TABLE 1

Land and Population Characteristics of PBS Counties

Harris, TXJefferson, KYWorcester, MA
Land area in square miles17031511380
Population, 2011 estimate4 180 894801 227746 906
Number of births, 2011a65 98010 0868772
Foreign born persons, %, 2007–201125.010.96.0
Non-English language spoken at home, %, age ≥5, 2007–201142.117.57.7
Median household income, 2007–2011$52 675$65 772$46 298
Persons below poverty level, %, 2007–201117.39.915.7