Kings County, NY

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Population
2.58M
2.49% 1-year decline
US Senator
Chuck Schumer
Democratic Party
US Senator
Kirsten Gillibrand
Democratic Party
Median Age
35.4

Poverty Rate
21.1%

Median Household Income
$61,220
7.51% 1-year growth
Median Property Value
$759,400
8.21% 1-year growth
Number of Employees
1.24M
1.11% 1-year decline

About

In 2018, Kings County, NY had a population of 2.58M people with a median age of 35.4 and a median household income of $61,220. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Kings County, NY declined from 2.65M to 2.58M, a -2.49% decrease and its median household income grew from $56,942 to $61,220, a 7.51% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Kings County, NY are White (Non-Hispanic) (36.2%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (29.9%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (11.6%), Other (Hispanic) (8.33%), and White (Hispanic) (7.36%). 44.3% of the people in Kings County, NY speak a non-English language, and 86.5% are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Kings County, NY are CUNY Brooklyn College (3,824 degrees awarded in 2017), CUNY New York City College of Technology (2,712 degrees), and CUNY Kingsborough Community College (2,590 degrees).

The median property value in Kings County, NY is $759,400, and the homeownership rate is 30.6%. Most people in Kings County, NY commute by Public Transit, and the average commute time is 41.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Kings County, NY is 0 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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This chart presents movement trends over time in the state of New York 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 New York went to Hillary Rodham Clinton with 79.5% of the vote. The runner-up was Donald J. Trump (17.5%), followed by Other (2.98%). 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.

Kings 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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Hillary Rodham Clinton
Popular Vote for New York
79.5% for the Democratic 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 Kings County, NY have changed over time starting in 2008.

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Diversity

Kings County, NY is home to a population of 2.58M people, from which 86.5% are citizens. As of 2018, 36.7% of Kings County, NY residents were born outside of the country (949k people).

In 2018, there were 1.21 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (936k people) in Kings County, NY than any other race or ethnicity. There were 771k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 299k Asian (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

The most common foreign languages spoken in Kings County, NY are Spanish (361,282 speakers), Chinese (Incl. Mandarin, Cantonese) (170,433 speakers), and Russian (119,593 speakers).

Race and Ethnicity

Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Kings County, NY
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    936k ± 2.23k
  2. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)
    771k ± 4.32k
  3. Asian (Non-Hispanic)
    299k ± 5.48k
19.1%
Hispanic Population
493k people

In 2018, there were 1.21 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (936k people) in Kings County, NY than any other race or ethnicity. There were 771k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 299k Asian (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

19.1% of the people in Kings County, NY are hispanic (493k people).

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

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Non-English Speakers

Most Common Languages
  1. Spanish
    361,282 speakers (15.1%)
  2. Chinese (Incl. Mandarin, Cantonese)
    170,433 speakers (7.11%)
  3. Russian
    119,593 speakers (4.99%)

44.3% of Kings County, NY citizens are speakers of a non-English language, which is higher than the national average of 21.9%. In 2018, the most common non-English language spoken in Kings County, NY was Spanish. 15.1% of the overall population of Kings County, NY are native Spanish speakers. 7.11% speak Chinese (Incl. Mandarin, Cantonese) and 4.99% speak Spanish, the next two most common languages.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

36.7%
2018 Foreign-Born Population
949k people
36.7%
2017 Foreign-Born Population
972k people

As of 2018, 36.7% of Kings County, NY residents (949k people) were born outside of the United States, which is higher than the national average of 13.7%. In 2017, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Kings County, NY was 36.7%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Age by Nativity

28
Median Native-Born Age
± 0.2
49
Median Foreign-Born Age
± 0.5

In 2018, the median age of all people in Kings County, NY was 35.4. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 28, were generally younger than than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 49. But people in Kings County, NY are getting getting older. In 2017, the average age of all Kings County, NY residents was 35.

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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

86.5%
2018 Citizenship
85.7%
2017 Citizenship

As of 2018, 86.5% of Kings County, NY residents were US citizens, which is lower than the national average of 93.2%. In 2017, the percentage of US citizens in Kings County, NY was 85.7%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    11,668 ± 1,356
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    7,544 ± 1,479
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    4,092 ± 1,079

Kings County, NY has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 1.55 times greater than any other conflict.

