Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA

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2020 Population
139,563
0.0952% 1-year decline
US Senator
Jon Ossoff
Democratic Party
US Senator
Raphael Warnock
Democratic Party
2020 Median Age
39.5
0.509% 1-year increase
2020 Poverty Rate
24.2%
1.74% 1-year decrease
2020 Median Household Income
$39,853
2.75% 1-year growth
2020 Median Property Value
$85,800
3% 1-year growth
2020 Employed Population
48,513
1.18% 1-year growth

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In 2020, Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA had a population of 140k people with a median age of 39.5 and a median household income of $39,853. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA declined from 139,696 to 139,563, a −0.0952% decrease and its median household income grew from $38,785 to $39,853, a 2.75% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA are White (Non-Hispanic) (60.6%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (33.1%), White (Hispanic) (2.61%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.21%), and Other (Hispanic) (1.06%).

3.76% of the households in Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.

98.3% of the residents in Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA are East Georgia State College (304 degrees awarded in 2020).

In 2020, the median property value in Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA was $85,800, and the homeownership rate was 65%. Most people in Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 26.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA was 2 cars per household.

Diversity

Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA is home to a population of 140k people, from which 98.3% are citizens. As of 2020, 2.39% of Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA residents were born outside of the country (3.34k people).

In 2020, there were 1.83 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (84.6k people) in Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA than any other race or ethnicity. There were 46.2k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 3.65k White (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

The most common non-English languages spoken as the primary langauge in households in Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA are Spanish (3,942 households), French (Incl. Cajun) (162 households), and Nepali, Marathi, or Other Indic Languages (147 households).

Race and Ethnicity

Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    84.6k ± 519
  2. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)
    46.2k ± 557
  3. White (Hispanic)
    3.65k ± 441
3.99%
Hispanic Population
5.57k people

In 2020, there were 1.83 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (84.6k people) in Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA than any other race or ethnicity. There were 46.2k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 3.65k White (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

3.99% of the people in Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA are hispanic (5.57k people).

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Non-English Households

Most Common Non-English Languages
  1. Spanish
    3,942 households (3.01%)
  2. French (Incl. Cajun)
    162 households (0.124%)
  3. Nepali, Marathi, or Other Indic Languages
    147 households (0.112%)

3.76% of the households in Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language, which is lower than the national average of 21.5%. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.

In 2020, the most common non-English language spoken in households in Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA was Spanish. 3.01% of the households in Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA reported speaking Spanish at home as the primary shared language between all members living in the household.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

2.39%
2020 Foreign-Born Population
3.34k people
2.27%
2019 Foreign-Born Population
3.17k people

As of 2020, 2.39% of Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA residents (3.34k people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.5%. In 2019, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA was 2.27%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Age by Nativity

40
Median Native-Born Age
± 0.5
39
Median Foreign-Born Age
± 3.8

In 2020, the median age of all people in Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA was 39.5. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 40, were generally older than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 39. But people in Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA are getting getting older. In 2019, the average age of all Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA residents was 39.

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Global Diversity

Most Common Origin
  1. Mexico
    1,466 ± 935 people
  2. Venezuela
    276 ± 407 people
  3. Philippines
    246 ± 385 people

In 2020, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA was Mexico, the natal country of 1,466 Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA residents, followed by Venezuela with 276 and Philippines with 246.

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Citizenship

98.3%
2020 Citizenship
98.4%
2019 Citizenship

As of 2020, 98.3% of Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.4%. In 2019, the percentage of US citizens in Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA was 98.4%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been decreasing.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    2,661 ± 321
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    1,625 ± 338
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    1,307 ± 230

Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 1.64 times greater than any other conflict.

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COVID-19

Daily New Cases by Date

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This chart shows the number of COVID-19 daily new cases by date in Georgia, as a 7-day rolling average, compared with the four states with the most similar number of confirmed cases.

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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This chart shows weekly unemployment insurance claims in Georgia (not-seasonally adjusted) compared with the four states with the most similar impact.

The most recent data point uses Advance State Claims data, which can be revised in subsequent weeks.

