Elim, PA

Census Place

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2022 Population
3,903
1.48% 1-year growth
US Senator
Bob Casey Jr.
Democratic Party
US Senator
John Fetterman
Democratic Party
2022 Median Age
43.4
3.58% 1-year increase
2022 Poverty Rate
8.71%
35.1% 1-year increase
2022 Median Household Income
$62,198
6.82% 1-year decline
2022 Median Property Value
$109,900
18.6% 1-year growth
2022 Employed Population
1,683
3.63% 1-year growth

About

In 2022, Elim, PA had a population of 3.9k people with a median age of 43.4 and a median household income of $62,198. Between 2021 and 2022 the population of Elim, PA grew from 3,846 to 3,903, a 1.48% increase and its median household income declined from $66,750 to $62,198, a −6.82% decrease.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Elim, PA are White (Non-Hispanic) (92.1%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (4.41%), White (Hispanic) (1.97%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (1.23%), and Two+ (Hispanic) (0.333%).

None of the households in Elim, PA 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.

99% of the residents in Elim, PA are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Elim, PA are Commonwealth Technical Institute (83 degrees awarded in 2022).

In 2022, the median property value in Elim, PA was $109,900, and the homeownership rate was 73.7%.

Most people in Elim, PA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 23.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Elim, PA was 2 cars per household.

Population & Diversity

Elim, PA is home to a population of 3.9k people, from which 99% are citizens. As of 2022, 3.36% of Elim, PA residents were born outside of the country (131 people).

In 2022, there were 20.9 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (3.59k people) in Elim, PA than any other race or ethnicity. There were 172 Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 77 White (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Citizenship

99%
2022 Citizenship
99.4%
2021 Citizenship

As of 2022, 99% of Elim, PA residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.5%. In 2021, the percentage of US citizens in Elim, PA was 99.4%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been decreasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Elim, PA
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    3.59k ± 417
  2. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)
    172 ± 184
  3. White (Hispanic)
    77 ± 106
2.31%
Hispanic Population
90 people

In 2022, there were 20.9 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (3.59k people) in Elim, PA than any other race or ethnicity. There were 172 Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 77 White (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

2.31% of the people in Elim, PA are hispanic (90 people).

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Global Diversity

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Most Common Origin
  1. India
    99,082 ± 7,698 people
  2. Dominican Republic
    90,229 ± 7,349 people
  3. China
    69,880 ± 6,473 people

In 2022, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Pennsylvania was India, the natal country of 99,082 Pennsylvania residents, followed by Dominican Republic with 90,229 and China with 69,880.

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Foreign-Born Population

3.36%
2022 Foreign-Born Population
131 people
2.63%
2021 Foreign-Born Population
101 people

As of 2022, 3.36% of Elim, PA residents (131 people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.6%. In 2021, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Elim, PA was 2.63%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    113 ± 81
  2. Gulf War (1990s)
    39 ± 49
  3. Korea
    2 ± 12

Elim, PA has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 2.9 times greater than any other conflict.

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Economy

The economy of Elim, PA employs 1.68k people. The largest industries in Elim, PA are Health Care & Social Assistance (280 people), Manufacturing (267 people), and Transportation & Warehousing (217 people), and the highest paying industries are Public Administration ($73,810), Health Care & Social Assistance ($63,158), and Educational Services, & Health Care & Social Assistance ($63,026).

Males in Pennsylvania have an average income that is 1.32 times higher than the average income of females, which is $62,610. The income inequality in Pennsylvania (measured using the Gini index) is 0.466, which is lower than than the national average.

Occupations

1.68k
2022 Value
± 352
3.63%
1 Year growth
± 29%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Elim, PA grew at a rate of 3.63%, from 1.62k employees to 1.68k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Elim, PA, are Office & Administrative Support Occupations (379 people), Production Occupations (292 people), and Health Diagnosing & Treating Practitioners & Other Technical Occupations (149 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Elim, PA.

