Table 2

Demographics and social determinants of health by metropolitan area

Median age (years)Gender
(% female)
Median income ($)Educational attainment* (%)Poverty rate (%)Unemployment rate (%)
New York37.948.360 76281.618.93.6
Los Angeles35.850.058 38577.019.14.0
Chicago34.951.255 19884.519.55.5
Houston32.950.451 14078.320.63.6
Phoenix33.550.354 76581.519.43.3
Philadelphia34.552.643 74483.924.95.0
San Antonio33.750.350 98082.018.63.8
San Diego35.449.575 45687.913.83.5
Dallas32.750.150 10076.520.44.3
San Jose37.049.9104 23484.29.12.8
Austin33.649.667 46289.114.52.8
Jacksonville35.851.752 57689.215.93.7
San Francisco38.348.9104 55288.510.92.6
Columbus32.251.251 61289.520.43.5
Indianapolis34.251.946 44285.519.14.0
  • All social determinants of health data were from 2018.

  • *Educational attainment defined as percentage of the population that obtained high school degree or higher.