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Employment by Industry Sector

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Y-Axis
8.45%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between May 2020 and May 2021

As of May 2021, there are 145M people employed in Georgia. This represents a 8.45% increase in employment when compared to May 2020.

The following chart shows monthly employment numbers for each industry sector in Georgia.

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Community Mobility

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

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Economy

Median household income in Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA is $39,853. In 2020, the PUMA with the highest Median Household Income in Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA was Fulton County (Northeast)Johns Creek City PUMA, GA with a value of $128,680, followed by Cobb County (Northeast) PUMA, GA and Forsyth County PUMA, GA, with respective values of $118,030 and $112,834.

Males in Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA have an average income that is 1.3 times higher than the average income of females, which is $36,366. The income inequality in Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA (measured using the Gini index) is 0.406, which is lower than than the national average.

The economy of Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA employs 48.5k people. The largest industries in Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA are Elementary & secondary schools (3,834 people), Construction (3,420 people), and Restaurants & Food Services (2,870 people), and the highest paying industries are Offices of dentists ($80,517), Pulp, paper, & paperboard mills ($71,125), and Rail transportation ($70,564).

Wages

Median Household Income

$39,853
2020 value
± $1,406
2.75%
1 Year Growth
± 4.38%

Households in Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA have a median annual income of $39,853, which is less than the median annual income of $64,994 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $38,785 in 2019, which represents a 2.75% annual growth.

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Wage by Sex in Common Jobs

$47,456
Average Male Salary in Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA
± $6,127
$36,366
Average Female Salary in Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA
± $4,857

In 2020, full-time male employees in Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA made 1.3 times more than female employees.

This chart shows the sex-based wage disparity in the 5 most common occupations in Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA 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 Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA
  1. White
    $42,541 ± $5,202
  2. Asian
    $42,178 ± $75,315
  3. Other
    $34,582 ± $23,157

In 2020 the highest paid race/ethnicity of Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA workers was White. These workers were paid 1.01 times more than Asian workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity in Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA.

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Wage Distribution

0.406
2020 Wage GINI in Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA
0.41
2019 Wage GINI in Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA

In 2020, the income inequality in Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA was 0.406 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.953% decline from 2019 to 2020, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even. The GINI for Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA was lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA in comparison to the national average.

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Income by Location

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In 2020, the PUMA with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA was Fulton County (Northeast)Johns Creek City PUMA, GA with a value of $128,680, followed by Cobb County (Northeast) PUMA, GA and Forsyth County PUMA, GA, with respective values of $118,030 and $112,834.

The following map shows all of the PUMAs in Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Poverty by Age and Sex

Females 25 - 34
Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

24.2% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA (31.6k out of 131k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is higher than the national average of 12.8%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 25 - 34, followed by Females 35 - 44 and then Females 18 - 24.

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

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Poverty by Race and Ethnicity

Largest Race or Ethnicity Living in Poverty
  1. White
    15,927 ± 905
  2. Black
    13,907 ± 874
  3. Hispanic
    1,550 ± 331

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA 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

48.5k
2020 Value
1.18%
1 Year growth
± 1.18%

From 2019 to 2020, employment in Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA grew at a rate of 1.18%, from 47.9k employees to 48.5k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA, are Driver/sales workers & truck drivers (2,036 people), Elementary & middle school teachers (1,625 people), and Cashiers (1,549 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA, by number of employees, are Driver/sales workers & truck drivers (2,036 people), Elementary & middle school teachers (1,625 people), and Cashiers (1,549 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other PUMAs, Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA has an unusually high number of residents working as Logging workers (12.1 times higher than expected), Morticians, undertakers, & funeral directors (6.57 times), and Millwrights (6.13 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA, by average salary, are Physicians ($267,912), Pharmacists ($105,592), and Software developers ($99,630).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

48.5k
2020 Value
1.18%
1 Year growth
± 1.18%

From 2019 to 2020, employment in Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA grew at a rate of 1.18%, from 47.9k employees to 48.5k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA, are Elementary & secondary schools (3,834 people), Construction (3,420 people), and Restaurants & Food Services (2,870 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA, though some of these residents may live in Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA 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 Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA, by number of employees, are Elementary & secondary schools (3,834 people), Construction (3,420 people), and Restaurants & Food Services (2,870 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other PUMAs, Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA has an unusually high number of Logging (16.6 times higher than expected), Sawmills & wood preservation (9.06 times), and Nonmetallic mineral mining & quarrying (7.43 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA, by average salary, are Offices of dentists ($80,517), Pulp, paper, & paperboard mills ($71,125), and Rail transportation ($70,564).