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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Employment by Industries

1.68k
2022 Value
± 352
3.63%
1 Year growth
± 29%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Elim, PA grew at a rate of 3.63%, from 1.62k employees to 1.68k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Elim, PA, are Health Care & Social Assistance (280 people), Manufacturing (267 people), and Transportation & Warehousing (217 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Elim, PA, though some of these residents may live in Elim, PA and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Median Earnings by Industry

$50,223
Median earning men ± $4,254
$43,287
Median earning women ± $15,314

The industries with the best median earnings for men in 2022 are Educational Services, & Health Care & Social Assistance ($63,618), Manufacturing ($61,397), and Other Services Except Public Administration ($51,198).

The industries with the best median earnings for women in 2022 are Educational Services, & Health Care & Social Assistance ($61,838), Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($52,614), and Manufacturing ($44,256).

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Employment by Industry Sector

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2.78%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between February 2022 and February 2023

As of February 2023, there are 6.03M people employed in Pennsylvania. This represents a 2.78% increase in employment when compared to February 2022.

Right after the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, during April 2020, a general dip can be seen across industry sectors, resulting in an overall decline in employment by 18.1%.

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

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Civics

In the 2020 presidential election, the popular vote in Pennsylvania went to Joseph R Biden Jr. with 50% of the vote. The runner-up was Donald J. Trump (48.8%), followed by Jo Jorgensen (1.15%).

Bob Casey Jr. and John Fetterman are the senators currently representing the state of Pennsylvania. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Pennsylvania is currently represented by 17 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

US Senators from Pennsylvania

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Bob Casey Jr.
Senator from Pennsylvania1
Assumed office on January 3, 2007
John Fetterman
Senator from Pennsylvania3
Assumed office on January 3, 2023

Bob Casey Jr. and John Fetterman are the senators currently representing Pennsylvania.

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

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US Representatives from Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania is currently represented by 17 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 Pennsylvania have changed over time starting in 2008.

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Education

In 2022, universities in Elim, PA awarded 83 degrees. The student population of Elim, PA in 2022 is skewed towards men, with 72 male students and 22 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Elim, PA are White (57 and 68.7%), followed by Unknown (14 and 16.9%), Black or African American (10 and 12%), and Asian (1 and 1.2%).

The largest universities in Elim, PA by number of degrees awarded are Commonwealth Technical Institute (83 and 100%).

The most popular majors in Elim, PA are Building & Property Maintenance (15 and 18.1%), Welding Technology (13 and 15.7%), and Food Preparation Assistant (12 and 14.5%).

Enrollments by Gender and Races

In 2022 there were 94 students enrolled in Elim, PA, 76.6% men and 23.4% women.

By race, the largest number of students enrolled was concentrated in White with 57 records, of which 24.6% were women and 75.4% men.

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Concentrations

Most Common
  1. 15 degrees awarded
  2. 13 degrees awarded
  3. 6 degrees awarded

In 2022, the most common concentation for 1 to 2 Year Postsecondary Certificate recipients in Elim, PA was Building & Property Maintenance with 15 degrees awarded.

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Universities

Gender
Race
Largest Universities by degrees awarded
83 degrees awarded

In 2022, the institution with the largest number of graduating students was Commonwealth Technical Institute with 83 degrees awarded.

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Student Diversity

In 2022, 59 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Elim, PA, which is 2.46 times more than the 24 female students who received degrees in the same year.

In 2022 the most common race/ethnicity group awarded degrees at institutions was White students. These 57 degrees mean that there were 4.07 times more degrees awarded to White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Unknown, with 14 degrees awarded.

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Awarded Degrees over Time

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Average Net Price by Sector

Private not-for-profit, 2-year ($7,564) is the sector with the highest median state tuition in 2022.

Private not-for-profit, 2-year ($100) is the sector with the highest median state fee in 2022.

