Wilkes-Barre, PA has a population of 40,964, including 69% white, 16% latino, and 13% black.
|Median Income (Household)||$31,248|
|Number Of Employees||16,564|
|Median Property Value||$76,700|
The median household income in Wilkes-Barre, PA is around $31,248, while the median age is 33.8. This city is a home to major universities: Wilkes University, Master's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs, and Master's Colleges and Universities. 16,564 employees work in Wilkes-Barre, PA. The homeownership rate among the residents is 46.62%. The median property value that you should keep in mind is $76,700.
Numbers claim that the employment rate in Wilkes-Barre, PA changed by -3%, so let’s see what are the most common job groups in this area. People of Wilkes-Barre, PA prefer to work in Administrative, Sales and Production.
|Farming, Fishing, & Forestry||0%|
|Life, Physical, & Social Science||0%|
|Fire Fighting Supervisors||1%|
|Architecture & Engineering||1%|
|Computer & Mathematical||1%|
|Law Enforcement Supervisors||2%|
|Arts & Recreation||2%|
|Community & Social Service||2%|
|Construction & Extraction||3%|
|Installation, Maintenance, & Repair||3%|
|Education, Training, & Library||3%|
|Business & Financial Operations||3%|
|Personal Care & Service||5%|
|Cleaning & Maintenance||5%|
|Food & Serving||8%|
Keeping in mind that the employment rate changed by -3% recently, there must be a strong understanding of industries people of Wilkes-Barre, PA work in. The most common industries are Retail trade, Healthcare & Social Assistance and Manufacturing. Please note that not all the residents of Wilkes-Barre, PA work in the area and may be employed outside of the city. Our data is tagged to their residential address, not the work address.
|Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting||0%|
|Mining, Quarrying, Oil, Gas Extraction||0%|
|Real Estate, Rental & Leasing||1%|
|Arts, Entertainment, Recreation||3%|
|Professional, Scientific, Tech Services||3%|
|Finance & Insurance||4%|
|Transportation & Warehousing||5%|
|Other services, except public administration||5%|
|Admin., Support, Waste Management Services||5%|
|Accommodation & Food Service||11%|
|Healthcare & Social Assistance||16%|
According to latest census, Wilkes-Barre, PA is a home for 69% white residents. The second common group is latino with 16% residents. The list of the most common racial or ethnic groups is closed by black with 13% residents.
Past year Wilkes-Barre, PA universities awarded around 5,182 degrees. Statistics show that the population of students in Wilkes-Barre, PA include 820 male students and 1,308 female students. Wilkes-Barre, PA offers private and public tuition with a median cost of $31,946 for private four-year colleges and $0 for in-state public four-year colleges. The largest university of this city is the Wilkes University with the majority of graduates. The King's College and Jolie Hair and Beauty Academy-Wilkes-Barre hold the second and the third place respectively. The share of the public colleges in Wilkes-Barre, PA is n/a% and 100% go to the private colleges.
The age groups that most likely have the health care coverage in Wilkes-Barre, PA are 55-64 years old for men and 55-64 years old for women. Wilkes-Barre, PA offers a 80 primary care clinician to 1 patient ratio. Data records state that dentists ratio is 64 to 1, speaking of mental health doctors ratio, it’s 86 to 1 resident.
|Primary Care||1 to 80|
|Dentists||1 to 64|
|Mental Health||1 to 86|
|Other||1 to 83|
The workers of Wilkes-Barre, PA traveled to their offices around 17.77 minutes lately and drove alone to get there. The rest of the residents carpooled and walked.