Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX

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Population

131,297

0.685% decline

Poverty Rate

25.6%


Median Age

29.1


Median Household Income

$41,271

7.01% growth

Number of Employees

58,851

0.346% growth

Median Property Value

$99,400

4.41% growth

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In 2017, Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX had a population of 131k people with a median age of 29.1 and a median household income of $41,271. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX declined from 132,203 to 131,297, a -0.685% decrease and its median household income grew from $38,567 to $41,271, a 7.01% increase.

The population of Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX is 48.3% Hispanic or Latino, 21.2% White Alone, and 20.9% Black or African American Alone. 51.8% of the people in Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX speak a non-English language, and 77.8% are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX are The University of Texas at Arlington (12,789 degrees awarded in 2017), Lincoln College of Technology-Grand Prairie (541 degrees), and Brightwood College-Arlington (217 degrees).

The median property value in Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX is $99,400, and the homeownership rate is 38.4%. Most people in Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 24.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX is 2 cars per household.

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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 Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX employs 58.9k people. The largest industries in Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX are Construction (5,929 people), Restaurants & Food Services (4,907 people), and Elementary & secondary schools (2,446 people), and the highest paying industries are Drugs, sundries, & chemical & allied products merchant wholesalers ($106,393), Computer Systems Design ($75,089), and Oil & gas extraction ($71,308).

Median household income in Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX is $41,271. Males in Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX have an average income that is 1.08 times higher than the average income of females, which is $34,037. The income inequality in Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX (measured using the Gini index) is 0.396, which is lower than than the national average.

Wages

Median Household Income

$41,271

2017 value

± $1,128

7.01%

1 Year Growth

± 5.19%

Households in Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX have a median annual income of $41,271, 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 $38,567 in 2016, which represents a 7.01% annual growth.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

$36,623

Average Male Salary

± $3,784

$34,037

Average Female Salary

± $4,980

In 2017, full-time male employees in Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX made 1.08 times more than female employees.

This chart shows the gender-based wage disparity in the 5 most common occupations in Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX 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. American Indian

    $36,575 ± $86,799

  2. Black

    $31,461 ± $4,803

  3. White

    $31,287 ± $3,799

In 2017 the highest paid race/ethnicity of Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX workers was American Indian. These workers were paid 1.16 times more than Black workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity.

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Wage Distribution

0.396

2017 Wage GINI

0.4

2016 Wage GINI

In 2017, the income inequality in Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX was 0.396 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 1.01% decline from 2016 to 2017, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even.

The 2017 the GINI for Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX was lower than than the national average of 0.479. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX in comparison to the national average.

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Income by Location

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In 2018, the PUMA with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX was Austin City (Northwest) PUMA, TX with a value of $139,923, followed by Flower Mound Town & Highland Village City PUMA, TX and Frisco City (East) & Prosper Town PUMA, TX, with respective values of $139,852 and $125,562.

The following map shows all of the PUMAs in Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Poverty by Age and Gender

Females 25 - 34

Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

25.6% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX (32.7k out of 128k 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 6 - 11.

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

    19,804 ± 1,278

  2. Hispanic

    17,315 ± 1,204

  3. Black

    7,567 ± 778

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX 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

58.9k

2017 Value

0.346%

1 Year growth

± 0.346%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX grew at a rate of 0.346%, from 58.6k employees to 58.9k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX, are Cashiers (2,280 people), Cooks (1,949 people), and Laborers & freight, stock, & material movers, hand (1,946 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX, by number of employees, are Cashiers (2,280 people), Cooks (1,949 people), and Laborers & freight, stock, & material movers, hand (1,946 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other pumas, Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX has an unusually high number of residents working as Bill & account collectors (5.25 times higher than expected), Brickmasons, blockmasons, stonemasons, & reinforcing iron & rebar workers (4.71 times), and Cleaners of vehicles & equipment (4.68 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX, by average salary, are Software developers, applications & systems software ($88,324), Civil engineers ($79,345), and Transportation, storage, & distribution managers ($76,700).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

58.9k

2017 Value

0.346%

1 Year growth

± 0.346%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX grew at a rate of 0.346%, from 58.6k employees to 58.9k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX, are Construction (5,929 people), Restaurants & Food Services (4,907 people), and Elementary & secondary schools (2,446 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX, though some of these residents may live in Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX 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 Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX, by number of employees, are Construction (5,929 people), Restaurants & Food Services (4,907 people), and Elementary & secondary schools (2,446 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other pumas, Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX has an unusually high number of Warehousing & storage (4.86 times higher than expected), Nail salons & other personal care services (3.98 times), and Car washes (3.94 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX, by average salary, are Drugs, sundries, & chemical & allied products merchant wholesalers ($106,393), Computer Systems Design ($75,089), and Oil & gas extraction ($71,308).

