Clinton County, IL

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Population

37,640

0.576% decline

Median Age

40.4


Median Household Income

$64,543

0.96% growth

Poverty Rate

9.02%


Number of Employees

18,718

0.542% decline

Median Property Value

$142,900

1.2% growth

About

In 2017, Clinton County, IL had a population of 37.6k people with a median age of 40.4 and a median household income of $64,543. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Clinton County, IL declined from 37,858 to 37,640, a -0.576% decrease and its median household income grew from $63,929 to $64,543, a 0.96% increase.

The population of Clinton County, IL is 91.6% White Alone, 3.55% Black or African American Alone, and 3.09% Hispanic or Latino. N/A% of the people in Clinton County, IL speak a non-English language, and 99.2% are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Clinton County, IL are Kaskaskia College (1,494 degrees awarded in 2016).

The median property value in Clinton County, IL is $142,900, and the homeownership rate is 80.7%. Most people in Clinton County, IL commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 24.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Clinton County, IL is 2 cars per household.

Economy

The economy of Clinton County, IL employs 18.7k people. The largest industries in Clinton County, IL are Health Care & Social Assistance (3,297 people), Manufacturing (2,112 people), and Retail Trade (1,917 people), and the highest paying industries are Mining, Quarrying, & Oil & Gas Extraction ($90,391), Public Administration ($71,056), and Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services ($61,292).

Median household income in Clinton County, IL is $64,543. Males in Clinton County, IL have an average income that is 1.37 times higher than the average income of females, which is $52,403. The income inequality in Clinton County, IL (measured using the Gini index) is 0.483, which is higher than than the national average.

Wages

Median Household Income

$64,543

2017 value

± $2,635

0.96%

1 Year Growth

± 5.42%

Households in Clinton County, IL have a median annual income of $64,543, which is more than the median annual income of $60,336 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $63,929 in 2016, which represents a 0.96% annual growth.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

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$71,579

Average Male Salary

± $1,160

$52,403

Average Female Salary

± $852

In 2017, full-time male employees in Illinois made 1.37 times more than female employees.

This chart shows the gender-based wage disparity in the 5 most common occupations in Illinois by number of full-time employees.

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Wage by Race and Ethnicity in Common Jobs

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Highest Average Salaries by Race & Ethnicity

  1. Asian

    $65,613 ± $3,132

  2. White

    $56,297 ± $776

  3. Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander

    $46,947 ± $14,340

In 2017 the highest paid race/ethnicity of Illinois workers was Asian. These workers were paid 1.17 times more than White workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Clinton County, IL is from Illinois.

0.483

2017 Wage GINI

0.481

2016 Wage GINI

In 2017, the income inequality in Illinois was 0.483 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.351% growth from 2016 to 2017, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat less even.

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

This chart shows the number of workers in Illinois across various wage buckets compared to the national average.

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Income by Location

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Highest Median Household Income (Total)

  1. Census Tract 9006.01

  2. Census Tract 9002

  3. Census Tract 9006.02

In 2017, the tract with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Clinton County, IL was Census Tract 9006.01 with a value of $78,051, followed by Census Tract 9002 and Census Tract 9006.02, with respective values of $76,771 and $74,623.

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

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Poverty by Age and Gender

Females 25 - 34

Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

9.02% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Clinton County, IL (3.2k out of 35.5k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is lower than the national average of 13.4%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 25 - 34, followed by Females 18 - 24 and then Females 35 - 44.

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

    2,959 ± 322

  2. Hispanic

    165 ± 113

  3. Two Or More

    116 ± 106

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Clinton County, IL is White, followed by Hispanic and Two Or More.

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

18.7k

2017 Value

± 797

-0.542%

1 Year decline

± 5.9%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Clinton County, IL declined at a rate of -0.542%, from 18.8k employees to 18.7k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Clinton County, IL, are Office & Administrative Support Occupations (2,360 people), Management Occupations (1,811 people), and Sales & Related Occupations (1,646 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Clinton County, IL.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Clinton County, IL, by number of employees, are Office & Administrative Support Occupations (2,360 people), Management Occupations (1,811 people), and Sales & Related Occupations (1,646 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other counties, Clinton County, IL has an unusually high number of residents working as Farming, Fishing, & Forestry Occupations (2.05 times higher than expected), Construction & Extraction Occupations (1.46 times), and Health Diagnosing & Treating Practitioners & Other Technical Occupations (1.45 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Clinton County, IL, by median earnings, are Computer & Mathematical Occupations ($77,428), Computer, Engineering, & Science Occupations ($76,611), and Architecture & Engineering Occupations ($64,375).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

18.7k

2017 Value

± 797

-0.542%

1 Year decline

± 5.9%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Clinton County, IL declined at a rate of -0.542%, from 18.8k employees to 18.7k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Clinton County, IL, are Health Care & Social Assistance (3,297 people), Manufacturing (2,112 people), and Retail Trade (1,917 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Clinton County, IL, though some of these residents may live in Clinton County, IL 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 Clinton County, IL, by number of employees, are Health Care & Social Assistance (3,297 people), Manufacturing (2,112 people), and Retail Trade (1,917 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other counties, Clinton County, IL has an unusually high number of Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting (3.64 times higher than expected), Construction (1.48 times), and Management of Companies & Enterprises (1.43 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Clinton County, IL, by median earnings, are Mining, Quarrying, & Oil & Gas Extraction ($90,391), Public Administration ($71,056), and Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services ($61,292).

