Central Harlem PUMA, NY

Add Comparison

Population

138,401

1.79% growth

Median Age

34.4


Median Household Income

$43,430

6.4% growth

Number of Employees

61,227

5.7% growth

Median Property Value

$674,500

4.38% growth

About

In 2017, Central Harlem PUMA, NY had a population of 138k people with a median age of 34.4 and a median household income of $43,430. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Central Harlem PUMA, NY grew from 135,967 to 138,401, a 1.79% increase and its median household income grew from $40,816 to $43,430, a 6.4% increase.

The population of Central Harlem PUMA, NY is 56.1% Black or African American Alone, 23.5% Hispanic or Latino, and 14% White Alone. 33.4% of the people in Central Harlem PUMA, NY speak a non-English language, and 88.1% are U.S. citizens.

The median property value in Central Harlem PUMA, NY is $674,500, and the homeownership rate is 13.3%. Most people in Central Harlem PUMA, NY commute by Public Transit, and the average commute time is 34.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Central Harlem PUMA, NY is N/A per household.

About the photo: 125th Street Harlem

Economy

The economy of Central Harlem PUMA, NY employs 61.2k people. The largest industries in Central Harlem PUMA, NY are Restaurants & Food Services (4,472 people), Hospitals (3,775 people), and Elementary & secondary schools (3,532 people), and the highest paying industries are Electronic shopping ($160,868), Nondepository credit & related activities ($151,832), and Periodical, book, & directory publishers ($145,819).

Median household income in Central Harlem PUMA, NY is $43,430. Males in Central Harlem PUMA, NY have an average income that is 1.28 times higher than the average income of females, which is $58,248. The income inequality in Central Harlem PUMA, NY (measured using the Gini index) is 0.49, which is higher than than the national average.

Wages

Median Household Income

$43,430

2017 value

± $2,145

6.4%

1 Year Growth

± 6.25%

Households in Central Harlem PUMA, NY have a median annual income of $43,430, 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 $40,816 in 2016, which represents a 6.4% annual growth.

Look at the chart to see how the median household income in Central Harlem PUMA, NY compares to that of it's neighboring and parent geographies.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

$74,361

Average Male Salary

± $14,107

$58,248

Average Female Salary

± $9,304

In 2017, full-time male employees in Central Harlem PUMA, NY made 1.28 times more than female employees.

This chart shows the gender-based wage disparity in the 5 most common occupations in Central Harlem PUMA, NY by number of full-time employees.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Wage by Race and Ethnicity in Common Jobs

Highest Average Salaries by Race & Ethnicity

  1. White

    $81,178 ± $19,871

  2. Asian

    $76,211 ± $40,780

  3. Two or More Races

    $48,677 ± $20,851

In 2017 the highest paid race/ethnicity of Central Harlem PUMA, NY workers was White. These workers were paid 1.07 times more than Asian workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity.

This chart shows the race- and ethnicity-based wage disparities in the 5 most common occupations in Central Harlem PUMA, NY by number of full-time employees.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Wage Distribution

0.49

2017 Wage GINI

0.485

2016 Wage GINI

In 2017, the income inequality in Central Harlem PUMA, NY was 0.49 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 1.03% growth from 2016 to 2017, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat less even.

The 2017 the GINI for Central Harlem PUMA, NY was higher than than the national average of 0.479. In other words, wages are distributed less evenly in Central Harlem PUMA, NY in comparison to the national average.

This chart shows the number of workers in Central Harlem PUMA, NY across various wage buckets compared to the national average.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Income by Location

Use the dropdown to filter by race/ethnicity.

In 2017, the PUMA with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Central Harlem PUMA, NY was Battery Park City, Greenwich Village & Soho PUMA, NY with a value of $144,878, followed by Hempstead Town (East Central) PUMA, NY and Westchester County (Northeast) PUMA, NY, with respective values of $137,183 and $135,118.

The following map shows all of the PUMAs in Central Harlem PUMA, NY colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Poverty by Age and Gender

N/A N/A

Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

N/A% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Central Harlem PUMA, NY (N/A out of N/A people) live below the poverty line, a number that is approximately the same as the national average of 13.4%. The largest demographic living in poverty are N/A N/A, followed by N/A N/A and then N/A N/A.

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.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Poverty by Race and Ethnicity

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Central Harlem PUMA, NY is false, followed by false and false.

