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Portland Household Makeup and Size

2012 Household Family Makeup Statistics Portland, OR Oregon United States
Family Households(HH) 49.89% 63.28% 66.51%
Non-Family Households(HH) 50.11% 36.72% 33.49%
Family Households
Married Family HH 35.19% 47.65% 48.14%
Other Family HH 14.7% 15.63% 18.37%
Other Family Households
Male Householder, No Wife Present 4.4% 4.81% 4.98%
Female Householder, No Husband Present 10.3% 10.82% 13.39%
Married Family Households
with Children Under 18 14.92% 19.33% 21.18%
with No Children Under 18 20.27% 28.32% 26.96%
Other Family Households
Male Householder, No Wife Present with Children Under 18 2.38% 2.93% 2.85%
Male Householder, No Wife Present with No Children Under 18 2.02% 1.88% 2.14%
Female Householder, No Husband Present with Children Under 18 6.48% 7.14% 8.65%
Female Householder, No Husband Present with No Children Under 18 3.82% 3.68% 4.74%
Non-Family Households
Male Householder 23.92% 17.32% 15.74%
Female Householder 26.19% 19.4% 17.75%

The data for Portland, OR may also contain data for the following areas: Portland

Family Household: A family household is a household maintained by a householder who is in a family, and includes any unrelated people (unrelated subfamily members and/or secondary individuals) who may be residing there.

Married Family Household: A married family household consists of a married householder and one or more other persons living in the same household who are related to the householder by birth, marriage or adoption.

Other Family Household: An other family household consists of a householder and one or more other persons living in the same household who are related to the householder by birth or adoption. These households may have a Male Householder with No Wife Present and/or Female Householder with No Husband Present.

Non-Family Household: A non-family household consists of a householder living alone (a one-person household) or where the householder shares the home exclusively with people to whom he/she is not related.

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Portland Household Average Size Graph

2012 Household Size Statistics Portland, OR Oregon United States
Households 253516.0 1539890.0 1.18025427E8
Households 2010 247501.0 1518938.0 1.16716292E8
Households 2000 223547.0 1333714.0 1.05479959E8
Households 1990 205947.0 1105285.0 9.198621E7
5 Year Households Projection (2017) 266961.0 1626077.0 1.23901241E8
Household Growth Since 2010 2.43% 1.38% 1.12%
Household Growth Since 2000 13.41% 15.46% 11.89%
Household Growth Since 1990 23.1% 39.32% 28.31%
Average Household Size 2.28 2.47 2.58
Median Household Size 2.48 2.62 2.71
1 Person 34.07% 27.41% 26.63%
2 Person 34.88% 36.18% 32.86%
3 Person 13.95% 15.15% 16.08%
4 Person 9.86% 11.85% 13.27%
5 Person 4.11% 5.54% 6.46%
6 Person 1.66% 2.3% 2.69%
7 or More Person 1.48% 1.58% 2.01%

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