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Economy

Median household income in Kings County, NY is $61,220. In 2018, the tract with the highest Median Household Income in Kings County, NY was Census Tract 21 with a value of $214,732, followed by Census Tract 165 and Census Tract 67, with respective values of $168,984 and $168,194.

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 Kings County, NY employs 1.24M people. The largest industries in Kings County, NY are Health Care & Social Assistance (221,935 people), Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services (132,252 people), and Educational Services (125,040 people), and the highest paying industries are Finance & Insurance ($85,944), Utilities ($80,949), and Management of Companies & Enterprises ($77,898).

Wages

Median Household Income

$61,220
2018 value
± $1,083
7.51%
1 Year Growth
± 2.5%

Households in Kings County, NY have a median annual income of $61,220, 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 $56,942 in 2017, which represents a 7.51% annual growth.

The following chart shows how the median household income in Kings County, NY compares to that of its neighboring and parent geographies.

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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 Kings 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. Census Tract 21
  2. Census Tract 165
  3. Census Tract 67

In 2018, the tract with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Kings County, NY was Census Tract 21 with a value of $214,732, followed by Census Tract 165 and Census Tract 67, with respective values of $168,984 and $168,194.

The following map shows all of the tracts in Kings County, NY colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Poverty by Age and Gender

Females 25 - 34
Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

21.1% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Kings County, NY (545k out of 2.58M 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 35 - 44 and then Males 25 - 34.

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
    212,266 ± 2,777
  2. Black
    176,091 ± 3,126
  3. Hispanic
    142,828 ± 2,561

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Kings County, NY is White, followed by Black and Hispanic.

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

1.24M
2018 Value
± 17,651
-1.11%
1 Year decline
± 2.03%

From 2017 to 2018, employment in Kings County, NY declined at a rate of -1.11%, from 1.25M employees to 1.24M employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Kings County, NY, are Office & Administrative Support Occupations (133,720 people), Management Occupations (113,947 people), and Sales & Related Occupations (102,457 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Kings County, NY.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Kings County, NY, by number of employees, are Office & Administrative Support Occupations (133,720 people), Management Occupations (113,947 people), and Sales & Related Occupations (102,457 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other counties, Kings County, NY has an unusually high number of residents working as Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, & Media Occupations (3.32 times higher than expected), Healthcare Support Occupations (2.11 times), and Legal Occupations (1.7 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Kings County, NY, by median earnings, are Legal Occupations ($100,003), Computer & Mathematical Occupations ($95,116), and Computer, Engineering, & Science Occupations ($86,662).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

1.24M
2018 Value
± 17,651
-1.11%
1 Year decline
± 2.03%

From 2017 to 2018, employment in Kings County, NY declined at a rate of -1.11%, from 1.25M employees to 1.24M employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Kings County, NY, are Health Care & Social Assistance (221,935 people), Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services (132,252 people), and Educational Services (125,040 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Kings County, NY, though some of these residents may live in Kings 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 Kings County, NY, by number of employees, are Health Care & Social Assistance (221,935 people), Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services (132,252 people), and Educational Services (125,040 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other counties, Kings County, NY has an unusually high number of Information (2.22 times higher than expected), Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation (1.46 times), and Real Estate & Rental & Leasing (1.45 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Kings County, NY, by median earnings, are Finance & Insurance ($85,944), Utilities ($80,949), and Management of Companies & Enterprises ($77,898).

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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 Kings County, NY awarded 19,807 degrees. The student population of Kings County, NY is skewed towards women, with 40,811 male students and 48,868 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Kings County, NY are White (6,488 and 35.3%), followed by Black or African American (5,103 and 27.8%), Hispanic or Latino (3,528 and 19.2%), and Asian (2,407 and 13.1%).

The largest universities in Kings County, NY by number of degrees awarded are CUNY Brooklyn College (3,824 and 19.3%), CUNY New York City College of Technology (2,712 and 13.7%), and CUNY Kingsborough Community College (2,590 and 13.1%).