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Domestic Trade

Domestic Production & Consumption

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

Top Domestic Production in Dollars

  1. $76.6B

  2. $75B

  3. $66.8B

In 2015, the top outbound Illinois product (by dollars) was Mixed freight with $76.6B, followed by Gasoline ($75B) and Pharmaceuticals ($66.8B).

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

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$871B

2015 Value

$1.31T

Projected 2045 Value

50.5% growth

In 2015, total outbound Illinois trade was $871B. This is expected to increase 50.5% to $1.31T by 2045.

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

Most Common Trade Partners

  1. $63.2B

  2. $48.1B

  3. $32.6B

In 2015, the top outbound Illinois domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was Indiana with $63.2B, followed by Wisconsin with $48.1B and Michigan and $32.6B.

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

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Health

95.1% of the population of Clinton County, IL has health coverage, with 55.9% on employee plans, 11.1% on Medicaid, 12.1% on Medicare, 13.7% on non-group plans, and 2.38% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in the county of Clinton County, IL was $8,262 in 2014. This is a 4.44% increase from the previous year ($7,911).

Primary care physicians in Clinton County, IL see 2362 patients per year on average, which represents a 6.42% decrease from the previous year (2524 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 2902 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 2902 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, Stephenson County and St. Clair County have the highest prevalence of diabetes (12.7%). Additionally, Stephenson County has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (35.7%)

Patient to Clinician Ratios

2,362 to 1

Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio

Primary care physicians in Clinton County, IL see an average of 2,362 patients per year. This represents a 6.42% decrease from the previous year (2,524 patients).

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

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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%).

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Access and Quality

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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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$8,262

Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care 

$4,875

Per Enrollee Private Health Insurance Spending on Personal Health Care

$4,959

Per Enrollee Medicaid Spending on Personal Health Care

$11,116

Per Enrollee Medicare Spending on Personal Health Care

Between 2013 and 2014, all personal health care spending per capita in Illinois (including private, Medicare, and Medicaid) grew 4.44%, from $7,911 to $8,262.

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

4.87%

Uninsured

55.9%

Employer Coverage

11.1%

Medicaid

12.1%

Medicare

13.7%

Non-Group

2.38%

Military or VA

Between 2016 and 2017, the percent of uninsured citizens in Clinton County, IL declined by 6.42% from 5.21% to 4.87%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Clinton County, IL changed over time compared with the percent of individuals enrolled in various types of health insurance.

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Health Risks

Data available at the county level.

Most at risk counties

  1. 12.7% prevalence

  2. 12.7% prevalence

  3. 12% prevalence

Stephenson County and St. Clair County have the highest prevalence of diabetes in Illinois, at 12.7%.

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

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Diversity

Clinton County, IL is home to a population of 37.6k people, from which 99.2% are citizens. As of 2017, 1.89% of Clinton County, IL residents were born outside of the country (712 people).

The ethnic composition of the population of Clinton County, IL is composed of 34.5k White Alone residents (91.6%), 1.34k Black or African American Alone residents (3.55%), 1.16k Hispanic or Latino residents (3.09%), 334 Two or More Races residents (0.887%), 224 Asian Alone residents (0.595%), 107 American Indian & Alaska Native Alone residents (0.284%), 5 Some Other Race Alone residents (0.0133%), and 0 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander Alone residents (0%).

The most common foreign languages spoken in Clinton County, IL are N/A.

Age

Age by Nativity

41

Median Native-Born Age

± 0.5

36

Median Foreign-Born Age

± 5.9

In 2017, the median age of all people in Clinton County, IL was 40.4. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 41, were generally older than than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 36. But people in Clinton County, IL are getting getting older. In 2016, the average age of all Clinton County, IL residents was 40.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

1.89%

2017 Foreign-Born Population

712 people

1.72%

2016 Foreign-Born Population

652 people

As of 2017, 1.89% of Clinton County, IL residents (712 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 Clinton County, IL was 1.72%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Global Diversity

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Most Common Origin

  1. Mexico

    669,904 ± 19,564 people

  2. India

    147,732 ± 9,382 people

  3. Poland

    136,910 ± 9,036 people

In 2017, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Illinois was Mexico, the natal country of 669,904 Illinois residents, followed by India with 147,732 and Poland with 136,910.

