Community & Work Disparities
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Percentage of People with an Ambulatory Disability in United States

Percentage of People with an Ambulatory Disability in United States Counties have been grouped using the US state quartile ranges and United States is in the third quartile with a value of 6.8%. The following cities in United States have the value, Anchorage 4.8%, Asheville 6.3%, Austin 4.0%, Baltimore 8.8%, Baton Rouge 8.0%, Birmingham 10.5%, Boise 4.9%, Chicago 6.3%, Columbia 6.0%, Columbus 6.1%, Denver 4.7%, Detroit 11.9%, Fresno 7.0%, Gastonia 8.6%, Greensboro 5.3%, Houston 5.2%, Indianapolis 7.1%, Lansing 7.9%, Las Vegas 7.1%, Little Rock 6.7%, Memphis 7.5%, Milwaukee 7.1%, Minneapolis 4.9%, Missoula 5.3%, Montgomery 9.3%, Nashville 6.4%, New Orleans 7.5%, Oakland 6.8%, Phoenix 5.2%, Pittsburgh 7.2%, Portland 6.0%, Raleigh 4.1%, Richmond 8.1%, Riverside 5.0%, Sacramento 6.7%, Salt Lake City 4.6%, San Francisco 5.7%, Santa Barbara 4.5%, Seattle 4.2%, Spokane 8.1%, St. Petersburg 7.6%, Tacoma 7.6%, Tampa 6.5%, Tucson 7.7%, Tulsa 7.7%, Urban Honolulu CDP 6.1% & Washington 6.2%.Percentage of People with an Ambulatory Disability Albuquerque, 6.8%Anchorage, 4.8%Asheville, 6.3%Austin, 4.0%Baltimore, 8.8%Baton Rouge, 8.0%Birmingham, 10.5%Boise, 4.9%Chicago, 6.3%Columbia, 6.0%Columbus, 6.1%Denver, 4.7%Detroit, 11.9%Fresno, 7.0%Gastonia, 8.6%Greensboro, 5.3%Houston, 5.2%Indianapolis, 7.1%Lansing, 7.9%Las Vegas, 7.1%Little Rock, 6.7%Memphis, 7.5%Milwaukee, 7.1%Minneapolis, 4.9%Missoula, 5.3%Montgomery, 9.3%Nashville, 6.4%New Orleans, 7.5%Oakland, 6.8%Phoenix, 5.2%Pittsburgh, 7.2%Portland, 6.0%Raleigh, 4.1%Richmond, 8.1%Riverside, 5.0%Sacramento, 6.7%Salt Lake City, 4.6%San Francisco, 5.7%Santa Barbara, 4.5%Seattle, 4.2%Spokane, 8.1%St. Petersburg, 7.6%Tacoma, 7.6%Tampa, 6.5%Tucson, 7.7%Tulsa, 7.7%Urban Honolulu CDP, 6.1%Washington, 6.2%

Data source. , American Community Survey (ACS), 5 year Estimates. Table S1810, disability characteristics.
Calculation. The sum of people under 5, age 5 to 17, age 18 to 64 and 65 and above with a ambulatory disability divided by the total population.

Percentage of People with an Ambulatory Disability by Region
RegionPercentage of People with an Ambulatory Disability
United States6.6%
Albuquerque6.8%
Anchorage4.8%
Asheville6.3%
Austin4.0%
Baltimore8.8%
Baton Rouge8.0%
Birmingham10.5%
Boise4.9%
Chicago6.3%
Columbia6.0%
Columbus6.1%
Denver4.7%
Detroit11.9%
Fresno7.0%
Gastonia8.6%
Greensboro5.3%
Houston5.2%
Indianapolis7.1%
Lansing7.9%
Las Vegas7.1%
Little Rock6.7%
Memphis7.5%
Milwaukee7.1%
Minneapolis4.9%
Missoula5.3%
Montgomery9.3%
Nashville6.4%
New Orleans7.5%
Oakland6.8%
Phoenix5.2%
Pittsburgh7.2%
Portland6.0%
Raleigh4.1%
Richmond8.1%
Riverside5.0%
Sacramento6.7%
Salt Lake City4.6%
San Francisco5.7%
Santa Barbara4.5%
Seattle4.2%
Spokane8.1%
St. Petersburg7.6%
Tacoma7.6%
Tampa6.5%
Tucson7.7%
Tulsa7.7%
Urban Honolulu CDP6.1%
Washington6.2%
Percentage of People with an Ambulatory DisabilityPercentage of People with an Ambulatory DisabilityA bar chart listed in descending orderDetroit    11.9Birmingham    10.5Montgomery    9.3Baltimore    8.8Gastonia    8.6Richmond    8.1Spokane    8.1Baton Rouge    8.0Lansing    7.9Tulsa    7.7Tucson    7.7St. Petersburg    7.6Tacoma    7.6Memphis    7.5New Orleans    7.5Pittsburgh    7.2Las Vegas    7.1Milwaukee    7.1Indianapolis    7.1Fresno    7.0Oakland    6.8Albuquerque    6.8Sacramento    6.7Little Rock    6.7United States    6.6Tampa    6.5Nashville    6.4Asheville    6.3Chicago    6.3Washington    6.2Columbus    6.1Urban Honolulu CDP    6.1Columbia    6.0Portland    6.0San Francisco    5.7Missoula    5.3Greensboro    5.3Phoenix    5.2Houston    5.2Riverside    5.0Boise    4.9Minneapolis    4.9Anchorage    4.8Denver    4.7Salt Lake City    4.6Santa Barbara    4.5Seattle    4.2Raleigh    4.1Austin    4.00%5%10%