Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN

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Population

117,615

0.0987% growth

Median Age

35.5


Median Household Income

$36,929

1.75% growth

Poverty Rate

24.6%


Number of Employees

50,110

2.57% growth

Median Property Value

$125,000

0.725% growth

About

In 2017, Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN had a population of 118k people with a median age of 35.5 and a median household income of $36,929. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN grew from 117,499 to 117,615, a 0.0987% increase and its median household income grew from $36,294 to $36,929, a 1.75% increase.

The population of Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN is 48.4% White Alone, 39.1% Black or African American Alone, and 8.19% Hispanic or Latino. 9.52% of the people in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN speak a non-English language, and 95.2% are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN are The University of Tennessee-Chattanooga (2,489 degrees awarded in 2016), Miller-Motte Technical College-Chattanooga (325 degrees), and Virginia College-Chattanooga (178 degrees).

The median property value in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN is $125,000, and the homeownership rate is 47%. Most people in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 17.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN is 2 cars per household.

Economy

The economy of Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN employs 50.1k people. The largest industries in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN are Restaurants & Food Services (5,199 people), Hospitals (3,041 people), and Insurance carriers & related activities (2,186 people), and the highest paying industries are Banking & related activities ($168,106), Offices of dentists ($142,740), and Securities, commodities, funds, trusts & other financial investments ($128,911).

Median household income in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN is $36,929. Males in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN have an average income that is 1.36 times higher than the average income of females, which is $37,189. The income inequality in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN (measured using the Gini index) is 0.465, which is lower than than the national average.

Wages

Median Household Income

$36,929

2017 value

± $792

1.75%

1 Year Growth

± 3.4%

Households in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN have a median annual income of $36,929, which is less than the median annual income of $60,336 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $36,294 in 2016, which represents a 1.75% annual growth.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

$50,612

Average Male Salary

± $10,784

$37,189

Average Female Salary

± $5,973

In 2017, full-time male employees in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN made 1.36 times more than female employees.

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Wage by Race and Ethnicity in Common Jobs

Highest Average Salaries by Race & Ethnicity

  1. Asian

    $45,112 ± $26,119

  2. White

    $43,174 ± $7,875

  3. Black

    $27,826 ± $5,498

In 2017 the highest paid race/ethnicity of Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN workers was Asian. These workers were paid 1.04 times more than White workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity.

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Wage Distribution

0.465

2017 Wage GINI

0.45

2016 Wage GINI

In 2017, the income inequality in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN was 0.465 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 3.22% growth from 2016 to 2017, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat less even.

The 2017 the GINI for Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN was lower than than the national average of 0.479. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN in comparison to the national average.

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Income by Location

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In 2017, the PUMA with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN was Franklin & Brentwood Cities PUMA, TN with a value of $105,622, followed by Collierville Town & Germantown City PUMA, TN and Nashville-Davidson (Southwest) PUMA, TN, with respective values of $91,965 and $83,443.

The following map shows all of the PUMAs in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Poverty by Age and Gender

Females 25 - 34

Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

24.6% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN (27.6k out of 112k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is higher than the national average of 13.4%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 25 - 34, followed by Females 18 - 24 and then Males < 5.

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. Black

    15,316 ± 922

  2. White

    10,865 ± 817

  3. Hispanic

    3,875 ± 570

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN is Black, followed by White 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

50.1k

2017 Value

2.57%

1 Year growth

± 2.57%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN grew at a rate of 2.57%, from 48.9k employees to 50.1k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN, are Cashiers (2,015 people), Cooks (1,547 people), and Customer service representatives (1,473 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN, by number of employees, are Cashiers (2,015 people), Cooks (1,547 people), and Customer service representatives (1,473 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other pumas, Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN has an unusually high number of residents working as Residential advisors (4.4 times higher than expected), Editors (4.24 times), and Packers & packagers, hand (3.77 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN, by average salary, are Physicians & surgeons ($222,759), Lawyers, & judges, magistrates, & other judicial workers ($179,467), and Architectural & engineering managers ($135,236).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

50.1k

2017 Value

2.57%

1 Year growth

± 2.57%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN grew at a rate of 2.57%, from 48.9k employees to 50.1k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN, are Restaurants & Food Services (5,199 people), Hospitals (3,041 people), and Insurance carriers & related activities (2,186 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN, though some of these residents may live in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN 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 Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN, by number of employees, are Restaurants & Food Services (5,199 people), Hospitals (3,041 people), and Insurance carriers & related activities (2,186 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other pumas, Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN has an unusually high number of Carpet & rug mills (21.9 times higher than expected), Mail-order houses (11.6 times), and Sugar & confectionery products (6.34 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN, by average salary, are Banking & related activities ($168,106), Offices of dentists ($142,740), and Securities, commodities, funds, trusts & other financial investments ($128,911).