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Domestic Trade

Domestic Production & Consumption

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

Top Domestic Production in Dollars

  1. $290B

  2. $217B

  3. $175B

In 2015, the top outbound Texas product (by dollars) was Fuel oils with $290B, followed by Gasoline ($217B) and Mixed freight ($175B).

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

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$2.15T

2020 Value

$2.8T

Projected 2045 Value

30.2% growth

In 2020, total outbound Texas trade was $2.15T. This is expected to increase 30.2% to $2.8T by 2045.

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

Most Common Trade Partners

  1. $97.1B

  2. $59.6B

  3. $38.4B

In 2015, the top outbound Texas domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was Louisiana with $97.1B, followed by Oklahoma with $59.6B and California and $38.4B.

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

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Health

69.6% of the population of Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX has health coverage, with 33% on employee plans, 23% on Medicaid, 5.01% on Medicare, 7.58% on non-group plans, and 0.956% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in the puma of Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX was $6,998 in 2014. This is a 5.06% increase from the previous year ($6,661).

Primary care physicians in Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX see 1670 patients per year on average, which represents a 0.12% decrease from the previous year (1672 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1790 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 1012 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, Cass County has the highest prevalence of diabetes (14.5%). Additionally, Angelina County has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (39.6%)

Patient to Clinician Ratios

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1,670 to 1

Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio

Primary care physicians in Texas see an average of 1,670 patients per year. This represents a 0.12% decrease from the previous year (1,672 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%).

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

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Access and Quality

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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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$6,998

Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care 

$4,696

Per Enrollee Private Health Insurance Spending on Personal Health Care

$7,273

Per Enrollee Medicaid Spending on Personal Health Care

$11,895

Per Enrollee Medicare Spending on Personal Health Care

Between 2013 and 2014, all personal health care spending per capita in Texas (including private, Medicare, and Medicaid) grew 5.06%, from $6,661 to $6,998.

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

30.4%

Uninsured

33%

Employer Coverage

23%

Medicaid

5.01%

Medicare

7.58%

Non-Group

0.956%

Military or VA

Between N/A and 2016, the percent of uninsured citizens in Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX stayed by NaNk% from N/A% to 30.4%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX changed over time compared with the percent of individuals enrolled in various types of health insurance.

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Health Risks

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Most at risk counties

  1. 14.5% prevalence

  2. 14.4% prevalence

  3. 14.3% prevalence

Cass County has the highest prevalence of diabetes in Texas, at 14.5%.

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Diversity

Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX is home to a population of 131k people, from which 77.8% are citizens. As of 2016, 30.3% of Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX residents were born outside of the country (40k people).

The ethnic composition of the population of Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX is composed of 63.4k Hispanic or Latino residents (48.3%), 27.8k White Alone residents (21.2%), 27.5k Black or African American Alone residents (20.9%), 9.9k Asian Alone residents (7.54%), 2.35k Two or More Races residents (1.79%), 181 American Indian & Alaska Native Alone residents (0.138%), 107 Some Other Race Alone residents (0.0815%), and 103 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander Alone residents (0.0784%).

The most common foreign languages spoken in Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX are Spanish (48,319 speakers), Vietnamese (5,257 speakers), and Yoruba, Twi, Igbo, or Other Languages of Western Africa (1,461 speakers).

Age

Age by Nativity

24

Median Native-Born Age

± 0.7

39

Median Foreign-Born Age

± 0.9

In 2017, the median age of all people in Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX was 29.1. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 24, were generally younger than than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 39. But people in Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX are getting getting older. In 2016, the average age of all Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX residents was 29.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

30.3%

2016 Foreign-Born Population

40k people

29.5%

2015 Foreign-Born Population

39k people

As of 2016, 30.3% of Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX residents (40k people) were born outside of the United States, which is higher than the national average of 13.7%. In 2015, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX was 29.5%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

The following chart shows the percentage of foreign-born residents in Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX compared to that of it's neighboring and parent geographies.

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Global Diversity

Most Common Origin

  1. Mexico

    21,704 ± 3,305 people

  2. Vietnam

    4,206 ± 1,567 people

  3. El Salvador

    2,350 ± 1,179 people

In 2017, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX was Mexico, the natal country of 21,704 Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX residents, followed by Vietnam with 4,206 and El Salvador with 2,350.

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Citizenship

77.8%

2017 Citizenship

77.8%

2016 Citizenship

As of 2017, 77.8% of Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX residents were US citizens, which is lower than the national average of 93.2%. In 2016, the percentage of US citizens in Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX was 77.8%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

Most Common

  1. Hispanic or Latino

    63.4k ± 2.89k

  2. White Alone

    27.8k ± 1.37k

  3. Black or African American Alone

    27.5k ± 1.78k

In 2017, there were 2.28 times more Hispanic or Latino residents (63.4k people) in Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX than any other race or ethnicity. There were 27.8k White Alone and 27.5k Black or African American Alone residents, the second and third most common racial or ethnic groups.