The most popular majors in Kings County, NY are Liberal Arts & Sciences (1,365 and 6.89%), General Business Administration & Management (1,286 and 6.49%), and Talmudic Studies (1,077 and 5.44%).

The median tuition costs in Kings County, NY are $9,900 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. 842 degree-majorss awarded
  2. 678 degree-majorss awarded
  3. 667 degree-majorss awarded

In 2015, the most common concentation for Bachelors Degree recipients in Kings County, NY was Talmudic Studies with 842 degree-majorss awarded.

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

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Universities

Largest Universities by degrees awarded
  1. 3,824 degrees awarded
  2. 2,712 degrees awarded
  3. 2,590 degrees awarded
$6,530
Median In-State Public
$9,900
Median Private

In 2017, the Kings County, NY institution with the largest number of graduating students was CUNY Brooklyn College with 3,824 degrees awarded.

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Student Gender for Common Institutions

7,662
Degrees Awarded to Men
12,145
Degrees Awarded to Women

In 2017, 7,662 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Kings County, NY, which is 0.631 times less than the 12,145 female students who received degrees in the same year.

This chart displays the gender disparity between the top 5 institutions in Kings County, NY by degrees awarded.

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Student Race and Ethnicity

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity
  1. White
    6,488 degrees awarded
  2. Black or African American
    5,103 degrees awarded
  3. Hispanic or Latino
    3,528 degrees awarded

In 2017 the majority of degrees awarded at institutions in Kings County, NY were to White students. These 6,488 degrees mean that there were 1.27 times more White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Black or African American, with 5,103 degrees awarded.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Kings County, NY was $759,400 in 2018, which is 3.31 times larger than the national average of $229,700. Between 2017 and 2018 the median property value increased from $701,800 to $759,400, a 8.21% increase. The homeownership rate in Kings County, NY is 30.6%, which is lower than the national average of 63.9%. People in Kings County, NY have an average commute time of 41.3 minutes, and they commute by Public Transit. Car ownership in Kings County, NY is lower than the national average, with an average of 0 cars per household.

Housing

Property Value

$759,400
2018 Median
± $15,462
$701,800
2017 Median
± $10,709

In 2018, the median property value in Kings County, NY grew to to $759,400 from the previous year's value of $701,800.

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

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Household Income

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$61,220
Median Household Income
± $1,083
969k
Number of Households
± 15,594

In 2018, the median household income of the 969k households in Kings County, NY grew to $61,220 from the previous year's value of $56,942.

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

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Rent vs Own

30.6%
2018 Homeownership
30.4%
2017 Homeownership

In 2018, 30.6% of the housing units in Kings County, NY were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 30.4%.

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

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Commute Time

41.3 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Kings County, NY have a longer commute time (41.3 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.7 minutes). Additionally, 7.39% of the workforce in Kings County, NY have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Method of Travel
  1. Public Transit
    60.7%
  2. Drove Alone
    18.8%
  3. Walked
    8.61%

In 2018, the most common method of travel for workers in Kings County, NY was Public Transit (60.7%), followed by those who Drove Alone (18.8%) and those who Walked (8.61%).

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

0 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Kings County, NY distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Kings County, NY have 0 cars, followed by 1 car.

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Health

93.1% of the population of Kings County, NY has health coverage, with 40.1% on employee plans, 32.5% on Medicaid, 8.06% on Medicare, 12.1% on non-group plans, and 0.304% 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 Kings County, NY see 1573 patients per year on average, which represents a 1.81% decrease from the previous year (1602 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1603 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 532 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

1,573 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Kings County, NY

Primary care physicians in Kings County, NY see an average of 1,573 patients per year. This represents a 1.81% decrease from the previous year (1,602 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Kings 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

6.94%
Uninsured
40.1%
Employer Coverage
32.5%
Medicaid
8.06%
Medicare
12.1%
Non-Group
0.304%
Military or VA

Between N/A and 2017, the percent of uninsured citizens in Kings County, NY N/A by N/A from N/A% to 6.94%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Kings 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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