Hispanic) (10.3%), Other (Hispanic) (5.52%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (3.85%). NaNk% of the people in Wilkes-Barre, PA speak a non-English language, and 95.3% are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Wilkes-Barre, PA are Wilkes University (1,559 degrees awarded in 2017), King's College (580 degrees), and Jolie Hair and Beauty Academy-Wilkes-Barre (102 degrees).

The median property value in Wilkes-Barre, PA is $74,600, and the homeownership rate is 47.9%. Most people in Wilkes-Barre, PA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 17.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Wilkes-Barre, PA is 2 cars per household.

COVID-19

Daily New Cases by Date

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Impact on Employment

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Community Mobility

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

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Civics

In the 2016 presidential election, the popular vote in Pennsylvania went to Donald J. Trump with 58.3% of the vote. The runner-up was Hillary Rodham Clinton (38.9%), followed by Other (2.85%). The most partisan county was Fulton County, PA with 84.1% of the vote going to Donald J. Trump running for the Republican Party.

Bob Casey Jr. and Pat Toomey are the senators currently representing the state of Pennsylvania. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Wilkes-Barre, PA is currently represented by 18 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

Presidential Popular Vote by County

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Donald J. Trump
Popular Vote for Pennsylvania
58.3% for the Republican Party
Most Partisan Counties in Pennsylvania
  1. 84.1% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)
  2. 82.7% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)
  3. 82.5% for Hillary Rodham Clinton (Democratic Party)

In the 2016 presidential election, the most partisan county in Pennsylvania was Fulton County, PA with 84.1% of the vote going to Donald J. Trump running for the Republican Party.

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

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US Senators from Pennsylvania

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Bob Casey Jr.
Senator from Pennsylvania1
Assumed office on January 3, 2007
Pat Toomey
Senator from Pennsylvania3
Assumed office on January 3, 2011

Bob Casey Jr. and Pat Toomey are the senators currently representing Pennsylvania.

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

The following chart shows elected senators in Pennsylvania over time, colored by their political party.

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US Representatives from Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania is currently represented by 18 members in the U.S. house.

Members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms, and the following chart shows the how the members for Wilkes-Barre, PA have changed over time starting in 2008.

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Diversity

Wilkes-Barre, PA is home to a population of 40.8k people, from which 95.3% are citizens. As of 2018, 9.39% of Wilkes-Barre, PA residents were born outside of the country (3.84k people).

In 2018, there were 5.44 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (25.8k people) in Wilkes-Barre, PA than any other race or ethnicity. There were 4.73k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 4.22k White (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Race and Ethnicity

Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Wilkes-Barre, PA
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    25.8k ± 785
  2. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)
    4.73k ± 638
  3. White (Hispanic)
    4.22k ± 692
19.1%
Hispanic Population
7.82k people

In 2018, there were 5.44 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (25.8k people) in Wilkes-Barre, PA than any other race or ethnicity. There were 4.73k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 4.22k White (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

19.1% of the people in Wilkes-Barre, PA are hispanic (7.82k people).

The following chart shows the 7 races represented in Wilkes-Barre, PA as a share of the total population.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

9.39%
2018 Foreign-Born Population
3.84k people
8.31%
2017 Foreign-Born Population
3.4k people

As of 2018, 9.39% of Wilkes-Barre, PA residents (3.84k people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.7%. In 2017, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Wilkes-Barre, PA was 8.31%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Age by Nativity

33
Median Native-Born Age
± 1.3
41
Median Foreign-Born Age
± 4

In 2018, the median age of all people in Wilkes-Barre, PA was 34.4. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 33, were generally younger than than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 41. But people in Wilkes-Barre, PA are getting getting younger. In 2017, the average age of all Wilkes-Barre, PA residents was 35.

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Global Diversity

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Most Common Origin
  1. India
    81,562 ± 6,989 people
  2. China
    63,036 ± 6,149 people
  3. Mexico
    54,918 ± 5,741 people

In 2017, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Pennsylvania was India, the natal country of 81,562 Pennsylvania residents, followed by China with 63,036 and Mexico with 54,918.

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Citizenship

95.3%
2018 Citizenship
95.6%
2017 Citizenship

As of 2018, 95.3% of Wilkes-Barre, PA residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.2%. In 2017, the percentage of US citizens in Wilkes-Barre, PA was 95.6%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been decreasing.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    629 ± 129
  2. Gulf War (1990s)
    298 ± 95
  3. Korea
    274 ± 77

Wilkes-Barre, PA has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 2.11 times greater than any other conflict.