The following bar chart shows the 8 races and ethnicities represented in Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX as a share of the total population.

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Non-English Speakers

Most Common Languages

  1. Spanish

    48,319 speakers (40.1%)

  2. Vietnamese

    5,257 speakers (4.36%)

  3. Yoruba, Twi, Igbo, or Other Languages of Western Africa

    1,461 speakers (1.21%)

51.8% of Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX citizens are speakers of a non-English language, which is higher than the national average of 21.9%. In 2017, the most common non-English language spoken in Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX was Spanish. 40.1% of the overall population of Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX are native Spanish speakers. 4.36% speak Vietnamese and 1.21% speak Spanish, the next two most common languages.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period

  1. Vietnam

    1,504 ± 256

  2. Gulf War (2001-)

    901 ± 195

  3. Gulf War (1990s)

    633 ± 240

Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 1.67 times greater than any other conflict.

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Education

In 2017, universities in Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX awarded 14,225 degrees. The student population of Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX is skewed towards women, with 18,921 male students and 29,590 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX are White (5,362 and 44.3%), followed by Hispanic or Latino (2,905 and 24%), Black or African American (2,047 and 16.9%), and Asian (1,133 and 9.35%).

The largest universities in Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX by number of degrees awarded are The University of Texas at Arlington (12,789 and 89.9%), Lincoln College of Technology-Grand Prairie (541 and 3.8%), and Brightwood College-Arlington (217 and 1.53%).

The most popular majors in Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX are Registered Nursing (3,563 and 25%), Social Work (726 and 5.1%), and General Business Administration & Management (612 and 4.3%).

The median tuition costs in Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX are $N/A for private four year colleges, and $7,542 and $22,742 respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.

Concentrations

Most Common

  1. 3,563 degrees awarded

  2. 446 degrees awarded

  3. 313 degrees awarded

In 2015, the most common concentation for Bachelors Degree recipients in Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX was Registered Nursing with 3,563 degrees awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of students graduating with a Bachelors Degree from schools in Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX according to their major.

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Universities

Largest Universities by degrees awarded

  1. 12,789 degrees awarded

  2. 541 degrees awarded

  3. 217 degrees awarded

$7,542

Median In-State Public

$N/A

Median Private

In 2017, the Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX institution with the largest number of graduating students was The University of Texas at Arlington with 12,789 degrees awarded.

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Student Gender for Common Institutions

5,607

Degrees Awarded to Men

8,618

Degrees Awarded to Women

In 2017, 5,607 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX, which is 0.651 times less than the 8,618 female students who received degrees in the same year.

This chart displays the gender disparity between the top 5 institutions in Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX by degrees awarded.

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Student Race and Ethnicity

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    5,362 degrees awarded

  2. Hispanic or Latino

    2,905 degrees awarded

  3. Black or African American

    2,047 degrees awarded

In 2017 the majority of degrees awarded at institutions in Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX were to White students. These 5,362 degrees mean that there were 1.85 times more White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Hispanic or Latino, with 2,905 degrees awarded.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX was $99,400 in 2017, which is 0.433 times smaller than the national average of $229,700. Between 2016 and 2017 the median property value increased from $95,200 to $99,400, a 4.41% increase. The homeownership rate in Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX is 38.4%, which is lower than the national average of 63.9%. People in Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX have an average commute time of 24.1 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Housing

Property Value

$99,400

2017 Median

± $1,950

$95,200

2016 Median

± $1,881

In 2017, the median property value in Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX grew to to $99,400 from the previous year's value of $95,200.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX 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 Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX the largest share of households have a property value in the $100k - $125k 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.

$41,271

Median Household Income

± $1,128

42.2k

Number of Households

± 1,498

In 2017, the median household income of the 42.2k households in Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX grew to $41,271 from the previous year's value of $38,567.

The following chart displays the households in Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX 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 $60k - $75k range.

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Property Taxes

$2k - $3k

Average Range

This chart shows the households in Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX the largest share of households pay taxes in the $2k - $3k range.

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Rent vs Own

38.4%

2017 Homeownership

38.2%

2016 Homeownership

In 2017, 38.4% of the housing units in Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 38.2%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is lower than the national average of 63.9%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

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Commute Time

24.1 minutes

Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX have a shorter commute time (24.1 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.1 minutes). Additionally, 1.63% of the workforce in Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

The chart below shows how the median household income in Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX compares to that of it's neighboring and parent geographies.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Method of Travel

  1. Drove Alone

    75.9%

  2. Carpooled

    14.7%

  3. Worked At Home

    4.36%

In 2017, the most common method of travel for workers in Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX was Drove Alone (75.9%), followed by those who Carpooled (14.7%) and those who Worked At Home (4.36%).

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 Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Arlington (East) & Grand Prairie (West Central) Cities PUMA, TX have 2 cars, followed by 1 car.

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