Unincorporated: Mountain Empire

The Mountain Empire is a large, rural area in the southeast corner of the region along the international border.

Indicator Details

Indicatorssort descending Primary Domain Indicator Value Rank Tier
Access to Mainstream Financial Services Economic Health 28.8% 125 Bottom
Access to Parks and Open Space Natural Areas 0 140 Bottom
Adult Educational Attainment Educational Opportunities 75.7% 124 Bottom
Age of Housing Housing 52.6% 81 Middle
Blood Lead Levels in Children Housing -% - Data N/A
Business Retention Economic Health 10.5% 2 Top
Chronic School Absence Health Systems and Public Safety -% - Data N/A
Commute Mode Share Transportation 13.5% 79 Middle
Employment Rate Employment Opportunities 44.8% 138 Bottom
Excessive Housing Cost Burden Housing 26.1% 5 Top
Food Desert Neighborhood Characteristics 50.0% 24 Top
High School Graduation Rate Educational Opportunities 66.7% 65 Middle
Household Transportation Costs Transportation 26.3% 148 Bottom
Local Business Vitality Economic Health 55.8% 59 Middle
Long-Term Unemployment Employment Opportunities 5.0% 57 Middle
Low Birth Weight Health Systems and Public Safety 6.1% 44 Top
Motor Vehicle Collisions Health Systems and Public Safety 2 26 Top
Offsite Alcohol Outlets Neighborhood Characteristics 23.9 141 Bottom
Pedestrian Connectivity Transportation 2.3 148 Bottom
Preschool Enrollment Educational Opportunities 74.5% 23 Top
Preventable Hospitalizations Health Systems and Public Safety - - Data N/A
Proximity to Brownfield Sites Environmental Hazards 0.0% 1 Top
Proximity to Superfund Sites Environmental Hazards 0.0% 1 Top
Public Assisted Households Employment Opportunities 23.1% 134 Bottom
Reading Proficiency Educational Opportunities 36.6% 117 Bottom
Residential Mobility Social Cohesion 94.5% 2 Top
Residential Proximity to Traffic Environmental Hazards 0.0% 1 Top
School Proximity to Traffic Environmental Hazards -% - Data N/A
School Readiness Scores Educational Opportunities -% - Data N/A
Toxic Releases from Facilities Environmental Hazards 0.0% 1 Top
Transit Accessibility Transportation 1.8 140 Bottom
Travel Time to Work Employment Opportunities 34.5 148 Bottom
Tree Cover Natural Areas 0.7% 98 Middle
Vacancy Rates Housing 43.6% 147 Bottom
Violent Crime Health Systems and Public Safety 10.3 93 Middle
Voter Participation Social Cohesion 72.9% 96 Middle
Walkability Neighborhood Characteristics -3.1 126 Bottom