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Community Health Data Base
An Information Service of the Philadelphia Health Management Corporation

The Community Health Data Base provides access to past and present data from the U.S. Census Bureau. Data are available at the census tract, neighborhood, health district, Minor Civil Division (MCD), and ZIP Code levels, as well as by county and for the region as a whole.

Selected data from the CHDB's Census product include:

  • Population Totals
  • Age Distribution
  • Racial/Ethnic Distribution
  • Gender Distribution
  • Household Income
  • Poverty Status
  • Educational Status
  • Employment /Occupation
  • Female-Headed Households
  • Disability Status
  • Grandparent Caretakers
  • Household Composition
  • Elderly Living Alone
  • Linguistically Isolated
  • Citizenship
  • Housing Units
  • Year House Built
  • Length of Time at Residence
  • Median Housing Value

Demographic and vital statistics data are available to members on a CD containing PHMC's own easy-to-use software program called the Profiler. The CD is compatible with any Windows-based operating system and allows for quick data aggregation based on user-specified County, Zipcode, or Census-tract areas.

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Data Sources

PHMC's Southeastern Pennsylvania Household Health Survey

U.S. Census Data

Vital Statistics Data

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Data
Property-based Data