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Domestic Trade

Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from Georgia to other states, or from other states to Georgia.
Top Domestic Production in Dollars
  1. $68.9B
  2. $63.5B
  3. $51.2B

In 2020, the top outbound Georgia product (by dollars) was Motorized vehicles with $68.9B, followed by Mixed freight ($63.5B) and Electronics ($51.2B).

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

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$626B
2020 Value in Georgia
$1.3T
Projected 2050 Value in Georgia
108% growth

In 2020, total outbound Georgia trade was $626B. This is expected to increase 108% to $1.3T by 2050.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound Georgia 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 Georgia to other states, or from other states to Georgia.
Most Common Trade Partners
  1. $57.7B
  2. $34B
  3. $30.2B

In 2020, the top outbound Georgia domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was Florida with $57.7B, followed by Tennessee with $34B and North Carolina and $30.2B.

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

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Civics

In the 2020 presidential election, the popular vote in Georgia went to Joseph R Biden Jr. with 49.5% of the vote. The runner-up was Donald J. Trump (49.2%), followed by Jo Jorgensen (1.24%). The most partisan county was Brantley County, GA with 90.3% of the vote going to Donald J. Trump running for the Republican Party.

Jon Ossoff and Raphael Warnock are the senators currently representing the state of Georgia. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Georgia is currently represented by 14 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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Joseph R Biden Jr.
Popular Vote for Georgia
49.5% for the Democratic Party
Most Partisan Counties in Georgia
  1. 90.3% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)
  2. 89.6% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)
  3. 88.6% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)

In the 2020 presidential election, the most partisan county in Georgia was Brantley County, GA with 90.3% of the vote going to Donald J. Trump running for the Republican Party.

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

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US Senators from Georgia

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Jon Ossoff
Senator from Georgia2
Assumed office on January 20, 2021
Raphael Warnock
Senator from Georgia3
Assumed office on January 20, 2021
Elected to the seat to succeed Kelly Loeffler, who had been appointed to the seat following the resignation of Johnny Isakson.

Jon Ossoff and Raphael Warnock are the senators currently representing Georgia.

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

The following chart shows elected senators in Georgia over time, excluding special elections, colored by their political party.

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US Representatives from Georgia

Georgia is currently represented by 14 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 Georgia have changed over time starting in 2008.

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Education

In 2020, universities in Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA awarded 304 degrees. The student population of Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA is skewed towards women, with 922 male students and 1,493 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA are White (162 and 53.3%), followed by Black or African American (112 and 36.8%), Hispanic or Latino (12 and 3.95%), and Two or More Races (9 and 2.96%).

The largest universities in Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA by number of degrees awarded are East Georgia State College (304 and 100%).

The most popular majors in Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA are Liberal Arts & Sciences (151 and 49.7%), General Psychology (38 and 12.5%), and General Business Administration & Management (31 and 10.2%).

The median tuition cost in Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA for a public four year colleges is $2,280 for in-state students and $8,632 for out-of-state students.

Concentrations

Most Common
  1. 151 degree-majorss awarded
  2. 38 degree-majorss awarded
  3. 31 degree-majorss awarded

In 2020, the most common concentation for Associates Degree recipients in Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA was Liberal Arts & Sciences with 151 degrees awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of students graduating with a Associates Degree from schools in Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA according to their major.

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Universities

Largest Universities by degrees awarded
304 degrees awarded
$2,280
Median In-State Public

In 2020, the Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA institution with the largest number of graduating students was East Georgia State College with 304 degrees awarded.

