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Grand Rapids, Michigan Household Makeup and Size

Grand Rapids, Michigan Household Makeup and Size


2012 Household Family Makeup Statistics Grand Rapids, MI Michigan United States
Family HH 56.89% 65.72% 66.51%
Non-Family HH 43.11% 34.28% 33.49%
Family Households
Married Family HH 34.98% 47.42% 48.14%
Other Family HH 21.91% 18.3% 18.37%
Other Family Households
Male Householder, No Wife Present 4.6% 4.83% 4.98%
Female Householder, No Husband Present 17.31% 13.47% 13.39%
Married Family Households
With Children Under 18 15.17% 19.05% 21.18%
No Children Under 18 19.81% 28.37% 26.96%
Other Family Households
Male Householder, No Wife Present with Children Under 18 2.69% 2.72% 2.85%
Male Householder, No Wife Present with No Children 1.91% 2.1% 2.14%
Female Householder, No Husband Present with Children Under 18 12.46% 8.59% 8.65%
Female Householder, No Husband Present with No Children 4.85% 4.88% 4.74%
Non-Family Households
Male Householder 19.19% 15.94% 15.74%
Female Householder 23.92% 18.34% 17.75%
Married Family Households
With Children Under 18 15.17% 19.05% 21.18%
No Children Under 18 19.81% 28.37% 26.96%
2012 Household Size Statistics Grand Rapids, MI Michigan United States
Households 72,685 3,862,503 118,025,427
Households 2010 71,757 3,872,508 116,716,292
Households 2000 72,828 3,785,681 105,479,959
Households 1990 68,297 3,423,817 91,986,210
5 Year Households Projection (2017) 76,643 4,008,880 123,901,241
Household Growth Since 2010 1.29% -0.26% 1.12%
Household Growth Since 2000 -0.2% 2.03% 11.89%
Household Growth Since 1990 6.42% 12.81% 28.31%
Average Household Size 2.5 2.5 2.58
Median Household Size 2.66 2.64 2.71
1 Person 31.79% 28.22% 26.63%
2 Person 31.02% 34.03% 32.86%
3 Person 15.05% 15.55% 16.08%
4 Person 11.03% 12.67% 13.27%
5 Person 6.08% 5.86% 6.46%
6 Person 2.61% 2.28% 2.69%
7 or More Person 2.42% 1.39% 2.01%

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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