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Educational Pyramid

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In 2022, 0.733% of men over 25 years of age had not completed any academic degree (no schooling), while 0.743% of women were in the same situation.

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Educational Attainment

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The most common educational levels obtained by the working population in 2022 were High School or Equivalent (3.5M), Bachelors Degree (1.98M), and Some college (1.83M).

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Elim, PA was $109,900 in 2022, which is 0.39 times smaller than the national average of $281,900. Between 2021 and 2022 the median property value increased from $92,700 to $109,900, a 18.6% increase. The homeownership rate in Elim, PA is 73.7%, which is approximately the same as the national average of 64.8%.

People in Elim, PA have an average commute time of 23.2 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Elim, PA is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Property

$109,900
Median Property Value 2022
±$29,837
$1,092
Median Property Taxes
±$262

The following chart display owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Elim, PA the largest share of households pay taxes in the $2k - $3k range.

The chart underneath the paragraph shows the property taxes in Elim, PA compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies.

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Rent vs Own

73.7%
Homeownership
2022
58.8%
Homeowners with Mortgage
2022

In 2022, 73.7% of the housing units in Elim, PA were occupied by their owner. This percentage declined from the previous year's rate of 83.4%.

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Income by Location

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Race/Ethnicity
Census Tract 111
Highest Median Household Income (Total)

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Household Income

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$62,198
Median Household Income
± $25,946
1.48k
Number of Households
± 303

In 2022, the median household income of the 1.48k households in Elim, PA declined from $62,198 from the previous year's value of $66,750.

The following chart displays the households in Elim, PA 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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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Elim, PA is from Pennsylvania.
0.466
2022 Wage GINI in Pennsylvania
0.467
2021 Wage GINI in Pennsylvania

In 2022, the income inequality in Pennsylvania was 0.466 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.123% decline from 2021 to 2022, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even. The GINI for Pennsylvania was lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Pennsylvania in comparison to the national average.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2022
  1. Drove Alone (68.7%)
  2. Worked At Home (17.2%)
  3. Carpooled (8.02%)

In 2022, 68.7% of workers in Elim, PA drove alone to work, followed by those who worked at home (17.2%) and those who carpooled to work (8.02%).

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Commute Time

23.2 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Elim, PA have a shorter commute time (23.2 minutes) than the normal US worker (26.7 minutes). Additionally, 4.31% of the workforce in Elim, PA have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Elim, PA distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Elim, PA have 2 cars.

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Poverty & Diversity

8.71% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Elim, PA (310 out of 3.56k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is lower than the national average of 12.5%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 35 - 44, followed by Females 12 - 14 and then Females 65 - 74.

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Elim, PA is White, followed by Black and Native American.

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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Health

100% of the population of Elim, PA has health coverage, with 52.5% on employee plans, 12.6% on Medicaid, 16.4% on Medicare, 10.1% on non-group plans, and 8.4% on military or VA plans.

Primary care physicians in Cambria County, PA see 1217 patients per year on average, which represents a 2.09% decrease from the previous year (1243 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1671 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 463 patients per year.

Patient to Clinician Ratios

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1,217 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Cambria County, PA

Primary care physicians in Cambria County, PA see an average of 1,217 patients per year. This represents a 2.09% decrease from the previous year (1,243 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Cambria County, PA in comparison to its neighboring geographies.

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Health Care Diversity

In 2022, insured persons according to age ranges were distributed in 23.4% under 18 years, 9.25% between 18 and 34 years, 43.1% between 35 and 64 years, and 24.3% over 64 years.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 43.4% were men and 56.6% were women.

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Uninsured People

0%
Uninsured
52.5%
Employer Coverage
12.6%
Medicaid
16.4%
Medicare
10.1%
Non-Group
8.4%
Military or VA

Between 2021 and 2022, the percent of uninsured citizens in Elim, PA stayed by NaNN% from 0% to 0%.

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