Norristown Borough PUMA, PA

Public Use Microdata Area (PUMA)

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Population
124,435
0.316% 1-year growth
US Senator
Bob Casey Jr.
Democratic Party
US Senator
Pat Toomey
Republican Party
Median Age
40.2

Poverty Rate
9.6%

Median Household Income
$78,814
1.62% 1-year growth
Median Property Value
$301,100
1.59% 1-year growth
Number of Employees
60,130
2.62% 1-year growth

About

In 2018, Norristown Borough PUMA, PA had a population of 124k people with a median age of 40.2 and a median household income of $78,814. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Norristown Borough PUMA, PA grew from 124,043 to 124,435, a 0.316% increase and its median household income grew from $77,558 to $78,814, a 1.62% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Norristown Borough PUMA, PA are White (Non-Hispanic) (64.3%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (16.5%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (6.37%), White (Hispanic) (5.24%), and Other (Hispanic) (3.59%). 16.9% of the people in Norristown Borough PUMA, PA speak a non-English language, and 93.6% are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Montgomery County (Central)--Norristown Borough PUMA, PA are Montgomery County Community College (1,551 degrees awarded in 2017), Premier Barber Institute (9 degrees), and Theological Seminary of the Reformed Episcopal Church (6 degrees).

The median property value in Norristown Borough PUMA, PA is $301,100, and the homeownership rate is 64.4%. Most people in Norristown Borough PUMA, PA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 26.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Norristown Borough PUMA, 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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Civics

In the 2016 presidential election, the popular vote in Pennsylvania went to Donald J. Trump with 48.6% of the vote. The runner-up was Hillary Rodham Clinton (47.9%), followed by Gary Johnson (2.4%). 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.

Pennsylvania 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
48.6% 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.

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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 Pennsylvania have changed over time starting in 2008.

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Diversity

Norristown Borough PUMA, PA is home to a population of 124k people, from which 93.6% are citizens. As of 2018, 12.5% of Norristown Borough PUMA, PA residents were born outside of the country (15.6k people).

In 2018, there were 3.91 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (80k people) in Norristown Borough PUMA, PA than any other race or ethnicity. There were 20.5k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 7.93k Asian (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

The most common foreign languages spoken in Norristown Borough PUMA, PA are Spanish (9,287 speakers), Korean (1,988 speakers), and Chinese (Incl. Mandarin, Cantonese) (1,295 speakers).

Race and Ethnicity

Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Norristown Borough PUMA, PA
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    80k ± 1.11k
  2. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)
    20.5k ± 928
  3. Asian (Non-Hispanic)
    7.93k ± 802
10%
Hispanic Population
12.5k people

In 2018, there were 3.91 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (80k people) in Norristown Borough PUMA, PA than any other race or ethnicity. There were 20.5k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 7.93k Asian (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

10% of the people in Norristown Borough PUMA, PA are hispanic (12.5k people).

The following chart shows the 7 races represented in Norristown Borough PUMA, PA as a share of the total population.

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Non-English Speakers

Most Common Languages
  1. Spanish
    9,287 speakers (7.92%)
  2. Korean
    1,988 speakers (1.7%)
  3. Chinese (Incl. Mandarin, Cantonese)
    1,295 speakers (1.1%)

16.9% of Norristown Borough PUMA, PA citizens are speakers of a non-English language, which is lower than the national average of 21.9%. In 2018, the most common non-English language spoken in Norristown Borough PUMA, PA was Spanish. 7.92% of the overall population of Norristown Borough PUMA, PA are native Spanish speakers. 1.7% speak Korean and 1.1% speak Spanish, the next two most common languages.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

12.5%
2018 Foreign-Born Population
15.6k people
12%
2016 Foreign-Born Population
14.8k people

As of 2018, 12.5% of Norristown Borough PUMA, PA residents (15.6k people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.7%. In 2016, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Norristown Borough PUMA, PA was 12%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Age by Nativity

40
Median Native-Born Age
± 0.8
43
Median Foreign-Born Age
± 1.5

In 2018, the median age of all people in Norristown Borough PUMA, PA was 40.2. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 40, were generally younger than than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 43. But people in Norristown Borough PUMA, PA are getting getting older. In 2017, the average age of all Norristown Borough PUMA, PA residents was 40.