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Economy

Median household income in Wilkes-Barre, PA is $35,485. In 2018, the place with the highest Median Household Income in Wilkes-Barre, PA was Census Tract 2016 with a value of $55,205, followed by Census Tract 2003 and Census Tract 2012, with respective values of $52,500 and $44,565.

Males in Pennsylvania have an average income that is 1.35 times higher than the average income of females, which is $49,502. The income inequality in Pennsylvania (measured using the Gini index) is 0.469, which is lower than than the national average.

The economy of Wilkes-Barre, PA employs 16.7k people. The largest industries in Wilkes-Barre, PA are Health Care & Social Assistance (2,804 people), Retail Trade (2,346 people), and Manufacturing (1,997 people), and the highest paying industries are Utilities ($55,375), Public Administration ($51,020), and Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services ($41,422).

Wages

Median Household Income

$35,485
2018 value
± $2,241
9.24%
1 Year Growth
± 8.02%

Households in Wilkes-Barre, PA have a median annual income of $35,485, 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 $32,484 in 2017, which represents a 9.24% annual growth.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

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$67,039
Average Male Salary in Pennsylvania
± $1,040
$49,502
Average Female Salary in Pennsylvania
± $757

In 2017, full-time male employees in Pennsylvania made 1.35 times more than female employees.

This chart shows the gender-based wage disparity in the 5 most common occupations in Pennsylvania by number of full-time employees.

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Wage by Race and Ethnicity in Common Jobs

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Highest Average Salaries by Race & Ethnicity in Pennsylvania
  1. Asian
    $61,450 ± $4,076
  2. White
    $51,412 ± $642
  3. Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
    $38,644 ± $21,965

In 2017 the highest paid race/ethnicity of Pennsylvania workers was Asian. These workers were paid 1.2 times more than White workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity in Pennsylvania.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Wilkes-Barre, PA is from Pennsylvania.
0.469
2017 Wage GINI in Pennsylvania
0.469
2016 Wage GINI in Pennsylvania

In 2017, the income inequality in Pennsylvania was 0.469 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.19% growth from 2016 to 2017, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat less even. The GINI for Pennsylvania was lower than than the national average of 0.479. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Pennsylvania in comparison to the national average.

This chart shows the number of workers in Pennsylvania across various wage buckets compared to the national average.

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Income by Location

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Highest Median Household Income (Total)
  1. Census Tract 2016
  2. Census Tract 2003
  3. Census Tract 2012

In 2018, the place with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Wilkes-Barre, PA was Census Tract 2016 with a value of $55,205, followed by Census Tract 2003 and Census Tract 2012, with respective values of $52,500 and $44,565.

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

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Poverty by Age and Gender

Females 25 - 34
Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

27.5% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Wilkes-Barre, PA (10.4k out of 37.8k 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 25 - 34, followed by Females 18 - 24 and then Males 18 - 24.

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
    5,770 ± 484
  2. Hispanic
    2,912 ± 402
  3. Black
    2,608 ± 379

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

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Occupations

Employment by Occupations

16.7k
2018 Value
± 757
1.62%
1 Year growth
± 6.43%

From 2017 to 2018, employment in Wilkes-Barre, PA grew at a rate of 1.62%, from 16.4k employees to 16.7k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Wilkes-Barre, PA, are Office & Administrative Support Occupations (2,636 people), Sales & Related Occupations (1,578 people), and Production Occupations (1,388 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Wilkes-Barre, PA.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Wilkes-Barre, PA, by number of employees, are Office & Administrative Support Occupations (2,636 people), Sales & Related Occupations (1,578 people), and Production Occupations (1,388 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other places, Wilkes-Barre, PA has an unusually high number of residents working as Material Moving Occupations (2.17 times higher than expected), Health Technologists & Technicians (1.58 times), and Healthcare Support Occupations (1.58 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Wilkes-Barre, PA, by median earnings, are Law Enforcement Workers Including Supervisors ($73,261), Computer & Mathematical Occupations ($64,028), and Business & Financial Operations Occupations ($53,162).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

