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0.15% growth
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Median Household Income
3.96% growth
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0.42% growth
Median Property Value
2.86% growth

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The economy of Butler County, PA employs 92,275 people. The economy of Butler County, PA is specialized in Utilities; Management of Companies & Enterprises; and Manufacturing, which employ respectively 1.72; 1.44; and 1.32 times more people than what would be expected in a location of this size. The largest industries in Butler County, PA are Healthcare & Social Assistance (13,483), Manufacturing (12,575), and Retail trade (11,766), and the highest paying industries are Utilities ($72,330), Professional, Scientific, Tech Services ($64,715), and Finance & Insurance ($54,571).

Median household income in Butler County, PA is $63,345. Males in Butler County, PA have an average income that is 1.41 times higher than the average income of females, which is $52,603. The income inequality of Butler County, PA (measured using the Gini index) is 0.477 which is lower than the national average.


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Insurance and Medicare coverage combined with state and county level health and safety statistics for Butler County, PA. In Butler County, PA the age groups most likely to have health care coverage are 55-64 and 55-64, men and women, respectively. The location has a 1 to 62 primary care clinician to patient ratio and a Medicare reimbursement average per patient per year of $9,639. Philadelphia County, PA has the highest prevalence of homicides of any county in Pennsylvania.


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Butler County, PA is home to a population of 185,974 people, from which 99% are citizens. The ethnic composition of the population of Butler County, PA is composed of 177,021 White residents (95.2%), 2,440 Hispanic residents (1.31%), 2,279 Two+ residents (1.23%), 1,953 Black residents (1.05%), and 1,908 Asian residents (1.03%). The most common foreign languages in Butler County, PA are Spanish (1,436 speakers), German (625 speakers), and French (477 speakers), but compared to other places, Butler County, PA has a relative high number of Other Slavic (206 speakers), German (625 speakers), and Italian (384 speakers).


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In 2015 universities in Butler County, PA awarded 2,697 degrees. The student population of Butler County, PA is skewed towards females, with 989 male students and 1,708 female students. Most students in Butler County, PA are White (2,363 and 87.6%), followed by Unknown (129 and 4.78%), Black or African American (103 and 3.82%), and Two or more races (36 and 1.33%). The largest universities in Butler County, PA by number of graduates are Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania (2,138 and 79.3%), Butler County Community College (524 and 19.4%), and Butler Beauty Academy (27 and 1%). The most popular majors in Butler County, PA are General Business Administration & Management (169 and 6.27%), General Special Education & Teaching (138 and 5.12%), and General Health & Wellness (129 and 4.78%). The median tuition costs in Butler County, PA are N/A for private four year colleges, and $7,238 and $10,858 respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.



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Housing & Living

The median property value in Butler County, PA is $183,200, which is 0.89 times smaller than the national average of $205,000. Between 2015 and 2016 the median property value increased from $178,100 to $183,200, a 2.86% increase. The homeownership rate of Butler County, PA is 76.7%, which is higher than the national average of 63.6%. People in Butler County, PA have an average commute time of 25.4 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Butler County, PA is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.


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