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Domestic Trade

Domestic Production & Consumption

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

Top Domestic Production in Dollars

  1. $33.7B

  2. $31.1B

  3. $26.9B

In 2015, the top outbound Tennessee product (by dollars) was Pharmaceuticals with $33.7B, followed by Motorized vehicles ($31.1B) and Mixed freight ($26.9B).

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

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$333B

2015 Value

$525B

Projected 2045 Value

57.7% growth

In 2015, total outbound Tennessee trade was $333B. This is expected to increase 57.7% to $525B by 2045.

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

Most Common Trade Partners

  1. $27.6B

  2. $17.3B

  3. $16.7B

In 2015, the top outbound Tennessee domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was Kentucky with $27.6B, followed by Texas with $17.3B and Georgia and $16.7B.

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

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Health

86% of the population of Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN has health coverage, with 39.6% on employee plans, 22.6% on Medicaid, 10.3% on Medicare, 11.6% on non-group plans, and 1.95% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in the puma of Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN was $7,372 in 2014. This is a 3.74% increase from the previous year ($7,106).

Primary care physicians in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN see 1382 patients per year on average, which represents a 0.145% increase from the previous year (1380 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1893 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 742 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, Dyer County has the highest prevalence of diabetes (17.5%). Additionally, Hardeman County has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (39.7%)

Patient to Clinician Ratios

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1,382 to 1

Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio

Primary care physicians in Tennessee see an average of 1,382 patients per year. This represents a 0.145% increase from the previous year (1,380 patients).

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Behavioral Health Conditions

Data only available at the state level.

State with the Highest Prevalence

  1. 8.26% of the population affected

  2. 8.13% of the population affected

  3. 7.98% of the population affected

In 2016, West Virginia had the highest prevalence of adults with major depressive episode, with 8.26% of the population affected. The second highest is Arkansas (8.13%), followed by New Hampshire (7.98%).

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

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Access and Quality

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%).

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Health Care Spending

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$7,372

Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care 

$4,680

Per Enrollee Private Health Insurance Spending on Personal Health Care

$5,677

Per Enrollee Medicaid Spending on Personal Health Care

$10,371

Per Enrollee Medicare Spending on Personal Health Care

Between 2013 and 2014, all personal health care spending per capita in Tennessee (including private, Medicare, and Medicaid) grew 3.74%, from $7,106 to $7,372.

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%

Uninsured

39.6%

Employer Coverage

22.6%

Medicaid

10.3%

Medicare

11.6%

Non-Group

1.95%

Military or VA

Between N/A and 2016, the percent of uninsured citizens in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN stayed by NaNk% from N/A% to 14%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN 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. 17.5% prevalence

  2. 17% prevalence

  3. 16.8% prevalence

Dyer County has the highest prevalence of diabetes in Tennessee, at 17.5%.

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

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Diversity

Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN is home to a population of 118k people, from which 95.2% are citizens. As of 2017, N/A% of Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN residents were born outside of the country (N/A people).

The ethnic composition of the population of Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN is composed of 57k White Alone residents (48.4%), 45.9k Black or African American Alone residents (39.1%), 9.64k Hispanic or Latino residents (8.19%), 2.44k Two or More Races residents (2.07%), 2.21k Asian Alone residents (1.88%), 289 Some Other Race Alone residents (0.246%), 127 American Indian & Alaska Native Alone residents (0.108%), and 0 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander Alone residents (0%).

The most common foreign languages spoken in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN are Spanish (6,862 speakers), Gujarati (353 speakers), and Telugu (349 speakers).

Age

Age by Nativity

N/A

Median Native-Born Age

± N/A

N/A

Median Foreign-Born Age

± N/A

In 2017, the median age of all people in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN was 35.5. Native-born citizens, with a median age of N/A, were generally N/A than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of N/A. But people in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN are getting getting older. In 2016, the average age of all Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN residents was 35.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

N/A%

2017 Foreign-Born Population

N/A people

6.48%

2016 Foreign-Born Population

7.62k people

As of 2017, N/A% of Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN residents (N/A people) were born outside of the United States, which is approximately the same as the national average of 13.7%. In 2016, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN was 6.48%, meaning that the rate has been maintaining.

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Global Diversity

Most Common Origin

  1. Mexico

    2,141 ± 1,126 people

  2. Guatemala

    1,660 ± 993 people

  3. India

    1,075 ± 801 people

In 2017, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN was Mexico, the natal country of 2,141 Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN residents, followed by Guatemala with 1,660 and India with 1,075.

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Citizenship

95.2%

2017 Citizenship

95.4%

2016 Citizenship

As of 2017, 95.2% of Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.1%. In 2016, the percentage of US citizens in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN was 95.4%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been decreasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

Most Common

  1. White Alone

    57k ± 1.47k

  2. Black or African American Alone

    45.9k ± 1.24k

  3. Hispanic or Latino

    9.64k ± 1.25k

In 2017, there were 1.24 times more White Alone residents (57k people) in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN than any other race or ethnicity. There were 45.9k Black or African American Alone and 9.64k Hispanic or Latino residents, the second and third most common racial or ethnic groups.