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Global Diversity

Most Common Origin
  1. Mexico
    4,256 ± 1,574 people
  2. Korea
    2,020 ± 1,094 people
  3. India
    1,493 ± 943 people

In 2017, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Norristown Borough PUMA, PA was Mexico, the natal country of 4,256 Norristown Borough PUMA, PA residents, followed by Korea with 2,020 and India with 1,493.

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Citizenship

93.6%
2018 Citizenship
93.5%
2017 Citizenship

As of 2018, 93.6% of Norristown Borough PUMA, PA residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.2%. In 2017, the percentage of US citizens in Norristown Borough PUMA, PA was 93.5%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    2,381 ± 307
  2. Gulf War (1990s)
    666 ± 142
  3. Korea
    616 ± 149

Norristown Borough PUMA, PA has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 3.58 times greater than any other conflict.

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Economy

Median household income in Norristown Borough PUMA, PA is $78,814. In 2018, the PUMA with the highest Median Household Income in Norristown Borough PUMA, PA was Broomall & Ardmore (West) PUMA, PA with a value of $108,761, followed by King of Prussia & Ardmore (East) PUMA, PA and Bucks County (Central) PUMA, PA, with respective values of $104,430 and $103,452.

Males in Norristown Borough PUMA, PA have an average income that is 1.21 times higher than the average income of females, which is $68,273. The income inequality in Norristown Borough PUMA, PA (measured using the Gini index) is 0.485, which is higher than than the national average.

The economy of Norristown Borough PUMA, PA employs 60.1k people. The largest industries in Norristown Borough PUMA, PA are Restaurants & Food Services (4,175 people), Elementary & secondary schools (3,875 people), and Hospitals (3,295 people), and the highest paying industries are Household appliances & electrical & electronic goods merchant wholesalers ($224,197), Machinery, equipment, & supplies merchant wholesalers ($213,195), and Management of companies & enterprises ($167,064).

Wages

Median Household Income

$78,814
2018 value
± $2,487
1.62%
1 Year Growth
± 4.39%

Households in Norristown Borough PUMA, PA have a median annual income of $78,814, which is more than the median annual income of $61,937 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $77,558 in 2017, which represents a 1.62% annual growth.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

$82,383
Average Male Salary in Norristown Borough PUMA, PA
± $12,766
$68,273
Average Female Salary in Norristown Borough PUMA, PA
± $10,372

In 2017, full-time male employees in Norristown Borough PUMA, PA made 1.21 times more than female employees.

This chart shows the gender-based wage disparity in the 5 most common occupations in Norristown Borough PUMA, PA by number of full-time employees.

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Wage by Race and Ethnicity in Common Jobs

Highest Average Salaries by Race & Ethnicity in Norristown Borough PUMA, PA
  1. Asian
    $75,393 ± $32,613
  2. White
    $71,689 ± $9,335
  3. Black
    $45,649 ± $11,571

In 2017 the highest paid race/ethnicity of Norristown Borough PUMA, PA workers was Asian. These workers were paid 1.05 times more than White workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity in Norristown Borough PUMA, PA.

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Wage Distribution

0.485
2017 Wage GINI in Norristown Borough PUMA, PA
0.474
2016 Wage GINI in Norristown Borough PUMA, PA

In 2017, the income inequality in Norristown Borough PUMA, PA was 0.485 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 2.21% growth from 2016 to 2017, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat less even. The GINI for Norristown Borough PUMA, PA was higher than than the national average of 0.479. In other words, wages are distributed less evenly in Norristown Borough PUMA, PA 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 Norristown Borough PUMA, PA was Broomall & Ardmore (West) PUMA, PA with a value of $108,761, followed by King of Prussia & Ardmore (East) PUMA, PA and Bucks County (Central) PUMA, PA, with respective values of $104,430 and $103,452.

The following map shows all of the PUMAs in Norristown Borough PUMA, PA colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Poverty by Age and Gender

Females 35 - 44
Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

9.6% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Norristown Borough PUMA, PA (11.5k out of 120k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is lower than the national average of 13.1%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 35 - 44, followed by Females 25 - 34 and then Females 55 - 64.

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
    5,887 ± 592
  2. Black
    3,316 ± 422
  3. Hispanic
    2,933 ± 395

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Norristown Borough PUMA, PA 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

60.1k
2017 Value
2.62%
1 Year growth
± 2.62%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Norristown Borough PUMA, PA grew at a rate of 2.62%, from 58.6k employees to 60.1k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Norristown Borough PUMA, PA, are Miscellaneous managers (1,942 people), Elementary & middle school teachers (1,848 people), and Secretaries & administrative assistants (1,525 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Norristown Borough PUMA, PA.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Norristown Borough PUMA, PA, by number of employees, are Miscellaneous managers (1,942 people), Elementary & middle school teachers (1,848 people), and Secretaries & administrative assistants (1,525 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other PUMAs, Norristown Borough PUMA, PA has an unusually high number of residents working as Brickmasons, blockmasons, stonemasons, & reinforcing iron & rebar workers (5.71 times higher than expected), Medical scientists, & life scientists, all other (3.91 times), and Chemists & materials scientists (3.87 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Norristown Borough PUMA, PA, by average salary, are Physicians & surgeons ($254,613), Chief executives & legislators ($222,248), and Sales representatives, services, all other ($202,104).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

60.1k
2017 Value
2.62%
1 Year growth
± 2.62%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Norristown Borough PUMA, PA grew at a rate of 2.62%, from 58.6k employees to 60.1k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Norristown Borough PUMA, PA, are Restaurants & Food Services (4,175 people), Elementary & secondary schools (3,875 people), and Hospitals (3,295 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Norristown Borough PUMA, PA, though some of these residents may live in Norristown Borough PUMA, 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 Norristown Borough PUMA, PA, by number of employees, are Restaurants & Food Services (4,175 people), Elementary & secondary schools (3,875 people), and Hospitals (3,295 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other PUMAs, Norristown Borough PUMA, PA has an unusually high number of Pharmaceutical & medicine manufacturing (10.7 times higher than expected), Hardware, & plumbing & heating equipment, & supplies merchant wholesalers (4.83 times), and Other administrative & other support services (2.96 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Norristown Borough PUMA, PA, by average salary, are Household appliances & electrical & electronic goods merchant wholesalers ($224,197), Machinery, equipment, & supplies merchant wholesalers ($213,195), and Management of companies & enterprises ($167,064).

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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 Montgomery County (Central)--Norristown Borough PUMA, PA awarded 1,568 degrees. The student population of Montgomery County (Central)--Norristown Borough PUMA, PA is skewed towards women, with 4,568 male students and 5,891 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Montgomery County (Central)--Norristown Borough PUMA, PA are White (1,025 and 66.7%), followed by Black or African American (154 and 10%), Unknown (125 and 8.13%), and Asian (91 and 5.92%).

The largest universities in Montgomery County (Central)--Norristown Borough PUMA, PA by number of degrees awarded are Montgomery County Community College (1,551 and 98.9%), Premier Barber Institute (9 and 0.574%), and Theological Seminary of the Reformed Episcopal Church (6 and 0.383%).

The most popular majors in Montgomery County (Central)--Norristown Borough PUMA, PA are Liberal Arts & Sciences (526 and 33.5%), General Business (132 and 8.42%), and Registered Nursing (126 and 8.04%).

The median tuition costs in Montgomery County (Central)--Norristown Borough PUMA, PA are $N/A 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. 132 degree-majorss awarded
  2. 126 degree-majorss awarded
  3. 526 degree-majorss awarded

In 2015, the most common concentation for Associates Degree recipients in Montgomery County (Central)--Norristown Borough PUMA, PA was General Business with 132 degree-majorss awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of students graduating with a Associates Degree from schools in Montgomery County (Central)--Norristown Borough PUMA, PA according to their major.