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.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Occupations

Employment by Occupations

61.2k

2017 Value

5.7%

1 Year growth

± 5.7%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Central Harlem PUMA, NY grew at a rate of 5.7%, from 57.9k employees to 61.2k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Central Harlem PUMA, NY, are Janitors & building cleaners (2,132 people), Nursing, psychiatric, & home health aides (2,020 people), and Miscellaneous managers (1,862 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Central Harlem PUMA, NY.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Central Harlem PUMA, NY, by number of employees, are Janitors & building cleaners (2,132 people), Nursing, psychiatric, & home health aides (2,020 people), and Miscellaneous managers (1,862 people).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Most Specialized

Compared to other pumas, Central Harlem PUMA, NY has an unusually high number of residents working as Producers & directors (14.8 times higher than expected), Artists & related workers (7.94 times), and Crossing guards (5.58 times).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Central Harlem PUMA, NY, by average salary, are Securities, commodities, & financial services sales agents ($206,861), Chief executives & legislators ($200,949), and Physicians & surgeons ($186,324).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Industries

Employment by Industries

61.2k

2017 Value

5.7%

1 Year growth

± 5.7%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Central Harlem PUMA, NY grew at a rate of 5.7%, from 57.9k employees to 61.2k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Central Harlem PUMA, NY, are Restaurants & Food Services (4,472 people), Hospitals (3,775 people), and Elementary & secondary schools (3,532 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Central Harlem PUMA, NY, though some of these residents may live in Central Harlem PUMA, NY and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Most Common

The most common industries in Central Harlem PUMA, NY, by number of employees, are Restaurants & Food Services (4,472 people), Hospitals (3,775 people), and Elementary & secondary schools (3,532 people).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Most Specialized

Compared to other pumas, Central Harlem PUMA, NY has an unusually high number of Other information services, except libraries & archives, & internet publishing & broadcasting & web search portals (12.9 times higher than expected), Advertising, public relations & related services (6.8 times), and Community food & housing, & emergency services (6.25 times) industries.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Central Harlem PUMA, NY, by average salary, are Electronic shopping ($160,868), Nondepository credit & related activities ($151,832), and Periodical, book, & directory publishers ($145,819).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

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.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Domestic Trade Growth

Showing data for New York state.

$570B

2015 Value

$854B

Projected 2045 Value

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.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

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).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Health

89.5% of the population of Central Harlem PUMA, NY has health coverage, with 40.6% on employee plans, 35.9% on Medicaid, 5.11% on Medicare, 7.42% on non-group plans, and 0.437% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in the puma of Central Harlem PUMA, NY was $9,778 in 2014. This is a 4.57% increase from the previous year ($9,351).

Primary care physicians in Central Harlem PUMA, NY see 1202 patients per year on average, which represents a 0.25% increase from the previous year (1199 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1240 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 393 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

Data is only available at the state level. Showing data for New York.

1,202 to 1

Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio

Primary care physicians in New York see an average of 1,202 patients per year. This represents a 0.25% increase from the previous year (1,199 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in New York in comparison to neighboring states.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

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.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

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.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Health Care Spending

Data is only available at the state level. Showing data for New York.

$9,778

Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care 

$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.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Health Care Coverage

10.5%

Uninsured

40.6%

Employer Coverage

35.9%

Medicaid

5.11%

Medicare

7.42%

Non-Group

0.437%

Military or VA

Between N/A and 2016, the percent of uninsured citizens in Central Harlem PUMA, NY stayed by NaNk% from N/A% to 10.5%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Central Harlem PUMA, NY changed over time compared with the percent of individuals enrolled in various types of health insurance.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

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.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Diversity

Central Harlem PUMA, NY is home to a population of 138k people, from which 88.1% are citizens. As of 2017, N/A% of Central Harlem PUMA, NY residents were born outside of the country (N/A people).

The ethnic composition of the population of Central Harlem PUMA, NY is composed of 77.7k Black or African American Alone residents (56.1%), 32.5k Hispanic or Latino residents (23.5%), 19.3k White Alone residents (14%), 4.74k Asian Alone residents (3.43%), 3.51k Two or More Races residents (2.53%), 327 Some Other Race Alone residents (0.236%), 245 American Indian & Alaska Native Alone residents (0.177%), and 75 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander Alone residents (0.0542%).

The most common foreign languages spoken in Central Harlem PUMA, NY are Spanish (24,138 speakers), French (Incl. Cajun) (5,997 speakers), and Yoruba, Twi, Igbo, or Other Languages of Western Africa (3,278 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 Central Harlem PUMA, NY was 34.4. 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 Central Harlem PUMA, NY are getting getting older. In 2016, the average age of all Central Harlem PUMA, NY residents was 34.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

N/A%

2017 Foreign-Born Population

N/A people

23%

2016 Foreign-Born Population

31.3k people

As of 2017, N/A% of Central Harlem PUMA, NY 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 Central Harlem PUMA, NY was 23%, meaning that the rate has been maintaining.