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Student Sex for Common Institutions

107
Degrees Awarded to Men
197
Degrees Awarded to Women

In 2020, 107 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA, which is 0.543 times less than the 197 female students who received degrees in the same year.

This chart displays the sex disparity between the institutions in Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA by degrees awarded.

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Student Race and Ethnicity

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity
  1. White
    162 degrees awarded
  2. Black or African American
    112 degrees awarded
  3. Hispanic or Latino
    12 degrees awarded

In 2020 the most common race/ethnicity group awarded degrees at institutions in Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA was White students. These 162 degrees mean that there were 1.45 times more degrees awarded to White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Black or African American, with 112 degrees awarded.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA was $85,800 in 2020, which is 0.373 times smaller than the national average of $229,800. Between 2019 and 2020 the median property value increased from $83,300 to $85,800, a 3% increase. The homeownership rate in Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA is 65%, which is higher than the national average of 64.4%. People in Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA have an average commute time of 26.3 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Housing

Property Value

$85,800
2020 Median
± $2,684
$83,300
2019 Median
± $2,256

In 2020, the median property value in Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA grew to to $85,800 from the previous year's value of $83,300.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA 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 Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA the largest share of households have a property value in the $100k - $125k range.

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Household Income

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$39,853
Median Household Income
± $1,406
49.7k
Number of Households
± 1,574

In 2020, the median household income of the 49.7k households in Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA grew to $39,853 from the previous year's value of $38,785.

The following chart displays the households in Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the < $10k range.

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Property Taxes

< $800
Average Range

This chart shows the households in Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA the largest share of households pay taxes in the < $800 range.

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Rent vs Own

65%
2020 Homeownership
66%
2019 Homeownership

In 2020, 65% of the housing units in Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA were occupied by their owner. This percentage declined from the previous year's rate of 66%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is higher than the national average of 64.4%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

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Commute Time

26.3 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA have a shorter commute time (26.3 minutes) than the normal US worker (26.9 minutes). Additionally, 3.55% of the workforce in Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

The chart below shows how the median household income in Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA compares to that of it's neighboring and parent geographies.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2020
  1. Drove Alone (83.3%)
  2. Carpooled (11.5%)
  3. Worked At Home (2.66%)

In 2020, 83.3% of workers in Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA drove alone to work, followed by those who carpooled to work (11.5%) and those who worked at home (2.66%).

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 Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA have 2 cars, followed by false.

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Health

85.6% of the population of Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA has health coverage, with 39% on employee plans, 19.8% on Medicaid, 13.6% on Medicare, 11.5% on non-group plans, and 1.66% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in Georgia was $6,587 in 2014. This is a 5.41% increase from the previous year ($6,249).

Primary care physicians in Georgia see 1508 patients per year on average, which represents a 1.31% decrease from the previous year (1528 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1921 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 691 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, Telfair County has the highest prevalence of diabetes (25.8%). Additionally, Candler County has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (53.7%)

Patient to Clinician Ratios

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1,508 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Georgia

Primary care physicians in Georgia see an average of 1,508 patients per year. This represents a 1.31% decrease from the previous year (1,528 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Georgia 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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$6,587
Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care in Georgia
$4,406
Per Enrollee Private Health Insurance Spending on Personal Health Care
$5,199
Per Enrollee Medicaid Spending on Personal Health Care
$10,429
Per Enrollee Medicare Spending on Personal Health Care

Between 2013 and 2014, all personal health care spending per capita in Georgia (including private, Medicare, and Medicaid) grew 5.41%, from $6,249 to $6,587.

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

14.4%
Uninsured
39%
Employer Coverage
19.8%
Medicaid
13.6%
Medicare
11.5%
Non-Group
1.66%
Military or VA

Between 2019 and 2020, the percent of uninsured citizens in Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA grew by 3.81% from 13.9% to 14.4%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Heart of Georgia Altamaha Regional Commission (North & West) PUMA, GA 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. 25.8% prevalence
  2. 25.5% prevalence
  3. 24.2% prevalence

Telfair County has the highest prevalence of diabetes in Georgia, at 25.8%.

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

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