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Universities

Largest Universities by degrees awarded
  1. 1,551 degrees awarded
  2. 9 degrees awarded
  3. 6 degrees awarded
$N/A
Median In-State Public
$N/A
Median Private

In 2017, the Montgomery County (Central)--Norristown Borough PUMA, PA institution with the largest number of graduating students was Montgomery County Community College with 1,551 degrees awarded.

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Student Gender for Common Institutions

651
Degrees Awarded to Men
917
Degrees Awarded to Women

In 2017, 651 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Montgomery County (Central)--Norristown Borough PUMA, PA, which is 0.71 times less than the 917 female students who received degrees in the same year.

This chart displays the gender disparity between the institutions in Montgomery County (Central)--Norristown Borough PUMA, PA by degrees awarded.

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Student Race and Ethnicity

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity
  1. White
    1,025 degrees awarded
  2. Black or African American
    154 degrees awarded
  3. Unknown
    125 degrees awarded

In 2017 the majority of degrees awarded at institutions in Montgomery County (Central)--Norristown Borough PUMA, PA were to White students. These 1,025 degrees mean that there were 6.66 times more White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Black or African American, with 154 degrees awarded.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Norristown Borough PUMA, PA was $301,100 in 2018, which is 1.31 times larger than the national average of $229,700. Between 2017 and 2018 the median property value increased from $296,400 to $301,100, a 1.59% increase. The homeownership rate in Norristown Borough PUMA, PA is 64.4%, which is higher than the national average of 63.9%. People in Norristown Borough PUMA, PA have an average commute time of 26.7 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Norristown Borough PUMA, PA is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Housing

Property Value

$301,100
2018 Median
± $6,055
$296,400
2017 Median
± $5,523

In 2018, the median property value in Norristown Borough PUMA, PA grew to to $301,100 from the previous year's value of $296,400.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Norristown Borough PUMA, 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 Norristown Borough PUMA, 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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$78,814
Median Household Income
± $2,487
47.7k
Number of Households
± 1,401

In 2018, the median household income of the 47.7k households in Norristown Borough PUMA, PA grew to $78,814 from the previous year's value of $77,558.

The following chart displays the households in Norristown Borough PUMA, 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 $200k+ range.

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Property Taxes

$3k+
Average Range

This chart shows the households in Norristown Borough PUMA, PA distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Norristown Borough PUMA, PA the largest share of households pay taxes in the $3k+ range.

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Rent vs Own

64.4%
2018 Homeownership
64.5%
2017 Homeownership

In 2018, 64.4% of the housing units in Norristown Borough PUMA, PA were occupied by their owner. This percentage declined from the previous year's rate of 64.5%.

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

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Commute Time

26.7 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Norristown Borough PUMA, PA have a longer commute time (26.7 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.3 minutes). Additionally, 2.39% of the workforce in Norristown Borough PUMA, PA have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Method of Travel
  1. Drove Alone
    77.4%
  2. Carpooled
    7.95%
  3. Worked At Home
    5.81%

In 2018, the most common method of travel for workers in Norristown Borough PUMA, PA was Drove Alone (77.4%), followed by those who Carpooled (7.95%) and those who Worked At Home (5.81%).

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

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Health

93% of the population of Norristown Borough PUMA, PA has health coverage, with 54.8% on employee plans, 11.9% on Medicaid, 13.3% on Medicare, 12.6% on non-group plans, and 0.484% 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 Pennsylvania see 1232 patients per year on average, which represents a 0.326% increase from the previous year (1228 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1481 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 559 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

Data is only available at the state level. Showing data for Pennsylvania.
1,232 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Pennsylvania

Primary care physicians in Pennsylvania see an average of 1,232 patients per year. This represents a 0.326% increase from the previous year (1,228 patients).

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

6.95%
Uninsured
54.8%
Employer Coverage
11.9%
Medicaid
13.3%
Medicare
12.6%
Non-Group
0.484%
Military or VA

Between N/A and 2018, the percent of uninsured citizens in Norristown Borough PUMA, PA N/A by N/A from N/A% to 6.95%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Norristown Borough PUMA, 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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