The following bar chart shows the 8 races and ethnicities represented in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN as a share of the total population.

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Non-English Speakers

Most Common Languages

  1. Spanish

    6,862 speakers (6.23%)

  2. Gujarati

    353 speakers (0.32%)

  3. Telugu

    349 speakers (0.317%)

9.52% of Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN citizens are speakers of a non-English language, which is lower than the national average of 21.8%. In 2017, the most common non-English language spoken in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN was Spanish. 6.23% of the overall population of Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN are native Spanish speakers. 0.32% speak Gujarati and 0.317% speak Spanish, the next two most common languages.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period

  1. Vietnam

    2,205 ± 285

  2. Gulf War (2001-)

    1,018 ± 255

  3. Gulf War (1990s)

    902 ± 213

Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 2.17 times greater than any other conflict.

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Education

In 2016, universities in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN awarded 3,063 degrees. The student population of Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN is skewed towards women, with 5,275 male students and 7,282 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN are White (2,131 and 71.2%), followed by Black or African American (362 and 12.1%), Two or More Races (274 and 9.16%), and Unknown (135 and 4.51%).

The largest universities in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN by number of degrees awarded are The University of Tennessee-Chattanooga (2,489 and 81.3%), Miller-Motte Technical College-Chattanooga (325 and 10.6%), and Virginia College-Chattanooga (178 and 5.81%).

The most popular majors in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN are General Business Administration & Management (527 and 17.2%), Kinesiology & Exercise Science (216 and 7.05%), and Registered Nursing (167 and 5.45%).

The median tuition costs in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN are $N/A for private four year colleges, and $6,768 and $22,886 respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.

Concentrations

Most Common

  1. 145 degrees awarded

  2. 394 degrees awarded

  3. 210 degrees awarded

In 2015, the most common concentation for Bachelors Degree recipients in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN was General Psychology with 145 degrees awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of students graduating with a Bachelors Degree from schools in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN according to their major.

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Universities

Largest Universities by degrees awarded

  1. 2,489 degrees awarded

  2. 325 degrees awarded

  3. 178 degrees awarded

$6,768

Median In-State Public

$N/A

Median Private

In 2016, the Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN institution with the largest number of graduating students was The University of Tennessee-Chattanooga with 2,489 degrees awarded.

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Student Gender for Common Institutions

1,254

Degrees Awarded to Men

1,809

Degrees Awarded to Women

In 2016, 1,254 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN, which is 0.693 times less than the 1,809 female students who received degrees in the same year.

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Student Race and Ethnicity

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    2,131 degrees awarded

  2. Black or African American

    362 degrees awarded

  3. Two or More Races

    274 degrees awarded

In 2016 the majority of degrees awarded at institutions in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN were to White students. These 2,131 degrees mean that there were 5.89 times more White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Black or African American, with 362 degrees awarded.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN was $125,000 in 2017, which is 0.574 times smaller than the national average of $217,600. Between 2016 and 2017 the median property value increased from $124,100 to $125,000, a 0.725% increase. The homeownership rate in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN is 47%, which is lower than the national average of 63.9%. People in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN have an average commute time of 17.4 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Income

Household Income

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$36,929

Median Household Income

± $792

46.4k

Number of Households

± 1,434

In 2017, the median household income of the 46.4k households in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN grew to $36,929 from the previous year's value of $36,294.

The following chart displays the households in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN 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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Housing

Property Value

$125,000

2017 Median

± $4,283

$124,100

2016 Median

± $3,684

In 2017, the median property value in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN grew to to $125,000 from the previous year's value of $124,100.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN 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 Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN the largest share of households have a property value in the $100k - $125k range.

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Property Taxes

$800 - $1,499

Average Range

This chart shows the households in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN the largest share of households pay taxes in the $800 - $1,499 range.

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Rent vs Own

47%

2017 Homeownership

46.6%

2016 Homeownership

In 2017, 47% of the housing units in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 46.6%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is lower than the national average of 63.9%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

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Transportation

Car Ownership

2 cars

Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN have 2 cars, followed by 1 car.

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Commute Time

17.4 minutes

Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN have a shorter commute time (17.4 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.1 minutes). Additionally, 1.25% of the workforce in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Method of Travel

  1. Drove Alone

    79%

  2. Carpooled

    8.9%

  3. Worked At Home

    4.03%

In 2017, the most common method of travel for workers in Chattanooga City (South & Central) PUMA, TN was Drove Alone (79%), followed by those who Carpooled (8.9%) and those who Worked At Home (4.03%).

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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