The following chart shows the percentage of foreign-born residents in Central Harlem PUMA, NY compared to that of it's neighboring and parent geographies.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Global Diversity

Most Common Origin

  1. Dominican Republic

    6,850 ± 1,981 people

  2. Western Africa, not specified

    2,241 ± 1,153 people

  3. Jamaica

    1,528 ± 954 people

In 2017, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Central Harlem PUMA, NY was Dominican Republic, the natal country of 6,850 Central Harlem PUMA, NY residents, followed by Western Africa, not specified with 2,241 and Jamaica with 1,528.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Citizenship

88.1%

2017 Citizenship

87.7%

2016 Citizenship

As of 2017, 88.1% of Central Harlem PUMA, NY residents were US citizens, which is lower than the national average of 93.1%. In 2016, the percentage of US citizens in Central Harlem PUMA, NY was 87.7%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

The following chart shows US citizenship percentages in Central Harlem PUMA, NY compared to that of it's neighboring and parent geographies.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Race and Ethnicity

Most Common

  1. Black or African American Alone

    77.7k ± 2.43k

  2. Hispanic or Latino

    32.5k ± 2.46k

  3. White Alone

    19.3k ± 1.17k

In 2017, there were 2.39 times more Black or African American Alone residents (77.7k people) in Central Harlem PUMA, NY than any other race or ethnicity. There were 32.5k Hispanic or Latino and 19.3k White Alone residents, the second and third most common racial or ethnic groups.

The following bar chart shows the 8 races and ethnicities represented in Central Harlem PUMA, NY as a share of the total population.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Non-English Speakers

Most Common Languages

  1. Spanish

    24,138 speakers (18.8%)

  2. French (Incl. Cajun)

    5,997 speakers (4.67%)

  3. Yoruba, Twi, Igbo, or Other Languages of Western Africa

    3,278 speakers (2.55%)

33.4% of Central Harlem PUMA, NY citizens are speakers of a non-English language, which is higher than the national average of 21.8%. In 2017, the most common non-English language spoken in Central Harlem PUMA, NY was Spanish. 18.8% of the overall population of Central Harlem PUMA, NY are native Spanish speakers. 4.67% speak French (Incl. Cajun) and 2.55% speak Spanish, the next two most common languages.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period

  1. false

    0 ± 0

  2. false

    0 ± 0

  3. false

    0 ± 0

Central Harlem PUMA, NY has a large population of military personnel who served in false, N/A times greater than any other conflict.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Housing & Living

The median property value in Central Harlem PUMA, NY was $674,500 in 2017, which is 3.1 times larger than the national average of $217,600. Between 2016 and 2017 the median property value increased from $646,200 to $674,500, a 4.38% increase. The homeownership rate in Central Harlem PUMA, NY is 13.3%, which is lower than the national average of 63.9%. People in Central Harlem PUMA, NY have an average commute time of 34.7 minutes, and they commute by Public Transit. Car ownership in Central Harlem PUMA, NY is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of N/A per household.

Income

Household Income

Please note that the buckets used in this visualization were not evenly distributed by ACS when publishing the data.

$43,430

Median Household Income

± $2,145

N/A

Number of Households

± N/A

In 2017, the median household income of the N/A households in Central Harlem PUMA, NY grew to $43,430 from the previous year's value of $40,816.

The following chart displays the households in Central Harlem PUMA, 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 N/A range.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Housing

Property Value

$674,500

2017 Median

± $35,101

$646,200

2016 Median

± $37,311

In 2017, the median property value in Central Harlem PUMA, NY grew to to $674,500 from the previous year's value of $646,200.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Central Harlem PUMA, 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 Central Harlem PUMA, NY the largest share of households have a property value in the N/A range.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Property Taxes

$3k+

Average Range

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

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Rent vs Own

13.3%

2017 Homeownership

12.5%

2016 Homeownership

In 2017, 13.3% of the housing units in Central Harlem PUMA, NY were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 12.5%.

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

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Transportation

Car Ownership

N/A

Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Central Harlem PUMA, NY distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Central Harlem PUMA, NY have N/A, followed by N/A.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Commute Time

34.7 minutes

Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Central Harlem PUMA, NY have a longer commute time (34.7 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.1 minutes). Additionally, 3.27% of the workforce in Central Harlem PUMA, NY have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

The chart below shows how the median household income in Central Harlem PUMA, NY compares to that of it's neighboring and parent geographies.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Commuter Transportation

Most Common Method of Travel

  1. Public Transit

    74.2%

  2. Drove Alone

    8.05%

  3. Walked

    8.04%

In 2017, the most common method of travel for workers in Central Harlem PUMA, NY was Public Transit (74.2%), followed by those who Drove Alone (8.05%) and those who Walked (8.04%).

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.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart