The information provided below was driven by the following zip codes: 33068, 33309, 33319, 33313, 33311.
How many people live in the defined study area?
Currently, there are 268,512 persons residing in the defined study area. This represents an increase of 17,460 or 7.0% since 2000. During the same period of time, the U.S. as a whole grew by 15.5%. (see page 4 of full report)
Is the population in this area projected to grow?
Yes, between 2017 and 2022, the population is projected to increase by 5.9% or 15,864 additional persons. During the same period, the U.S. population is projected to grow by 3.8%. (see page 4 of full report)
How much lifestyle diversity is represented?
The lifestyle diversity in the area is extremely high with a considerable 34 of the 50 U.S. Lifestyles segments represented. The top individual segment is Metro Multi-Ethnic Diversity representing 23.0% of all households. (see pages 13 and 14 of full report)
How do racial or ethnic groups contribute to diversity in this area?
Based upon the total number of different groups present, the racial/ethnic diversity in the area is extremely high. Among individual groups, Anglos represent 15.1% of the population and all other racial/ethnic groups make up a substantial 84.9% which is well above the national average of 39%. The largest of these groups, African-Americans, accounts for 66.6% of the total population. Hispanics/Latinos are projected to be the fastest growing group increasing by 11.5% between 2017 and 2022. (see pages 4 and 7 of full report)
What are the major generational groups represented?
The largest age group in terms of numbers is Survivors (age 36 to 56) comprised of 73,841 persons or 27.5% of the total population in the area. Generation Z (age 0 to 15) make up 22.2% of the population which compared to a national average of 20.1% makes them the most over-represented group in the area. (see page 4 of full report)
Overall, how traditional are the family structures?
The area can be described as extremely non-traditional due to the below average presence of married persons and two-parent families. (see page 6 of full report)
How educated are the adults?
Based upon the number of years completed and college enrollment, the overall education level in the area is very low. While 80.2% of the population aged 25 and over have graduated from high school as compared to the national average of 86.6%, college graduates account for 16.4% of those over 25 in the area versus 29.6% in the U.S. (see page 8 of full report)
Which household concerns are unusually high in the area?
Concerns which are likely to exceed the national average include: Racial/Ethnic Prejudice, Neighborhood Crime and Safety, Adequate Food, Finding Spiritual Teaching, Better Quality Healthcare and Finding Companionship. (see page 16 of full report)
What is the likely faith receptivity?
Overall, the likely faith involvement level and preference for historic Christian religious affiliations is about average when compared to national averages. (see page 15 of full report)
What is the likely giving potential in the area?
Based upon the average household income of $51,480 per year and the likely contribution behavior in the area, the overall religious giving potential can be described as very low. (see page 4 and 17 of full report)