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Citizenship

99.2%

2017 Citizenship

99.4%

2016 Citizenship

As of 2017, 99.2% of Clinton County, IL residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.1%. In 2016, the percentage of US citizens in Clinton County, IL was 99.4%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been decreasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

Most Common

  1. White Alone

    34.5k ± 7

  2. Black or African American Alone

    1.34k ± 91

  3. Hispanic or Latino

    1.16k ± 193

In 2017, there were 25.8 times more White Alone residents (34.5k people) in Clinton County, IL than any other race or ethnicity. There were 1.34k Black or African American Alone and 1.16k 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 Clinton County, IL as a share of the total population.

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Non-English Speakers

Most Common Languages

  1. N/A

    N/A speakers (N/A%)

  2. N/A

    N/A speakers (N/A%)

  3. N/A

    N/A speakers (N/A%)

N/A% of Clinton County, IL citizens are speakers of a non-English language, which is approximately the same as the national average of 21.8%. In N/A, the most common non-English language spoken in Clinton County, IL was N/A. N/A% of the overall population of Clinton County, IL are native N/A speakers. N/A% speak N/A and N/A% speak N/A, the next two most common languages.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period

  1. Vietnam

    1,061 ± 154

  2. Gulf War (2001-)

    543 ± 155

  3. Gulf War (1990s)

    408 ± 108

Clinton County, IL has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 1.95 times greater than any other conflict.

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Education

In 2016, universities in Clinton County, IL awarded 1,494 degrees. The student population of Clinton County, IL is skewed towards women, with 1,488 male students and 2,177 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Clinton County, IL are White (1,175 and 78.6%), followed by Black or African American (233 and 15.6%), Hispanic or Latino (41 and 2.74%), and Two or More Races (22 and 1.47%).

The largest universities in Clinton County, IL by number of degrees awarded are Kaskaskia College (1,494 and 100%).

The most popular majors in Clinton County, IL are Nursing Assistant & Patient Care Assistant (240 and 16.1%), Liberal Arts & Sciences (201 and 13.5%), and Culinary Arts & Chef Training (81 and 5.42%).

The median tuition costs in Clinton County, IL 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

In 2015, the most common concentation for < 1 Year Postsecondary Certificate recipients in Clinton County, IL was Nursing Assistant & Patient Care Assistant with 240 degrees awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of students graduating with a < 1 Year Postsecondary Certificate from schools in Clinton County, IL according to their major.

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Universities

Largest Universities by degrees awarded

1,494 degrees awarded

$N/A

Median In-State Public

$N/A

Median Private

In 2016, the Clinton County, IL institution with the largest number of graduating students was Kaskaskia College with 1,494 degrees awarded.

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Student Gender for Common Institutions

737

Degrees Awarded to Men

757

Degrees Awarded to Women

In 2016, 737 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Clinton County, IL, which is 0.974 times less than the 757 female students who received degrees in the same year.

This chart displays the gender disparity between the institutions in Clinton County, IL by degrees awarded.

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Student Race and Ethnicity

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    1,175 degrees awarded

  2. Black or African American

    233 degrees awarded

  3. Hispanic or Latino

    41 degrees awarded

In 2016 the majority of degrees awarded at institutions in Clinton County, IL were to White students. These 1,175 degrees mean that there were 5.04 times more White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Black or African American, with 233 degrees awarded.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Clinton County, IL was $142,900 in 2017, which is 0.657 times smaller than the national average of $217,600. Between 2016 and 2017 the median property value increased from $141,200 to $142,900, a 1.2% increase. The homeownership rate in Clinton County, IL is 80.7%, which is higher than the national average of 63.9%. People in Clinton County, IL have an average commute time of 24.4 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Clinton County, IL is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Income

Household Income

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$64,543

Median Household Income

± $2,635

14.2k

Number of Households

± 613

In 2017, the median household income of the 14.2k households in Clinton County, IL grew to $64,543 from the previous year's value of $63,929.

The following chart displays the households in Clinton County, IL distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $75k - $100k range.

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Housing

Property Value

$142,900

2017 Median

± $4,510

$141,200

2016 Median

± $4,373

In 2017, the median property value in Clinton County, IL grew to to $142,900 from the previous year's value of $141,200.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Clinton County, IL 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 Clinton County, IL the largest share of households have a property value in the $150k - $175k range.

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Property Taxes

$3k+

Average Range

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

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Rent vs Own

80.7%

2017 Homeownership

82.4%

2016 Homeownership

In 2017, 80.7% of the housing units in Clinton County, IL were occupied by their owner. This percentage declined from the previous year's rate of 82.4%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is higher than the national average of 63.9%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in Clinton County, IL 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 Clinton County, IL distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Clinton County, IL have 2 cars, followed by 3 cars.

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Commute Time

24.4 minutes

Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Clinton County, IL have a shorter commute time (24.4 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.1 minutes). Additionally, 1.86% of the workforce in Clinton County, IL have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Method of Travel

  1. Drove Alone

    83.5%

  2. Carpooled

    8.84%

  3. Worked At Home

    3.1%

In 2017, the most common method of travel for workers in Clinton County, IL was Drove Alone (83.5%), followed by those who Carpooled (8.84%) and those who Worked At Home (3.1%).

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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