16.7k
2018 Value
± 757
1.62%
1 Year growth
± 6.43%

From 2017 to 2018, employment in Wilkes-Barre, PA grew at a rate of 1.62%, from 16.4k employees to 16.7k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Wilkes-Barre, PA, are Health Care & Social Assistance (2,804 people), Retail Trade (2,346 people), and Manufacturing (1,997 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Wilkes-Barre, PA, though some of these residents may live in Wilkes-Barre, PA and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Most Common

The most common industries in Wilkes-Barre, PA, by number of employees, are Health Care & Social Assistance (2,804 people), Retail Trade (2,346 people), and Manufacturing (1,997 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other places, Wilkes-Barre, PA has an unusually high number of Utilities (1.7 times higher than expected), Accommodation & Food Services (1.27 times), and Retail Trade (1.25 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Wilkes-Barre, PA, by median earnings, are Utilities ($55,375), Public Administration ($51,020), and Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services ($41,422).

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Domestic Trade

Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from Pennsylvania to other states, or from other states to Pennsylvania.
Top Domestic Production in Dollars
  1. $83B
  2. $50.6B
  3. $49.7B

In 2015, the top outbound Pennsylvania product (by dollars) was Mixed freight with $83B, followed by Coal-n.e.c. ($50.6B) and Pharmaceuticals ($49.7B).

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

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$618B
2015 Value in Pennsylvania
$954B
Projected 2045 Value in Pennsylvania
54.4% growth

In 2015, total outbound Pennsylvania trade was $618B. This is expected to increase 54.4% to $954B by 2045.

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

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Interstate Trade

Interstate trade consists of products and services shipped from Pennsylvania to other states, or from other states to Pennsylvania.
Most Common Trade Partners
  1. $61B
  2. $57.7B
  3. $33.1B

In 2015, the top outbound Pennsylvania domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was New York with $61B, followed by New Jersey with $57.7B and Ohio and $33.1B.

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

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Education

In 2017, universities in Wilkes-Barre, PA awarded 2,241 degrees. The student population of Wilkes-Barre, PA is skewed towards women, with 3,311 male students and 4,872 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Wilkes-Barre, PA are White (1,808 and 84.8%), followed by Unknown (84 and 3.94%), Hispanic or Latino (82 and 3.85%), and Black or African American (56 and 2.63%).

The largest universities in Wilkes-Barre, PA by number of degrees awarded are Wilkes University (1,559 and 69.6%), King's College (580 and 25.9%), and Jolie Hair and Beauty Academy-Wilkes-Barre (102 and 4.55%).

The most popular majors in Wilkes-Barre, PA are Other Teacher Education & Professional Development (236 and 10.5%), Other Education (178 and 7.94%), and General Business Administration & Management (161 and 7.18%).

The median tuition costs in Wilkes-Barre, PA are $33,919 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. 92 degree-majorss awarded
  2. 84 degree-majorss awarded
  3. 80 degree-majorss awarded

In 2015, the most common concentation for Bachelors Degree recipients in Wilkes-Barre, PA was Registered Nursing with 92 degree-majorss awarded.

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

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Universities

Largest Universities by degrees awarded
  1. 1,559 degrees awarded
  2. 580 degrees awarded
  3. 102 degrees awarded
$N/A
Median In-State Public
$33,919
Median Private

In 2017, the Wilkes-Barre, PA institution with the largest number of graduating students was Wilkes University with 1,559 degrees awarded.

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Student Gender for Common Institutions

866
Degrees Awarded to Men
1,375
Degrees Awarded to Women

In 2017, 866 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Wilkes-Barre, PA, which is 0.63 times less than the 1,375 female students who received degrees in the same year.

This chart displays the gender disparity between the institutions in Wilkes-Barre, PA by degrees awarded.

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Student Race and Ethnicity

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity
  1. White
    1,808 degrees awarded
  2. Unknown
    84 degrees awarded
  3. Hispanic or Latino
    82 degrees awarded

In 2017 the majority of degrees awarded at institutions in Wilkes-Barre, PA were to White students. These 1,808 degrees mean that there were 21.5 times more White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Unknown, with 84 degrees awarded.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Wilkes-Barre, PA was $74,600 in 2018, which is 0.325 times smaller than the national average of $229,700. Between 2017 and 2018 the median property value increased from $74,600 to $74,600, a 0% change. The homeownership rate in Wilkes-Barre, PA is 47.9%, which is lower than the national average of 63.9%. People in Wilkes-Barre, PA have an average commute time of 17.2 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Wilkes-Barre, PA is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Housing

Property Value

$74,600
2018 Median
± $2,401
$74,600
2017 Median
± $2,083

In 2018, the median property value in Wilkes-Barre, PA stayed at to $74,600 from the previous year's value of $74,600.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Wilkes-Barre, PA compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies and, second, owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property value buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Wilkes-Barre, PA the largest share of households have a property value in the N/A range.

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Household Income

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$35,485
Median Household Income
± $2,241
15.4k
Number of Households
± 681

In 2018, the median household income of the 15.4k households in Wilkes-Barre, PA grew to $35,485 from the previous year's value of $32,484.

The following chart displays the households in Wilkes-Barre, PA distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the < $10k range.

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Property Taxes

$800 - $1,499
Average Range

This chart shows the households in Wilkes-Barre, PA distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Wilkes-Barre, PA the largest share of households pay taxes in the $800 - $1,499 range.

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Rent vs Own

47.9%
2018 Homeownership
47.6%
2017 Homeownership

In 2018, 47.9% of the housing units in Wilkes-Barre, PA were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 47.6%.

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

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Commute Time

17.2 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Wilkes-Barre, PA have a shorter commute time (17.2 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.3 minutes). Additionally, 1.51% of the workforce in Wilkes-Barre, PA have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Method of Travel
  1. Drove Alone
    70.5%
  2. Carpooled
    14.1%
  3. Walked
    6.96%

In 2018, the most common method of travel for workers in Wilkes-Barre, PA was Drove Alone (70.5%), followed by those who Carpooled (14.1%) and those who Walked (6.96%).

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

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Health

92.2% of the population of Wilkes-Barre, PA has health coverage, with 39.4% on employee plans, 29.4% on Medicaid, 12.2% on Medicare, 10% on non-group plans, and 1% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in Pennsylvania was $9,258 in 2014. This is a 4.29% increase from the previous year ($8,877).

Primary care physicians in Luzerne County, PA see 1300 patients per year on average, which represents a 3.59% increase from the previous year (1255 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1543 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 1099 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, Fayette County has the highest prevalence of diabetes (16%). Additionally, Clearfield County has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (39.3%)

Patient to Clinician Ratios

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1,300 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Luzerne County, PA

Primary care physicians in Luzerne County, PA see an average of 1,300 patients per year. This represents a 3.59% increase from the previous year (1,255 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Luzerne County, PA in comparison to its neighboring geographies.

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Behavioral Health Conditions

Data only available at the state level.
State with the Highest Prevalence
  1. 8.26% of the population affected
  2. 8.13% of the population affected
  3. 7.98% of the population affected

In 2016, West Virginia had the highest prevalence of adults with major depressive episode, with 8.26% of the population affected. The second highest is Arkansas (8.13%), followed by New Hampshire (7.98%).

The following map shows the percent of individuals with major depressive episode by state over multiple years.

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Access and Quality

Data only available at state level.
Most prevalent states
  1. 19.2% of adults
  2. 17.9% of adults
  3. 17.6% of adults

In 2016, Mississippi had the highest prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost, at 19.2%. It is followed by Texas (17.9%) and Louisiana (17.6%).

The following map shows the prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost by state over multiple years.

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Health Care Spending

Data is only available at the state level. Showing data for Pennsylvania.
$9,258
Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care in Pennsylvania
$4,634
Per Enrollee Private Health Insurance Spending on Personal Health Care
$9,407
Per Enrollee Medicaid Spending on Personal Health Care
$11,243
Per Enrollee Medicare Spending on Personal Health Care

Between 2013 and 2014, all personal health care spending per capita in Pennsylvania (including private, Medicare, and Medicaid) grew 4.29%, from $8,877 to $9,258.

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

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Health Care Coverage

7.83%
Uninsured
39.4%
Employer Coverage
29.4%
Medicaid
12.2%
Medicare
10%
Non-Group
1%
Military or VA

Between 2017 and 2018, the percent of uninsured citizens in Wilkes-Barre, PA declined by 13.7% from 9.08% to 7.83%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Wilkes-Barre, PA changed over time compared with the percent of individuals enrolled in various types of health insurance.

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Health Risks

Data available at the county level.
Most at risk counties
  1. 16% prevalence
  2. 13.4% prevalence
  3. 13.2% prevalence

Fayette County has the highest prevalence of diabetes in Pennsylvania, at 16%.

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

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